Transport

Air Namibia warns of closure

2 weeks ago - 28 November 2019 | Transport

Air Namibia says it will be forced to close down if no bailout package is forthcoming from the Treasury.Finance minister Calle Schlettwein recently expressed doubt whether the airline's request for a N$2.5 billion bailout could...

Calle clips Air Namibia's bailout wings

1 month - 24 October 2019 | Transport

Air Namibia will have to fend for itself after finance minister Calle Schlettwein said government cannot afford to give in to the airline's demands for another massive bailout, as it will not create a single...

Air Namibia a hard sell - Jooste

1 month - 16 October 2019 | Transport

Public enterprises minister Leon Jooste says Air Namibia may not be an easy sell, even if the government were to consider selling the embattled airline.This follows a newspaper report that three airlines are courting Namibia's...

Namibia gets ICAO safety certificate

2 months ago - 15 October 2019 | Transport

Namibia received the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) President Certificate in Aviation Security at the organisation's 40th general assembly held in Montreal, Canada, in late September.This certificate is usually awarded to a particular ICAO member...

TransNamib gets N$2.5bn

2 months ago - 14 October 2019 | Transport

TransNamib CEO Johny Smith says Namibian and southern African development banks have approved funding of N$2.5 billion for the parastatal's ambitious business plan that was approved by cabinet in December 2018.Smith says the aim is...

HKIA upgrades start, finally

2 months ago - 17 September 2019 | Transport

The handling capacity of Hosea Kutako International Airport will be doubled by a N$250 million project starting next week to eliminate congestion at Namibia's flagship...

Air Namibia appoints new board chair

3 months ago - 11 September 2019 | Transport

Existing Air Namibia board member Escher Luanda has been announced as the new board chairperson of the embattled national air carrier. Luanda was announced as...

NamPort 'within ambit of ECC'

3 months ago - 05 September 2019 | Transport

NamPort says no dust was generated by the transportation of manganese ore on uncovered rail wagons through Lüderitz to the harbour.The parastatal reacted to an...

Bell tolls for Air Nam

3 months ago - 02 September 2019 | Transport

Liquidated Belgian aviation firm Challenge Air SA says it is growing impatient at Air Namibia's failure to settle a N$400 million suit over the lease...

SA trucker strike called off?

3 months ago - 02 September 2019 | Transport

There seems to have been an agreement to halt the trucker strike that was slated to take place today in South Africa, according to a...

Illicit second-hand vehicles to be disposed of

3 months ago - 02 September 2019 | Transport

Cabinet has approved the disposal of illicit vehicles that were destined for the Namibian market without proper customs clearance.This will be done in accordance with...

Ehangano lyoChallenge Air lya loloka omaipopilo

3 months ago - 02 September 2019 | Transport

Ehangano lyomatukodhila lyoChallenge Air S.A. olya popi kutya itali vulu we okutsikila okwiidhidhimikila ehangano lyomatukodhila lyaNamibia lyoAir Namibia sho lya ndopa okufuta oshimaliwa shoomiliyona 400...

Transport

Airport will get Ya Toivo...

3 months ago - 21 August 2019 | Transport

A statue of the late anti-apartheid stalwart Herman Andimba Toivo Ya Toivo will be erected at the airport in Ondangwa at a later stage.In the...

Ya Toivo family not happy

3 months ago - 19 August 2019 | Transport

Shali Kamati, the nephew of the late anti-apartheid stalwart Herman Andimba Toivo Ya Toivo, has expressed his disappointment after government failed to erect a statue...

TransNamib moves manganese

4 months ago - 15 August 2019 | Transport

TransNamib has announced that it moved the first shipment of manganese ore for the South African company, TradePort Namibia, from Ariamsvlei to the port of...

Taxi union wants answers from...

4 months ago - 12 August 2019 | Transport

The Namibia Transport and Taxi Union (NTTU) announced last week that it will hold demonstrations starting on 20 August, while it is adamant that President...

Ehangano lyaanataxi lya hala omayamukulo...

4 months ago - 12 August 2019 | Transport

Ehangano lyoNamibia Transport and Taxi Union (NTTU) olya tseyitha kutya otali ka ninga ehololomadhilaadhilo okutameka momasiku 20 gaAguste omanga lya hala okupewa omayamukulo okuza kOmupresidende...

Taxi union renews court threat

4 months ago - 07 August 2019 | Transport

The Namibia Transport and Taxi Union (NTTU) is threatening to move forward with a lawsuit against government for failing to reduce “unconstitutional and unjust traffic...

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