Transport

Investigation ordered into aviation watchdog

3 weeks ago - 22 July 2020 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEK Transport minister John Mutorwa has called for an independent investigation into the affairs of the Namibia Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA). This follows suspended assistant legal officer Natalia Isak,...

Massive shipment of sulphur arrives

1 month - 13 July 2020 | Transport

STAFF REPORTER WALVIS BAYColeman Transport was recently contracted by a local uranium mine to transport 42 000 tons of sulphur from the port of Walvis Bay to the mine. The cargo, worth an estimated N$84.3...

2 427 vehicles offloaded in Walvis Bay

1 month - 13 July 2020 | Transport

STAFF REPORTERWALVIS BAYA total of 2 427 vehicles have been offloaded at the port of Walvis Bay from roll-on/roll-off (ro-ro) vessels from the beginning of 2020. The Namibian Ports Authority (Namport) said imports continued despite...

High Court restores Air Namibia's licence

1 month - 10 July 2020 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGEWINDHOEKThe Windhoek High Court on Wednesday evening overturned a decision taken by the Transport Commission of Namibia which barred Air Namibia from making any flights.The decision to temporarily revoke the airline's licence was overturned...

Air Namibia wants its wings unclipped

1 month - 09 July 2020 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGEWINDHOEKAir Namibia has written to the Transport Commission of Namibia, demanding to know why the national carrier's air services licence has been temporarily suspended.The airline wanted a response from the commission by 17:00 yesterday.Air...

Namibia has the best roads in Africa

1 month - 26 June 2020 | Transport

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKNamibia has again been ranked as having the best road infrastructure in Africa.This is according to the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Quality of Road...

Hosea congestion project continues

1 month - 24 June 2020 | Transport

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThe contractors of the massive congestion alleviation project at the Hosea Kutako International Airport are capitalising on the downtime caused by the coronavirus pandemic....

Air Namibia and NAC head offices on lockdown

1 month - 23 June 2020 | Transport

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKBoth Air Namibia and the Namibia Airports Company (NAC) have announced that their head offices will be on lockdown for 14 days to investigate...

Air Namibia and NAC head offices on lockdown

1 month - 21 June 2020 | Transport

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEKBoth Air Namibia and the Namibia Airports Company (NAC) have announced that their head offices will be on lockdown for 14 days to...

Creditors circle Air Namibia

2 months ago - 10 June 2020 | Transport

RONELLE RADEMEYERWINDHOEKThe turnaround plan for Air Namibia that minister of state-owned enterprises Leon Jooste submitted to the cabinet committee on the treasury last week does...

Air Namibia suspends repatriation flights

2 months ago - 09 June 2020 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGEWINDHOEK Air Namibia has announced it will be suspending repatriation flights. The company first announced the suspension on Twitter yesterday. “Air Namibia has announced...

PDM worried about essential goods

2 months ago - 09 June 2020 | Transport

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThe Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) says the government has failed to cooperate with the logistics sector to introduce a workable plan for keeping up...

Transport

Angola extends Port of Luanda...

2 months ago - 02 June 2020 | Transport

This past Friday, Xinhua reported that Angola has extended to June 30 the deadline for the submission of bids for the concession and operation of...

'Withdraw taxi fare hike'

2 months ago - 26 May 2020 | Transport

JEMIMA BEUKESWINDHOEK The Popular Democratic Movement (PDM) has urged the transport ministry and Road Transportation Board of Namibia to withdraw the temporary 15% taxi fare...

Air Namibia to jet out...

2 months ago - 20 May 2020 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKThe national carrier is in the process of preparing repatriation flights for more foreign nationals stuck in Namibia and seeking...

China offers 90% of airport...

2 months ago - 20 May 2020 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKThe Chinese government has offered to finance up to 90% of the...

Commuters refuse to pay increased...

2 months ago - 19 May 2020 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGEWINDHOEKCommuters are refusing to pay the recently introduced 15% taxi hike.This is according to Namibia Transport and Taxi Union (NTTU) president, Werner Januarie.The NTTU,...

Air Namibia loses N$100m a...

3 months ago - 27 April 2020 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGEWINDHOEKAir Namibia has confirmed losing as much as N$100 million per month in revenue since its planes were grounded because of the coronavirus pandemic.The...

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