Namib Desert under threat Plan to introduce train…

A PROMINENT lodge operator says a proposal to construct a motor and railway transport system in the pristine Namib Desert ecosystem could threaten the environment and create a monopoly for businessman Laban Kandume. The area…

Change in COVID-19 protocols a positive for the…

The recent change in COVID-19 protocols is a positive for the local tourism sector, said investment research firm, Simonis Storm Securities (SSS) in a report on hospitality statistics for February released last week. “We remain…

Namibia launches virtual-tourism platform

Namibia's Wildlife Resorts (NWR) on Thursday launched its first, virtual-tourism platform that will allow viewers an immersive experience of the variety of tourist features Namibia has to offer. NWRs managing director Matthias Ngwangwama said that…

Namibia: Tourism Sector Welcomes Qatar Airways Return

The tourism sector has welcomed Qatar Airways' decision to resume direct return flights from Doha to Windhoek by July this year. At the moment, the direct (non-stop) flights between Windhoek-Doha have been inactive. With Qatar…