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…

TransNamib revives rail tourism

TransNamib’s vintage Rovos Rail, for the first time since 2019, resumed its first ten-day bi-annual Namibian safari roundtrip through the country, reviving the rail tourism sector after the massive impact of COVID-19 on the tourism…

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…