High-risk classification a blow for tourism – Truth,…

Tourism and hospitality players say Namibia’s classification, as a high-risk destination is a huge blow to the already struggling sector due to uncontrollable levels of Covid-19 new infections and deaths. The Centres for Disease Control…

First title in 30 years to detail the…

The official launch of Helge Denker’s new 436-page book on twenty two of Namibia’s parks had to be cancelled this week but the book’s release has still gone ahead. This is the first comprehensive title…

NTB depletes cash reserves

The Namibia Tourism Board is depleting its cash reserves as the industry continues to suffer blows with the ever changing travel restrictions, said chief executive officer Digu //Naobeb. //Naobeb, who was speaking at a press…

Cultural, heritage tourism to boost rural development

The lack of recognition of Namibia's cultural and heritage resources is among the major obstacles to rural development in the country. This is according to the findings of a recently launched report titled 'National strategy…

Nearly 24,000 tourists visit Namibia since September

Namibia has managed to attract 23,997 tourists since the launch of the country's International Tourism Revival Initiative which commenced on September 1, 2020, Deputy Minister of Environment, Forestry and Tourism, Heather Sibungo said Monday. The…