German Embassy in Namibia to Receive Schengen Visa…

The German Embassy in Windhoek, Namibia, will receive applications for Schengen visas at the Consular Section again, starting from August 2. Such a decision has been confirmed through a statement published by the Embassy, while…

Banning hunting trophy imports to impact Namibia –…

MINISTER of environment, forestry and tourism Pohamba Shifeta says the banning of hunting trophy imports by the United Kingdom (UK), Belgium and Finland may have negative consequences for Namibia and its wildlife. He yesterday at…

Govt to focus on women, youth in tourism

NAMIBIA, being a youthful nation with mainly women-headed households, needs an agenda which cannot exclude women and young people. This was said by Seimy Shidute, the deputy executive director of administration, planning and tourism in…

Dysfunctional European airports dent Nam tourism

DYSFUNCTIONAL airports at Namibia's top tourist markets might limit the number of flights coming to Namibia, thereby limiting tourist inflows into the country, until the situation has been resolved. According to a report by Simonis…

How Kenya & Namibia tourism survived the pandemic…

A new case study detailing how collaboration and resilience were key to Kenya and Namibia’s conservation and tourism industries survival of the COVID-19 pandemic was released at the IUCN Africa Protected Areas Congress (APAC) this…

Diplomats implored to become tourists

International relations minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah has encouraged heads of diplomatic missions assigned to Namibia to explore the country, saying it is a vast country with cities, towns and villages that are all unique in their…