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Namibia is currently investigating the origins of 152 containers of timber which were intercepted at the Port of Walvis Bay by the recently established Port Control Unit.

Paratus Namibia Holdings says it has started with the construction of a data centre, with the project slated for completion in the third quarter of 2022 and expected to cost N$123 million.

The Namibia Airports Company (NAC) says the aviation industry is on the mend after a downturn due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, with the airports operator recording a 54% increase in passenger movements between the months of July and August 2021.

Namibia has received 100,620 doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines donated by the United States of America.

Namibia should expect to be off the United Kingdom ‘red list’ by early October if the Ministry of International Relations (MIRCO) has its way.

Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform says more than 5000 herd of cattle have been infected by a Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) outbreak in the Zambezi region, with 150 cattle reported to have died due to FMD related causes.

Zambia’s new finance minister, Situmbeko Musokotwane, said talks with the International Monetary Fund in Washington on Thursday were “very progressive” as the southern African nation sought funding needed to escape from a debt crisis.

CENORED and Mobile Telecommunications Limited MTC (MTC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Wednesday, centered around the digital transformation of the electricity industry, through, smart metering, automations and tailor-made solution for the industry.

Namibia plans to issue a Green Bond next year with funds raised to be used for the development of green hydrogen projects in the country.

Namibia’s domestic economy recorded a positive growth of 1.6% during the second quarter of 2021 compared to a decline of 11.6% recorded in the corresponding quarter of 2020, the Namibia Statistics Agency (NSA) announced on Thursday.