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Corona decimates SADC tourism sector

Clouds of white mist swirl into the sky and return to earth as a fine spray as locals walk past the closed Zimbabwean entrance to the Victoria Falls, usually one of Africa’s most popular tourist attractions. ...Read More

Tourism gets US$15m fillip from Germany

Windhoek - Namibia’s tourism sector this week got a R250 million (about US$15 million) from the German government, which will be used to combat the ill effects of COVID-19 on the key economic driver. ...Read More

Namibia gets millions from charcoal

Windhoek - Namibian has made more than US$200 million from charcoal exports over the past decade, thanks to improved production and programmes to empower communal farmers in the Southern African country. ...Read More

Corona clips airlines’ wings

Windhoek – Airlines in Southern Africa have seen revenue plunging 60 percent and passenger statistics tumbling 58 percent in the four since most countries in the region went into lockdown as a new coronavirus control measure. ...Read More

Making the COVID moment count

African economies are facing a COVID-19 induced crisis. Global demand for raw materials has collapsed. International tourism has virtually halted. And even wealthier governments on the continent have been unable to provide the financial support necessary to prop up their struggling sectors. ...Read More

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