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3rd consecutive fuel hike on the horizon

New fuel prices are on the radar, according to the latest announcement from the Ministry of Mines and Energy. The authorities say the fuel price review for April 2021 has resolved to increase the price of petrol by 50 cents per liter and diesel by 50 cents per liter. The …

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Amid the controversy over sea mining, the Ministry says it remains neutral

Since 2011, Namibians have been debating whether or not to mine for marine phosphate. The Ministry of Environment, Forestry, and Tourism has declared itself neutral on the topic after ten years of the country’s most contentious debate. Despite this, government leaders, billionaire capitalists, and activists have been treading a fine …

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High Court defers ruling on Sandpiper project

The Namibian High Court has deferred its decision on an application filed by the Confederation of Namibian Fishing Associations and three other parties questioning the validity of Namibian Marine Phosphate’s (NMP) Sandpiper mining license to April 12. The judgment was scheduled to be delivered on March 8 after a hearing …

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