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Fuel Price Increase September 2021 Fuel Price Increase September 2021
27 Aug 2021
Kindly be informed that the Ministry has resolved to adjust fuel prices for September 2021 as follows: Increase the petrol price by 60 c/l Increase the diesel price by 30 c/l The effective date is 1 September 2021 This means, the fuel pump prices in Walvis.. [read more]
Fuel Price Unchanged August 2021 Fuel Price Unchanged August 2021
02 Aug 2021
Kindly be informed that the Ministry has resolved to keep fuel prices for August 2021 as follows: petrol pump prices in Walvis Bay remain N13.55c/L diesel price will remain N$13.58 c/L Fuel pump prices countrywide will also remain unchanged Download media release .. [read more]
Fuel Price Increase July 2021 Fuel Price Increase July 2021
30 Jun 2021
Kindly be informed that the Ministry has resolved to adjust fuel prices for July 2021 as follows: Increase the petrol price by 40 c/l Increase the diesel price by 40 c/l The effective date is 7 July 2021   Download media release .. [read more]
Earthquake record confirmed in NNW of Arimvlei, 27 Jun 2021,Namibia Earthquake record confirmed in NNW of Arimvlei, 27 Jun 2021,Namibia
29 Jun 2021
The Ministry of Mines and Energy confirms that an Earthquake was recorded approximately 20KM  NNW of Arimvlei (94km of Karasburg) in the early hours of Sunday, 27 June 2021 AM Namibi Time... Download for Details   .. [read more]
Fuel Price Review for June 2021 Fuel Price Review for June 2021
28 May 2021
Kindly be informed that the Ministry has resolved to adjust fuel prices for June 2021 as follows: Increase the RFA levy by 7 c/l from 141 c/l to 148 c/l Keep the prices for both petrol and diesel unchanged The effective date is 01 June 2021   Down.. [read more]
Earthquake record confirmed in Kamajab, 24 May 2021,Namibia Earthquake record confirmed in Kamajab, 24 May 2021,Namibia
25 May 2021
The Ministry of Mines and Energy confirms that an Earthquake was recorded approximately 12 KM west of Kamajab in the early hours of Monday, 24 May 2021 at 10:25 AM  in Namibian time... Download for Details     .. [read more]
Diesel prices drop during October Diesel prices drop during October
01 Oct 2020
Andreas Simon The Ministry of Mines and Energy yesterday announced the results of its monthly fuel price review for October 2020. The media release stated that there would be a decrease on diesel pump prices countrywide by 40 c/l as of 00H01 on Wednesday, 7th of October, 2020. It furthe.. [read more]
No Fracking Activities will be conducted In the Okavango Delta No Fracking Activities will be conducted In the Okavango Delta
18 Sep 2020
By Andreas Simon Just This morning, the Mines and Energy Ministry made its position clear when it responded to a misleading article by the Namibian newspaper, which stated that “Oil Drillers Threaten Okavango Ecosystem”. In the media statement, http://www.mme.gov.na.. [read more]
Fuel Prices for september will increase Fuel Prices for september will increase
28 Aug 2020
Andreas Simon   Minister Tom Alweendo – Minister of Mines and Energy announced that fuel prices in Namibia will increase as of 00H00 on Wednesday, 2nd September 2020. In fact, 50ppm diesel will increase with 15 cents p/l and 95-octane petrol will increase with 30 cents p/l. The.. [read more]
Prices for Petrol and Diesel go up Prices for Petrol and Diesel go up
06 Aug 2020
Andreas Simon On 5 August 2020, at 12:00AM Midnight, fuel pump prices in Namibia increased countrywide. The prices of Petrol increased by 100 cents per litre and the prices of Diesel increased by 70 cents per litre. The fuel pump prices in Walvis Bay (port of entry) are now recorded as;.. [read more]
CRITERIA FOR NEW AND RENEWAL APPLICATIONS AND EVALUATIONS CRITERIA FOR NEW AND RENEWAL APPLICATIONS AND EVALUATIONS
07 Jul 2020
Criteria for new and renewal applications and evaluations, as well as, conditions for licences issued under the Diamond Act, 1999 (Act 13 of 1999). Download CRITERIA .. [read more]
Otumborombonga Village to be electrified soon Otumborombonga Village to be electrified soon
19 Jun 2020
Andreas Simon Otumborombonga Village in Okakarara Constituency could soon be electrified under the Ministry of Mines and Energy`s Rural Electrification program. An amount of N$16 Million is earmarked for the project at the village of more than 150 homesteads. Constituency councilor.. [read more]
PUBLIC_ NOTICE_90 Days for license Application.29.10.2018 PUBLIC_ NOTICE_90 Days for license Application.29.10.2018
31 Oct 2018
The Ministry of Mines and Energy has noticed that some licence holders are submitting their applications for renewal late. Through this notice, all licence holders are informed that the Ministry will not accept any late applications starting 1 January 2019. All licence holders, must take note.. [read more]
NAMDIA DECLARES DIVIDENDS TO GOVERNMENT NAMDIA DECLARES DIVIDENDS TO GOVERNMENT
30 Oct 2018
Namdia has declared dividends to the Government to the amount of N$50 million. This was announced by Namdia CEO, Kennedy Hamutenya at a media briefing held today at the Ministry of Mines and Energy. Hon. Tom Alweendo received the dividends on behalf of the Government. According to Hamuteny.. [read more]
LICENCES, RIGHTS AND PERMITS APPLICATION GUIDELINES AND ASSESSMENT PROCEDURES DOCUMENT LICENCES, RIGHTS AND PERMITS APPLICATION GUIDELINES AND ASSESSMENT PROCEDURES DOCUMENT
06 Jun 2018
By Andreas Simon On 30 May 2018, the Ministry announced the launch of the licences, rights and permits application guidelines and assessment procedures document.  The document is aimed at explaining the types of licences and permits administered and issued by the Ministry and the applica.. [read more]