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Announced of the licences, rights and permits application guidelines and assessment procedures document Announced of the 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]
Invitation for Bidders 2018 Invitation for Bidders 2018
06 Jun 2018
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Minister Kandjoze says goodbye to MME Minister Kandjoze says goodbye to MME
09 Feb 2018
  By Andreas Simon Earlier today, former Minister of Mines and Energy, Hon. Obeth Mbui Kandjoze bid farewell to the Ministry.  During the announcement, the Hon. Minister expressed gratitude to the management of the Ministry and the entire MME staff, for the good cooperation.. [read more]
Geoscience Council of Namibia: Call for Registration Geoscience Council of Namibia: Call for Registration
26 Jan 2018
  The Geoscience Council of Namibia can now accept applications for registration.   Register as a geoscientist or senior geoscientist and be part of the process of: •    Choosing the next Council members •    Being chosen to .. [read more]
Notice of the Late Governor Notice of the Late Governor
02 Oct 2017
The Ministry of Mines and Energy mourns the Late Governor of Kunene Region, Hon. Angelika Muharukua who died on Sunday morning October 1/2017. The Ministry of Mines and Energy remember the Late Governor as a Great leader, a SWAPO loyalist and a strong promoter of Development for the Region of Kun.. [read more]
MME Launch new Stratergic Plan and Customer Service Charter MME Launch new Stratergic Plan and Customer Service Charter
12 Sep 2017
  By Andreas Simon The Ministry of Mines and Energy recently launched its new Strategic Plan for the period 2017/18 to 2021/22 on the 7th of September 2017.   During the Launch, the Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Mines and Energy, Hon. Kornelia Shilunga said during.. [read more]
Geological Survey Call for Contributions Geological Survey Call for Contributions
07 Nov 2016
Communications of the Geological Survey of Namibia Since 1985; latest volume 17, 2016 Publishes papers, reports and notes relating or relevant to the geology of Namibia Memoirs of the Geological Survey of Namibia Since 1965; latest volume 22, 2016 Publishes monographs (e... [read more]
African Upstream Oil and Gas book African Upstream Oil and Gas book
04 Jul 2016
Andreas Simon.   The African Upstream Oil and gas: “A Practical Guide to Law and Regulation”, is a detailed book that provides a country-by-country analysis of African oil and gas.   The book details the oil and gas frameworks and the key concerns in the most s.. [read more]
Government establishes Diamond Company Government establishes Diamond Company
18 May 2016
By Andreas Simon The birth of a Namibian owned Diamond Company has put Government in a better position to market and sell Namibian rough Diamonds in the industry.   The announcement of the new Diamond Company called Namib Desert Diamonds (Pty) Ltd (NAMDIA)  was made d.. [read more]
10 - Year Government and DeBeers Diamond Sales and Marketing Agreement signed 10 - Year Government and DeBeers Diamond Sales and Marketing Agreement signed
18 May 2016
  By Andreas Simon Government and DeBeers, signed the first ever longest diamond sales and marketing agreement that will last for 10 years.  The event took place on 16 May 2016 in the Constitution room at Office of the Prime Minster and it was attended by high profile.. [read more]
NO POWER CUTS EXPECTED IN NAMIBIA NO POWER CUTS EXPECTED IN NAMIBIA
23 Mar 2016
The Ministry of Mines and Energy and NamPower have with great concern observed that media houses issued reports on an anticipated energy crunch to be faced by the country (articles in The Namibian “NamPower expects enormous strain on system from August” and the Namibian Sun “Exp.. [read more]
Mining Indaba in Cape Town Mining Indaba in Cape Town
09 Feb 2016
Honourable Obeth Kandjoze, Minister of Mines and Energy (Left Center) together with Mr. Simeon Negumbo, the Permanent Secretary of Mines and Energy (Left Front) at the Mining Indaba in Cape Town.  In the picture, the two heads are seen having a discussion with the British High Commissio.. [read more]
Deputy Minister visits Ohangwena and Omusati regions Deputy Minister visits Ohangwena and Omusati regions
27 Jan 2016
Andreas Simon The Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Mines and Energy, Hon. Kornelia Shilunga, initiated a trip to familiarize herself and assess the progress of rural electrification activities in the Ohangwena and Omusati Regions.  One of the objectives of the trip was also to co.. [read more]
Namibia hosts the international Diamond Namibia hosts the international Diamond
18 Nov 2015
The Diamond Board of Namibia through the Ministry of Mines and Energy will host the second international diamond conference and jewelry exhibition on the 23 - 24 November 2015, at the Safari Hotel and Conference and the Heritage Museum at the Ministry of Mines and Energy respectively. The theme o.. [read more]
Deputy Minister Mission visit to Tsumkwe Constituency Deputy Minister Mission visit to Tsumkwe Constituency
17 Nov 2015
By Andreas Simon:  The Deputy Minister of Mines and Energy, Hon. Kornelia Shilunga, is visiting the Tsumkwe Constituancy from 16-20 November.  The aim of the visit is to assess progress of the grid and measure the grid from Omatako to Tsumkwe.  The delegation will also look at poss.. [read more]