Namibia and China Sign Agreement Regarding Phase 2 of the South-South Cooperation (SSC) Project

Namibia and China on Monday [22 January 2018] signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on the second phase of a South-South Cooperation (SSC) project on agriculture. Namibia’s agricultural minister John Mutorwa said at the signing ceremony in Windhoek that the phase 2 provides for private sector participation in SSC projects focusing on value addition of

Namibia and China Sign MoU Relating to Agriculture, Infrastructure, and Energy

The Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) on Tuesday [7 November 2017] which will result in the further development of trade and investment relations…Full Article: China Daily Nov 2017 Key Point The MoU focused on cooperation in

Chinese Company Under Suspicion of Illegal Logging in Namibia’s Zambezi Region

The company cutting down protected trees in the Zambezi region to pave the way for a Green Scheme project was not given the green light by the environment ministry to clear that particular portion of the farm. Although the environment ministry’s spokesperson, Romeo Muyunda, confirmed that a clearance certificate was awarded, he said that was

China Touts South-South Cooperation (SSC) Agricultural Project in Namibia

About 355 Namibian farmers and government staff have benefited from training with Chinese experts on skills from rice farming to compost making, said Namibia’s agriculture permanent secretary Percy Misika. Through a project under the Tripartite Agreement on South-South Cooperation (SSC) signed with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and China, which started in 2015 and

Chinese Agricultural Experts Holding Training Workshop in Namibia’s Zambezi Region

More Namibian farmers have become beneficiaries of the South-to-South Cooperation (SSC) agreement, which has brought more Chinese experts to the African country to teach farming technologies…Full Article: ECNS.cn Nov 2016 Key Point In 2014, China launched the South-South Cooperation (SSC) project in Namibia. The project was focused on aiding farmers in Zambezi Region, northeastern Namibia.

Chinese Constructed Aquaculture Center Built in Hardap Region, Namibia

A Chinese-built inland aquaculture center was handed over to the government of Namibia on Friday [8 July 2016]. The Hardap Inland Aquaculture Center, about 270 kilometers from capital Windhoek, was constructed by the Sinohydro Tianjin Engineering on behalf of the Chinese government…Full Article: ECNS.cn July 2016 Key Points In November 2014, construction on the Hardap