- Namibia’s GDP growth slowed slightly from 5% in 2012 to 4.2% in 2013, pulled down by the negative impact of drought conditions and a weak global demand for mineral exports.
- The fiscal deficit is projected to increase in 2014 and 2015 because of the sustained expansionary fiscal policy.
- Namibia’s growth prospects look promising, but downside risks associated with the global and South African economic outlook remain high.
- 07/07/2014 - Climate change puts decades of development at risk in Africa: Continent needs market and financial mechanisms fit for purpose
- 10/06/2014 - AfDB partners in the 6th Africa Carbon Forum in Windhoek: Engaging Africa in the global carbon markets
- 07/03/2014 - AfDB Board approves Country Strategy Papers for Tunisia and Namibia
- 11/11/2013 - AfDB and Namibia sign ZAR 2.9 billion loan agreement for the construction of new Port of Walvis Bay Container Terminal
- 07/11/2013 - The oldest customs union in the world hails from Africa
Strategic Expansion of Walvis Bay Container Terminal
Grant- New Port of Walvis Bay Container Terminal Project
|Area:||824,000 sq km|
|Total Population 2013:||2.3 Million|
|Urban Population 2013:||39.53%|
|Female Population 2013:||51.45%|
|GDP:||US$ 11.8 Billion|
|GNI Per Capita 2013:||US$ 5,610|
|Crude Birth Rate (per 1000):||26.03%|
|Human Development Index (rank / 187):||128|
|Human Development Index (scale 0 to 1):||0.608|
|Cumulative Approvals (1967-2013):||UA 373.9 Million|