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  1. Namibia - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Directives relating to registered business entities and operational matters for retail traders and other businesses (GN 106 of 2020). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2020-04-21 | NAM-2020-M-110035

    Preface
    1. Definitions
    2. Application of confirmation certificate for business entities
    3. Trading operations during lockdown period

  2. Namibia - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Determination on policy changes in response to economic and financial stability challenges, following the fallout of the Covid-19 Pandemic (BID-33) (GN 217 of 2020). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2020-03-30 | NAM-2020-R-110033

    This document outlines a determination from the Bank of Namibia to relax certain regulatory requirements to provide relief to banking institutions to deal with impaired loans as well as to continue lending to the real economy and stimulate economic growth. The regulatory changes are explained hereunder and are valid for a period of two (2) years, or until revoked in writing by the Bank.

  3. Namibia - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Declaration of State of Emergency: National disaster (COVID-19) (Proclamation No. 7 of 2020). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2020-03-17 | NAM-2020-R-110032

    Namibian Constitution
    Declaration of state of emergency: National disaster (COVID-19)
    Proclamation 7 of 2020
    Published in Government Gazette no. 7148 on 18 March 2020

    Commenced on 17 March 2020

    [Up to date as at 23 April 2020]

    Under Article 26(1) of the Namibian Constitution, read together with section 30(3) of the Disaster Risk Management Act, 2012 (Act No. 10 of 2012), I declare that, with effect from 17 March 2020, a State of Emergency exists in the whole of Namibia on account of the outbreak of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
    Given under my Hand and the Seal of the Republic of Namibia at Windhoek this 17th day of March, Twenty Twenty.
    Dr. Hage G. Geingob
    President

  4. Namibia - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    COVID-19 Pandemic: Declaration of Undesirable Practice in terms of section 4(9) of the Medical Aid Funds Act, 1995 (GN 129 of 2020). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2020-03-02 | NAM-2020-M-110031

  5. Namibia - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Export Processing Zones Amendment Act, 1996 (No. 6 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-06-11 | NAM-1996-L-44644

    Amends the Export Processing Zones Act, 1995. Provisions of the Labour Act, 1992 (No. 6 of 1992) shall apply in export processing zones, except that no employer or employee shall participate in a strike or lock-out.

  6. Namibia - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Export Processing Zones Act, 1995 (No. 9 of 1995). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1995-04-06 | Date of entry into force: 1995-10-10 | NAM-1995-L-41884

    Provides for the establishment of export processing zones for the purpose of encouraging the manufacture of export goods. Section 25 provides for a reimbursement of 75 per cent of expenditures incurred by a company in a zone for the training of Namibian citizens. Section 8 suspends the application of the provisions of the Labour Act, 1992 in export processing zones. Labour regulations for export processing zones shall be made separately.

  7. Namibia - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Namibia Development Corporation Act, 1993 (No. 18 of 1993)

    Adoption: 1993-08-11 | NAM-1993-L-35141

    Establishes the Namibia Development Corporation. Provides for rules in respect of remuneration of directors of the board, employment of staff, retirement benefits, and other incidental matters.


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