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Economy of Namibia

Overview Namibia is a higher middle income country with an estimated annual GDP per capita of US 5 828 but has extreme inequalities in income distribution and standard of living It leads the list of countries by income inequality with a Gini coefficient of 597 CIA and 743 UN respectively citation needed Since independence the Namibian Government has pursued free-market economic...

SEZs for South Africa by Claude Baissac

This means that these three special economic zones received a staggering 72 percent of FDI all emerging markets FDI between 1979 and 1995 and 18 percent of all FDI into China7 Today there are...

Future Namibia Chapter 1 Who is Milton Louw

Future Namibia Develop the tools and systems to assist the management of Namibia government civil society and private sector in providing access to services and technologies to allow maximum quality of life to all who live here The ODC is responsible for the promotion and regulation of the export processing zone regime as well as...

Public Disclosure Authorized

is paramount However the success in future delivery of transport infrastructure and transport services lies very much in participation of the private sector ownership operations and management of activities within the transport sector -Y To participate in integration of regional transport Namibia has a...

Africa Industrial Policy and Export Processing Zones

The number seems to include only export processing zones which would appear to correspond to free ports or zone areas with the processing of goods However this is rather conservative In China for example the UNCTAD figures include seven zones of which five are the most open special economic zon...

Repeal of Tax Incentives Manufacturers and Export

Manufacturers and Export Processing Zones Tax Alert 1/2020 - Namibia The Minister of Finance Honourable Calle Schlettwein tabled the first income tax amendment bill of 2020 in Parliament on 19 February 2020 The bill repeals the tax incentives applicable to registered manufacturers and export processing zones EPZ...

Namibia Weatherly Stake in Ongopolo Could Rise to 70

UNDER the heads of agreement of April 26 between Weatherly International and Ongopolo Mining and Processing OMP Weatherly s equity interest in the Tsumeb mine could ultimately rise to a maximum...

Prospects and Challenges for Sustainable FDI in Namibia A

523 Does the Namibia Investment Promotion Act Act 9 of 2016 the amended Export Processing Zones Act Act 9 of 1995 and the Infant Industry Protection Act 2002 provide the regulatory framework to adequately address the sustainability of FDI in Namibia ----- 158 524...

PDF Export Processing Zones and the Quest for

Apr 01 2002 0183 32 A study Jauch 2002 conducted on export processing zones in southern Africa concludes that EPZs are not really successful in achieving...

By Howard Stein Professor Center for Afroamerican and

The number seems to include only export processing zones which would appear to correspond to free ports or zone areas with the pro cessing of goods However this is rather conservative In China for example the UNCTAD figures include seven zones of which five are the most open special economic zon...

Ongopolo copper mine seeks equity partner

WINDHOEK - Namibia s Ongopolo Mining and Processing Ltd copper concern is seeking a strategic equity partner to help its growth strategy the firm said on Friday The process will take 12 months...

Namibia Vision 2030 excluding annex

implementation approaches for reaching the goal of future development Namibia Vision 2030 presents a clear view of where we are where we want to go from here and over what time frame It is a vision that will take Namibia from the present into the future a vision that will guide us to make deliberate...

Namibian economy Namibia

Interactions between the Namibian and Angolan private sector take place mainly in the form of cross border trade at Oshikango where an Export Processing Zone is operational and informal trade along the border in livestock and basic commoditi 27 With the exclusion of South Africa Namibia s trade with the Southern African Region is marginal...

China Free Trade Zones A Complete Guide

Aug 11 2020 0183 32 Hong Kong is not a Free Trade Zone per se but a free market without any barriers to trading To read more about Free Economic Zones and Free Trade Zones you can check this link How many free trade zones do China have China has 18 Free Trade Zones and will most likely establish more in the future...

EPZ Does Have Positive Spin

EPZ Does Have Positive Spin-offs...

Namibia Tax Reference and Rate Card 2019

Namibia Tax Reference and Rate card 2019 the past or future 12 month period in excess of N 500 000 must register for VAT Companies Company tax rates 2018/ Export Processing Zone EPZ New enterprises that export produce to countries outside the Southern African Customs Union SACU can qualify for EPZ status...

Namibia Budget 2019

Namibia Budget 2019-2020 highlights of tax proposals Namibia Budget 2019-2020 highlights of tax proposals Replace export processing zones EPZ with special economic zones subject to a sunset clause for current EPZ operators that such information is accurate as of the date it is received or that it will continue to be accurate in...

Namibia EPZ Does Have Positive Spin

Despite misgivings in some quarters a recent report on the progress of Namibia s Export Processing zone EPZ found that the EPZ regime has had a positive impact on the local economy...

The political economy of export processing zones EPZs in

The political economy of export processing zones EPZs in developing countries Implications for the Arandis EPZ initiative in Namibia October 2009 Natural Resources Forum 17 4 273 - 287...

TOWARDS TRANSFORMATION OF THE EXPORT PROCESSING

investment1 In Namibia the EPZ programme was established following the promulgation of the Export Processing Zones Act 9 of 1995 EPZ Act as one of the policy instruments for industrial and economic development2 The main objectives of the EPZ Act are to promote the processing...

Export Processing Zones the Namibian Economy in the 21st

One of a 3-part series of films on Namibia This film looks at unemployment in Namibia asking how the problem developed and potential remedi Focus is giv...

Repeal of Tax Incentives

The bill repeals the tax incentives applicable to registered manufacturers and export processing zones EPZ This is in fulfilment of the requirements of the European Union EU for the removal of Namibia from the list of non-cooperative jurisdictions as such incentives are regarded by the EU as harmful preferential tax treatment...

Regions Namibia

Regions of Namibia Caprivi Region Erongo Region This region comprises the Swakopmund magisterial district up to the Ugab river and includes the enclave of Walvis Bay former Damaraland south of the Ugab river and the Omaruru and Karibib magisterial districts This region is named after the Erongo mountain a well known landmark in Namibia and in this area...

Export Processing Zones what this election talk means to

A free trade zone FTZ or export processing zone EPZ is one or more special areas of a country where some normal trade barriers such as tariffs and quotas are eliminated bureaucratic requirements are lowered and tax breaks are in place in an effort to attract manufacturing investment and...

A Business and Investment Guide for Namibia

vi A Business and Investment Guide for Namibia 2013 Introduction We at PwC Namibia are excited to launch the second edition of the 2013 E-book Edition of the Business and Investment Guide for Namibia The first edition was released in 2008 Five years down the line a lot has happened on the...

A Business and Investment Guide for Namibia

and SME Development the Namibia Investment Centre and Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry are excited to launch the second edition of the Business and Investment Guide for Namibia The first edition was released in 2008 Eight years down the line a lot has happened in Namibia and on the African continent...

Export Processing Zones in Namibia

Export Processing Zones in Namibia Taking A Closer Look March 2000 2 This publication was sponsored by Explaining Export Processing Zones 16 Policies of states 16 that such a transfer will take place in future...

Unleashing the Potential of Workers

Aug 03 2012 0183 32 Anjumanara is a garments workers in the Dhaka Export Processing Zone Like her 300 000 workers enjoy higher incomes in a more secure and stable work environment Learn how the World Bank Group is helping countries with COVID-19 coronavirus...

Pitfalls of export processing zones Pambazuka News

This article sketches some of the events surrounding the company s operations in Namibia and suggests that a fundamentally different approach to foreign investments should be pursued in future When Namibia passed the Export Processing Zones EPZ Act in 1995 government argued that both local and foreign investment in the first five years of...

THE IMPACT OF GLOBALIZATION ON EDUCATION

21Export Processing Zone It is sometimes known as maquiladoras or Special Economic Development Zone is usually expand from national taxes tariff duties and a wide range of regulation including those on wages working conditions health protection environmental safety and trade union rights...