THE Ministry of Industrialisation and Trade has launched a website to enable all essential service providers to apply for certificates online to ensure their businesses continue operating.
Service providers need to log onto www.namessentialservices.com. Thereafter they should upload a copy of their certificate of incorporation for companies or a founding statement for close corporations. Once the information is verified, certificates of the authorisation will be sent to the applicants.
Police brace for complete lockdown
POLICE inspector general Sebastian Ndeitunga has urged regional commanders of regions not yet placed on complete lockdown to identify checkpoints to be set up in anticipation of a nationwide lockdown to be announced soon.
Walvis Bay restaurants try to cope
FAST-FOOD outlets and restaurant owners at Walvis Bay say that despite businesses suffering due to the lockdown, they are happy that residents are adhering to the lockdown. Most businesses say they remain open for take away meals, while others have reported that their delivery services have picked up.
– Compiled by Roxane Bayer