Public Enterprises: Commercial

The Ministry of Public Enterprises(MPE) operates a number of programmes to align, integrate and oversee the functions and responsibilities of the 98 parastatals, and to benefit from synergies between the State Owned Companies . Namibia has a number of State-owned Enterprises that fall under the Ministry of Public Enterprises established in 21 March 2015, Hon. Leon Jooste heads this Ministry.

The following Commercial Public Enterprises resort under the Ministry of Public Enterprises of the Republic of Namibia


Public Enterprises(PEs)


Establishment Acts

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Air Namibia

The company’s business operations primarily involve provision of air transport services for passengers and cargo. Through its subsidiary company, Air Namibia Ground Handling (Pty) Limited, it provides ground handling services for passengers and aircraft at Windhoek’s Hosea Kutako International Airport.

AirNamibia (Proprietary) Limited


Epangelo Mining Company

The company strives to be the leading, diversified mining; company in Namibia, whilst ensuring national participation in the discovery, exploration and beneficiation of Namibia’s mineral resource.

Epangelo Mining Company (Proprietary) Limited


Henties Bay Waterfront (Proprietary) Limited


Henties Bay Waterfront (Proprietary)Limited



Lüderitz Waterfront Company (Proprietary) Limited



Meat Corporation of Namibia(Meatco)

To provide for the continued existence of a body corporate established for the purpose of erecting, renting or acquiring abattoirs and other meat factories in the general interest, and to manage such abattoirs and other meat factories in an orderly, economical and effective 

Meat Corporation of Namibia Act,2001 (Act No.Of 2001


Mobile and Telecommunications Limited(MTC)

Mobile Telecommunications Limited (MTC) is a mobile telecommunications company in Namibia providing cellular access. It is the largest mobile operator in Namibia with over two million active subscribers. MTC was established in 1994 and was the only cellular provider in Namibia at that time.


Namibia Airports Company (NAC)

The NAC operates the Namibian  airports in terms of infrastructure, maintenance, technology, flight handling, passenger handling, parking, rental of store and other space and employee development

Namibian Airports Company Act, Act 25 of 1998







Namibia Institute of Pathology(NIP)

NIP was established as a state-owned commercial entity in August 2000 and started operations on 1st December 2000 with the objective to provide medical laboratory services to all health facilities in Namibia and beyond.

NamibiaIn statute of Pathology Act,1999 (ActNo.15 of 1999)


Namibia Post

NamPost is the company responsible for postal service in Namibia

Post Telecommunications Companies Establishing Act,1992(Act No.17of1992


Namibia Power Corporation

Ensuring a secure and reliable supply of electricity to Namibia.

Namibia Power Corporation (Proprietary)Limited


Namibia Wildlife Resourts Company(NWR)

Namibia Wildlife Resorts we bring meetings and corporate events to life. With a dedicated MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events) unit, that designs and packages exciting deals tailored to your needs.

Namibia Wildlife Resorts Company 1998 (ActNo.3of 1998


Namiban Ports Autholity(Namport)

Namport, The Namibian Ports Authority is a state-owned corporation which manages and controls the Ports of Namibia.

Namibian Ports Authority Act of 1994 (No. 2 of 1994)


Nationak Fishing Corporation of Namibia (Under Seaflower Company)

A company with the objective of exploiting the fish and other marine resources and promoting the establishment, development and efficiency of other businesses engaged in the fishing industry

National Fishing Corporation of Namibia  Act 28 of 1999


National Petrolium Corporation of Namibia(NAMCOR)

National Petroleum Corp. of Namibia (Pty.) Ltd. provides exploration and production services for onshore and offshore petroleum resources in Namibia.


Corporation Of Namibia



Namibia Ind.Development Agency (Nida)


Namibia Ind.Development Agency (Nida)


Road Autholity(RA)

The Roads Authority, whose core business is to construct and maintain Namibia's road sector, plays a pivotal role towards road safety in Namibia. Namibia's road network has been ranked among the safest, most efficient and sustainable, and is the envy of many countries

Roads Authority Act, 1999 (Act No.17 of 1999)


Roads Constractor Company(RCC)

To provide for the incorporation of a company to undertake the construction and maintenance of roads and other construction works

Roads Contractor Company Act, 1999 (Act No.14 of 1999)



Telecom Namibia Ltd is a telecommunications service provider operating in Namibia. It is the national telecommunications operator, established in August 1992 and wholly owned by the Government of the Republic of Namibia.

Post Telecommunications Companies Establishing Act,1992(Act No.17of1992


TransNamib Holdings

TransNamib Holdings Limited is the national surface carrier of Namibia – a leader in provision of rail and road transport solutions within and across the border of the country.

National Transport Services Holding CompanyAct,1998 (Act No.28 of 1998



Namib Desert Diamonds (Pty) Ltd is a cutting edge diamond marketing and sales company, perfectly positioned to create a sustainable route to market a portion of Namibia’s unique and highly sought-after diamonds.

Diamond Act (Act 13 of 1999)


Zambezi Waterfront (Proprietary) Limited

Waterfront resort offers great facilities including a restaurant and bar where many sun downers have been enjoyed from the deck whilst overlooking the Zambezi River and Siloka Island.

Zambezi Waterfront (Proprietary) Limited


Luderitz Waterfront Company

Top quality commercial sea view properties with exceptional experience for tenants, visitors, tourists & residents of Lüderitz

Lüderitz Waterfront Company (Proprietary) Limited