The Namibia Press Agency, (NAMPA), was established in 1991 as a national news agency responsible for the distribution of local, regional and international news.

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Established on November 7, 1997, as an online news provider of the Xinhua News Agency, it was officially named Xinhuanet on March 10, 2000 and began around-the-clock news release with leading online public opinion at home and setting a good image of China abroad as its main task.

Starting from 2010, Xinhuanet began transforming itself from a governmental cultural institution to an enterprise, operating in the entity of the Xinhua Network Corporation Limited. In May 2011, the Xinhuanet Corporation LTD. was officially established.

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× (170816) -- ACEH (INDONESIA), Aug. 16, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Workers from Aceh Natural Resources Conservation Agency (BKSDA) try to examine a Sumatran elephant after it has been shot by hunters in Aceh, Indonesia on Aug. 16, 2017. BKSDA said that the population of Sumatran elephant has continued to decline in recent years. (Xinhua/Junaidi)

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× (170816) -- ACEH (INDONESIA), Aug. 16, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Workers from Aceh Natural Resources Conservation Agency (BKSDA) try to examine a Sumatran elephant after it has been shot by hunters in Aceh, Indonesia on Aug. 16, 2017. BKSDA said that the population of Sumatran elephant has continued to decline in recent years. (Xinhua/Junaidi)

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NAMPA / Xinhua


× (170816) -- SARAJEVO, Aug. 16, 2017 (Xinhua) -- British comedian John Cleese presents his award during the 23rd Sarajevo Film Festival (SFF), in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, on Aug. 16, 2017. John Cleese received Honorary Heart of Sarajevo Award during the 23rd Sarajevo Film Festival here on Wednesday. (Xinhua/Haris Memija)

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NAMPA / Xinhua


× (170817) -- SINGAPORE, Aug. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A journalist previews one of the light installations of the Singapore Night Festival on Aug. 16, 2017. The 10th Singapore Night Festival will be held from Aug. 18 to Aug. 26 in Singapore. (Xinhua/Then Chih Wey) (lrz)
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× (170817) -- SINGAPORE, Aug. 17, 2017 (Xinhua) -- People preview one of the light installations of the Singapore Night Festival on Aug. 16, 2017. The 10th Singapore Night Festival will be held from Aug. 18 to Aug. 26 in Singapore. (Xinhua/Then Chih Wey) (lrz)

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NAMPA / Xinhua


× (170816) -- ANKARA, Aug. 16, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim (R, center) meets with Estonian Prime Minister Juri Ratas (L, center) in Ankara, Turkey on Aug. 16, 2017. Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Wednesday urged the European Union (EU) to fulfill its promise to provide the due compensation under a program to resettle Syrian refugees. Yildirim made the call at a joint news conference with his Estonian counterpart Juri Ratas, whose country is holding the rotating six-month EU presidency, the Anadolu Agency reported. (Xinhua/Mustafa Kaya)

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NAMPA / Xinhua


× (170816) -- UNITED NATIONS, Aug. 16, 2017 (Xinhua) -- United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (C) speaks to the press during a media encounter at the UN headquarters in New York, Aug. 16, 2017. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Wednesday that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) should "fully comply with international obligations" and "engage in a credible and meaningful dialogue" in order to defuse tensions on the Korean Peninsula. (Xinhua/Li Muzi)

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NAMPA / Xinhua


× (170816) -- URUMQI, Aug. 16, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Guo Gen, a local chef, prepares a dish with lobsters imported from Pakistan in Karamay City of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Aug. 16, 2017. Delicacy on the local eaters' tables made of fish and crustaceans imported form the Pakistan market is highly demanded in the Chinese inland city that sometimes they are already sold out even before arrival. (Xinhua/Bai Jiali) (clq)

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NAMPA / Xinhua


× (170816) -- ANKARA, Aug. 16, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim (1st L) and Estonian Prime Minister Juri Ratas (2nd L) inspect the guard of honor during a welcome ceremony prior to their meeting in Ankara, Turkey on Aug. 16, 2017. Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Wednesday urged the European Union (EU) to fulfill its promise to provide the due compensation under a program to resettle Syrian refugees. Yildirim made the call at a joint news conference with his Estonian counterpart Juri Ratas, whose country is holding the rotating six-month EU presidency, the Anadolu Agency reported. (Xinhua/Mustafa Kaya)

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NAMPA / Xinhua


× (170816) -- WASHINGTON, Aug. 16, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Mexican Economic Minister Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal (2nd R) attends the first round of renegotiations on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) in Washington D.C., the United States, on Aug. 16, 2017. The United States, Canada and Mexico on Wednesday kicked off the first round of renegotiations on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) amid widespread uncertainty and anxiety over the future of the decades-old trilateral trade deal. (Xinhua/Ting Shen)

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NAMPA / Xinhua


× (170816) -- PURNEA, INDIA, Aug. 16, 2017 (xinhua) -- Rescuers transport flood-affected villagers with rubber dinghy to safe area at the Purnea district of India's eastern state Bihar on August 15, 2017. Recent continuous waterfall caused flood in large part of eastern and northeastern India, among which are Bihar, West Bengal and Assam states mostly affected. (Xinhua/Stringer)(rh)

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NAMPA / Xinhua


× (170816) -- HELAN, Aug. 16, 2017 (Xinhua) -- Fish ponds are seen among rice field in Sishilidian Village of Changxin Town, Helan County of northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region Aug. 16, 2017. Helan, a rice producing county near the Yellow River, is introducing a more environment friendly planting system that incorporates fish culture in the paddy field, using less fertilizer and pesticide. Meanwhile a series of field patterns are created to boost the local tourism. (Xinhua/Sui Xiankai) (clq)