The Samora Machel district in Windhoek is set to host it's industrial
expo that will take place between the 28th July3rd August this
year at the Ramatex textile factory in Otjomuise.
The theme of the industrial expo is, " Implementation of Practical
Measure for Industrialization by 2030".
This was announced at a gala dinner held at Xwama Cultural
Village yesterday .
The dinner was attended by various local businessmen and women
from the Samora Machel District that was also attended by Chief
Executive Officer (CEO) of the Development Bank of Namibia
Speaking at the gala dinner, Martin Inkumbi has called on business
to visit the bank for financial assistance despite worries over
borrowers who are still struggling to settle their debts they owe the
“I am requesting you to frequently visit the institution which is yours
for financial assistance. We have a big challenge of borrowers not
paying back the money to the bank after a loan," said Inkumbi.
President of the Namibia Sheebens Association (NASA), Andreas
Nuule has called on the Samora Machel's businesswomen and
men especially sheeben owners to create more job opportunities.
Meanwhile, vicepresident of the Windhoek Agriculture Show and
Chairperson of Namibia Chambers of Commerce (NCCI) of
Mariental branch, Ngeno Himarwa has called on Government to
create conducive environment for business.
" Government need to create conducive environment to do
business. We didn't won the freedom of the country on a silver plat
but through hard work. Now it is time to fight for economic
freedom," said Himarwa.
So far more than N$110 000 was raised for the expo and another
gala dinner is set for July, 24th also at Xwama Cultural Village.