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Namibia to take on Kenya … as Rugby Africa Gold Cup concludes

Namibia will be hosting Kenya for the final match of the Rugby Africa Gold CUP in Windhoek this weekend, as the Cup concludes. With 17 points o...

Swakopmund mother who killed daughter gets 25 years in prison

The High Court today sentenced Zenobia Seas (34), charged with the murder of her three-year-old daughter Ava Owoses, to 25 years in prison. Seas a...

Mushelenga defeated in court over Shambyu succession case

Urban and rural development minister, Peya Mushelenga and the Shambyu Traditional Authority have suffered defeat in court when the minister’...

Two Angolans found guilty of defrauding finance ministry

Two of the dozens of Angolan nationals arraigned before the court for defrauding the finance ministry out of millions of dollars via a Value Added...

Communal conservancies must be accountable – Shifeta

The Minister of Environment and Tourism Pohamba Shifeta says that communal conservancies must be accountable for funds they generate from tourism ...

Former NCCI boss slams Walvis Bay branch for spreading lies

Former chief executive officer for the Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI) Tarah Shaanika has accused the chamber’s Walvis Bay b...

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Mining and agriculture perform well in first six months … as construction disappoints

Latest indications coming from the Namibia Statistics Agency are that, after many years of droug...

Fitch awards Namibia with a positive rating and stable outlook

The ratings agency, Fitch Ratings (Fitch) has announced its decision to affirm Namibia’s l...

Government registers improved income in 2017 …In spite of tough economic times

The government of the Republic of Namibia made more money in 2017 compared to 2016 due to an inc...

Namibia’s banking population shoots up- NSA

Latest indications from the Namibia Statistics Agency (NSA) dating back from the 2017 financial ...

Charcoal exports to increase to 200 000 tons

Namibian charcoal exports are expected to increase to 200 000 tons by 2020 from 160 000 tons tha...

Walvis Bay to handle more traffic and cargo

The new developments at the port of Walvis Bay have shown extraordinary potential to handle more...

Letshego records over 52 000 borrowers

Letshego Namibia has recorded over 52 000 borrowers and 116 depositors at the end of 2017 financ...

Charge a fuel levy for Kerosene- Government advised

Government could maximize more benefits if it considers treating Kerosene like other controlled ...

Gecko mining spends close to N$170 m on exploration

The Gecko group of companies spent a total amount of N$170 million on exploration activities whi...

Credit extended not enough to boost consumer spending- Simonis Storm

As business and consumers remain under pressure due to the weak economy exacerbated by limited g...

Industrialisation goes further with development finance

Namibia’s industrialisation agenda involves reorganization of Namibia’s economy with...

Norway consumes 66% Meatco exports

Meat Corporation of Namibia (Meatco) exported 66% of its 1 300 tons of beef to the lucrative Nor...

It’s almost dawn for ailing local economy- IPPR

After a lengthy difficult phase of economic darkness, signs are that it is almost dawn of recove...

Recovery plans set for normalised production levels at Tschudi

Weatherly International has outlined a recovery plan for its Tschudi Copper mine following a sig...

CENORED revenue increase by 8.9 %

Central Northern Regional Electricity Distributors (CENORED) revenue increased by 8.9% from N$ 4...

Building approvals increase- Simonis Storm Securities

As the construction sector opened the financial year on a robust note, latest data shows that th...

Agra group records increase in gross-turnover

Agra group has recorded an increase in gross-turnover from N$707 million in 2015/16 to N$912 mil...

NAMFISA orders N$ 12 million in paybacks to consumers

The Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (NAMFISA) received a total of 427 compl...

Kunene cobalt copper projects kicks off

Namibia Critical Metals (NCM) announced that flight operations have begun for the combined airbo...

Arandis pumps N$3m in emergency center

Arandis Town Council (ATC) has pumped in N$3 million meant to build a fire station at the town. ...

External debt to shoot up- PSG predicts

Inspite of foreign debt having declined in the first quarter of this year, according to the Bank...

Standard Bank Biltongfees and Auto Show beckons

The new and improved Standard Bank Biltongfees and Auto Show promises to be a spectacular event,...

Annual vehicle sales decline

Latest data provided by Simonis Storm Securities shows that vehicle sales increased by 23.5% mon...

Uis Tin mine to boost local economy

Uis tin mine has brought good news of prospective investment in the settlement by Afritin mining...

NamPower records over N$ 5b in revenue

NamPower has recorded revenue of N$5.8 billion in 2017 compared to N$5.0 billion in the previous...

Bidvest Namibia sells off Bidfish, finally

Following a disappointing performance by Bidvest Namibia on account of fallen revenues, the comp...

Standard Bank empowers Berseba residents

While most privileged people would see a house as nothing more than bricks and mortar, it is a s...

ECB records over N$70m in revenue

The Electricity Control Board of Namibia (ECB) has recorded revenue of N$76.5 million in the 201...

Poor customer service bad for tourism - Shifeta

Minister of environment and tourism, Pohamba Shifeta, has said that poor customer service at tou...

Meatco to export first beef to USA end of July

The long wait is over at the country’s biggest meat processing and marketing company, Meat...