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Employers should assist employees to acquire decent housing- Mushelenga … as 4 960 housing units gets built in 2017

Newly appointed Urban and Rural Development minister, Peya Mushelenga, has urged employers to offer financial assistance to their workers and othe...

Helalia Johannes gets promoted to Warrant Officer Class 2 … after scooping gold at Common Wealth Games

Distinguished long distance athlete and now Common Wealth gold medalist, Helalia Johannes, has been promoted from Corporal to the rank of Warrant ...

Outrage as justice ministry throws Whistleblower Protection Act out of the dish

Finally, after fears that there may not be funds to implement the recently birthed Whistleblower Protection Act and Witness Protection Act, the ju...

Kandjeke ready to give over AG post to new blood … as he gets reappointment thumbs-up from parliament

Long serving Auditor General (AG), Junias Kandjeke, has shot back at politicians who criticised his long stay in office saying that he is ready to...

Common Wealth gold medalists touch down back home midst celebrations

Namibia’s common wealth gold medalists Jonas Junias Jonas and Helalia Johannes made their touch down back home and received a joyous welcome...

Hakahana drowning victim found, 3 year old still missing

The Namibian Police (Nampol) on Tuesday morning recovered the body of Saima Thomas, 32, in Hakahana after the shack she and her husband and two ch...

Business


Fishcor group records N$40.6 million net income after taxation

A solid performance by Seaflower Whitefish Corporation Limited (SWC) has resulted in the Fishcor...

A stronger NAD to ease price pressures … as inflation remains stable

As inflation remains stable at 2.5% year on year according to the latest data from the Namibia S...

Government expects 20% increase in Personal Income Tax revenue

Government has increased its Personal Income Tax revenue forecast to over 20% in the 2018/19 tra...

Get ready for the Chinese beef market- !Naruseb tells farmers … while others get blacklisted for defaulting on Agribank loans

Agriculture minister Alpheus !Naruseb’s rallying call for farmers to get ready for the Chi...

Namibia’s 2017 export earnings improve … as rough diamonds suffer weak demand

The local economy reaped positive earnings from exports of food and live animals as well as manu...

NTA expects to collect N$337 million from VET Levy-paying employers

The Namibia Training Authority (NTA) expects to collect about N$337 million from eligible Vocati...

All roads lead to Lüderitz

The southern port of Lüderitz is preparing for two events that are set to generate signific...

Namport’s Catch-Them-Young program to reduce number of foreign expats

State entity, Namport’s Catch-Them-Young flagship program is estimated to capacitate Namib...

Swakara auction sold out in Copenhagen

The Swakara auction which was held on the 18th of March in Copenhagen, Denmark, this year, was s...

Africa free trade deal, a potential loud sounding nothing- Analysts

Namibia, with other African heads of state have signed the first ever continental free trade dea...

Business dragging to a halt as Listeriosis panic holds market hostage … While producers rush to protect own products

The local ready-made-food products manufacturing industry is having sleepless nights over the pa...

Prices of basic commodities go down

Latest statistics from the Namibia Statistics Agency shows that both monthly and annual inflatio...

The IJG Business Climate Monitor decreases

Analyst Robert McGregor has said that the IJG Business Climate Monitor decreased marginally in J...

FNB Namibia Return on Equity decrease to 23.3%

First National Bank Namibia’s interim results indicates a decline of Returns on Equity to ...

MTC awards bursaries to four students

The Mobile Telecommunications Limited (MTC) has awarded bursaries worth N$450 000 to four studen...

Groupe PSA to assemble Opel and Peugeot vehicles in Namibia … good deal for VTC graduates – Trade ministry

In a development that is likely to spark job creation in the local economy, Groupe PSA (Paris: U...

PSG maintains to rate Namibia a notch below investment grade

PSG Namibia has maintained its rating of BB+, one notch below the investment grade with a negati...

Theresa Weitz to resign as Bidvest Executive Director … after company records poor financial results

Theresa Weitz is set to give up her position of executive director at Bidvest shortly after the ...

Good times for SMEs as DBN launches investment centre

SMEs which often have low levels of collateral and high degrees of potential have been provided ...

Oryx Properties Limited to Invest N$300m in Tower International

PSG Namibia has confirmed that Unit holders are informed that Oryx Properties Limited (“Or...

Prices reduction hit local dairy farmers hard

Namibia’s local dairy industry has seen its condictions worsen due to proposed price reduc...

Oryx declining profits will not spook investors

 PSG Namibia has indicated that the declining profit numbers of Oryx Properties will not ha...

Innovation makes inroads in local taxi industry as Piggiback enters market

  Namibia’s public transport industry is fast going digital and with the entrance ...

Namibia’s reserves decrease by N$1.8 billion

The stock of foreign reserves declined at the end of January 2018 by N$1.8 billion to reach N$28...

We cannot rely on others to create growth for Namibia

Given the current state of the global and regional economies it is increasingly becoming apparen...

Digitisation to overcome African trade barriers

Digitally integrating Africa’s higher risk trade transaction ecosystem into a global econo...

Weakening dollar may not positively impact balance of payments- Analysts

The US Dollar opened 2018 on a poor note after weakening against major currencies and with the a...

Simonis Storm adjusts Bidvest Namibia’s Headline Earnings forecast

Following the release of Bidvest Namibia Limited’s (BVN) FY18 results, Simonis Storm Secur...

Independence Day, a business boost for Tsumeb - Spokesperson

Tsumeb municipality’s strategic liaison officer, Stella Imalwa-Nangolo, has said...

D-Day for tax-payers as Tax Amnesty deadline looms …while Schlettwein warns that there won’t be any postponement

The tax amnesty deadline is almost two weeks away and companies are expected to have paid the ta...