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Convicted burglar “blames it on the alcohol” … as he gets his 12-month jail sentence set aside

An accused burglar identified only as Victory Hoaeb who got convicted in a Windhoek court on one count of housebreaking with intent to steal and t...

Walvis Bay to repair damaged roads networks

Walvis Bay municipality is to repair all damaged road networks in the coastal town that were ruined by heavy rains last week. The cost involved...

Harvard releases list of top five fastest-growing economies to watch … Namibia is nowhere to be found

Researchers at Harvard’s Center for International Development (CID) have released their latest growth projections with a list of the to...

MTC Sunshine aims for world title glory before end of year

The world’s leading Promoter and current MTC Promoter/Coach of the Year, Nestor Tobias says his academy is aiming to crown at least one worl...

!Naruseb ponders giving Agribank right to manage N$1.4 billion project

Agriculture minister, Alpheus !Naruseb, is weighing the options of extending the right to manage the ministry’s Namibia Agricultural Mechan...

Security guard's "31 bullet story' takes new twist...accused of exaggerating injuries by his bosses

The boss and supervisor of Andreas Matheus ,who told The Villager this week that he sustained 31 bullet wounds after he and his colleagues went af...

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Harvard releases list of top five fastest-growing economies to watch … Namibia is nowhere to be found

Researchers at Harvard’s Center for International Development (CID) have released the...

Sanlam Namibia pumps N$ 300 000 in ‘My culture My Life’ road show

Sanlam Namibia has pumped N$300 000 in ‘My culture My Life’ road show that will kick...

Namibia customer service quality improvement sluggish

Industry players have said that although the quality of customer service in Namibia especially i...

Business drastically reduce marketing budgets as economy bites- Team Namibia

A latest survey conducted by non-profit business support and marketing organisation, Team Namibi...

Inflation expected to continue rising as individuals and government spend less

Latest indications from the Namibia Statistics Agency are that the inflation rate increased slig...

Namibia risks being left behind as SA sets to launch first cryptocurrency ATM

Local crypto-currency traders and experts have warned that the central bank’s strong stanc...

Car sales go down as government continues to zip its purse

 The purchase of vehicles continues to decline as government maintains a tight grip over ex...

Keetmanshoop garment factory completed at a cost of over N$10m

Namibia’s first ever garment factory has been completed at a cost of N$10 965 333 in Keetm...

Development Bank strengthens anti-fraud reporting

The Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) has strengthened its fraud reporting mechanisms by outsour...

Good news for local gold traders as GFMS forecast highest prices in five years

Gold traders are in for a good time as gold is expected to deliver the strongest price performan...

Cryptocurrency plunge reinforces central bank’s position

The recently witnessed plunge in the prices of cryptocurrencies has strengthened the Bank of Nam...

The struggle continues for local dairy producers

The storm has not yet cleared out for Namibia’s dairy producers and representatives of the...

Households and business deep in debt but central bank not worried yet

The general meltdown in the economy has left many Namibian households and businesses in debt but...

Investors eye Oryx’s ability to grow net-rental income … as company registers a 0.4% decline end of December 2017

 Investors are likely to keep their eyes closely pinpointed on Oryx Properties’ abili...

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...