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Omaheke Swapo court case dismissed

Omaheke Swapo Party delegates to the congress who were dragged before the High Court in an attempt to prevent them from attending congress emerged...

Tempers flare in parly over fuel-storage saga developments

The exoneration of the National Planning Commission permanent secretary, Leevi Hungamo, from the fuel storage saga torched a storm in parliament t...

NSFAF management must fall- Kavekotora

Rally for Democracy and Progress’ Mike Kavekotora has called for the immediate firing of the Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund...

Calle destroys macro-economic projection critics

Finance minister Calle Schlettwein has stood his ground and shot back at criticism that he has made wild economic projections that are not realist...

Nam population at 2.3 million - NSA

The Namibia Statistics Agency has announced that Namibia's population now stands at an estimated 2, 324, 388 for 2016. This was announced a...

Restricted items at the 6th Swapo Party congress

The Swapo Party has informed all delegates to the elective congress this Thursday that it will not allow weapons and electronic recording devices ...

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Downgrade provides opportunities for domestic economy- Experts

Namibia’s negative downgrade by Fitch ratings agency provides growth opportunities for the...

Growth will recover in 2018- IBM analysts … as final quarter 2017 remains subdued

South Africa based economic think tank, IBM Research, has predicted Namibia’s economy to r...

Fitch downgrades Namibia’s economy

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Namibia's Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR...

Live within your means during festive season

With the festive season fast approaching, a lot of us are scrambling to finalise our holiday pla...

2017 X-trails an overwhelming success

The 2017 Standard Bank OTB X-trails this year proved to be one of the most successful sporting e...

Meager capital expenditure pinch building initiatives … as tight fiscus sees a decline in vehicle sales

Government’s meager capital expenditure has seen a plunge in the number of building initia...

Inflation slows down … as EAN anticipates a November pick-up

The annual inflation rate for October 2017 stood at 5.2 percent compared to 7.3 percent register...

Let’s fire up females - FNB Namibia

The FNB Namibia Foundation Holding Trust has sponsored N$594,300 towards Business Growth Support...

Innovate or Fail - Modernising the way we do things

Over the past couple of years, technological transformation in the financial services sector and...

SME sector strong despite slow growth

SMEs Compete director Claudine Mouton has said the small to medium scale business enterprises se...

Dairy producers/Nam Dairies donates milk

A contingent of dairy producers has joined hands with Namibia Dairies to provide free milk to a ...

Is DBN changing to a commercial bank?

The Development Bank of Namibia’s (DBN) request for the submission of an expression of int...

Omusati tomato processing plant delayed

A tomato processing plant in Omusati region is experiencing construction delays due to funding c...

N$700m storage facility set for Usakos

  MDL International, oil and gas procurement company, has plans to set up a storage faci...

SSC appoints investment managers … plans to invest funds offshore

The Social Security Commission (SSC) board of commission has approved the appointment of four in...

Nam-China host business seminar

Namibia and China have collaborated on a business seminar hosted in Windhoek this week, to boost...

Game meat exports have decreased

The Ministry of Agriculture’s state veterinarian, Dr. Frank Clotate has revealed that ther...

Local engineers ditched government - Muketi

Veteran heavy Industry mechanical engineer Frederick Muketi hit at local engineers who raised ta...

Standard Bank warns against advance fee scam

Standard Bank has said that fraudsters are luring some business owners with promises of tenders ...

Life Insurance – instant protection

“Life insurance is not an impartial decision and should be viewed as a selfless act that p...

Namfisa hosts IAIS sub-Saharan Africa regional seminar

The Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (Namfisa), hosted Namibia’s first...

Credit extension slows as banks’ liquidity declines

Growth in private sector credit extension (PSCE) slowed at the end of September 2017 to 5.4 perc...

Service excellence for SMEs DBN ramps up SME finance capacity

Development Bank of Namibia, Senior Corporate Communication Manager, Jerome Mutumba has said tha...

Namibian Manufacturers Association honours companies

 The Namibian Manufacturers Association (NMA) which hosted its fifth Manufacturer of the Ye...

Husab’s increased production won’t help uranium situation - Schade

  The Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) director Klaus Schade has warned that any ...

70 women benefit from self-employment project

Up to 70 Namibian women will benefit from equipment donated by the Ministry of Gender Equality a...

No immediate impact on tourists as rand plummets

The marked weaknesses in the rand which tittered into negative territory this past week may not ...

Namibia’s competitiveness falls

Namibia has fallen back again to rank 90 in the Global Competitive Ranking 2017-18 after steady ...

Namibia’s statistical capacity poor

Statistics expert professor Ben Kiregyera has said despite Namibia possessing a modern and compr...

Fuel pump prices to increase

The Ministry of Mines and Energy has announced that fuel pump prices will increase on Wednesday ...