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APP tells LPM, “You’re wasting your time” … while hard times hit political parties in the face

All People’s Party (APP) Secretary General Vincent Kanyetu has said the Landless People’s Movement (LPM) is wasting its time changing ...

Accident lands mother and daughter in ICU … as driver attempts to flee scene

An accident by the Western Bypass which involved a truck, a red sedan and a taxi landed a mother and her daughter in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at ...

Eleven-year-old fatally shoots 13-year-old at Iimbili Combined School

Tragedy struck today at Iimbili Combined School when an 11-year-old learner took a gun and fatally wounded a 13-year-old grade 5 student (names wi...

Opposition need to move mountains to convince voters- analysts

Political parties in the opposition camp will have to go beyond rhetoric and pointing at everything that’s wrong with the ruling Swapo Party...

Over 700 VET training instructors still unqualified …as faculty for VET instructors at NUST is on the cards

As government deepen efforts to solidify the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector, steps have already been taken to establish a faculty ...

NIMT accused of withholding trade certificates

The acting principal of Namibia Institute of Mining and Technology (NIMT) Northern-Campus said that trade certificates of trainees have not yet be...

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Namibia produces first Lithium concentrate

Canadian firm, Desert Lion Energy Corporation, has produced its first ever Lithium concentrate i...

Roads Authority sticks to Procurement Act … despite SMEs clamour for amendments

The Roads Authority (RA) has come out clear on its position with regards to clamours by the SMEs...

Business climate monitor shows reduced economic contraction

At the close of November 2017, the IJG Business Climate Monitor continued its upward trajectory ...

Namibia dazzled by Zimbabwe’s investment prospects

Namibia has shown keen interest in investing and gearing up trade with Zimbabwe in the event tha...

Zimbabwe wants agricultural trade with Namibia – Mnangagwa

Zimbabwean president, Emmerson Mnangagwa has said that his country has plans to trade in agricul...

Inflation remains constant

The annual inflation rate for December 2017 stood at 5.2% compared to 7.3% registered in Decembe...

Coetzee hopes for “enough” rain in 2018 as he exits NAU

Retired Executive Manager for the Namibia Agricultural Union (NAU), Sakkie Coetzee, has said Nam...

A clean record

We have all been there. Trying to add someone’s contact details to your phone only to see ...

Prioritise your savings - Elzita Beukes

  According to economists, 2018 is bound to be another challenging year in Namibia and It th...

Beating the Janu-Worry blues

We are already in the middle of December and everyone is enthusiastically playing their “k...

Be mindful when shopping online

The year 2017 was not short of challenges, least of all the state of the Namibian economy which ...

Market disruption is inevitable in the age of innovation – but how do you manage it?

Airbnb has disrupted the local Namibian hospitality market, much like it did in other countries....

Repo rate remains unchanged

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Namibia has announced that it has maintained ...

NBL donates items worth over N$190 000 to NamPol

  Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL) donated items worth N$197 000 to be used by the Namib...

Namibia hangs by the hook- Experts …as EU blacklists Namibia

Namibia’s leading economists and experts have said that dire possible consequences lie in ...

Get your car ready for your December road trip

The long awaited holiday season is finally here and if you're planning to drive to your holi...

Private sector credit extension/Inflation slows down … as international reserve stock tick up

The Bank of Namibia has announced that growth in private sector credit extension (PSCE) continue...

Mining sector employing less and paying well

Namibia’s mining sector continue to be the least labour-absorbing but has been hailed for ...

Stimulus increases investment in Cymot Investments (Pty) Limited

Stimulus Investments Limited (Stimulus) has increased its shareholding in Cymot Investments (Pty...

Industry develops cold feet on plastic ban

Namibia’s leading captains of industry are still dragging feet on the motion to accelerate...

N$1 billion spent on biodiversity upkeep …as government expenditure is forecast to fall

An estimate figure of N$1 billion has been invested so far on the the protection and maintenance...

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...