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Jacobs has no sleepless nights over RCC

The RCC board chairperson Fritz Jacobs has told The Villager that he welcomes the Cabinet Committee on Overall Policy and Priorities’ (CCOPP...

Ovaherero/Nama remains must be kept in USA – Rukoro

The Ovaherero paramount chief, Vekuii Rukoro has proposed that the recently discovered Ovaherero and Nama human remains should be kept in the Unit...

National electricity support tariff introduced

The Oshakati Town Council in partnership with Oshakati Premier Electric (OPE) has launched a pilot phase of national support tariff mechanism with...

RCC judicial management no easy stroll in the park

Analysts have voiced their concern over the latest move to place the Roads Contractor Company (RCC) under administrative management saying that wh...

Manager wants NamWater board to discipline CEO

  Michael Gaweseb, a NamWater director, has written to the board urging them to discipline the Chief Executive Officer Dr Vaino Shivute ov...

GRN on course with debt reduction

Namibia Equity Brokers (NEB) analyst Ngoni Bopoto has said GRN is well on course in its efforts to bring down debt to manageable levels judging by...

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NBL expects a decrease in pro?t after tax

Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL) expects a decrease in its pro?t after tax and earnings per share...

Long Beach N$35m ?lling station nears completion

    The construction of Long Beach’s ?rst service station worth, N$35million w...

Shafudah optimistic tax amnesty deadline will yield results

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Finance Ericah Shafudah is con?dent the newly set tax amnesty...

Banking sector outlook uninspiring- Capricorn Group

The Capricorn Group has raised red ?ags on the banking sector outlook as it projects a challenging o...

Angola still to pay US$204 million

Deputy Reserve Bank Governor Ebson Uanguta has confirmed that Angola has managed to pa...

Property prices weakening - FNB

Persistently weak economic growth, rising unemployment and weak household disposable income growt...

MTC to invest N$1.1 billion in network infrastructure

Mobile Telecommunications Limited (MTC), has announced its plans to invest N$1.1 billion in expan...

Job opportunities in mining bleak

Weak commodity prices, less prospecting and low production in mining has severely reduced prospec...

BoN to cut interest rates - analysts

With an improving inflation outlook and the economy at its bottom, analysts are optimistic that t...

We won't thumb-suck SMEs - Swartz

Chairperson for the recently inaugurated procurement board, Patrick Swartz said the new procurem...

Trustco registers positive growth

The Trustco Group Holdings Limited’s has registered an uptick in revenue growth substa...

Nam financial stability intact despite SA banks downgrade

The downgrading of Nedbank and Standard Bank’s mother banks in South Africa will likel...

The ubuntu of development finance

In the wake of recent reports of lapses in repayment of debt on small and medium enterprise ...

S.A recession to hit Namibia hard - analysts

South African based Benchmarking and Manufacturing analyst Dr. Justin Barnes and an array of lead...

Wholesale sale and retail trade slowed down

According to the recently released National Accounts by the Namibia Statistics Agency (NSA), the ...

Partnerships the way to go for NGOs

Amidst dwindling donor funding and inexperience in drafting accountability reports by European st...

50% progress made on container terminal construction

Over 50 % progress has been made on the construction of the new container terminal at the harbor ...

32 000 people more unemployed in 2015/16

The Unemployment rate of the population aged 15 years and above in Namibia has increased by 34.0 ...

Windhoek steps up low cost housing

The City of Windhoek is going to construct close to 80 low-medium cost three bedroom houses in th...

Budget cuts into road projects

The 20% budget cut from Roads Authority (RA) from the 2107 / 18 financial year budget, will affec...

SACU revenue solid despite SA downgrade

Leading economic analysts confi rmed that the country can still look up to the projected in...

213 cases of suspected tax evasion

The fi nance ministry is currently investigation 213 cases of suspected tax evasions by cor...

Budding economist Hamunime excels in banking secto

Budding Economist Naufiku Hamunime joined the blue bank a mere six months ago in October 2016 thr...

Risks to the domestic economy remain definite

Due to external factors beyond the control of the central bank which have a direct impact on Nami...

Namibia spends N$26 billion on electricity imports

  Namibia energy imports exceeded exports by close to N$26 billion in 2016, with electri...

Corporate companies turn to solar power use

Some corporate companies are turning to use renewable solar energy by installing Solar Photovolta...

No relief for Nam consumers despite good rains

Namibian consumers will still have to continue to dig deep into their pockets to buy food de...

Plastic Packaging jittery as campaign heats up

Plastic Packaging faces an uncertain future after the launch of the zero plastic late last y...

FNB to install more 30 cash deposit ATMs

First National Bank (FNB) Namibia will install 30 cash deposit Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) i...

SME Bank increases its loan book to N$566M

The SME Bank has managed to reach one of its key goals by increasing the loan book with 80% ...