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Mugabe drags feet on retirement… says I am still president and commander in chief

The dream by Zimbabweans to have long-serving 93-year-old- president, Robert Mugabe give up power, has once more eluded them as he has refused to ...

No bodies or kidnapped children found at Golgota – Nampol

Namibian Police spokesperson deputy commissioner Edwin Kanguatjivi has refuted kidnapping, murder and child trafficking allegations made by an angry...

Grace Mugabe 'could be' with counterparts in Namibia - Iivula-Ithana

Under fire Zimbabwean first lady, Grace Mugabe’s whereabouts in Namibia have been kept in hushed tones by top officials while home affairs m...

More action than words needed from Geingob

Swapo presidential candidate Hage Geingob has all the time to fulfil his campaign promises. However, more action is needed to bring tangible re...

Is DBN changing to a commercial bank?

The Development Bank of Namibia’s (DBN) request for the submission of an expression of interest for the provision of a core banking system h...

Swapo 2017: Geingob's campaign promise

Campaign Promise: What More Will TEAM HARAMBEE Do   This section presents the campaign promise of TEAM HARAMBEE and highlights the prio...

Business


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 ...

Govt clears Tses Groot Glass project - Christian

The government has cleared the feasibility study and Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) for the...

Over 300 active Men on the Side of the Road

Only 364 members out of 1 295 members registered with the Men on the Side of the Road (MSR) as j...

Livestock abortion storm hits Namibia

Namibia is currently faced with a storm of abortions amongst livestock in the central areas of K...