Monthly Archives: June 2018

14 06, 2018

CAPRICORN GROUP SUPPORTS JOURNALISTS IN SHARPENING FINANCIAL REPORTING SKILLS

2018-06-14T14:12:55+00:00 June 14th, 2018|NEWS|

Capricorn Group hosted the last of a 3-part Financial Journalism Workshop series which media practitioners from the broadcast, print and digital sphere attended to sharpen their financial reporting skills. A first of its kind, these workshops have proven to be highly enlightening and constructive in its objective to benefit our media partners through collaborative [...]

14 06, 2018

TRANSFER PRICING BREAKFAST SEMINAR

2018-06-14T08:51:09+00:00 June 14th, 2018|NEWS|

The guest speakers for the seminar hosted by PwC Namibia in Windhoek is JP Borman, PwC South Africa Partner in Transfer Pricing and Thulani Shongwe, Head of Domestic Resource Mobilisation from Africa Tax Administration Forum (“ATAF”). In addition, the keynote address will be made by the Commissioner of Inland Revenue Department (“IRD”) from the [...]

12 06, 2018

HOUSE PRICES CONTRACT FOR A THIRD STRAIGHT MONTH

2018-06-12T09:58:06+00:00 June 12th, 2018|NEWS|

“House prices contracted for a third straight month in March by 8.8% y/y, the sixth contraction in the last seven months,” announces Josephat Nambashu, Analyst at FNB Namibia in the March edition of the FNB Housing Index. “The decline meant the price of the average home was cut by N$109,941 from what it was [...]

12 06, 2018

IPSAS BREAKFAST SEMINAR

2018-06-12T06:36:49+00:00 June 12th, 2018|NEWS|

The guest speaker to a breakfast seminar hosted by PwC Namibia in Windhoek is Hayfron Aboagye, an Associate Director from the PwC Ghana Office. He holds a Masters degree in Public Administration and is a qualified chartered accountant. He has over 15 years’ experience in the provision of assurance services to various government ministries, [...]

8 06, 2018

NAMIBIA DAIRIES (ND) CELEBRATES MILK MONTH

2018-06-08T10:22:07+00:00 June 8th, 2018|NEWS|

The Monte Christo Project Primary School and Dr. Abraham Iyambo Primary School in Windhoek; and Kalkrand Primary School (KPS), A.A. Denk Memorial School as well as the St. Patrick’s Primary School in the Hardap Region received a month’s milk supply from Namibia Dairies (ND) – a subsidiary of the Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group [...]

7 06, 2018

BANK WINDHOEK INTRODUCES WOMEN IN BUSINESS FINANCIAL SOLUTION

2018-06-07T12:32:22+00:00 June 7th, 2018|NEWS|

Bank Windhoek, a proud member of Capricorn Group, today proudly announces the introduction of our new Women in Business financial solution. Managing Director, Baronice Hans says: “Bank Windhoek takes pride in being a catalyst for this as a sustainable opportunity and are proud to introduce the Women in Business solution. Women are a powerful [...]

6 06, 2018

NAMDEB RECOGNISED FOR EQUITY AND GENDER EQUALITY COMMITMENT

2018-06-06T12:45:09+00:00 June 6th, 2018|NEWS|

On the evening of the 5th June 2018, Namdeb received the prestigious Gender is My Agenda Campaign (GIMAC) award for the Private Sector category, through the Ministry of Gender Equality and Child Welfare. The Award is in recognition for the Company’s continued contribution in achieving equity and gender equality in Namibia. Riaan Burger, Namdeb [...]

6 06, 2018

REVAMPED NAMLEISURE CARDS TO ENCOURAGE DOMESTIC TOURISM & BENEFIT STUDENTS

2018-06-06T10:32:13+00:00 June 6th, 2018|NEWS|

Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) expanded their NamLeisure products and will also now offer a student package. The NamLeisure student card is life made easier and affordable for students who want to explore the country. The NamLeisure student card and revamped NamLeisure cards were officially launched at the Namibia Tourism Expo on Friday 1 June. [...]

6 06, 2018

WINTER KNIGHTS PROJECT NOW ALSO ON FNB HAPPINESS STORE

2018-06-06T09:24:10+00:00 June 6th, 2018|NEWS|

This coming Friday, 8 June 2018 the Round Table and various private companies will once again collect cash or in-kind donations for the Winter Knights project which benefits marginalised communities all over Namibia. As in the past, donations can be made physically at the street intersections, through ‘buying’ a street corner, donating directly to [...]

5 06, 2018

CONSERVATION AND TOURISM THRIVE TOGETHER

2018-06-05T09:43:45+00:00 June 5th, 2018|NEWS|

For nearly four decades the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) of Namibia through its landmark research and conservation programmes has underscored the robust link and crucial importance between conservation, tourism and people to achieve a win-win outcome. CCF, a long-standing collaborator and beneficiary of Nedbank Namibia’s Go Green Fund (GGF) through various projects, has illustrated [...]