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17 02, 2020

COMMUNITY CONSERVATION FUND OF NAMIBIA (CCFN) SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCHED

2020-02-17T08:28:47+00:00 February 17th, 2020|NEWS|

13 February 2020 The Community Conservation Fund of Namibia (CCFN) was successfully launched in the capital today The launch of this much needed conservation fund takes Namibia’s flagship conservation programme to the next level. The creation of this fund is aimed at reducing the community based natural resources management (CBNRM) sector’s dependence on external [...]

12 02, 2020

NAMIGREEN E-WASTE RECYCLING RATES DOUBLES IN NAMIBIA

2020-02-12T10:48:55+00:00 February 12th, 2020|NEWS|

Local e-waste joint-venture, NamiGreen, recycled the equivalent to 10,000 computer monitors in 2019 - a 100 % increase from previous year. 2019 was a good year in terms of recycling for Namibia. Increased awareness amongst Namibian citizens and companies contributed to a 100 % growth [...]

11 02, 2020

ECONOMIC PULSE 5: RUGBY RULES FOR PROTECTING YOUR CAPITAL

2020-02-18T11:11:14+00:00 February 11th, 2020|ECONOMIC PULSE, NEWS|

Sometimes it helps to start by focusing on what something is not. Leaving your cash under the mattress is one of the surest ways to cause a permanent loss of capital. No, not necessarily due to burglary on your premises, but rather the simple facts of economics. If one works with a long-term average inflation [...]

11 02, 2020

ECONOMIC PULSE 6: MOVING ON SWIFTLY

2020-02-18T11:13:14+00:00 February 11th, 2020|ECONOMIC PULSE, NEWS|

Photo Credit:  Susan Nel Photography As February breaks and salaried employees give a collective sigh of relief after a long-awaited January payday, it is worth taking a moment to do a quick recap of 2019 and begin planning for the year ahead. Few would argue that 2019 was a far [...]

11 02, 2020

ECONOMIC PULSE 4: LAYERS OF INVESTING – Where to begin

2020-02-18T11:03:21+00:00 February 11th, 2020|ECONOMIC PULSE, NEWS|

The range of options available to investors can often be overwhelming. Where do you even begin? To answer this question it can be useful to break your investment decisions into three simplified layers: 1. The ‘why layer’ tries to establish exactly what your investment objectives are. It attempts to answer the question as to [...]

11 02, 2020

EMBRACING THE IDEA OF GOING FULL DIGITAL

2020-02-11T09:16:32+00:00 February 11th, 2020|NEWS|

Kehad Snydewel - Managing Director of Green Enterprise Solutions By:  Ester Kamati Kehad Snydewel is the managing director of Green enterprise solutions, a company founded in 2010 which provides information and communication technology (ICT) services to Namibian companies and government institutions. The company is owned [...]

10 02, 2020

WHERE EDUCATION MEETS ENTERTAINMENT: UNMISSABLE KIDS’ CONTENT ON DSTV

2020-02-10T10:55:05+00:00 February 10th, 2020|NEWS|

January is over, and we are just getting the hang of February. The kids are back at school, the gyms and roads are full, and everyone is finally back to their daily ways of doing things. With the young ones back at school, the learning doesn’t have to end when the school bell rings- [...]

5 02, 2020

ECONOMIC PULSE 3: INVESTING AGAINST EMOTION

2020-02-18T10:38:45+00:00 February 5th, 2020|ECONOMIC PULSE, NEWS|

Reason is probably one of the biggest distinctions between humans and animals. It has given us the ability to learn from different circumstances and to adapt over time. These lessons sit deep in our subconscious minds and instinct / emotions /intuition allows us to react quickly without having to reason ourselves out of every situation, [...]

5 02, 2020

ECONOMIC PULSE 1: NAMIBIA IN RECESSION – HOW WE ENDED HERE

2020-02-18T10:25:36+00:00 February 5th, 2020|ECONOMIC PULSE, NEWS|

Until now it had never been difficult to answer this question because the words ‘’forward’’, ‘’onward’’ or ‘’upward’’ were mostly used to describe Namibia’s economic growth and outlook. Until now, the measures of progress showed Namibia improving consistently despite the challenges presented by her geography and complicated history. Real per capita income has increased, unemployment [...]