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14 05, 2019

BRINGING SMALL-SCALE MINERS, GEMSTONES AND TOURISTS TOGETHER

2019-05-14T06:30:55+00:00 May 14th, 2019|NEWS|

Industrialisation, Trade and SME Development Minister Tjekero Tweya says small-miners are among the poorest socio-economic groupings in Namibia and are finding it increasingly difficult to raise capital to fund new ventures. Tweya made this observation at the launch of the pilot phases of the Namibia Mine Stones project on Sustainable Jewellery Production and the [...]

13 05, 2019

BEST PRACTICE GUIDE FOR THE NAMIBIAN MINING INDUSTRY LAUNCHED – A MILESTONE IN IMPROVING OPERATIONAL PRACTICES

2019-05-13T13:56:29+00:00 May 13th, 2019|NEWS|

Text by Willie Olivier The Chamber of Mines of Namibia has launched the “Best Practice Guide - Environmental Principles for Mining in Namibia.” Speaking at the Mining Expo and Conference, held in Windhoek on 8 and 9 May 2019, Environmental and Social Committee Chairperson, Charles Loots, said the guide is “… a milestone [...]

29 03, 2019

BANK WINDHOEK CEMENTS ITS RELATIONSHIP WITH ENTREPRENEURS

2019-03-29T08:50:51+00:00 March 29th, 2019|NEWS|

Bank Windhoek in collaboration with Microsoft, hosted 50 local entrepreneurs for a one-day seminar at the Windhoek Country Club Resort on Monday, 25 March 2019. Dedicated to knowledge sharing, quality networking and celebrating the spirit of innovation, the gathering brought together entrepreneurs from various industries, including construction, finance, tourism, hospitality, transport and sport.    [...]

7 03, 2019

#BALANCEFORBETTER BANKING THIS WOMEN’S DAY

2019-03-07T07:37:26+00:00 March 7th, 2019|NEWS|

“This year’s theme for International Women’s Day on 8 March is #BalanceforBetter. What better way to ensure better balance as a woman than to have control over your own finances and family life?” says Elzita Beukes, FNB Communications Manager. “Now more than ever it is important for women to take an active role in [...]

6 03, 2019

BANK WINDHOEK INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED FOR GREEN BOND

2019-03-06T13:22:41+00:00 March 6th, 2019|NEWS|

Bank Windhoek was awarded the Green Bond Pioneer Award by Climate Bonds Initiative at the 4th Annual Green Bond Pioneer Awards (GBPA), announced before an international audience in London on the eve of the 2019 Climate Bonds Annual Conference. The GBPA are the premier annual recognition of achievement by organisations, financial institutions, governments and [...]

5 03, 2019

HIDDEN ECONOMIC BENEFITS OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING

2019-03-05T09:32:13+00:00 March 5th, 2019|NEWS|

Hidden economic benefits of affordable housing Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) CEO Martin Inkumbi sheds light on the overlooked benefits of affordable housing Speaking at the unveiling of 324 residential erven, five commercial and five institutional erven that will make up Orwetoveni Extension 12 in Otjiwarongo, Development Bank of Namibia (CEO) Martin Inkumbi highlighted [...]

4 03, 2019

CAPRICORN GROUP INTRODUCES ITS FIRST NEXTGEN BOARD

2019-03-04T14:30:04+00:00 March 4th, 2019|NEWS|

Capricorn Group officially introduced its first NeXtGen_Board at an unveiling event hosted at NICE Restaurant on Monday, 4 March 2019 in Windhoek. Chaired by Bank Windhoek’s Chief Financial Officer, James Chapman, the NeXtGen_Board Members comprise a group of 12 employees, mandated to contribute to the Capricorn Group Strategy. The Board will serve as a [...]

28 02, 2019

FNB RECIEVED SIX PMR AWARDS

2019-02-28T13:21:11+00:00 February 28th, 2019|NEWS|

FNB Namibia received a total of six PMR Awards at the recent event held in Windhoek. Elzita Beukes, FNB Communications Manager was appreciative to all stakeholders who have shown their confidence in the FNB brand and products. “What makes these awards so special is the fact that PMR is based on public opinion. Receiving [...]

27 02, 2019

EXCELLENCE IN CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT PRODUCES BEST ANNUAL REPORT IN NAMIBIA

2019-02-27T14:09:17+00:00 February 27th, 2019|NEWS|

The Namibia Financial Institution Supervisory Authority (NAMFISA) says producing the best annual report in Namibia affirms that good corporate governance and stakeholder management is key. NAMFISA has once again received the PMR Africa Diamond Award for producing the best Annual Report for 2018 in Namibia for the 8th year running. “This award is a [...]

27 02, 2019

NWR AWARDED AS THE LEADING TOURISM COMPANY IN NAMIBIA

2019-02-27T14:02:07+00:00 February 27th, 2019|NEWS|

Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) was presented with two Diamond Arrow awards from PMR.africa on 25 February 2019 as the leading organisation in tourism and conservation enhancement in Namibia as well as the leading tourism company in the country. The award was a result of a research process whereby different companies were nominated and rated [...]