NEWS

16 09, 2019

EOS CAPITAL CELEBRATES LIFE, LAUNCHES NAMBOB

2019-09-18T07:10:32+00:00 September 16th, 2019|NEWS|

Namibian private equity firm, Eos Capital, on Thursday launched the Nambob brand in the Namibian funeral services industry after acquiring and rebranding Namibia’s leading funeral services provider, AVBOB Namibia. Eos Capital obtained the requisite regulatory approval to acquire AVBOB Namibia Holdings (Pty) Ltd, through its N$460 million Allegrow Fund on [...]

16 09, 2019

AFFORDABLE OFFSHORE INVESTING

2019-09-16T09:08:35+00:00 September 16th, 2019|NEWS|

28 August 2019                                                                                                                                                                         Many potential investors are discouraged from offshore investing due to various perceptions that exist around it, ranging from high investment minima to weak returns. Also, too many Namibians are still shell-shocked from 2001 when millions of Namibia dollar were invested offshore at N$20 to [...]

16 09, 2019

ENTREPRENEURIAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY FOR NAMIBIAN YOUTH

2019-09-16T09:09:14+00:00 September 16th, 2019|NEWS|

20 August 2019 In Namibia, 44% of young people are unemployed and there is mounting pressure on Government institutions and departments to provide employment opportunities for them. Over the past few years, Namibia has produced record numbers of skilled graduates from local educational institutions, who then enter a non existent; or full job market. [...]

11 09, 2019

DROUGHT RELIEF BULLETIN JULY- AUGUST 2019

2019-09-11T14:03:38+00:00 September 11th, 2019|NEWS|

This is the first edition of the Drought Relief Bulletin, an initiative of the Namibian Chamber of Environment (NCE). The purpose of this Bulletin is to improve communications between and create synergy among institutions supporting or carrying out drought relief efforts in Namibia. It will also summarise research and reports on drought relief efforts [...]

9 09, 2019

FIRSTRAND NAMIBIA END-YEAR RESULTS

2019-09-09T07:56:23+00:00 September 9th, 2019|NEWS|

MEDIA RELEASE 6 September 2019 Transforming old costs into new opportunities, Creating shared prosperity for all stakeholders FirstRand Namibia, in its 2019 end-year results, reported an increase in profit before tax by 2.2% to N$1.58 billion (2018: N$1.55 billion). The group’s revenue performance demonstrates that the investment in digitisation and customer-centric service is bearing [...]

5 09, 2019

THE BENEFITS OF NETWORKING AS A TOOL OF ENGAGEMENT

2019-09-10T10:54:56+00:00 September 5th, 2019|NEWS|

ARTICLE BY:  Mbo Luvindao: Bank Windhoek’s ESME Finance Branch Manager MEDIA RELEASE: 4 September 2019 Turning contacts into quality relationships takes effort. It is not enough to send a sporadic email or call or connect on social media.  You need to invest in relationships to strengthen and grow them over time. Effort, [...]

30 08, 2019

MEAT FLASH – 23 AUGUST 2019

2019-08-30T08:33:25+00:00 August 30th, 2019|NEWS|

MEAT BOARD ATTENDS THE BASELINE AGRICULTURAL OUTLOOK CONFERENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA On 16 August 2019, Willie Schutz and Desmond Cloete attended the Baseline Agricultural Outlook Conference of the Bureau for Food and Agricultural Policy (BFAP) in Somerset-West, Cape Town. The conference indicates detailed international trade trends and outlooks and is valuable in that it suggests [...]

28 08, 2019

NEDBANK NAMIBIA BANKS ON ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY THROUGH THE GO GREEN FUND

2019-08-28T07:37:05+00:00 August 28th, 2019|NEWS|

MEDIA RELEASE: For the 18th consecutive year Nedbank Namibia has once again shown its support for the environment and nature conservation by channeling N$930 000 to the Nedbank Go Green Fund, which the Namibia Nature Foundation (NNF) manages. Environment and Tourism Minister Pohamba Shifeta, flanked by the Deputy Minister, Bernadette Jagger, officially handed over [...]

27 08, 2019

OVER 1500 ATTEND BIOMASS TECHNOLOGY EXPO 2019

2019-08-27T09:32:04+00:00 August 27th, 2019|NEWS|

A scene from Biomass Technology Expo 2019, of a bush-to-feed technology demonstration The recently held Biomass Technology Expo 2019 has put biomass firmly on the national agenda, and calendar, taking its rightful place as one of the must-see annual trade shows in the country. The event took place on the 9th of August, [...]

22 08, 2019

PICK N PAY HANDS OVER PLASTIC PROFITS TO THE RECYCLE NAMIBIA FORUM (RNF)

2019-08-22T12:34:05+00:00 August 22nd, 2019|NEWS|

MEDIA RELEASE 20 August 2019 Pick n Pay (PnP) Namibia – a subsidiary of the Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group – on Tuesday, 20 August 2019 handed over all its profits from the sale of grocery plastic bags for the months of June and July, to the Recycle Namibia Forum (RNF). As from the [...]