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25 04, 2018

NAMIBIA TO HOST NEYMAR JR FIVE SOCCER TOURNAMENT

2018-04-25T13:14:48+00:00 April 25th, 2018|NEWS|

Red Bull Namibia in partnership with Bank Windhoek as the main sponsor, Snickers, NBC and Fresh FM is proud to announce the Neymar Jr's Five soccer tournament. The road to the third Neymar Jr's Five World Final has already begun. More than 60 countries from 6 continents will be hosting tournament qualifiers, where players [...]

25 04, 2018

DOWNLOAD BUDGET SPEECH 2018/2019

2018-04-25T11:41:45+00:00 April 25th, 2018|NEWS|

Download Budget Speech PDF Honourable Chairperson of the Whole House Committee Honourable Members of the National Assembly 1. It is my honour to introduce to this August House the budget allocation for vote 15, the Ministry of Mines and Energy, for the 2018/2019 Financial Year. 2. I would like to thank Honourable Calle [...]

23 04, 2018

NAMDEB SHIFTS EXPLORATION FOCUS TO SHALLOW INSHORE EXTENSIONS OF EXISTING ON-LAND LICENCES

2018-04-23T13:33:24+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|NEWS|

It is not generally known that Namdeb’s onshore mining licences include certain inshore extensions, but these previously untapped areas are now the focus of a pre-feasibility to estimate the cost versus recovery potential in these licensed alcoves. For over twenty years, Namdeb’s investment and growth have been hampered by the lack of proven inland [...]

23 04, 2018

BANK WINDHOEK TO FOCUS ON GREEN FINANCING

2018-04-23T10:37:54+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|NEWS|

Bank Windhoek will be showcasing its Corporate and Institutional Banking Services at this year’s Mining Expo hosted by the Namibia Chamber of Mines from 25 to 26 April 2018. This year, the focus will be on green and sustainable investments. Bank Windhoek recently allocated a green finance facility to Alcon Consulting Services’ Aussenkehr Solar [...]

19 04, 2018

OHORONGO OTAVI COMMUNITY TRUST EQUIPS KATUTURA STATE HOSPITAL

2018-04-19T10:41:56+00:00 April 19th, 2018|NEWS|

Ohorongo Otavi Community Trust (OOCT), in collaboration with the Support Ulm e.V. donated medical equipment to the value of N$1.2 Million to the Katutura State Hospital (14 March 2018). The equipment, consisting of 140 wheel chairs, 8 nursing wheelchairs, 40 walking frames 60 commode chairs, 30 hospital beds with mattresses, 7 pallets of baby [...]

19 04, 2018

SUCCESS FOR MELKI WITH HELP OF PAY AND RMB NAMIBIA

2018-04-19T10:21:16+00:00 April 19th, 2018|NEWS|

Melkesedek Hamukoto, known as Melki, always dreamt of becoming a pilot. His environment sometimes made him feel as though his dream was unattainable. “My dad, however, instilled   responsibility and a go-getter mindset in me from an early age. This combined with a number of intervening factors, changed my life.” Melki’s aunt introduced him to [...]

19 04, 2018

CHOOSING YOUR BUSINESS PARTNER

2018-04-19T09:40:20+00:00 April 19th, 2018|NEWS|

By Mbo Luvindao: Manager at Bank Windhoek’s Emerging Small-to-Medium Enterprises Finance Branch When starting a business, choosing the correct partner will play a key role in determining the future success of your enterprise. A partnership is a single business where two or more people share ownership. In general, each partner contributes to all aspects of [...]

16 04, 2018

GIPF INCREASES PENSION BENEFIT BY 5.5%

2018-04-16T08:55:23+00:00 April 16th, 2018|NEWS|

The Government Institutions Pension Fund (GIPF) Board of Trustees approved a pension increase of 5.5% for its pensioners effective 01 April. The historic pension increases granted to existing pensioners of the Fund over the past 5 years were as follows; 2013 (6.5%), 2014 (7.5%), 2015 (6.5%), 2016 (7%), 2017 (7%). “With the year on [...]

11 04, 2018

FIVE CONSIDERATIONS FOR START-UPS LOOKING FOR FUNDING

2018-04-11T08:58:11+00:00 April 11th, 2018|NEWS|

Five considerations for start-ups looking for funding Many entrepreneurs and SME’s consider funding to be a major stumbling block when it comes to starting or growing a business. In this tough environment where a majority of start-ups fail within the first five years of operations, the type of funding that a startup secures to [...]

5 04, 2018

NTA PARTNERS WITH LaRRI

2018-04-05T08:14:53+00:00 April 5th, 2018|NEWS|

The Namibia Training Authority (NTA) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the Labour Resources and Research Institute (LaRRI). Amongst others, the agreement provides a framework within which the two parties can develop and undertake collaborative research and education programmes, and through which trade union members with trade skills and experience in various [...]