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2105, 2018

LETSHEGO BANK NAMIBIA LAUNCHES LETSGO – ALL-IN-1 EASY ACCESS FINANCIAL SOLUTION

May 21st, 2018|0 Comments

In line with our brand promise to increase access to simple, accessible and appropriate financial solutions, Letshego Namibia is launching ‘LetsGo’ – an all-in-1 solution to our customers in Windhoek, which enables customers to [...]

1805, 2018

PUPKEWITZ FOUNDATION INVESTS IN EDUCATION

May 18th, 2018|0 Comments

On Wednesday, 31 January 2018 the Pupkewitz Foundation handed over four new classrooms and a multi-purpose room worth N$1.3 million to the Groot Aub Primary School. The PUPKEWITZ FOUNDATION has been playing a strong [...]

1705, 2018

DUNDEE PRECIOUS METALS ACCELERATES GOVERNMENT’S EFFORT TO PROMOTE ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT FOR ALL NAMIBIANS

May 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Dundee Precious Metals Inc. (“DPM”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to transfer an 8 per cent ownership interest in Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb (Pty) Ltd. (“DPMT” or the [...]

1705, 2018

FNB HOLDS INNOVATION CONFERENCE

May 17th, 2018|0 Comments

FNB Holdings recently hosted a four-day Innovation Conference coinciding with the International Innovation and Creativity Week. The conference focused on process optimization and trained internal Innovation Champions. “Known for being the most innovative bank [...]

1405, 2018

DEVELOPMENT BANK STRENGTHENS ANTI-FRAUD REPORTING

May 14th, 2018|0 Comments

The Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) has strengthened its fraud reporting mechanisms, says Senior Manager: Corporate Communication, Jerome Mutumba. In terms of improved fraud reporting, the Bank has outsourced its reporting channels to local [...]

805, 2018

NWR APPOINTS TWO WOMEN TO EXCO

May 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) has appointed Talita B Horn as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) as well as Julia Mutumbulua as its new Chief Human Capital Officer (CHC) as of the beginning of [...]

305, 2018

NAMIB MILLS LAUNCHES NEW INSTANT TOP SCORE MAIZE PORRIDGE

May 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Namib Mills, under Top Score, the leading maize meal brand in the country, this week launched its brand new range of Instant Maize porridge. This new Instant Maize porridge will eliminate the cooking time [...]

205, 2018

OMBEPO WIND FARM COMMISSIONING

May 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

OPENING SPEECH BY THE HON. TOM ALWEENDO MINISTER OF MINES AND ENERGY ON THE OCCASION OF THE LAUNCH OF THE OMBEPO 5 MW WIND FARM It is with great pleasure that I attend the [...]

205, 2018

NAMIBIA RANKED SECOND BEST COUNTRY IN AFRICA WHEN IT COMES TO PROTECTING THE FREEDOM OF THE PRESS

May 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Namibia is proud to be ranked as the second best country in Africa and 26th in the world when it comes to protecting the freedom of the press, according to the 2018 Press Freedom [...]

2604, 2018

ONDUNDU RECEIVES RAINCOATS VALUED AT N$40 000.00

April 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Learners at Ondundu Primary school can now attend classes regardless of the weather as the school received raincoats to the value of N$40 000.00 from Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb on Wednesday, 18th April 2018. [...]

2504, 2018

NAMIBIA TO HOST NEYMAR JR FIVE SOCCER TOURNAMENT

April 25th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

2504, 2018

DOWNLOAD BUDGET SPEECH 2018/2019

April 25th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

2304, 2018

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

April 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

2304, 2018

BANK WINDHOEK TO FOCUS ON GREEN FINANCING

April 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

1904, 2018

OHORONGO OTAVI COMMUNITY TRUST EQUIPS KATUTURA STATE HOSPITAL

April 19th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

1904, 2018

SUCCESS FOR MELKI WITH HELP OF PAY AND RMB NAMIBIA

April 19th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

1904, 2018

CHOOSING YOUR BUSINESS PARTNER

April 19th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

1604, 2018

GIPF INCREASES PENSION BENEFIT BY 5.5%

April 16th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

1104, 2018

FIVE CONSIDERATIONS FOR START-UPS LOOKING FOR FUNDING

April 11th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

504, 2018

NTA PARTNERS WITH LaRRI

April 5th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

2603, 2018

NBL CONTRIBUTES TO INDEPENDENCE CELEBRATIONS FOR EMBASSIES ABROAD

March 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL) – a subsidiary of the Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group - on Friday, 02nd of March 2018 handed over 360 cases of its World Premium Beer, Windhoek Lager to the [...]

1903, 2018

FNB NAMIBIA WINS EIGHT PMR AWARDS

March 19th, 2018|0 Comments

FNB Namibia wins eight PMR Awards On Monday, 12 March 2018 FNB Namibia proudly accepted a total of eight PMR awards in a variety of categories. New awards for agriculture and corporate citizen basis [...]

1903, 2018

NAMIBIA PLASTICS GROUNDBREAKING

March 19th, 2018|0 Comments

NAMIBIA PLASTICS OFFICIALLY LAUNCHES THE CONSTRUCTION OF A N$95 MILLION PLASTIC MANUFACTURING PLANT Officiated by the Minister of Industrialization, Trade & SME Development, Tjekero Tweya, the 2660 Squares state-of-the-art manufacturing plant at Brakwater - [...]

1307, 2017

NEDBANK INTRODUCES SME SUPPORT DIVISION

July 13th, 2017|0 Comments

NEDBANK Namibia has rolled out a new small and medium enterprises (SME) division to all their branches across the country. The SME division was introduced last year and aims to empower SME's by providing [...]

1307, 2017

RMB HOSTS GLOBAL MARKET SEMINAR

July 13th, 2017|0 Comments

RMB Namibia hosted its Global Markets Seminar under the theme Namibian Commodities in the Face of Global Change. Isaah Mhlanga from RMB SA Economist and Namene Kalili, Senior Economist at FNB Holdings prvided the [...]

1307, 2017

ADVANTAGE Y&R MAKE A MEANINGFUL IMPACT

July 13th, 2017|0 Comments

The Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity is the world's most prestigious Advertising Awards, and the competition for prizes is fierce. One piece of work entered by Advantage Y&R caused a stir and garnered plenty [...]

1207, 2017

OHORONGO GOES SOLAR

July 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Ohorongo Cement took another step into the renewable energy sphere with the groundbreaking of the construction of a 5 MW Solar PV plant on World Environment day (5th June) at its farm Sargberg plant near Otavi.