economic

28 10, 2021

FRANS INDONGO TRUST SUPPORTS GOVERNMENT’S FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19

2021-10-28T07:24:32+00:00 October 28th, 2021|NEWS|

  N$1 MILLION DONATION TO THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES On October 13th, the Frans Indongo Group (FIG), through the Frans Indongo Trust, officially handed over a donation of One Million Namibian dollars to the Ministry of Health and Social Services as part of the Group's contribution to the ongoing national response against [...]

8 10, 2021

DEVELOPMENT BANK OFFERS FINANCE FOR CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION

2021-10-08T10:32:17+00:00 October 8th, 2021|NEWS|

DBN CEO Martin Inkumbi The Development Bank of Namibia has announced a facility to finance climate change adaptation, bolstering its long track record of finance with beneficial environmental and social initiatives. Explaining the facility, DBN CEO Martin Inkumbi said it provides an affordable and tailored financing solution for climate and environmental friendly projects. [...]

20 08, 2021

DBN MOOTS NATIONAL EQUITY FUND AS BOOST FOR BUSINESS RECOVERY

2021-08-20T10:08:52+00:00 August 20th, 2021|NEWS|

DBN CEO Martin Inkumbi The onset of Covid-19, 18 months ago, has led to vulnerability on the part of some enterprises. Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) CEO Martin Inkumbi suggests that one solutions can be found in equity finance through a national equity fund for qualifying enterprises currently experiencing headwinds, but with potential [...]

27 07, 2021

COLLABORATION IN THE WAKE OF COVID- 19

2021-07-27T09:52:23+00:00 July 27th, 2021|NEWS|

Media Release:  26 July 2021 The power of unity cannot be overemphasised. Indeed, Namibia has experienced, and is still experiencing the effects of a people united towards a common goal during the Covid- 19 pandemic. Various organisations have held hands, reminding the nation that for us to thrive as a people and for our [...]

27 07, 2021

THE RISE OF ECOMMERCE – IS NAMIBIA READY?

2021-07-27T08:34:00+00:00 July 27th, 2021|NEWS|

By Reginald Baking and Frans Uusiku eCommerce has become a buzz word as one of the key revelations of the 21st century economic realities. We have all witnessed the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic further reinforcing the importance of being able to buy and sell goods and services or transmitting funds or data over [...]

8 07, 2021

CAPRICORN GROUP HANDS OVER THE FIRST 21 TONNES OF A TOTAL DONATION OF 63 TONNES OF MEDICAL OXYGEN

2021-07-08T06:14:49+00:00 July 8th, 2021|NEWS|

Caption from left to right:  Jaco Esterhuyse, Financial Director of Capricorn Group and Marlize Horn, Group Executive: Brand & Corporate Affairs, at the Afrox Bulk Medical Oxygen facility in Windhoek 7 July 2021  On 7 July 2021, Capricorn Group received the first truck with 21 tonnes of medical oxygen, at [...]

23 06, 2021

PPP – A RECIPE FOR ECONOMIC RECOVERY AND INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

2021-06-25T08:00:47+00:00 June 23rd, 2021|NEWS|

Photo credit:  Ministry of Finance “PPPs aim to leverage private sector capital and expertise to maximize public goods and value for money, while allocating the risk of developing and operating the asset to the party best suited to bear said risk” Harambee Prosperity Plan II [...]

11 06, 2021

AFRICAN LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE BRINGS TRANSFORMATION, INSPIRATION AND HOPE

2021-06-11T08:20:19+00:00 June 11th, 2021|NEWS|

Caption left to right: Dr. Dina Katoma, Revonia Kahivere, Herodiana Kandjeke, and Robert De Celestino Robert. 10 June 2021: The African Leadership Institute (ALI) has completed its sixth training for health officials in Namibia and this has led to another twelve-healthcare professionals now being able to register for, and graduate [...]

17 05, 2021

PRIVATE SECTOR CONTRIBUTES TO VACCINES FOR HOPE COALITION

2021-05-17T08:59:30+00:00 May 17th, 2021|NEWS|

Caption from left to right: Mr. Ben Nangombe: Executive Director - MHSS, Hon. Esther Muinjangue: Deputy Minister of Health and Social Services, Mr. Jason Hailongo: Chief Executive Officer of NaSIA, Ms, Petronella Masabane: Deputy Executive Director – MHSS. 30 April 2021: On 29 April 2021, an amount [...]