economic

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 [...]

17 05, 2021

Benchmark Retirement Fund – Early Bird 2021-04

2021-05-17T08:34:54+00:00 May 17th, 2021|NEWS|

The Newsletter for the Pension Fund Industry & Pension Fund Investors: The Early Bird fund performance indicators for April 2021 have been released. To get an early feel for what to expect of the month in terms of returns on your pension investment, the market gained 0.68% (Allshare Index ex div), ranging between 7.55% [...]

17 05, 2021

STANDARD BANK JOINS CREDIT GUARANTEE SCHEME, OFFERS 60% COLLATERAL REDUCTION FOR QUALIFYING SMES

2021-05-17T08:15:27+00:00 May 17th, 2021|NEWS|

Photo Caption: Standard Bank’s Enterprise Direct Manager, Felicia Jooste, has announced that it has partnered with the Credit Guarantee Scheme (CGS) to provide collateral cover of 60% for qualifying SMEs. Standard Bank Namibia has announced that it has partnered with the Credit Guarantee Scheme (CGS) to provide collateral cover of [...]

25 03, 2021

HINTS TO GET YOUR MORTGAGE APPROVAL

2021-03-25T11:54:40+00:00 March 25th, 2021|NEWS|

By: Bank Windhoek’s Market Research Analyst, Loide David Attempting to purchase a house without a plan in place can be a challenging situation. As a first-time homebuyer, you will need to prepare in advance. The steps below can help you buy a home more conveniently and reach the best outcome possible. Preparation: Before you [...]

23 02, 2021

DEBT MANAGEMENT DURING TOUGH TIMES

2021-02-23T12:11:35+00:00 February 23rd, 2021|NEWS|

By: Bank Windhoek’s Market Research Analyst, Loide David In August, the Bank of Namibia (BoN) cut its benchmark interest rate by another 25 Basis Points (BPS), a standard unit of measure for interest rates, to a record low of 3.75 percent, after the South African Reserve Bank's interest rate was cut by the same margin in [...]

15 02, 2021

BANK OF NAMIBIA RALLIES DOMESTIC ECONOMIC PLAYERS TO SUPPORT ECONOMIC RECOVERY

2021-02-15T09:00:49+00:00 February 15th, 2021|NEWS|

PRESS RELEASE:  11 February 2021, Windhoek BANK OF NAMIBIA RALLIES DOMESTIC ECONOMIC PLAYERS TO SUPPORT ECONOMIC RECOVERY In line with its mandatory obligation to provide sound advice that informs robust and agile policy making, the Bank of Namibia on Thursday, 11 February 2021, hosted an economic roundtable with Chairpersons [...]