• December 2nd, 2020

POSTS BY Maihapa Ndjavera

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240 start-ups receive Govt funding

To help ensure a lifeline to up and coming businesses, the industrialisation ministry initiated the Covid-19 start-up grants during phase one of the lockdown period resulting in 240 businesses benefiting from a total of 874 that applied. 

Sebeliso maswe ya bucwala itisa pilaelo

WINDOKO – Sebeliso maswe ya bucwala ni lino zekola, seli pilaelo ya sicaba hala makete mwanaha Namibia, mi tutengo totu beleka hamoho tubata kuli milao itahiswe yelwanisa kozi yetiswa ki bucwala ni lino zekola.

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SAAPA concerned about lax alcohol policy

Alcohol and drug abuse has become a public health concern in Namibia, with stakeholders calling for enforcement of a comprehensive framework of policies to effectively tackle alcohol and drug harm in the country. 

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'Poverty rate to rise by 2.7%’

The World Bank projects Namibia’s extreme poverty rate to rise by nearly 2.7 percentage points in 2020, as the Covid-19 pandemic threatens to widen existing large income gaps and increase the already extremely high inequality.

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Beverages up by 20% in September

The Composite Index of Beverages, consisting of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, recorded 95 basis points in September 2020, up by 19.5% and lower by 33% when compared to August 2020 and September 2019, respectively.

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RFA introduces new corporate identity

The Road Fund Administration (RFA) yesterday introduced its new corporate identity, replacing the brand that had been in use since it commenced business operations in 2000.