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      New communications and stakeholder engagement manager at GIPF

      New communications and stakeholder engagement manager at GIPF

      2019-01-23  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK - The Government Institutions Pension Fund (GIPF) has confirmed the recent appointment of Morna Ikosa as its new Communications and Stakeholder Engagement manager. 
      Ugly pay spat erupts between Namibian and Italian companies

      Ugly pay spat erupts between Namibian and Italian companies

      2019-01-22  Edgar Brandt
      WINDHOEK – An ugly spat between a local company, Khomas Civil Construction (KCC), and an Italian company called the Enertronica Group (EG), is brewing as accusations and counter-accusations are being thrown about by the two entities. EG, last year erected a five-Megawatt solar power plant in the Erongo Region for which it employed KCC to complete specific construction work. 
      Sanlam appoints new Marketing Communications Manager

      Sanlam appoints new Marketing Communications Manager

      2019-01-21  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK - Sanlam has confirmed the appointment of Denille Roostee as the new Marketing and Communications Manager for the organisation. 
      Low growth expected for 2019 – McGregor

      Low growth expected for 2019 – McGregor

      2019-01-21  Staff Report 2
      WINDHOEK – While the Namibian economy, which is still reeling from the effects of a prolonged recession, is expected to eventually return to growth sometime during the course of 2019, a local economist has cautioned that any rebound into positive territory will still be low growth of less than one percent. In fact, the growth expectation is for a mere 0.8 percent, according to Robert McGregor an e
      Gearing up for the 2021 Census

      Gearing up for the 2021 Census

      2019-01-21  Staff Report 2
      The Namibia Statistics Agency, as we should all know by now, is the central statistics repository of the state and hence responsible for the collection, production, dissemination and analysis of official statistics. What drives the Agency is the need to ensure that the statistics produced are relevant, accurate, reliable and timely in order to influence decision and policy making. 
      Tweya calls for more intense bilateral relations with India

      Tweya calls for more intense bilateral relations with India

      2019-01-21  Edgar Brandt
      WINDHOEK – Minister of Industrialisation, Trade and SME Development, Tjekero Tweya, has called for an intensification of strategic alliances between Namibia and India to yield tactical outcomes fast-tracking industrialisation and prosperity for the two countries.
      Africa’s top 10 tech start-ups selected for accelerator programme

      Africa’s top 10 tech start-ups selected for accelerator programme

      2019-01-18  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK - Airbus and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) have announced the top 10 African tech start-ups that will take part in the latest Airbus Bizlab #Africa4Future accelerator programme. They were selected after an open public pitch event in front of experts, potential investors, the media and other stakeholders in Kenya’s capital city. 
      No passengers for Nam transport to Zim following fuel protests

      No passengers for Nam transport to Zim following fuel protests

      2019-01-18  Edgar Brandt
      WINDHOEK – Public transportation, both via road and air, is still readily available from Namibia to Zimbabwe despite the political and civil unrest that flared up in the southern African nation this week. However, while transportation companies say they are ready to drive and fly, most of the buses destined for Zimbabwe are practically empty and flights under-booked as travellers seem to be waitin
      NWR makes travelling affordable

      NWR makes travelling affordable

      2019-01-17  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK - Quite often the chance to travel is dismissed once one considers the costs associated with it. When an individual considers visiting a new place, the first question that comes to mind is; How expensive is it going to be?