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      How to save when you live alone

      How to save when you live alone

      2018-08-22  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK – Living alone can both be an exciting journey and a challenging one. It gives you a sense of freedom, where you are the sole ruler of your domain, yet it is considered to be more expensive if compared with sharing with someone.
      Unions tells FNB to behave, or else …

      Unions tells FNB to behave, or else …

      2018-08-22  Strauss Lunyangwe
      WINDHOEK – The secretary-general of the Trade Union Congress of Namibia (TUCNA), Mahongora Kavihuha, has warned the leadership of FNB Namibia to behave, as they allegedly try to derail negotiations with the union. The Namibia Bank Workers Union (NBWU), an affiliate of TUCNA, is accusing the bank of trying to deny employees their annual increase. They allege that the bank wants to attach the employ
      Namsov Community Trust empowers San women in Omaheke

      Namsov Community Trust empowers San women in Omaheke

      2018-08-22  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK – The construction of a community centre in Corridor 17 of the Omaheke Region, which was approved by the Namsov Community Trust (NCT) in 2015, has been successfully completed. The centre was constructed in honour of the late Chief Sophia Jacobs for the San community and will serve women in the San community to provide long-term sustainable economic upliftment and empowerment.
      Nedbank Namibia appoints new chief financial officer

      Nedbank Namibia appoints new chief financial officer

      2018-08-21  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK – Nedbank Namibia have confirmed the appointment of JG van Graan to the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO). The role of the modern-day CFO is evolving, extending outside of the world of finance as the pace of fintech gets faster and more complex.
      A single African currency: What it would mean for global currencies?

      A single African currency: What it would mean for global currencies?

      2018-08-21  Edgar Brandt
      WINDHOEK - There has been speculations in recent years as to the real reason behind the removal of Libya’s Muammar Gaddafi with one of the most popular theories being that he was in the process of establishing a single gold-backed currency for Africa called the Gold Dinar.
      Bank Windhoek and Capricorn Asset Management partner to launch Capricorn Private Wealth

      Bank Windhoek and Capricorn Asset Management partner to launch Capricorn Private Wealth

      2018-08-21  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK – Capricorn Private Wealth is a uniquely Namibian financial service offering that amalgamates the very best that Bank Windhoek and Capricorn Asset Management have to offer to create a boutique financial offering that caters to the specific needs of individual clients.
      NaCC investigation finds short-term insurers fix prices

      NaCC investigation finds short-term insurers fix prices

      2018-08-21  Edgar Brandt
      WINDHOEK – A preliminary investigation by the Namibian Competition Commission (NaCC), in terms of section 36 of the Competition Commission Act, has found that various short-term insurance companies have engaged in collusive conduct, specifically price fixing by setting maximum mark-up rates that panel beaters should charge for repairs to insured vehicles. Mark-up rates refer to the margins that pa
      TransNamib and TransNet Freight Rail reinforce partnership

      TransNamib and TransNet Freight Rail reinforce partnership

      2018-08-20  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK – Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) and TransNamib are working on a renewed and strengthened partnership in order to position the railway as the preferred mode of transport for bulk freight.
      Women in business gather for annual conference in Ongwediva

      Women in business gather for annual conference in Ongwediva

      2018-08-20  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK – Women at the helm of entrepreneurship in all sectors are crucial as they contribute to economic growth and aid in creating a diverse innovative workforce. To encourage and celebrate this factor, the 20th Economist Businesswoman North Conference took place in Ongwediva last week.