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      NSA’s land statistics prepare stakeholders for upcoming Land Conference

      NSA’s land statistics prepare stakeholders for upcoming Land Conference

      2018-09-18  Edgar Brandt
      WINDHOEK  – The absence of a centralised database for Namibia’s land statistics is making it extremely difficult for government to make informed decisions on the contentious land issue. This is according to the Chairman of the Namibia Statistics Agency (NSA), Dr John Steytler, who noted during the NSA’s Land Symposium last week that the agency’s recent Land Statistics booklet will provide facts an
      NSI’s calibration certificates now internationally recognised

      NSI’s calibration certificates now internationally recognised

      2018-09-17  Staff Reporter
      Calibration certificates issued by the Namibian Standards Institution (NSI) in the area of mass are now recognised and accepted by the international community. This comes after the institution published Namibia’s first Calibration and Measurement Capabilities (CMCs) in the field of Mass Metrology on the International Bureau of Weights and Measures -  Key Comparisons Database (BIPM -KCDB). 
      NWR increases awareness in the North American market

      NWR increases awareness in the North American market

      2018-09-17  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK - Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) and Namibia Tourism Board (NTB) have just returned from the South African Airways (SAA) Africa Showcase, which is the largest travel trade event in North America featuring exclusively African
      Quarterly trade numbers fall but fish and meat exports show promise – Schade

      Quarterly trade numbers fall but fish and meat exports show promise – Schade

      2018-09-17  Edgar Brandt
      WINDHOEK – The latest trade statistics for the second quarter of this year, which were released by the Namibia Statistics Agency (NSA) on September 13, show that the country’s quarterly trade deficit dropped to its lowest level for the past couple of years, second only to the first quarter of 2016 when a deficit of N$448 million was recorded.
      FNB announces data free app use

      FNB announces data free app use

      2018-09-14  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK - In an effort to reduce costs and pave the way for all Namibians to bank anywhere, anytime without additional costs, FNB Namibia and partner MTC are proud to announce that the FNB App has been zero rated, which means customers will not need data or credit to do their banking on their phone via the FNB App. 
      FirstRand Namibia Foundation Trust and RNF strengthen ties

      FirstRand Namibia Foundation Trust and RNF strengthen ties

      2018-09-14  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK - The FirstRand Namibia Foundation Trust has reiterated its commitment to the Recycle Namibia Forum (RNF) by renewing membership for the current financial year. 
      NamPower used South African company to assist with ‘refreshed’ logo

      NamPower used South African company to assist with ‘refreshed’ logo

      2018-09-14  Edgar Brandt
      WINDHOEK – The national power utility, the Namibia Power Corporation (NamPower) has responded to escalating criticism on its refreshed logo that was revealed in two advertorials early this week saying the exercise was part of the production of a new Corporate Identity (CI) Manual. New Era can reveal that NamPower paid N$235 000 for the CI Manual, which included the development and printing of ‘a n
      Bank Windhoek approves 7% annual salary increases

      Bank Windhoek approves 7% annual salary increases

      2018-09-13  Staff Reporter
      WINDHOEK - Bank Windhoek has confirmed an average of 7 percent in salary increases for the 2018 remuneration period. 
      NSA to host land statistics symposium today

      NSA to host land statistics symposium today

      2018-09-13  Staff Report 2
      In about two weeks’ time Namibia will host its second land conference. As part of its contribution towards the debate of the second national land conference, the NSA has embarked upon a compilation exercise for different land statistics in the country. The aim of the exercise is to compile statistics and develop a National Land Statistics Booklet to highlight, in a