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Development Bank experts investigate stalled projects

Following the cancellation of the controversial Xaris power project by the Minister of Mines and Energy, Hon. Obeth Kand...

Trustco diamonds slip at Competition Commission

In the same week that Trustco Group International declared revenues exceeding one billion Namibia Dollar, the prospectiv...

Swakop Uranium tackling unemployment

Swakop Uranium tackling unemployment

New Swakop Uranium employees who received induction beginning of this month.

Thank you Sir for warm daily nourishment

Thank you Sir for warm daily nourishment

Jonathan from the Havana informal settlement experienced a proud moment when the Minister of Poverty Eradication and Soc...

Mine workers claim to suffer systematic victimization

According to the Mine Workers Union of Namibia (MUN), mine workers in the country face systematic victimization from the...

Diamonds and pearls for Trustco Holdings

Diamonds and pearls for Trustco Holdings

Trustco Holdings is set to enter into an agreement for the purchase of diamond mining and exploration entity, Huso Inves...

Go and be the servants of this nation

Go and be the servants of this nation

Friday, 03 July 2015

Improving the operational efficiency of the security staff at the Namibian Ports Authority forms part of the current por...

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ERP revolution hits Africa

Friday, 03 July 2015

Cloud ERP has officially arrived on the shores of Africa, sparking an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) revolution.

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Unique Defender to land

Unique Defender to land

Friday, 03 July 2015

In celebrating 67 years of iconic Land Rover production, a unique vehicle has been built to commemorate the UK productio...

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DHL invests big in sub-Sahara Africa

DHL invests big in sub-Sahara Africa

Friday, 03 July 2015

DHL Express, a subsidiary of the global Deutsche Post group, said this week it sees sub-Sahara Africa as one of the most...

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Economic growth slows to 3.1% in Q1

Economic growth slows to 3.1% in Q1

Friday, 03 July 2015

Economic growth for the first quarter of this year slowed significantly compared to the first quarter in 2014. This week...

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Standard Bank launches youth account

Standard Bank launches youth account

Friday, 03 July 2015

Standard Bank Namibia launched their first children’s saving account called the Digi Youth Account on Tuesday.

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Interest rates can set off a major contraction

Friday, 03 July 2015

As the first semester came to an end, the trend in worldwide markets since the third week of April, seems to have entere...

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Perhaps, one day we shall afford property again

Friday, 26 June 2015

It may be a little too early to jump to conclusions but I sense a moderation in the property market. It may also be just...

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Be on the winning side and keep out of the crossfire

Be on the winning side and keep out of the crossfire

Friday, 03 July 2015

No too long ago we first heard about the ‘peak oil’ theory and were made to believe that from now on the supply of oil w...

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The product development process

Friday, 03 July 2015

In the previous deliveries I looked at a dialectic approach to innovation, the role that serendipity plays, and how sere...

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Church Alliance grows funding for orphans

Church Alliance grows funding for orphans

Friday, 03 July 2015

The final chapter in US funding for vulnerable children under the care of the Church Alliance for Orphans (CAFO) was con...

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What the youth wants on TV

What the youth wants on TV

Friday, 26 June 2015

A group of media student from the Conservatoire and the Polytechnic came up with very insightful suggestions when prompt...

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This is Africa....everything is slow!

This is Africa....everything is slow!

Friday, 03 July 2015

Excellent, nothing like starting a column with a very old cliché. When I first came to Africa, I had a suitcase full of ...

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I am running out of time

I am running out of time

Friday, 03 July 2015

Tick, tock, tick, tock that is the only sound that has been echoing in my head these past few weeks and I am trying to f...

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Best musicians get their NAMA prize money

Best musicians get their NAMA prize money

Friday, 03 July 2015

The Namibian Music Awards prize-giving ceremony was broadcast live this Wednesday on NBC Television.

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Inside Out - Film Review

Inside Out - Film Review

Friday, 03 July 2015

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to get an inside look into your emotions or that of another person. Well Di...

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Brave Warriors ready for Chipolopolo

Friday, 03 July 2015

The Brave Warriors will have to be extra cautious on Saturday afternoon in Zambia when they go into battle against a wou...

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Standard Bank Super Cup set for August

Standard Bank Super Cup set for August

Friday, 03 July 2015

Soccer lovers can look forward to the most anticipated football game between MTC Premier League winner African Stars and...

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Weather 03 July 2015

Weather 03 July 2015

Friday, 03 July 2015

What Happened
When a cold, dense airmass moves horizontally, it tends to descend because of its higher density.

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Weather 26 June 2015

Weather 26 June 2015

Friday, 26 June 2015

What Happened
The synoptic pattern at the beginning of the week presented a fairly standard mid-winter picture. The domin...

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Hunters fight poachers

Friday, 26 June 2015

The clear and present danger to the local rhino and elephant populations, has not escaped the keen eyes of local profess...

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A third of big groundwater basins in distress

A third of big groundwater basins in distress

Friday, 19 June 2015

A National Aeronautical and Space Administration (NASA) study has found that about one third of the Earth’s largest grou...

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All bets on grapes and dates for Agribusdev

Friday, 03 July 2015

The Agricultural Business Development Agency (AGRIBUSDEV) plans to devote the Orange River Irrigation Project (ORIP) to ...

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30% Meatco equity for Government

30% Meatco equity for Government

Friday, 03 July 2015

Meatco Board Chairperson Namundjebo-Tilahun, last week announced that the Minister of Agriculture, Water & Forestry ...

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Intern doors open for Poly students

Intern doors open for Poly students

Friday, 03 July 2015

In an effort to make available more internships for Polytechnic students, the progressive educational institution last w...

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Bean counters invest in business education

Bean counters invest in business education

Friday, 26 June 2015

After nine years of supporting local students with bursaries, SGA Chartered Accountants and Auditors have invested more ...

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Low tourist activity experienced

Friday, 03 July 2015

FNB Namibia and Fenata have released the first tourism/travel index for 2015 which hints towards lower tourist activity ...

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Hilton leading hospitality in Africa

Hilton leading hospitality in Africa

Friday, 03 July 2015

The Hilton Hotel in Windhoek has been recognised as Namibia’s Leading Hotel for the third consecutive year at the Africa...

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USAID grant expands HIV testing and treatment

USAID grant expands HIV testing and treatment

Friday, 03 July 2015

The United States Government, in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Social Services (MOHSS) and faith-based med...

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Traditional herbs trader on the rise

Traditional herbs trader on the rise

Friday, 26 June 2015

Jonathan Kock has worked in various positions for several institutions before he decided to open his own business called...

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Xaris partners with Ariya

Monday, 29 June 2015

Xaris Holdings, a power developer company incorporated in Mauritius, and Ariya Capital Group, have announced they will b...

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Xaris above board says MD

Friday, 19 June 2015

The energy project under way in Walvis Bay to generate 250 Megawatts of power, primarily for the local market, is comple...

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Kalimbeza rice for local retail market

Kalimbeza rice for local retail market

Friday, 03 July 2015

The first Namibian-grown, processed and packaged rice, under the Kalimbeza Rice label, have entered commercial trading t...

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Calling all aspiring restaurant owners

Calling all aspiring restaurant owners

Friday, 26 June 2015

Building or renting property for business purposes requires large amounts of capital in order for the business to be ful...

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German Armed Forces get new commandant

German Armed Forces get new commandant

Friday, 03 July 2015

Late last month, Lieutenant Colonel Rainer Hoch took over the command of the Technical Advisory Group of the German Arme...

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New construction minimum wages

New construction minimum wages

Friday, 03 July 2015

This week, the Construction Industries Federation (CIF) and the Metal and Allied Namibian Workers Union (MANWU) signed a...

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