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Glitz and glamour at the premiere of Katutura

Glitz and glamour at the premiere of Katutura

The premiere of the film Katutura was held on Thursday evening at Mareua Mall Ster Kenikor and guests came dressed Holly...

Gammams to get N$450 million facelift

Gammams to get N$450 million facelift

Pending the outcome of an environmental impact assessment, The Gammams Water Works will in the near future receive a mul...

Crayfish: A festival to remember

Crayfish: A festival to remember

The 2015 Crayfish Festival is set to be the largest and most extravagant celebration, according to Suzan Ndjaleka, chair...

Winner kisses renting goodbye

Winner kisses renting goodbye

Shaking with nerves and anticipation, Randy Farmer was the sixth contestant to try to unlock the door that was set up at...

Yeula sponsors ESFMF

Yeula sponsors ESFMF

Rebecca Iyambo (second from right), chairperson of the Ericah Shafudah Financial Management Foundation accepting a subst...

New Peace Corps volunteers cement 25 years of friendship

New Peace Corps volunteers cement 25 years of friendship

At the dawn of Independence in 1990, the Peace Corps Volunteer relationship between Namibia and the United States starte...

Paving a road to success

Paving a road to success

Friday, 30 January 2015

Gwen Finis’ stonehard persistence has lead to a flourishing business. GFG Slasto Supplies which has been in operation ...

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Old Mutual sponsors Diversity Conference

Old Mutual sponsors Diversity Conference

Friday, 30 January 2015

Old Mutual Namibia announced its sponsorship of N$100 000 towards the Diversity Conference scheduled for the 11 to 12 Fe...

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Government to spend less on vehicle purchases

Friday, 30 January 2015

Vehicle sales are expected to close in at just under 20 000 units for 2015, slightly down in 2014 where 21 718 units wer...

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Commuter indemnity product to launch

Friday, 30 January 2015

Last year winners of the Development Bank of Namibia’s Business Innovation Award, Go Safe ‘Eenda Nawa’ are set to ...

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Bidvest and Budget car separate brands

Friday, 30 January 2015

The Bidvest Group Limited (Bidvest) has announced that its subsidiary Bidvest Car Rental (Pty) Ltd has reached an agreem...

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Saving on banking fees says FNB

Saving on banking fees says FNB

Friday, 30 January 2015

FNB Namibia has, over the past years, educated Namibians about self-service banking on a regular basis. “Not only is t...

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Would you rather work for a circus or for a zoo?

Friday, 30 January 2015

What is it in the human psyche, when it is confronted by a problematic situation, to create a narrative to interpret tha...

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Teutons shiver as ECB lets lose a liquidity tsunami

Friday, 23 January 2015

Throughout this year, the verdict on the Eurozone cardhouse will remain in the balance. If the European Central Bank’s...

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From Welfare State to Innovation State

From Welfare State to Innovation State

Friday, 30 January 2015

PRINCETON – A spectre is haunting the world economy – the spectre of job-killing technology. How this challenge is m...

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Innovation 30 January 2015

Innovation 30 January 2015

Friday, 30 January 2015

In the previous delivery I made the case that nobody succeeds without experiencing the disappointment that comes with fa...

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Preservation of music heritage important

Preservation of music heritage important

Friday, 30 January 2015

In a bid to preserve Namibia’s popular music heritage and the documentation of cultural heritage at risk, the German E...

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Drink a Vigo for invigorated learning

Drink a Vigo for invigorated learning

Friday, 30 January 2015

Namibia Breweries last week donated 360 cases of Vigo soft drinks to the learners at the two schools catering for sensor...

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Whats love got to do with it?

Whats love got to do with it?

Friday, 30 January 2015

After reading about a 40 year old American kindergarten teacher, Yasmin Eleby, whom, after several years of being alone ...

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Treat us fairly, says Rukoro

Treat us fairly, says Rukoro

Friday, 30 January 2015

Advocate Vekuii Rukoro, Paramount Chief of the Ovaherero Traditional Authority, wants the Government to recognise and ga...

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Fashion and Film decide to bond

Fashion and Film decide to bond

Friday, 30 January 2015

My Republik and the makers of the Katutura movie came together to host a fashion and film experience. Members of the pub...

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MultiChoice brings their viewers closer to India

MultiChoice brings their viewers closer to India

Friday, 30 January 2015

Zee World will be launching on the GOtv Plus bouquet (channel 24) and across all DStv packages, on 3 February 2015. The ...

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Bidvest Round of 32 clashes this weekend

Friday, 30 January 2015

Windhoek’s Java-Java and Swakopmund based Blue Boys emerged victors of their respective 2015 Bidvest Namibia Cup promo...

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Swimmers take to the water

Swimmers take to the water

Friday, 30 January 2015

Bank Windhoek Gala Long Course is set to take place this weekend, after a long December and January summer vacation. The...

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Weather 30 January 2015

Weather 30 January 2015

Friday, 30 January 2015

What Happened
The Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone is gradually developing to the western quadrant of the southern African...

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Weather 23 January 2015

Weather 23 January 2015

Friday, 23 January 2015

What Happened
With the Kaiser’s birthday on Tuesday, folklore has it the rain season only starts now. There may be more...

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Online ‘Global Calculator’ tool launched

Friday, 30 January 2015

A project led by the UK’s Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) and co-funded by Climate-KIC and its Chinese ...

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Eye doctor saves cat’s eye

Eye doctor saves cat’s eye

Friday, 30 January 2015

A Windhoek ophthalmologist who normally operates only on human eyes, recently helped save a young cheetah at the Cheetah...

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Agra livestock starts on high note

Friday, 30 January 2015

Agra livestock concluded the year 2014 with auction records, from their most southern to their most northern auction cen...

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Ongwediva agricultural tech centre in pipeline

Ongwediva agricultural tech centre in pipeline

Friday, 30 January 2015

The Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, John Mutorwa said this week while inaugurating the Rundu National Agric...

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BoN awards bursaries to undergraduate and  postgraduate students

BoN awards bursaries to undergraduate and postgraduate students

Friday, 30 January 2015

The Bank of Namibia (BoN) awarded eleven bursaries to undergraduate and postgraduate students. This is part of the Bank...

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First vision school achieves 80% pass rate

First vision school achieves 80% pass rate

Friday, 30 January 2015

The first ever vision school in Namibia, Rukonga Vision School did well in this year’s Senior Secondary Certificate Or...

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Tourism comeback in 2014

Friday, 30 January 2015

For local tourism, 2014 is emerging as the best year in seven years. Occupancy statistics so far indicate a 5% higher oc...

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NWR gets international quality accolade from Spaniards

NWR gets international quality accolade from Spaniards

Friday, 30 January 2015

Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) has been awarded the ‘International Hotel & Restaurant Quality Award 2015’ by the...

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More pledges to support infant and child immunisation in developing countries

Friday, 30 January 2015

BERLIN, 26 January – Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance this week welcomed new commitments from a number of private sector par...

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Health Risk Map 2015 shows improving private healthcare in Africa

Health Risk Map 2015 shows improving private healthcare in Africa

Friday, 30 January 2015

Medical support and emergency evacuation company, International SOS this week released its Health Risk Map for 2015 show...

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Tsumeb acid plant almost there

Tsumeb acid plant almost there

Friday, 30 January 2015

Despite the slight cost setback, the projected N$2.7 billion gas-cleaning and sulphuric acid plant at Dundee Precious Me...

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Copper explorer renews EPLs

Friday, 30 January 2015

Australian listed minerals exploration company, Namibia Copper NL on behalf of Gazania Investments 32 and Masterton, has...

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Choosing the right business structure

Choosing the right business structure

Friday, 30 January 2015

Transitioning from informal to formal sector is necessary in creating an ever expanding private sector but the SME’s C...

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Retail Charter penciled

Friday, 23 January 2015

The retail Charter is gaining momentum as Task Teams have started to meet with dates penciled in getting the Retail Char...

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Diversity Namibia Conference set for February

Friday, 30 January 2015

The organisers of Namibia’s first diversity conference reminded the general public of the conference dates, set for 11...

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Two employers’ federation members join SSC

Two employers’ federation members join SSC

Friday, 30 January 2015

Two new members, both representatives of the Namibian Employers’ Federation, joined the existing commission members wh...

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