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Rössing wants own desalination plant

Rössing Uranium will construct its own desalination plant, to be located 6 kilometres north of Swakopmund at the existi...

Share as sisters or fail as fools

Share as sisters or fail as fools

The Economist Businesswomen Club recently held its exciting, informative networking breakfast with Monica Kalondo, Manag...

EIF, SME Bank bag award

EIF, SME Bank bag award

The Environmental Investment Fund of Namibia (EIF) and the SME Bank have bagged another international honour at the Glob...

Engineers launch guide

Engineers launch guide

Chiedza Maxwell, President of the Association of Consulting Engineers of Namibia (ACEN), and Sophia Tekie, Vice-presiden...

Agronomic Board registers second largest maize harvest

The Namibia Agronomic Board (NAB) recorded the second largest maize harvest marketed through the board. The harvest whic...

Breweries drop Sedibeng share

Namibia Breweries Limited has back-peddled on a deal in which it was initially meant to acquire a 15% stake in the Sedib...

Dreams key to success

Dreams key to success

Friday, 25 July 2014

Silva Shapwa, is an outspoken and spontaneous young man and is the owner of Sasha Investment cc, a company that offers S...

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Steytler on statistics’ reliability

Steytler on statistics’ reliability

Friday, 25 July 2014

In a bid to counter negative perceptions of African statistics in general and Namibian statistics in particular, Statist...

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Female bus driver breaks stereotype notion

Female bus driver breaks stereotype notion

Friday, 25 July 2014

The sight of a man driving a bus is expected in today’s society, but the sight of women driving buses is not your ever...

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June sales shatter record

Friday, 18 July 2014

A total of 1,884 new vehicles were sold in Namibia during June, the highest vehicle sales figure recorded in our 19 year...

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Trustco retains credit rating

Friday, 25 July 2014

Trustco Group Holdings Limited recently retained its BBB- and A3 rating from Global Credit Ratings (GCR), affording it a...

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IJG revises economic performance upwards

Friday, 25 July 2014

The growth forecast revisions come after the release of rebased national accounts (base 2010 from base 2004), which reba...

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Who is scared most by inflation?

Friday, 25 July 2014

Against the background of the somewhat conflicting economic opinions expressed during the past month by the Reserve Bank...

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One more telltale sign central banks consult

Friday, 18 July 2014

The slight difference between the Namibian and the South African repo rates, was very brief indeed. This week the South ...

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Organisational Culture for Innovation – Part 2

Organisational Culture for Innovation – Part 2

Friday, 25 July 2014

I am still on the topic of creating a nurturing culture for innovation.  In the previous article I laid the table w...

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Offbeat 25 July 2014

Offbeat 25 July 2014

Friday, 25 July 2014

Reading is my own personal version of civilisation. Either you read, which makes you civilised, or you don’t, which ei...

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Ugly reality of rampant fertility

Ugly reality of rampant fertility

Friday, 25 July 2014

The National Commission on Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) said this week it has responded to the call of Ouma ...

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Spanish flavour Peace and Cooperation

Spanish flavour Peace and Cooperation

Friday, 11 July 2014

The Ambassador of Spain, H.E. Mrs. Carmen Díez (left) visited Saint Paul’s College in Windhoek earlier this month to ...

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A culture of entitlement

A culture of entitlement

Friday, 25 July 2014

The Namibia statistics Agency recent unemployment rate scared me. Unemployment rate went up marginally by 2.2% to 29.6 %...

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This is for the skinny girls

This is for the skinny girls

Friday, 18 July 2014

In primary school I was a care free child, active in sports and any other activity that they offered and I thought my bo...

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Way of the Wicked

Way of the Wicked

Friday, 25 July 2014

Cast: Vinnie Jones, Christian Slater , Emily Tennant, Jake Croker, Aren Buchholz, Matthew Robert Kelly
Screenplay: Matthe...

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A domain for every dance

A domain for every dance

Friday, 25 July 2014

Dance Showcase Namibia – featuring Dance Domain
Date/Time: Friday, 1 August, 20h00
Venue: FNCC Gallery
Tickets: N$ 30 adv...

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Khomas Youth League finale set

Khomas Youth League finale set

Friday, 25 July 2014

In a bid to nurture football at grass-roots level, the Khomas Youth League which has been running various youth leagues ...

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Maiden squash show-piece draws near

Maiden squash show-piece draws near

Friday, 25 July 2014

The capital will awaken from its slumber as it hosts the maiden World Junior Squash Championship, welcoming prominent sq...

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25 July 2014

25 July 2014

Friday, 25 July 2014

What’s Happening?
The US government climate agency, known best by its acronym, NOAA, still indicates current conditions...

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18 July 2014

18 July 2014

Friday, 18 July 2014

What Happened?
A rare phenomenon occurred this week over the long stretch of the interior plateau east of the escarpment....

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Communal wildlife conservancies meet

Friday, 25 July 2014

A forum of 79 Communal conservancies including the Karamacan Association met this month in Windhoek under the theme “C...

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Restoring desert life when mining stops

Restoring desert life when mining stops

Friday, 18 July 2014

After more than a hundred years of mining the coastal zone in the biologically diverse southern Namib, Namdeb Diamond Co...

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Breeders cash in on quality

Breeders cash in on quality

Friday, 25 July 2014

A successful information day and auction was presented by Bonsmara breeders and Agra last week at the Agra auction facil...

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Agricon refuses protection

Agricon refuses protection

Friday, 25 July 2014

Okahandja based Agricon Mushrooms production facility has refused Infant Industry Protection by the Agronomic Board.
Agri...

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Poly embraces technological upgrade

Poly embraces technological upgrade

Friday, 25 July 2014

To be at par with the ever evolving technological developments around the globe the Polytechnic of Namibia launched the ...

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CSI keeps young girls at school

CSI keeps young girls at school

Friday, 25 July 2014

The Forum for African Women Educationalists in Namibia (FAWENA) received a massive donation from Standard Bank, exceedin...

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General Tyre 4x4 tour gives back

General Tyre 4x4 tour gives back

Friday, 18 July 2014

After travelling thousands of kilometres through some of Namibia’s most challenging terrain, the General Tyre 4x4 Afri...

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Strand Hotel on track for Aug 15

Strand Hotel on track for Aug 15

Friday, 11 July 2014

2015 promises to be an exciting watershed year for O&L Leisure. The opening of the 125 room Strand Hotel, Swakopmund...

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Boot-out socks show you care

Boot-out socks show you care

Friday, 18 July 2014

The Cancer Association of Namibia (CAN) launched its Boot Out Cancer campaign this week starting on 25 July. The associa...

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Stop smoking,  drink beer instead

Stop smoking, drink beer instead

Friday, 11 July 2014

Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL) donated N$100,000 to the Cancer Association of Namibia (CAN) earlier in July. The money ...

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Vivo Energy takes on the heat

Vivo Energy takes on the heat

Friday, 25 July 2014

Vivo Energy Namibia, the company that markets and distributes Shell-branded fuels and lubricants, tested their crisis an...

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Orongo cements commitment to mining

Orongo cements commitment to mining

Friday, 25 July 2014

The Namibian Institute of Mining & Technology (NIMT), received an annual cement donation from Ohorongo Cement (Pty) ...

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Not all microloans are loansharking

Not all microloans are loansharking

Friday, 18 July 2014

A walk through many of the rural settlements, towns and cities in Namibia shows that microfinance has a bearing on the l...

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Made in Namibia goes live

Made in Namibia goes live

Friday, 18 July 2014

Hon. Tjekero Tweya, Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry launched the Made in Namibia Expo this week Wednesday at Sowet...

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Training Keetmans’ human capital

Training Keetmans’ human capital

Friday, 25 July 2014

Southern Cross Human Capital Management Centre in Keetmanshoop received a boost last week when the Social Security Commi...

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Modelling industry in need of facelift

Modelling industry in need of facelift

Friday, 25 July 2014

Renata Hranova owner of Visions Modelling Academy has a vision for her company and for models in Namibia. She is very pa...

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