NWR tops OPM Citizen Satisfaction Survey 2017

NWR tops OPM Citizen Satisfaction Survey 2017

Staff Reporter Windhoek Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) is thrilled to have come out tops in the first-ever Office of the Prime Minister’s (OPM) Citizen Satisfaction Survey (CCS), carried out by the Harold Pupkewitz Graduate School of Business at the Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST). The study is an initiative of the government as […]

Domestic economy contracted by 1.9 percent in Q3 – NSA

Domestic economy contracted by 1.9 percent in Q3 – NSA

Staff Reporter Windhoek The Namibia Statistics Agency (NSA) yesterday confirmed that the domestic economy indeed contracted by 1.9 percent in the third quarter of 2017, compared to a decline of 0.4 percent registered in the corresponding quarter of 2016. According to Statistician General and CEO of the NSA Alex Shimuafeni, the poor performance was mainly […]

Young Businesswoman of the Year finalists announced

Young Businesswoman of the Year finalists announced

<!–more–> Selma Ikela Windhoek-The finalists in the Young Businesswoman of the Year have been announced and among them is young legal practitioner Esmeralda Katjaerua. For 2017 there are 18 nominees in four categories: business owner, community and government sector, private and corporate award and young businesswoman of the year awards. “The aim is to reward […]

Namcor ready to enter fuel retail market

Namcor ready to enter fuel retail market

Staff Reporter Windhoek The National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (Namcor) is ready to make its long-awaited entry into the fuel retail market. This entry into the competitive retail fuel market will require an aggressive and refined marketing strategy given the long existence of the international players with string brands currently operating in the country. “Our […]

N$260m hub planned for Ondangwa

N$260m hub planned for Ondangwa

Edgar Brandt Windhoek Trans-Kalahari Logistics, a wholly owned Namibian company, has revealed plans to construct a N$260 million multi-tenant business park for logistics operations, commercial services and a 5 000-tonne combined cold storage facility in Ondangwa to stimulate the economy and job creation in the area. According to Jospeh Mundjele, Managing Director of Trans-Kalahari Logistics, the […]

GIPF introduces online member portal at OATF

GIPF introduces online member portal at OATF

Amos Kambonde Windhoek-An online portal refers to the webpage (or website) that provides users an entryway to a variety of information, tools, links, and more. Typically, online portals are designed to offer users an assortment of the most used types of information and services, as such GIPF recently launched an online portal to allow members […]

Some relief as banks release new interest rates

Some relief as banks release new interest rates

Staff Reporter Windhoek-In reaction to the decrease in the policy rate by the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Namibia, Bank Windhoek and Standard Bank Namibia have decreased their prime lending rates by 0.25 percent from 10.75 percent to 10.50 percent. The mortgage lending rates at both banks will decrease from 11.75 percent to […]