New EES ‘Magic’ video leads nation to stand together in unity

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Renowned songwriter, singer and performer, EES, has just released his latest music video “Magic” which is his contribution to...

‘Africa’s outlook is positive,’ AfDB tells Indian investors and officials

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). During a recent virtual conference hosted by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and its partners, officials called for...

More food relief for stricken Twaloloka community

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Twaloloka informal settlement at Walvis Bay which was destroyed by a devastating fire earlier this month, received more...

Namibia focuses on the development of women’s cricket, appoints new national coach

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Cricket Namibia has appointed South African born Francois van der Merwe as the women’s national head coach, in a...

Statement by the Bank of Namibia to clarify events delaying the switch auction of...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Bank has noted dissatisfaction from some of our clients regarding developments during the GC21 Switch Auction conducted on...

Local dairy industry fighting for survival

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The local dairy industry has been in the midst of a serious crisis for years and is on the...

If you are serious about farming, you must plan ahead – something will inevitably...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A man with farming in his veins took the big step five years ago and applied for formal financing...

Local lecturer makes it to International Criminal Court Investigators list

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Dr Pilisano Masake, a lecturer and Deputy Head of Department: Social Sciences, in the Faculty of Human Sciences, at...

The benefits of homeownership | Namibia Economist

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Loide David Bank Windhoek’s Market Research Analyst. When is the best time to purchase a home? Early in our career...

BEE Energy Efficient to use waste beer to make hand sanitiser

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Following a partnership agreement, BEE Energy Efficient recently took delivery of around 30,000 litres of waste beer from ABInbev...

Second half of regional food aid programme carried on in Zambezi and Ohangwena

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). During the past week, Old Mutual covered two more regions when it delivered staples to the Regional Councils of...

Robotic labour can be taxed just as human workers pay PAYE

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Edmund S. Phelps, 2006 Nobel laureate in economics and Director of the Center on Capitalism and Society at...

City of Windhoek holds workshop for women entrepreneurs

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The City of Windhoek (CoW), this week conducted an ‘improve your business’ training workshop for 26 females youth entrepreneurs...

Over 300 participants tackle virtual relay

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). About 348 participants, comprising eighty-seven teams of four, took part in Bank Windhoek’s Virtual Relay last weekend. A first for...

One ‘M’ too many of too few can sink the finance ministry’s aspirations of...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). This week’s switch auction did not exactly go as the Ministry of Finance planned. Not only did the auction...

Capricorn Group announces divestment from troubled Zambian Cavmont Bank

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Capricorn Group has finally decided to end its banking trials and tribulations with its Zambian subsidiary, Cavmont Bank, seeking...

New timber harvesting activities will remain prohibited – Ministry

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Ministry of Environment Forestry and Tourism with immediate effect will issue transport permits for already harvested timber destined...

Private sector Personal Protection Gear to safeguard those healthworkers on the fronline

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A kind gesture to help protect healthcare workers on the Covid-19 front lines came this week from a local...

Capricorn Group assists Standards Institution with risk management training

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Capricorn Group supported the Namibian Standards Institution (NSI) to carry out Risk Management Training for their employees recently. The...

Editors’ Forum condemns NAMPA for buckling under political pressure

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Editors’ Forum of Namibia (EFN) is concerned that the Namibian Press Agency (NAMPA) buckled under political pressure and...

Distancing, disorder, demographics, data, disruption, debt, deflation, discount rate – get used to the...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Floris Bergh, Chief Economist at Capricorn Asset Management. Have we seen the bottom? It appears so… The NSA (National Statistics...

Coalition of Churches calls on government to remove comprehensive sexuality education in school curriculum

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Coalition of Churches and Faith based Organisation on Ethical Social Justice are troubled with the recently introduced education...

Fuel prices to increase this week

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Ministry of Mines and Energy announced that fuel prices will increase as of midnight on 05 August, when...

Money heist – Bank Windhoek’s cash in transit contracted staff robbed

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Bank Windhoek has confirmed that the staff of the contracted security company which transports cash on behalf of the...