Chartered Accountant profession blooms with 44 new candidates passing final exam

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Namibia (ICAN) recently celebrated the results announcement of the firs local Namibian Assessment...

GIPF calls for proof of enrollment from children of deceased members

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Government Institutions Pension Fund this week announced that children of deceased members should provide proof of enrollment in...

Science and Technology University’s graduates need one more course – how to land a...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A workshop designed to help graduates from the Namibia University of Science and Technology find a job, was conducted...

Central Bank cuts Repo rate by 25 basis points

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ‪The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Namibia decided to cut the Repo rate by 25 basis points...

Von Bach now 50% full

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Happiness is a journey – Economist Businesswomen Club hold first networking breakfast session

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Economist Businesswomen Club held their first networking breakfast session last week at the Am Weinberg Conference Centre. At the...

12,000 vulnerable people affected by drought in the Oshana Region receive food relief assistance

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The U.S. Ambassador Lisa Johnson and Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila joined the UN World Food Programme (WFP) in Oshana...

Weather overview and short term outlook to Friday 21 February 2020

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Visual: Condition of vegetation as assessed from 01 to 10 February. Source: Namibia Rangelands dot Com based on data from...

Passenger by rail trial run leads TransNamib to weigh options for a regular service

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The trial run of a rail-based passenger service between Windhoek and Ondangwa exceeded national rail operator, TransNamib’s expectations, resulting...

Investors punish Trustco for intangible structure of a series of complex deals

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Unravelling the ball of spaghetti that is the latest round of complex Trustco shareholder dealings, is an arduous task....

‘Spray A Thon’ campaign to start month-end

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The ‘Spray a Thon 2020′, will kick off on 29 February in Windhoek and Swakopmund. The campaign will run...

Community Conservation Fund of Namibia successfully launched

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The launch of the fund aimed at reducing the community based natural resources management (CBNRM) sector’s dependence on external...

Gallery of Economist Businesswoman Breakfast on 14 February 2020

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Archives Archives Select Month February 2020 January 2020 December 2019 November 2019 October 2019 September 2019...

Paratus and City of Windhoek fight over trenching on wayleave – again

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Windhoek City Police officers stopped the trenching works in Klein Windhoek by Paratus Telecommunications on 13 February 2020. The...

Agriculture support scheme to assist farmers affected by drought launched

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, in partnership with the Food and Agriculture Organization(FAO) this week launched a...

Ongwediva gets own VW dealership – VW eyes market share growth in the north

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Volkswagen has expanded the number of its dealerships across Southern Africa through the opening of a new dealership in...

Shifting the corporate governance focus from shareholder to stakeholder

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By Dani Rodrik. Cambridge – Firms are the cornerstone of the modern economy. The bulk of production, investment, innovation, and...

Okakarara Vocational Training Centre gets boost from FirstRand Namibia

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The FirstRand Namibia Foundation recently handed over equipment valued at N$92,000 to the Okakarara Vocational Training Centre. “Vocational training is...

Who will fly Air Namibia from troubled waters? – Airline appoints another new acting...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Having led the troubled national airline, Air Namibia during a difficult 11 months, Xavier Masule on Monday resigned from...

Local film nominated for 2020 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Philippe Talavera’s film, ‘Kukuri’ has been nominated at the 7th Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for Best Movie Southern...

Africans should play a lead role on all issues of peace and security on...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The country’s Vice President , Dr. Nangolo Mbumba attended the 36th Ordinary Session of the African Union Executive Council...

MVA Fund builds handicap-friendly ablution block for learners at Mulumba in the Caprivi

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). “The new ablution facility improves sanitation and hygiene, increases educational performance, reduces absenteeism, and improves retention on both teachers...

Development Athletics at school level looking for the next big name in local athletics

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The quest to find Namibia’s next Frankie Fredericks starts at school level where Development Athletics has become a key...

Recon Africa to commence drilling programme on Kavango Basin in June

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Namibian-based junior oil and gas company, Reconnaissance Energy Africa recently enteredinto a binding Asset Purchase Agreement with Houston-based Henderson...