Monthly Archives: June 2013

Cultivating a culture of reading

Several partners came together to launch a new project under the CSO Aids Orphans Trust that aims to foster a habit of reading amongst younger children. The project, Reading for

Erindi up for sale

The world renowned 70,000 hectare private game reserve and ranch Erindi is up for sale for a reported fee of about N$1.1 billion, the Economist has established.
According to information

Windhoek increases tariffs

City of Windhoek residents should brace themselves for an increase in tariffs after the City tabled a N$3.8 billion budget for the 2013/14 financial year.
The proposed tariff increases by

Understanding Weather – not predicting – 28 June 2013

What happened?
Weather’s diversity gave another sample of its extensive repertoire for the spectators here in Namibia. In a multi-dimensional atmosphere, the full range was on offer.
On the surface,

Trustco increases dividends despite slump in profits

Trustco has announced an 11% increase in declared dividends for the financial year ended 31 March 2013 despite a huge slump in profits.
For the financial year under review, Trustco

FNB and NBWU negotiations reach a deadlock

Lawrence Ihuhua, Secertary General of the NBWU. (Photograph by Lorato Khobetsi)The ongoing salary and benefit negotiations between the Namibia Bank and Allied Workers

2nd Good Business Awards launched

The Development Bank of Namibia has announced that the entry process for the DBN Good Business Awards 2013 has opened.
Entries for the awards, which seeks to recognise business excellence,

Windhoek lager ambassadors celebrated

Seven 2013 Windhoek Lager Ambassadors were recognised and celebrated at a glittering gala event on 20 June in the capital where The Right Honourable Prime Minister Dr. Hage Geingob was