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