Category Archives: Industry

Ongwediva woman robbed of N.dollars 20 000

A 52-year-old woman was allegedly robbed of N.dollars 20 000 at Ongwediva on Saturday. Inspector Thomas Aiyambo of the Namibian Police Force’s Community Affairs office in a statement said the robbery occurred in front of the victim’s house in the

Annual inflation rate slowed by 0.2 per cent in December

Namibia’s annual inflation rate slowed to 2.4 per cent in December 2020 from 2.6 per cent recorded in December 2019. This is according to the Namibia Consumer Price Index (NCPI) report for December 2020 issued on Friday. The report said

Neckartal Dam water levels surpass 50 per cent

The Neckartal Dam located about 80 kilometres south-west of Keetmanshoop was 60.5 per cent full on Friday. Information availed by the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform said the dam contained 518.54 million cubic meters of water, translating into

Labour ministry urges parties in Shoprite strike to abide by the law

The Ministry of Labour, Industrial Relations and Employment Creation has called on the parties involved in Shoprite employees’ strike for better wages to refrain from illegal conduct and to abide by Namibia’s laws. The ministry made this call in a

Eenhana appoints Benjamin as new chief executive

Eenhana Town Council in a public announcement on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Gabriel Mueshihange Benjamin as the town’s new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective from 01 January 2021. Issued by the Corporate Communications unit in the Office of the

Ministry of Finance has postponed the date of implementation

The Ministry of Finance has postponed the date of implementation of new requirements for clearing and forwarding agents from 31 December 2020 to 31 March 2021. The ministry in a statement on Friday said the postponement will allow stakeholders more

NBL donates N.dollars 105 000 to four charities

Four charitable organisations from the Khomas, Erongo, and Oshana regions have received donations totalling N.dollars 105 000 from Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL) as part of its centenary giving campaign. NBL in a media release said it launched its centenary giving

Fuel prices to remain unchanged for January

The Ministry of Mines and Energy has announced that fuel pump prices will remain unchanged countrywide for January due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the local economy. The ministry in a statement on Monday said its fuel