Business (574)

  • 01
  • Mar
The Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) says it is upbeat about the prospects of the country’s mining sector, especially the uranium sector following the announcement by ASX-listed Paladin Energy that it has approved a prefeasibility study (PFS) that may lead to the restart of its Langer Heinrich mine in Namibia.
  • 01
  • Mar
Namibian banks under the auspices of the Banker Association of Namibia (BAN), maintains they have no plans to shed jobs due to their adaptation of digital platforms.
  • 01
  • Mar
Having completed the acquisition of the local BMW dealership, payment platform PayToday and a 50 percent stake in Kaap Agri, Pupkewitz Holdings says it’s eying an acquisition in 2019, has already identified some potential businesses.
  • 22
  • Feb
TSXV-listed Namibia Critical Metals, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Kunene Resources Namibia, has signed an agreement with a private Namibian group to allow the pegging of a mining claim covering a small manganese occurrence within EPL 4347 which is held by the company.
  • 22
  • Feb
In early February, graduates Jason Akwenye, Ashmeen-Lee Cloete and Christiana Namoonde, were announced as the three graduates inducted into Capricorn Group and Bank Windhoek’s revamped Graduate Training Programme (GTP).
  • 22
  • Feb
FirstRand Namibia has recorded a 4.1 percent increase in profit before tax to N$812.3 million for the period ended 31 December 2018.
  • 22
  • Feb
The Agribank says it continues to record low uptake figures for its Affirmative Action Loan Facility (AALS) due to restrictive application requirements and has begun a review process.
  • 22
  • Feb
Global credit ratings agency, Fitch has warned that Namibia's lower growth prospects will have an adverse effect on government's ability to stabilise the growing public debt.
  • 22
  • Feb
Broll Namibia, a subsidiary of the Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group, says N$330 million has been spent to date to complete the on-going Wernhil Park Phase 4 expansion project, an amount which is inline with its budget estimates.
  • 15
  • Feb
The Communications Regulatory Authority of Namibia (CRAN) hosted two public consultative meetings on Regulations prescribing license categories and licensing application procedures for Postal Service Licensees and the amendment to the Regulations in respect of Type Approval and Technical Standards for Telecommunications Equipment respectively, in Windhoek.
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