Windhoek Observer

Valentine’s Day: Show some love!

Valentine’s Day 2019 is on Thursday, February 14th.  It is a celebration of love so have some fun and give some kisses!

New TV technology to take fans 'inside the game'

Fans of Liverpool and Manchester City are set to watch this season's Premier League title race from "inside the game", even through the eyes of Sergio Aguero or Mohamed Salah, thanks to the latest in broadcasting innovation.

Federation pleads for more sport facilities

The Namibia Rural Sport Development Federation (NRSDF) has called on the Ministry of Sport, Youth and National Service to develop more sport facilities in rural areas as a matter of urgency.

Motor Club launches new season with a bang

Windhoek Motor Club (WMC) kicked off its 2019 season with a successful karting and gymkhana event hosted at Tony Rust Race Track on Saturday.

Shitembi signs for Lusaka Dynamos

Brave Warriors playmaker, Petrus Shitembi, has penned a six-month deal with Zambian Premier League club, Lusaka Dynamos.

Fuel price remains unchanged

Mines and Energy Minister, Tom Alweendo, announced this week that fuel prices for the month of February will remain unchanged.

Poverty ministry plans to expand social grants

Minister of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare, Zephania Kameeta, says plans are in the pipeline to expand social protection systems in the new financial year by targeting vulnerable groups such as women and children with the envisaged introduction of the Basic Income Grant (BIG).
The IJG Business Climate Monitor (BCM) Index declined for a sixth consecutive month in October, sliding by 1.2 points to 51.21.

Standard Bank forges greater ties with Chinese community

Standard Bank is working on a number of banking products, facilities that would help deepen trade ties between Chinese and Namibian businesses, Annelie Cloete, Standard Bank’s Corporate, and Investment Banking Chinese Relationship Manager has said.

NCCI moves ahead with Fish Expo plans

The country’s biggest business grouping, the Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI), is moving ahead with its plans to host the country’s premier fishing sector event, the Namibia International Fishing Expo.


The Windhoek Observer is an English-language weekly newspaper, published in Namibia by Paragon Investment Holding. It is the country's oldest and largest circulating weekly.

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