Banking

N$1.5 million to National disaster relief fund

1 day - 02 June 2020 | Banking

A monetary contribution of N$1.5 million was handed over to the Government by First National Bank, through the FirstRand Namibia Foundation Trust.The funding aims at supporting the unemployed, small and large businesses and the procurement...

Water for communities

2 weeks ago - 18 May 2020 | Banking

Accompanied by departmental staff, Bank Windhoek’s executive officer of marketing and corporate communication services, Jacquiline Pack, visited the Moses ǁGaroëb constituency in the capital to assess the impact of water tanks donated to informal settlements.Capricorn...

Banks adding salt to wounds

2 weeks ago - 14 May 2020 | Banking

Unless a win-win situation is created, the limping economy won’t recover. So says the Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI) chief executive Charity Mwiya.He says concerns from members of the public were received about...

New banknote debut tomorrow

2 weeks ago - 14 May 2020 | Banking

A N$30 commemorative banknote that was launch on Independence Day, will be available fromFriday.According to a statement from the Bank of Namibia (BoN), the note will only be issued at tills andinside commercial bank branches....

Jude delivers essentials to your doorstep

1 month - 23 April 2020 | Banking

Leaving home to get groceries and essentials has become a daunting task. However, Bank Windhoek customers can now stay in their homes while the new Hey Jude Rider Service shops on their behalf and delivers...

!Gawaxab new BoN Governor

1 month - 21 April 2020 | Banking

Johannes !Gawaxab (pictured here with President Hage Geingob), well-known businessman and also chairman of the high-level panel on the economy, has been appointed as the...

Some relief for SMEs

1 month - 21 April 2020 | Banking

FNB Namibia announced relief measures for SMEs with an annual turnover of less than N$10 million and with initial lending facilities of less than N$5...

Added relief for bank clients

1 month - 20 April 2020 | Banking

Standard Bank announced a decrease in its prime lending rate following the Bank of Namibia’s (BoN) decision to cut the repo rate by 100 basis...

FNB branches closed on Saturdays – for now

1 month - 17 April 2020 | Banking

FNB Namibia announced that until 5 May 2020, all branches will be closed on Saturdays. However, the FNB Contact Centre will be operational as per...

Lower interest rates announced

1 month - 16 April 2020 | Banking

In response to the announcement by the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Namibia to decrease the policy rate as announced on 15 April...

Cybercriminals on the loose

1 month - 15 April 2020 | Banking

Windhoek • Johnny TruterAs the Covid-19 pandemic continues to cause global fear, cybercriminals are taking advantage of this distress by trying to trick organisations and...

More HOPE for economy

1 month - 09 April 2020 | Banking

FirstRand Namibia announced the establishment of HOPE – the Health Optimisation Pandemic Emergency Fund, which is aimed at leveraging the group’s capacity and capabilities to...

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Micro lender gets on board

1 month - 07 April 2020 | Banking

Letshego Namibia announced that is offering customers the opportunity to apply for relief by way of a 3-month payment holiday, effective 1 April 2020.Customers can...

DBN announces relief measures

1 month - 06 April 2020 | Banking

The Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) is preparing measures to give relief to borrowers in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, CEO Martin Inkumbi announced....

Local bank announces repayment holidays

2 months ago - 31 March 2020 | Banking

“We are extending relief in the form of capital and interest repayment holidays for up to six months until 30 September 2020 to all our...

Bank waives app fees

2 months ago - 31 March 2020 | Banking

As of 1 April and until 30 June 2020, FNB will be making all transactions done on the FNB App completely free.This discount was announced...

BAN explains payment relief

2 months ago - 30 March 2020 | Banking

The Bankers Association of Namibia (BAN) has provided further clarity to customers on the case-by-case funding relief which is handled according to each bank’s respective...

Water tanks, hand sanitizers donated

2 months ago - 30 March 2020 | Banking

With life as we know it possibly changing, government and businesses alike should do their part. In the absence of a vaccine or cure, two...

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