Economics

New era for ­Inland Revenue

1 month - 17 December 2018 | Economics

As from mid-January next year, taxpayers will be able to submit their tax returns to the Inland Revenue department using the new Integrated Tax Administration System (ITAS), which is accessible at all times.Along with this,...

Focus on finances

1 month - 10 December 2018 | Economics

Namibia strives to achieve an inclusive financial sector as well as financially literate and protected consumers. In light of this, the Bank of Namibia recently launched the results of the Namibia financial capability survey.Since research...

SDG targets out of reach

4 months ago - 17 September 2018 | Economics

Ellanie Smit - Namibia's ability to fully and timeously realise all targets set out in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are at risk due to its upper middle-income country status, which is hindering the country...

IMF advises Namibia on PPPs

4 months ago - 03 September 2018 | Economics

Ogone Tlhage – The International Monetary Fund has warned Namibia of the risks it should take into consideration as authorities seek ways to rope in investments in the form of Public-Private-Partnerships (PPPs).In a recommendation made...

A million Namibians are broke

5 months ago - 20 August 2018 | Economics

Jo-Maré Duddy – For Agnes B*, like the rest of the nearly one million Namibians now part of a new official statistic, it is tough to keep up with paying accounts and to meet financial...

Don't borrow to buy clothes

5 months ago - 20 August 2018 | Economics

Bank of Namibia governor Iipumbu Shiimi is urging Namibians not to borrow money to buy items like clothing and furniture, but instead to save money...

Sjebeeneienaars kwaad oor moratorium

8 months ago - 26 April 2018 | Economics

'n Optog is Maandag deur sowat 50 sjebeeneienaars op Rehoboth gehou weens die langdurige moratorium op die uitreiking van dranklisensies in die Hardapstreek.Die doel van...

Settle ­outstanding tax now!

1 year - 20 July 2017 | Economics

In spite of the tax amnesty, taxpayers have not taken full advantage of the programme while the deadline for settling outstanding amounts without interest and...

Less money leaves projects unfinished

1 year - 08 June 2017 | Economics

Yolanda Nel - The Omaheke Regional Council has used most of its shared budget for capital projects but less than half have been completed.The...

Budget boom for Okahandja

1 year - 27 April 2017 | Economics

Jo-Maré Duddy – Some N$288 million will be pumped into major development projects at Okahandja over the three budget years to 2019/20.Of this, N$104 million...

Car washers up in arms about loss of income

1 year - 09 March 2017 | Economics

Unregistered car wash owners last week handed a petition demanding the reopening of their clamped down businesses to the City of Windhoek (CoW). A group...

Mass land servicing in Omaheke

2 years ago - 07 July 2016 | Economics

The Omaheke Regional Council continues working on the provision of serviced land in a bid to curb the growing demand of housing in the region,...