Economics

October fuel price unchanged

3 weeks ago - 01 October 2019 | Economics

Fuel prices for October remain unchanged, according to the Ministry of Mines and Energy.In a media statement released this afternoon, the ministry said that in spite of the attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities in...

Hey millennials, listen up!

1 month - 12 September 2019 | Economics

About 30 years ago, purchasing property was a no-brainer. However, millennials have been taught to question everything, including whether real estate is the best investment to make. According to REMAX’s Adrian Goslett, while certain things...

Three mistakes home sellers can avoid

1 month - 09 September 2019 | Economics

There are various pitfalls that can be easily avoided when it comes to selling your property for your full asking price.According to Adrian Goslett of RE/MAX of Southern Africa, sellers can end up saving themselves...

Building a credit score when you're broke

3 months ago - 30 June 2019 | Economics

Anyone who longs for the days of being in their 20s and early 30s is forgetting one key factor: you were probably broke beyond hope.These years are filled with all sorts of start-up expenses like...

Financing a second home

4 months ago - 23 June 2019 | Economics

Most repeat buyers rely on the equity from the sale of their first home to finance their new home. However, the process of cancelling one home loan to take out another, is not always simple.According...

Have your bond and travel too

5 months ago - 05 May 2019 | Economics

One of the biggest fears of the millennial generation is being tied down to something that will get in the way of their travel plans....

Cash for the community

6 months ago - 14 April 2019 | Economics

Benefit distributions in the communal conservancies come in different forms, but often in cash. While there has been criticism of this and of communal conservancies...

Use it or lose it

6 months ago - 31 March 2019 | Economics

Windhoek • Theodore Stanley We all need to plan for our future and that of our children. Saving for retirement or education is essential,...

The benefits of sustainable investment

7 months ago - 24 March 2019 | Economics

Windhoek • Claire Hobbs In many first world economies, the effects of global warming continues to manifest as a business reality. In response, the Namibian...

What’s the hype about?

7 months ago - 17 March 2019 | Economics

A free talk held by the Bank of Namibia about Blockchain Technology, Crypto Currency, FinTech and Cyber Security was a huge success, particularly since these...

Investing in rental markets

7 months ago - 10 March 2019 | Economics

Student accommodation, lock-up-and-go sectional titles within central business districts, and holiday markets are just a few options savvy real estate investors have ...

New era for ­Inland Revenue

8 months ago - 02 February 2019 | 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...

Economics

Focus on finances

10 months ago - 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...

SDG targets out of reach

1 year - 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...

IMF advises Namibia on PPPs

1 year - 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...

A million Namibians are broke

1 year - 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...

Don't borrow to buy clothes

1 year - 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

1 year - 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...

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