Opinion

Get your mortgage approved like this!

5 days ago - 21 October 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Loide DavidAttempting to purchase a house without a plan in place can be a challenging situation. As a first-time homebuyer, you will need to prepare in advance. The steps below can help you...

In times of trouble, manage your money better

1 week ago - 14 October 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Samuel LinyondiThe Bank of Namibia’s latest Economic Outlook expects the Namibian economy to fall into a deeper contraction during 2020, mainly due to the devastating impact of Covid-19 across all sectors. This means...

Business: Create energy amongst your audience

1 week ago - 14 October 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Natasja BeyleveldDuring 2020, we adapted to digital-matter-of-fact at an exponential pace. The fireworks of newly launched online businesses and sales-platforms were cheered on by all banks’ diverse offerings in online payment apps and...

Prioritise your mental health

2 weeks ago - 12 October 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Marjolize ScholtzWith over 35 million posts tagged #selfcare on Instagram, it’s clear that we’re more aware than ever of the trend to take time out for wellbeing. But how many of us actually...

Card fraud on the increase

1 month - 17 September 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Riaan ViljoenDuring the lockdown, a whole new generation of users discovered the joys and convenience of online shopping.Worldwide, online debit or credit card fraud, better known as card-not-present (CNP) fraud, has increased exponentially,...

Be our guest and be your own host

1 month - 15 September 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Jurgen IsaacsWe sit behind our computer, tablets and other devices all day. Creating documents, doing projects, sending out quotes and all matter of...

Safeguarding our children’s mental health

1 month - 14 September 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Ayesha WentworthLife is tough, no doubt about it. Just assess your own life and all the things that are thrown at you on...

Managing your debt the easy way

1 month - 11 September 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Loide DavidIn August, the Bank of Namibia (BoN) cut its benchmark interest rate by another 25 basis points (BPS), a standard unit of...

No going back to old way of schooling

1 month - 11 September 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Prateek KhareWith the reopening of schools around the country, there are many questions in the minds of every stakeholder of the education sector,...

Is your testament up to date?

1 month - 10 September 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Paulina ElifasCrises have one thing in common: crucial decisions matter. One lesson we continue to learn as we fight Covid-19, is the significance...

An argument for cannabis

1 month - 03 September 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Angela Prusa2020 is slowly coming to an end. As I reflect on the Cannabis Journey in Namibia, I want to share the following:...

To truly develop Namibia

1 month - 31 August 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Llewellyn le HanéWe talk a good game as Namibians, but we are prone to not embracing real change. A small shift here, a...

Opinion

Be the CEO of your...

1 month - 27 August 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Ester KaliAs we draw to an end of women’s month, allow us to reflect the importance of women when it comes to her...

Entrepreneurs should not travel alone

2 months ago - 20 August 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Melkies AusikuThere’s an African saying: “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together”.Although bit of...

The politics of bandwidth, skills,...

2 months ago - 19 August 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Natasja BeyleveldEven though the global mobile phone penetration is over 95%, we still need to understand what connects people, and what they are...

Your face is the key

2 months ago - 17 August 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Kehad SnydewelCovid-19 has caused major disruptions to our lives – from work, school and play to interacting and everything in between.Modern as well...

Why supporting local can change...

2 months ago - 11 August 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Jurgen IsaacsNamibia is often accused of being a backwater, along with the phrase “We can’t have nice things because we live in Namibia”.Well,...

The benefits of home ownership

2 months ago - 10 August 2020 | Opinion

Windhoek • Loide DavidWhen is the best time to purchase a home? Early in our career or when your finances stabilise? What are the benefits...

Load More