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Paladin narrows FY net loss

17 hours ago | Business

TSX- and ASX-listed miner Paladin Energy on Wednesday announced that it was working on a proposed plan to reduce mining and mill throughput at the Langer Heinrich Mine (LHM), in Namibia, with processing plant feed...

Bidvest survives harsh year in fishing

17 hours ago | Business

Bidvest Namibia last week reported lower than expected results for the financial year 2015/2016, as several divisions remained under strain from domestic and international factors.The group reported a 9.2% increase in revenues at N$3.9 billion,...

Google ‘set for virtual reality push’

17 hours ago | Business

Google has unveiled part of its plan to line up exclusive content for the debut of its new Daydream service in the coming weeks, according to people familiar with the matter.Google will help promote projects...

First driverless taxi hits the streets of Singapore

17 hours ago | Business

The first driverless taxi began work on Thursday in a limited public trial on the streets of Singapore.Developer nuTonomy invited a select group of people to download their app and ride for free in its...

‘Let me do my job’

17 hours ago | Business

Analysts warn that the rand is headed for trouble if South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan is arrested or fired.Gordhan said on Wednesday he would not adhere to a Hawks request to present himself for...

Namibia Dairies happy with water savings

4 days ago - 25 August 2016 | Business

Namibia Dairies has not allowed an escalating water crisis to dampen its enthusiasm, this week reporting that it had managed to reduce its water use...

Sell, buy and borrow with Cash Converters Gustav Voigts

4 days ago - 25 August 2016 | Business

Most people can attest to the experience of emergencies happening just as their money situation gets into a squeeze. One possible solution for those in...

China imposes caps on lending to curb banking risk

4 days ago - 25 August 2016 | Business

China imposed limits on lending by peer-to-peer platforms to individuals and companies in an effort to curb risks in the country’s loosely regulated shadow-banking sector.An...

SA junk status fears return

4 days ago - 25 August 2016 | Business

News that South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan must present himself to the Hawks today has sent shock waves across the world.Those seeking to stave...

New marketing executive at BW

4 days ago - 25 August 2016 | Business

Jaquiline Pack, whose appointment takes effect on 1 September 2016, takes over from Marlize Horn, who until recently had a dual role serving both the...

SS Nujoma makes final stop in Cape Town

5 days ago - 24 August 2016 | Business

Debmarine Namibia’s latest diamond exploration and sampling vessel, the mv SS Nujoma, has reached another crucial milestone in its journey to being commissioned locally.The marine...

Enviro fund marks three-year milestone

5 days ago - 24 August 2016 | Business

The minister of environment and tourism, Pohamba Shifeta, on Monday announced the appointment of a new board of directors for the Environmental Investment Fund (EIF).Officially...

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Record fine for steel company

5 days ago - 24 August 2016 | Business

South Africa’s Competition Commission on Monday slapped the country’s largest steel producer, ArcelorMittal, with a R1.5 billion fine for its involvement in the long steel...

Zimbabwe signs biggest road project...

5 days ago - 24 August 2016 | Business

Zimbabwe signed an agreement on Monday with Chinese and Austrian firms to upgrade a busy highway, a deal that will be one of the country’s...

KLM Airlines to fly to...

6 days ago - 23 August 2016 | Business

Yet another airline has announced its intention to expand its services in Africa and start flying to Windhoek. KLM Royal Dutch Airlines yesterday announced that...

Ad agency wins with dirty...

6 days ago - 23 August 2016 | Business

Namibian advertising agency Advantage Y&R last week emerged victorious at a regional industry awards ceremony held in South Africa, based on their work promoting responsible...

Improved collections will boost revenue...

6 days ago - 23 August 2016 | Business

As Namibia battles serious economic growth threats, the need to improve state revenue collection has never been greater.This was the message shared by the minister...

Farming industry needs makeover

6 days ago - 23 August 2016 | Business

For Kenyan farmer Pauline Wafula, there was never a question that her children would have to get their hands dirty and learn how to grow...

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