Banking

Standard joins Chinese in New Year celebrations

1 week ago - 16 February 2018 | Banking

Standard Bank Namibia recently joined the Chinese community in celebrating their New Year, the Chinese Year of the Dog, at Windhoek Country Club. The bank's new head of corporate and investment banking, Anne Juuko, handed...

Money shots illegal

1 week ago - 12 February 2018 | Banking

The Bank of Namibia has appealed to the public to stop photographing banknotes and displaying the images on social networking sites. Such reproductions are illegal and punishable by a large fine or a prison...

Bank Windhoek welcomes new employees

2 weeks ago - 09 February 2018 | Banking

Staff Reporter Bank Windhoek’s Executive Management Team (EMT) members officially welcomed 22 new employees to the bank this week. The new staff members attended a two-day New Employee Orientation Programme held at Bank Windhoek’s People...

Looking for 2018 Women of Excellence

2 weeks ago - 05 February 2018 | Banking

Staff reporter - It is often said that if you empower a woman, you empower a nation as the benefits are felt throughout the whole community.Standard Bank Namibia supports the development, empowerment and recognition of...

Peace of mind with bank demand guarantees

3 weeks ago - 31 January 2018 | Banking

Daily, businesses in Namibia and around the world enter into agreements for the sale or procurement of goods or services. With it, comes the accompanying risk of losing money from services or goods not delivered....

Tips for executing a business idea

3 weeks ago - 30 January 2018 | Banking

Entrepreneurship is key to job creation. Not all SMEs create jobs, however, especially during the early stages of the venture. By nurturing and encouraging entrepreneurship,...

Bonds to get by without a little help from...

1 month - 22 January 2018 | Banking

Angélina Boulesteix - The rebound of global growth is sounding the death knell for easy money, so debt markets should see the backs of central...

Bank Windhoek appoints head of procurement

1 month - 17 January 2018 | Banking

Jacques Joubert is the new head of procurement at Bank Windhoek. He has over 20 years’ experience in the procurement environment in both the public...

DBN sponsors sanitation facilities

2 months ago - 20 December 2017 | Banking

STAFF REPORTER - The Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) has sponsored eight sanitation facilities at Ohadiwa ya Kapombo village in the Ohangwena Region. The facilities...

BoN warns against pyramid scheme

2 months ago - 19 December 2017 | Banking

OGONE TLHAGE - The Bank of Namibia (BoN) is warning members of the public to refrain from participating in the activities of the Four Corner...

Boost for financial education

2 months ago - 15 December 2017 | Banking

STAFF REPORTERFinancial literacy is necessary to make financially responsible decisions that are integral to our everyday lives.Unfortunately, consumers fail to demonstrate a strong grasp of...

Keep an eye out for unauthorised debit orders

2 months ago - 14 December 2017 | Banking

The Bank of Namibia is warning bank customers to take stock of unauthorised debit orders and report such deductions as soon as they are detected.Debit...

Banking

Bankers Association marks 20 years

2 months ago - 08 December 2017 | Banking

STAFF REPORTER This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Bankers Association of Namibia (BAN). The association was established in...

Bank Windhoek empowers manager

2 months ago - 08 December 2017 | Banking

STAFF REPORTERBank Windhoek is proud to announce the appointment of Jaqualene Beukes as its new branch manager it the recently upgraded Outapi branch with effect...

No interest rate relief as...

2 months ago - 07 December 2017 | Banking

Staff reporter – Economic activity in key domestic activities which remained “weak” in the first ten months of 2017 compared to the corresponding period last...

Slight moderation in credit extended

2 months ago - 06 December 2017 | Banking

STAFF REPORTERThe growth of private-sector credit extended moderated at the end of October 2017, decreasing slightly by 0.2 percentage points to end the month of...

Capricorn affirmed AA rating

2 months ago - 06 December 2017 | Banking

STAFF REPORTER Global Credit Ratings has affirmed Capricorn Investment Holdings a AA ratings on its scale, saying its comfortable liquidity...

Buy it with bitcoin in...

2 months ago - 05 December 2017 | Banking

Juliette Michel - At Melt Bakery, a hole in the wall that sells ice cream sandwiches in New York's upscale Manhattan neighborhood, you can pay...

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