Banking

Capricorn Group scoops regional award

1 day - 22 November 2017 | Banking

Capricorn Group recently scooped the Regional Company Award at the Annual Integrated Reporting Awards of 2017.The event was hosted by Chartered Secretaries Southern Africa in partnership with the JSE Limited in Johannesburg.Almost 100 companies entered...

Private Banker Felicity Gaingos thrives at the Blue Bank

1 week ago - 10 November 2017 | Banking

A naturally inquisitive person who relishes challenges as they contribute to her career development, Standard Bank’s new Private Banker Felicity Gaingos has been thriving in her new team.Gaingos, who has 14 years’ experience in the...

Standard Bank Namibia opens 60th branch

1 week ago - 10 November 2017 | Banking

Standard Bank Namibia inaugurated its new branch at Karibib on Wednesday. The latest banking facility - an investment of N$4 million - followed the opening of a branch at Okongo last week. The Standard Bank...

Standard Bank Namibia opens 59th branch

2 weeks ago - 03 November 2017 | Banking

Standard Bank Namibia invested about N$4.6 million in the establishment of a branch at Okongo in the Ohangwena Region.The branch was officially opened on Wednesday.The chief executive officer of Standard Bank Namibia, Vetumbuavi Mungunda, said...

Strategic partnerships encourage job creation

3 weeks ago - 01 November 2017 | Banking

Bank Windhoek and the National Youth Council recently embarked upon the fifth phase of a strategic partnership that started in 2008. The Credit for Youth in Business Programme allows for capital and mentorship support to...

Holding life and career in the palm of her...

3 weeks ago - 01 November 2017 | Banking

B7: Tell us about Desery, the child, teenager and young woman. What shaped you, influenced you and inspired you to study business?DvW: I grew up...

Letshego awards productive use of loans

4 weeks ago - 26 October 2017 | Banking

Staff reporter Letshego Group Namibia has launched its Improving Life Campaign (ILC) for 2017, a customer engagement campaign rewarding productive loan use behaviour by the...

Hard choices face prospective manufacturers

4 weeks ago - 25 October 2017 | Banking

Staff reporter - Manufacturing is an intrinsic part of any country as it contributes to the socio-economic development of the country by generating productivity, stimulating...

Public 'let down' on SME Bank matter

4 weeks ago - 25 October 2017 | Banking

Sentiments expressed to the media over the proposed liquidation of the SME Bank are that the Bank of Namibia (BoN) has let the Namibian public...

Bank Gaborone brand realigned

4 weeks ago - 25 October 2017 | Banking

Staff reporter - Last week Bank Gaborone celebrated the launch of its refreshed brand as a member of the Capricorn Group. Capricorn Group embarked on...

Going digital cuts the cost of starting and running...

1 month - 24 October 2017 | Banking

Being online as a business is no longer an option, it is a requirement if your product is to meet your consumers where they are.The...

Standard Bank joins global e-platform

1 month - 23 October 2017 | Banking

TORONTO - Standard Bank has signed an agreement with CCRManager Pte Ltd, a global trade FinTech company, joining their global innovative electronic platform as a...

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Appetite for government debt strong

1 month - 19 October 2017 | Banking

The government raised N$1 billion through the Bank of Namibia's (BoN) sale of government bonds on Friday of last week.According to the central bank's deputy...

MyLifeChange247 illegal, says BoN

1 month - 19 October 2017 | Banking

The Bank of Namibia is warning members of the public to refrain from using the fraudulent financial scheme, MyLifeChange247, also known as MLC247.MLC247 is a...

From taxi driver to bank...

1 month - 18 October 2017 | Banking

For some people, the phrase “perseverance and hard work pay off” may sound like the ramblings of a broken record. For Lasarus Shikongo, however, it...

Short-term insurance in a nutshell

1 month - 18 October 2017 | Banking

Insurance is not the most favourable expense on people’s budget, but it can impact their lives, family or business severely if they are not covered...

All in the palm of...

1 month - 17 October 2017 | Banking

Staff reporter - Today mobile phones are not just used for calls and texting only, but have become hand-held computers, personal assistants and online shopping...

BoN annual symposium tomorrow

2 months ago - 20 September 2017 | Banking

The Bank of Namibia (BoN) will host its 18th annual symposium in Windhoek tomorrow.A media statement issued by the BoN on Monday says this year's...

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