Cover

no image

Seeking More by Taking a different Tack

Published on June 21st, 2016 | by admin

with the Harambee prosperity plan and ndp4 underperformance lOOming large, government has commenced the drafting of the next national development plan, writes Brigitte Weidlich. The National Planning Commission (NPC) will thankfully revert back to broad consultations ... Read More


Economics

no image

The Case For Evidence

Published on June 21st, 2016 | by admin

state authorities need to tone down the impulse to rattle off economic interventions and should first focus on doing a lot of research about the entrepreneurial space, argues FREDERICO LINKS The re-emergence of the New/National Equitable ... Read More


Governance

no image

Making a Mockery of Accountability

Published on June 21st, 2016 | by admin

On March 21 this year a deadline quietly passed. That Thursday, according to the Electoral Act enacted in late 2014, statements detailing the assets and liabilities of Namibian political parties should have been made available to ... Read More


Fact Check

no image

POURING COLD WATER ON A ONCE RED-HOT SEcTOR

Published on June 21st, 2016 | by admin

Bleak prospects apparently face the construction sector as the critical water situation in the central parts of the country starts to bite. For the longest time it seemed as if the good times would just keep ... Read More


Recylce

no image

Recycling Could Mean Business

Published on June 21st, 2016 | by admin

Namibia produces about 3,000 tonnes of residential waste daily with about two-thirds being recyclable material, but High waste collection costs Hamper job creation and income generation for small enterprises, reports  BRIGITTE WEIDLICH June 5 is World ... Read More


Banking

no image

Unlocking New Opportunities

Published on June 21st, 2016 | by admin

  Standard bank’s rejoice itembu exemplifies a breed Of young female excuTives conquering domains previously Occupied by men, including the banking sector, and developing innovative customer products along the way, writes BRIGITTE WEIDLICH Rejoice Itembu does ... Read More


Analysis

no image

Time To Strengthen Financial Regulation

Published on June 21st, 2016 | by admin

Financial intelligence measures need to play a trole in the fight against corruption. South African commercial banks’ actions in relation to the Gupta family, who are closely and questionably linked to South African president Jacob Zuma, ... Read More


Corruption Tracker

no image

Corruption Tracker

Published on June 21st, 2016 | by admin

NEW CASES CHINESE BANK BRIBERS NABBED A sting operation led by the Bank of Namibia and the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) led to the arrest of two Chinese nationals who allegedly attempted to bribe two senior central ... Read More


Travell

no image

Every Moment Is A Pleasure In Marrakech

Published on June 21st, 2016 | by admin

Max weylandt recently spent a few days basking in the awesomeness of one of africa’s and the world’s most beautiful cities. The first thing you realize, driving on the road from Casablanca to Marrakech, is that ... Read More


Back to Top ↑