Ekonomie

Vehicle sales hit another speed bump

5 ure gelede | Ekonomie

Jo-Maré Duddy – The 666 new vehicles that were sold in Namibia last month was the poorest January sales figure since 2006 and the lowest monthly sales figure since May 2009.New vehicle sales in January...

Africa Briefs

5 ure gelede | Ekonomie

SA needs to build confidence in power sectorSouth Africa needs to invest more to rebuild confidence in its ability to supply power, its energy minister said yesterday, after its state-run power firm was forced to...

Rand bekommerd oor begroting

5 ure gelede | Ekonomie

Elvira Wood – Dit lyk of die rand beslis bekommerd is oor presies wat Tito Mboweni, minister van finansies, Woensdag in sy begrotingsrede gaan sê.André Joubert, senior valutahandelaar by TreasuryOne, waarsku dat die rand waarskynlik...

Rosier January for construction

17 ure gelede | Ekonomie

Building plans approved by the Windhoek municipality last month showed a slight uptick compared to a year ago.Analysing the latest figures, IJG Securities said a total of 162 building plans got the green light in...

Africa Briefs

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SA seeks to reopen costly renewables dealsSouth Africa wants to talk to independent power producers (IPPs) about lowering the price Eskom pays for electricity from older renewable energy projects, a senior minister told Reuters, as...

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Nigeria counts cost of postponed presidential poll

1 dag gelede | Ekonomie

Lagos - Nigerians who were surprised when the country's presidential election was postponed Saturday might suffer a second shock when they learn the cost, some...

Geen afdankings, belowe nywerheidsagentskap

1 dag gelede | Ekonomie

Ogone Tlhage - Die hoof van die nuut gevestigde agentskap vir nywerheidsontwikkeling in Namibië (Nida), mnr. Uparura Kuvare, sê nie een van die werknemers van...

Oil prices hit 2019 highs amid supply cuts

1 dag gelede | Ekonomie

Henning Gloystein - Oil prices yesterday hit their highest levels since November last year, lifted by OPEC-led supply cuts, US sanctions on Iran and Venezuela,...

Rand sukkel voort voor begroting

1 dag gelede | Ekonomie

Elvira Wood – Die rand sukkel nog steeds voort teen meer as R14 teenoor die dollar aan die begin van die begrotingsweek.Die rand het vroeg...

Drought to drive food prices

2 dae gelede | Ekonomie

Jo-Maré Duddy – The price monster’s appetite continued last month with annual overall food inflation rising to 6.1% - up from 5.4% in December and...

Africa Briefs

2 dae gelede | Ekonomie

SA's retail sales slump in DecSouth Africa's retail sales slumped to their lowest in over a year in December after "Black Friday" discounts boosted the...

Getuies voor OBK-kommissie met dood gedreig

2 dae gelede | Ekonomie

Sibongile Khumalo – Getuies wat reeds voor die kommissie van ondersoek na gebeure by die Openbare Beleggingskorporasie (OBK) verskyn het of wat beplan om dit...

Rand se donker week duur voort

2 dae gelede | Ekonomie

Elvira Wood – Die rand het voorwaar ’n nare week agter die rug.Die geldeenheid het dié week reeds meer as 4% teenoor die dollar verswak.Dit...

Global unemployment down, but too many working poor

5 dae gelede | Ekonomie

Geneva - The global unemployment rate inched down last year, the UN said Wednesday, warning though that jobs often failed to guarantee decent living, with...

Nations must boost adult training in face of automation

5 dae gelede | Ekonomie

Paris - Developed countries need to "urgently" boost adult training and education programmes to deal with future mass job upheaval brought on by automation, the...