Ekonomie

1nvest gold, platinum ETFs list on NSX

1 dag gelede | Ekonomie

Staff Reporter - Specialist index tracking fund provider 1nvest, a collaboration between Standard Bank, Liberty and STANLIB, on Friday announced the listing of its gold and platinum exchange traded funds on the Namibian Stock Exchange...

G20 'falls short' on relief extension

4 dae gelede | Ekonomie

Anuj Chopra - G20 nations announced a six-month extension Wednesday to a debt suspension initiative for poor countries ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic, falling short of calls by the World Bank and campaigners for a...

Minister interferes in debt management

4 dae gelede | Ekonomie

The minister of urban and rural development, Erastus Uutoni, has directed the Rundu Town Council to cancel its agreement with the Red Force Debt Management company as there was no ministerial approval pertaining to the...

Fate of Brexit talks hangs in balance

4 dae gelede | Ekonomie

Dave Clark - European leaders met yesterday seemingly determined to resist pressure from prime minister Boris Johnson to give ground in post-Brexit trade negotiations.The 27 leaders have tried to keep Brexit off the agenda at...

‘Oil prices won’t plunge again’

4 dae gelede | Ekonomie

London - The OPEC+ alliance will ensure oil prices do not plunge steeply again when it meets to set policy at the end of November, OPEC secretary general Mohammad Barkindo said yesterday, adding that oil...

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Positive growth expected by mid-2021

5 dae gelede | Ekonomie

Namibia’s economy is expected to rebound to a positive growth only by mid-2021, Bank of Namibia deputy director of macro models and financial stability, Postrick...

Opuwo Town Council suffers losses

5 dae gelede | Ekonomie

The demand for water supply at the Opuwo Town Council (OTC) to especially the informal settlements has resulted in the loss of more than N$...

World Bank approves US$12 bln for vaccines

5 dae gelede | Ekonomie

The World Bank said approved US$12 billion for developing countries to finance the purchase and distribution of Covid-19 vaccines, tests and treatment.The financing "aims to...

World Bank approves US$12 bln for vaccines

5 dae gelede | Ekonomie

The World Bank said approved US$12 billion for developing countries to finance the purchase and distribution of Covid-19 vaccines, tests and treatment.The financing "aims to...

Pension funds dominate non-banking sector

6 dae gelede | Ekonomie

PHILLEPUS UUSIKUThe total assets of other or non-bank financial corporation’s (OFC’s) rose on an annual basis during the second quarter of 2020. OFC’s include insurance...

MVA Fund house modification programme disrupted

6 dae gelede | Ekonomie

The Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA) Fund might not be able to reach its 2020 target for modifying the houses of seriously injured accident victims as...

US duo wins Nobel for work on auctions

6 dae gelede | Ekonomie

Stockholm - US economists Paul Milgrom and Robert Wilson won the Nobel Economics Prize for work on commercial auctions, including for goods and services difficult...

Governments to implement tax-raising measures

6 dae gelede | Ekonomie

The Covid-19 pandemic will cause long-lasting revenue losses for African and other Emerging Markets (EMs) and governments' ability to implement effective revenue-raising measures will be...

Trillions needed to beat Covid hit

6 dae gelede | Ekonomie

African countries will need US$1.2 trillion through 2023 to repair the economic damage inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic, the managing director of the International Monetary...

Grootfontein municipality’s finance executive resigns

1 week gelede | Ekonomie

The Grootfontein Municipality’s finance executive who is accused of paying out over N$ 768 000 to a contractor without council approval in 2019, has resigned.Chief...