…now has 19 stores in Namibia Choppies Namibia has announced the successful opening of its new store in Okakarara. The grand opening marks a significant milestone for the company, bringing a range of firsttime offerings to the town, including a deli, bakery, and butchery. The new store is a testamentContinue Reading

FNB Namibia hosted an informal cocktail event at their Head Office to welcome participants and organisers of the 6th Africa Youth in Tourism Innovation Summit and Challenge (AYTIS). Among the guests were Dr. Emma Kantema, Deputy Minister of Sport, Youth and National Service, and Egyapa Mercer, Minister of Tourism, Ghana.Continue Reading

By Katja Meier In a world where the only constant is change, safeguarding your wealth becomes not just a financial necessity but a moral obligation towards your loved ones. Estate planning, which is often overlooked or postponed indefinitely, is a pivotal step for securing your financial legacy, protecting your lovedContinue Reading

Andrada Mining has purchased TOMRA XRT sorters as part of its expansion plans at the flagship Uis Mine in Namibia. The sorters feature TOMRA’s latest innovation launched earlier this year at the Mining Indaba exhibition: the groundbreaking OBTAIN™ software that leverages Deep Learning to bring single-particle precision to high-throughput particleContinue Reading

Minister of Finance and Public Enterprises, Iipumbu Shiimi has been named as ‘Best African Minister’ by the prestigious African Banker Awards tonight in Nairobi, Kenya. The award was received by Deputy Minister of Finance, Honourable Maureen Hinda-Mbuende. The African Banker Awards are an annual event for African banking organised byContinue Reading

FirstRand Namibia Group, as Group entities, FNB Commercial and RMB have collaborated to sponsor the Africa Hospitality and Investment Forum (AHIF) with a N$500,000. Connie-Marlene Theyse, Head of Enterprise Banking at FNB Namibia said, “We are proud to partner with the Namibia Investment Promotion Development Board for the Africa HospitalityContinue Reading

In 2023, Bank Windhoek sold 142 properties through estate agents in northern Namibia valued at N$188 million. Bank Windhoek Executive Officer of Retail Banking Services and Specialist Finance, James Chapman, announced this substantial increase compared to properties sold at N$88 million in 2021. Chapman was speaking at the Bank WindhoekContinue Reading

Trigon Metals is going to look for opportunities to grow production from underground, which in turn should increase copper production and profitability, Rennie Morkel, President and Chief Operating Officer has said. Morkel was speaking subsequent to last week’s announcement that the miner achieved commercial production from the underground operations atContinue Reading