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Political News


  • Lonely being Africa's only woman president
  • Namibia: Statement by Dr. Hage Geingob At 'Gender is My Agenda ...
  • Son of Namibia's founding president torches storm over 'anti-poor ...
  • Two Legs for Economic & Gender Emancipation - President #Namibia
  • Namibian president lauds former Pres. Sirleaf
  • Namibia: President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic Visits ...
  • Namibian men an endangered species, says president
  • Nam-Botswana genocide victims seek united front
  • Lonely being Africa's only woman president
  • Tulonga Neputa is a national hero
  • Nam, Russian friendship built on solid foundation
  • Namibia: Statement by Dr. Hage Geingob At 'Gender is My Agenda ...
  • Namibia to meet Botswana over refugees
  • First female Swapo combatant buried at Eenhana.
  • Lonely being Africa's only woman president
  • Botswana: Namibia to Meet Botswana Over Refugees
  • Gender equality not a slogan in Namibia – Geingob
  • Tulonga Neputa is a national hero
  • Expos important for economic growth
  • Cash-back option for FNB clients
  • FNB promotes cash back option
  • Why are Southern Africa's Baobab Trees Dying Off?
  • Reduced growth in agriculture/mining to harm overall economic ...
  • Nujoma must apologise – Amupanda
  • Namibia: Africa's Premier Mining Jurisdiction
  • Below average Tax-to-GDP ratio in Africa worrisome
  • NBL revenue shortfalls won't irk investors
  • BoN warns against illegal investments
  • Stimulus sees limited growth opportunities
  • Namibia: Africa's Premier Mining Jurisdiction
  • Namibia: Stimulus Sees Limited Growth Opportunities
  • BoN warns against illegal investment schemes
  • Namibia's broad money supply growth slows down … as credit ...
  • Tradehold: A leaner, cleaner look
  • African cities for sustainable future start with building for resilience
  • Construction, wholesale sectors set to contract further
  • Less Talk More Do
  • The Tourism Industry – Underutilised Opportunity for Namibia
  • Courage The Comedian recounts HicoFest gig
  • Elcin weaves through the millennial generational change
  • Namibia: Elcin Weaves Through the Millennial Generational Change
  • Javan rhino
  • German food production investor charmed by Namibia
  • Reduced growth in agriculture/mining to harm overall economic ...
  • Namibia: Local Bank Rolls Out Red Carpet for Chinese Business ...
  • A trade war that China would win
  • Merchandise Trade in Both Directions Grew Significantly in Q1 2018
  • Private sector needs to contribute to stimulate economic growth
  • Namibia's ban on antibiotics in healthy animals drives meat exports
  • Russia builds military ties with Africa
  • German food production investor charmed by Namibia
  • Namibia: Revenue Not Growing Fast - Schlettwein
  • Revenue not growing fast – Schlettwein
  • Calle restless over rising public wage bill
  • Managing Expectations – The Need for an Oil & Gas SWF
  • WHO commends sin tax on tobacco
  • Kauta strays offside with media
  • NPC to discuss maritime rights bill
  • Lower deficit expected in 2018/19 budget
  • Namibia bans foreign travel for government officials
  • Is China the World's New Colonial Power?
  • Namibia scraps plan to force white-owned businesses to sell 25 ...
  • UPDATE 1-Namibia's GDP contracted in 2017, 1.2 percent growth ...
  • Debt-laden Namibia bans officials from foreign travel
  • Namibia not servicing debts with Chinese money
  • Namibia's investment rating under threat
  • The Doctrine of Odious Debt: from Alexander Sack to the CADTM

    Namibia Leaders


    President


  • Lonely being Africa's only woman president
  • Namibia: Statement by Dr. Hage Geingob At 'Gender is My Agenda ...
  • Son of Namibia's founding president torches storm over 'anti-poor ...

    Speaker of Parliament


  • Namibia, China sign inter-parliamentary accord
  • Namibia: SWAPO MPs Block Discussion On Fishing Quota ...
  • China pledges N$15 million towards anti-poaching

    Prime Minister


  • Tulonga Neputa is a national hero
  • Nam, Russian friendship built on solid foundation
  • Namibia to meet Botswana over refugees

    Deputy Prime Minister


  • Nam, Russian friendship built on solid foundation
  • Namibia: Statement by Dr. Hage Geingob At 'Gender is My Agenda ...
  • First female Swapo combatant buried at Eenhana.

    Minister of Economy


  • Nam, Russian friendship built on solid foundation
  • The Namibian
  • PDM wants N$14,6 m school deal reversed

    Minister of Agriculture


  • Education minister to address winter time
  • Namibia farm produce battling to penetrate local market
  • Nujoma must apologise – Amupanda

    Minister of Culture


  • Training for examiners in preparation for curriculum reform
  • The Namibian
  • Education Ministry considering changing school start time for winter

    Minister of Defense


  • President of Republic arrives in Windhoek on state visit to Namibia
  • Angola ,Namibia, to Construct Cassinga Monuments
  • Africa in the news: Ethiopia's reform, Russia's Africa ties, and South ...

    Minister of Education


  • Education minister to address winter time
  • Training for examiners in preparation for curriculum reform
  • Education Ministry considering changing school start time for winter

    Minister of Energy


  • New Namibian solar project to address socio-economic ...
  • Namibia: new solar project to push socio-economic development ...
  • B2Gold solar farm to produce renewable energy

    Minister of Finance


  • Namibia: Psemas Members' Dependants to Submit Proof
  • RCC's dominoes fall
  • Cabinet orders RCC board dismissal

    Minister of Foreign Affairs


  • Nam, Russian friendship built on solid foundation
  • SPYL expresses solidarity with Sahrawi
  • President of Republic arrives in Windhoek on state visit to Namibia

    Minister of Internal Affairs


  • Junior staffer bags //Karas acting CRO post
  • The Namibian
  • 5G Wireless Ecosystem : Technologies, Applications, Verticals ...

    Minister of Justice


  • $1 Million Saved Under Prison Farm Programme from December to ...
  • Namibia: SWAPO MPs Block Discussion On Fishing Quota ...
  • Namibia to support SADC countries

    Minister of Health


  • N$55 million needed to recruit 322 nurses
  • Dr Ashmawy defends health minister
  • Education minister to address winter time

    Minister of Infrastructure


  • //Karas receives N$1b for infrastructure
  • The Namibian
  • Namibia: new solar project to push socio-economic development ...

    Minister of Sports


  • SPORTS MINISTRY RECALLS TJONGARERO FROM NFA
  • WARRIORS REWARDED
  • Western Sahara conflict impacts Morocco 2026 World Cup bid

    Director of State Security Service


  • $1 Million Saved Under Prison Farm Programme from December to ...
  • Longer wait for decision on media muzzling bid
  • Regional Heads of Correctional Services Encouraged to Work More ...

    Chairman National Bank


  • More denials of third party in scanner negotiations
  • Namibia: No Third Party in Scanner Deal - Schlettwein
  • IAEA Director General's Introductory Statement to the Board of ...

    Permanent Representative to the UN


  • Lonely being Africa's only woman president
  • Ukraine's envoy to UN elected vice-president of 73rd General ...
  • UN General Assembly Elects Fourth Woman As President In More ...

    Presidents Chief of Staff


  • $1 Million Saved Under Prison Farm Programme from December to ...
  • One of the four horsemen finds its way to Dundee Precious Metals in ...
  • Namibia, China sign inter-parliamentary accord

    Chairman of Supreme Court


  • More denials of third party in scanner negotiations
  • Namibia: No Third Party in Scanner Deal - Schlettwein
  • Angula appointed to Supreme Court in acting capacity

    Opposition


  • We will give them a tough time – Swartbooi
  • Namibia: Nudo's Day 1 Congress an Epic Failure
  • Namibia: Blacklisting Affects Meatco - Venaani

    Economic News and Data


    GDP

  • Below average Tax-to-GDP ratio in Africa worrisome
  • LPM, Nudo want Nujoma fired
  • Namibia: LPM, Nudo Want Nujoma Fired
  • Nujoma must apologise – Amupanda
  • Backgrounder: Major Chinese-built projects in Namibia
  • NSA sought IMF assistance to address revisions in GDP
  • Feature: Chinese-operated mine becomes big employer in Namibia
  • A case for a biomass-based economy in Namibia
  • Stimulus declares dividends totalling over N$50 million
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    Investment

  • BoN warns against illegal investments
  • Stimulus sees limited growth opportunities
  • Namibia: Africa's Premier Mining Jurisdiction
  • Namibia: Stimulus Sees Limited Growth Opportunities
  • BoN warns against illegal investment schemes
  • Namibia's broad money supply growth slows down … as credit ...
  • Tradehold: A leaner, cleaner look
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    Demographics

  • African cities for sustainable future start with building for resilience
  • Construction, wholesale sectors set to contract further
  • Less Talk More Do
  • The Tourism Industry – Underutilised Opportunity for Namibia
  • Courage The Comedian recounts HicoFest gig
  • Elcin weaves through the millennial generational change
  • Namibia: Elcin Weaves Through the Millennial Generational Change
  • Javan rhino
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    Export/Import

  • German food production investor charmed by Namibia
  • Reduced growth in agriculture/mining to harm overall economic ...
  • Namibia: Local Bank Rolls Out Red Carpet for Chinese Business ...
  • A trade war that China would win
  • Merchandise Trade in Both Directions Grew Significantly in Q1 2018
  • Private sector needs to contribute to stimulate economic growth
  • Namibia's ban on antibiotics in healthy animals drives meat exports
  • Russia builds military ties with Africa
  • German food production investor charmed by Namibia
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    Public Spending

  • Namibia: Revenue Not Growing Fast - Schlettwein
  • Revenue not growing fast – Schlettwein
  • Calle restless over rising public wage bill
  • Managing Expectations – The Need for an Oil & Gas SWF
  • WHO commends sin tax on tobacco
  • Kauta strays offside with media
  • NPC to discuss maritime rights bill
  • Lower deficit expected in 2018/19 budget
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    Public Debt

  • Namibia bans foreign travel for government officials
  • Is China the World's New Colonial Power?
  • Namibia scraps plan to force white-owned businesses to sell 25 ...
  • UPDATE 1-Namibia's GDP contracted in 2017, 1.2 percent growth ...
  • Debt-laden Namibia bans officials from foreign travel
  • Namibia not servicing debts with Chinese money
  • Namibia's investment rating under threat
  • The Doctrine of Odious Debt: from Alexander Sack to the CADTM
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    Recent Econ Stats

    MomentCountryEventActualPreviousConsensusForecastpreviewpupdatedreviewrupdated
    2017-05-11NAInflation Rate YoY APR0.0677% 0.0690
  • Key interest rate expected to reach 7,25%
  • Food inflation to drive inflation
  • SSS expects BoN to hike rates twice in 2017
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