Economics

Corridor volumes destined for Zambia reaches new high

4 weeks ago - 27 October 2017 | Economics

Contributed Transit volumes reached a new high of more than 40 000 tonnes for September 2017 while import and export volumes for the Zambian Market via the Port of Walvis Bay grew with...

Namibian economy on the up

2 months ago - 31 August 2017 | Economics

Finance minister Calle Schlettwein says that against the backdrop of a severe drought impacting on the agricultural sector and all wet industries, subdued commodity prices in the mining sector and the impact of the fiscal...

Namibia achieving social progress

7 months ago - 20 April 2017 | Economics

Otis Finck The budget tabled by finance minister Calle Schlettwein presented an environment of hope for social progress and for the private sector to take on a much larger role, says Daniel Kavishe, market...

NSi hosts workshop on Metrology Act

8 months ago - 02 March 2017 | Economics

The Namibia Standards Institute (NSi) recently hosted a workshop in Walvis Bay on the enforcement of the amended Trade Metrology Act no 77 of 1973. The NSi is responsible for the maintenance of the national...

House price growth expected to decrease

9 months ago - 26 January 2017 | Economics

During the third quarter of 2016 house prices rebounded as the FNB National Price Index recorded a 27% increase compared to the same quarter in 2015. The growth was fuelled by central and coastal price...