Banking

Agri entrepreneurs unable to secure offtake agreements

3 weeks ago - 29 December 2021 | Banking

Despite the cash flow financing option offered by Agribank under the Women and Youth Loan Scheme, agriculture entrepreneurs are unable to sign offtake agreements with potential buyers of their produce.Agribank says this emerged from its...

Black Friday: Watch your card!

1 month - 20 November 2021 | Banking

Namibia has witnessed an upsurge in online shopping opportunities over the past two years as numerous retailers now offer this option, while a number of new online shopping portals have opened for business, particularly on...

Make your money work for you…

2 months ago - 05 November 2021 | Banking

Namibia has just received an all-time record high fuel price hike – an increase that will really affect consumers’ pockets. With this increase, it is a good time to look at where you are spending...

SBN’s Geises top of the charts

2 months ago - 26 October 2021 | Banking

Standard Bank Namibia Holdings chief executive Mercia Geises features in the 17th position on the list of 50 women CEOs leading corporate Africa.Africa.com undertook a rigorous research project to identify the women who run the...

The four-digit number is a top secret

3 months ago - 19 October 2021 | Banking

Windhoek • Johnny Truter There is a four-digit number that gives banking customers access to their money. Fraudsters are aware of this information and are always looking for an opportunity to steal this secret number...

Inkumbi encourages going green

3 months ago - 08 October 2021 | Banking

The Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) announced a facility to finance climate change adaptation, bolstering its track record of finance with beneficial environmental and social...

Cash deposit ATMs deployed countrywide

3 months ago - 24 September 2021 | Banking

The second phase of its rollout of cash deposit ATMs in Namibia’s northern, coastal and central regions has been completed successfully, Bank Windhoek announced today....

Gradual recovery in rental rates

4 months ago - 18 September 2021 | Banking

Demand fundamentals around the residential rental market which have largely been permeated by Covid‐19 appear to have started to cool-off. The FNB Residential Rental Index...

1300 benefit from Agribank loans

4 months ago - 11 September 2021 | Banking

Windhoek ∙ [email protected] disbursed loans to the value of N$217 million, benefiting a total number of 1 301 customers, during the financial year 2020/2021.This is...

Stay vigilant, stay financially safe

4 months ago - 27 August 2021 | Banking

As we move towards the last quarter of the year, there is usually an increased trend in fraudulent activities.Fraudsters have become more sophisticated in their...

Last will and testament: More important than ever

5 months ago - 11 August 2021 | Banking

“In the wake of the Covid-19 third wave, we have seen numerous instances where couples have died, leaving children behind and families reeling with the...

New electronic transfer system to be launched

5 months ago - 05 August 2021 | Banking

A new electronic funds transfer system has been gradually introduced into the Namibian market, with all stakeholders in the banking industry collaborating on the wide-ranging...

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Better banking from home

5 months ago - 27 July 2021 | Banking

“We are again encouraging our customers to bank from home and to avoid branches, especially at month-end,” says Elzita Beukes, FNB Namibia Communications Manager.Given the...

Economy cannot afford another lockdown...

7 months ago - 09 June 2021 | Banking

Swakopmund • [email protected] The governor of the Bank of Namibia (BoN), Johanness !Gawaxab, recently met with stakeholders from the Erongo region to discuss...

Pay for water, electricity with...

7 months ago - 07 June 2021 | Banking

First National Bank (FNB) is excited about another innovative offering that now allows customers to pay their water and electricity account with an eWallet, says...

Bank warns against eWallet scam

7 months ago - 30 May 2021 | Banking

A new scam has emerged where fraudsters access and manage customers’ eWallet accounts on the FNB App. “We have seen this new scam doing the...

Cryptocurrency scams on the rise

7 months ago - 29 May 2021 | Banking

Windhoek • Johnny Truter Over the last twelve months, investigative reports indicate that cryptocurrency scams have rapidly increased, costing individuals and companies billions of...

‘Green’ award for local bank

7 months ago - 27 May 2021 | Banking

Bank Windhoek recently received a Sustainable Development Award as the best Green Financial Institution in Namibia.The awards were hosted by the Namibian Environmental Investment Fund...

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