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By IAfrica
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Jul 9th, 2014
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By John Muyamba RUNDU - Nkurenkuru the regional capital of the newly proclaimed Kavango West is expecting an upsurge in business development. Speaking to New Era the Chief Executive Officer of Nkurenkuru Town Council, Petrus Sikongo Sindimba, said the council started preparing for a business boom eve...
By IAfrica
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Jun 25th, 2014
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THE core of entrepreneurship lies in the heart, and I hope that after you have read this column, you will be able to allow those around you, or at least give them a chance, to see your heart. When I say “fuelling your internal fire of entrepreneurship” I want to remind each of my loyal [&...
By IAfrica
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Jun 23rd, 2014
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WINDHOEK – A World Bank Consultative Workshop that commenced in the capital on Friday and brought together regulators and respondents would endeavour to help resolve discrepancies and create a better understanding on the ease of doing business in the country. Namibia’s position in the Wor...
By IAfrica
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Jun 16th, 2014
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LONDON – Mais oui! As every French fifth-grade student knows, the Internet was invented in Paris. It was called Minitel, short for Médium interactif par numérisation d’information téléphonique, a network of almost nine million terminals that allowed people and ...
By IAfrica
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May 16th, 2014
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RUNDU – Sikondo Johannes Kahonzo has swapped his classroom chalk for running his own business. The former headmaster says he quit his job and used his pension and severance package to start a petrol station that earns him more money than working as a teacher. The 54-year-old Kahonzo said he alw...
By IAfrica
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Apr 28th, 2014
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SWAKOPMUND – The Namibia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI) Swakopmund branch has elected Heinrich Hafeni as its new chairperson during the Annual General Meeting that took place in Swakopmund last week Thursday. The young coastal businessman succeeds Harry //Hoabeb, who served as the chai...
By IAfrica
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Apr 24th, 2014
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WINDHOEK - Released last week, EY’s survey titled ‘The Namibian Fraud & Corruption Landscape’ shows that 79 percent of Namibian businesses view fraud and corruption as a big risk to their operations. Executive management and risk management staff of 90 Namibian companies were su...
By IAfrica
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Apr 11th, 2014
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WINDHOEK – The Namibian business sector has been urged to become more actively involved in the activities of the Namibian Business School, especially in curriculum development, to ensure that qualifications offered by the school meet their requirements and to remedy the skills and knowledge sho...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 21st, 2013
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(Reuters) – Nigeria’s Zenith Bank listed $850 million worth of its ordinary shares on the London Stock Exchange as global depository receipts (GDRs) at $6.80 apiece, the bank said on Thursday. One GDR represents 50 ordinary shares, the bank said, adding that JP Morgan is the depository ba...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 13th, 2013
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Addis Ababa – Ethiopia’s year-on-year inflation rate fell to 10.3 percent in February from 12.5 percent the previous month, thanks to a sharp drop in the rate of food price rises, official data showed on Wednesday. The Central Statistics Agency said food inflation slowed to 7.9 percent la...