DBN shares in Ohorongo Cement

DEVELOPMENT BANK OF NAMIBIA LTD CLARIFIES PROPOSED OHORONGO CEMENT SHARE SALE TRANSACTION The Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) herewith announces the departure of SCHWENK International from Ohorongo Cement, as a co-owner and shareholder. This follows the 100% sale of SCHWENK Namibia to what appears to be a predominantly Chinese-owned company, listed on the Singaporean Stock…

Bank Windhoek encourages employee respiratory health

Bank Windhoek’s visiting on-site clinic recently hosted employees for a two-day second Respiratory Health Clinic in Windhoek. Combined with a Breathe Easier THan bEfore campaign, the clinic conducted free lung function tests and a Smoking Cessation Programme. Situated at the Bank’s Human Capital Department, the on-site clinic collaborated with Lindsay Zurba, a respiratory healthcare specialist…

The NeXtGen_Board going the extra mile

On Friday, 12 April 2019, the newly established Capricorn Group NeXtGen_Board supported our brand promise of being Connectors of Positive Change by sowing positively into the lives of young children at the Family of Hope School in Havana Katutura. The Board made up of 12 millennials, dedicated their Friday morning to upgrade the garden, plant…

Capricorn Group sponsors schools Netball League

On Friday, 12 April 2019 Capricorn Group extended their legacy as connectors of positive change by launching the Capricorn Group Schools Netball League, previously known as the Bank Windhoek Schools Netball Super League at the United netball courts. Over the years this netball legacy was built through a longstanding partnership between schools’ netball and Bank…

NWR goes digital

The business world has changed significantly since the internet went mainstream during the early 1990s and Namibia Wildlife Resorts has adapted to keep pace with these changes, NWR Managing Director Zelna Hengari has said. A statement issued by NWR said the changes in the digital landscape have led to companies having to either adapt or…

Bank Windhoek sponsors the Baroque Festival

Bank Windhoek is delighted to announce that it has again sponsored the Baroque Festival, an initiative by the Namibian National Symphony Orchestra (NNSO) and College of the Arts (COTA). The Festival will take place on Friday, 12 and Saturday, 13 April 2019, at the Windhoek Dutch Reformed Church, situated on the corner of Lüderitz/Munamava Street,…