The Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture together with Green Enterprise Solutions launched the Adult Education Information Management System (AEIMS) here on Sunday.

According to a statement from the company on Monday, Green Enterprise Solutions developed the AEIMS for the Directorate of Adult Education (DAE) to boost the literacy and numeracy skills of disadvantaged adults and out-of-school youth. This is to enable them to contribute more effectively to national development, the company said. The system enables easy retrieval…

B2Gold Namibia sponsors boundary wall and security fence for Namibia Primary School

On the 10th of November 2017, the Namibia Primary School, located in Katutura’s Herero location, held an inaugural ceremony for their school’s boundary wall and security fencing as donated by B2Gold Namibia. B2Gold funded the boundary wall and security fencing through their CSR programme, under the pillar of education, thus supporting national government’s efforts to…

Exploring the SME sector

The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) recorded a sizeable increase of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) between the years 2000 and last year. Of the more than 15 000 SMEs that were registered during this period, 605 were financed by commercial banks.   Current statistics reveal that a total number of 1 719 registered…

About 500 people on Saturday gathered in Narraville to level dunes where their houses will be build.

These are members of the Shack Dwellers Federation and Namibia Housing Action Group who do not have houses, joined by members of the public and business community. Everyone used shovels to shift sand alongside a bulldozer. Erongo Regional Governor Cleophas Mutjavikua initiated the idea of volunteerism to cut the labour costs of servicing land. Brickmaking…

MTN Namibia ushers in new Board of Directors

MTN Namibia has welcomed a new Board of Directors headed by prominent local businessman Mr Vaino Nghipondoka, owner and Chairperson of Profile Investment Holdings. This appointment follows a strategic multi-million dollar transaction, which saw Profile Technologies acquire 30 per cent shareholding into MTN Business Namibia this year, paving the way for MTN Namibia evolution. In…

Standard Bank and HAN celebrate 3 decades of partnership

Marking 30 years of partnership with the Hospitality Association of Namibia (HAN), Standard Bank this week pledged its continued support to the organisation that has over the years made monumental strides towards improving the tourism industry. Previously known as the Hotel Association of Namibia, the organisation works towards influencing policy making in Namibia, thereby optimise…