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October 2018

Namibia: Repo Rate Left Unchanged At 6.75 Percent

By |2019-01-14T09:58:09+00:0025th October 2018|

By Staff Reporter WINDHOEK - In these trying economic times some relief for consumers came yesterday when the Bank of Namibia's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) left the repo rate unchanged at 6.75 percent. According to the MPC, this rate is appropriate to maintain the one-to-one link between the Namibia Dollar and the South African Rand, while [...]

June 2018

Repo rate maintained at 6.75%

By |2018-07-11T17:30:37+00:0014th June 2018|

By Staff Reporter   WINDHOEK – The Bank of Namibia’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has decided to leave the Repo rate unchanged at 6.75 percent. This decision was taken to safeguard the level of foreign reserves and support domestic economic growth, while maintaining the one-to-one link between the Namibian Dollar and the South African Rand. Making [...]

August 2017

GOBABIS READY FOR INVESTORS

By |2018-03-13T08:20:36+00:0024th August 2017|

by Staff Reporter   Gobabis Deputy Mayor Cornelius Tjizoo has called on local businesspeople to consider investing in the town to uplift residents’ living standards.   Tjizoo said the town has modern communication, roads and other infrastructure that allow for smooth business activities and pose great potential for development.   The deputy mayor was speaking on [...]

July 2017

DUNES MALL TO PROVIDE 700 PERMANENT JOBS

By |2018-03-13T08:25:02+00:0019th July 2017|

by Staff Reporter     Walvis Bay-Developers of the much-anticipated Dunes Mall at Walvis Bay are working around the clock to ensure that it opens on time in October.   The mall is being constructed opposite the traffic circle at the town to allow easy access for shoppers. It is being developed in partnership with Atterbury and Safland. [...]

November 2016

SEVENS GO FURTHER WITH NOVEL FORD

By |2018-03-13T08:27:32+00:009th November 2016|

by Staff Reporter Windhoek – Novel Ford were yesterday unveiled as the official sponsor of the Namibian rugby Sevens side for the upcoming Safland Sevens tournament, slated for The Dome in Swakopmund on November 12-13.   The total value of the sponsorship is N$175 000 and includes the transport of the team to the tournament from [...]

September 2016

SWAKOP ALL SET TO HOST SEVENS RUGBY TOURNEY

By |2018-03-13T08:39:17+00:0026th September 2016|

by Staff Reporter   Windhoek – “Team sport is an excellent way of promoting small group dynamics that are essential in business and life in general,” said Kallie van der Merwe from Safland, title sponsors of this year’s Sevens rugby tournament.   “Safland, as a private company, can only do so much in promoting sports initiatives [...]

February 2016

ATTERBURY AND SAFLAND PROPERTIES JOIN FORCES

By |2018-03-13T08:53:10+00:0011th February 2016|

by Staff Reporter Walvis Bay’s “war of the malls” has officially ended. This was recently confirmed in a joint media statement by Louis van der Watt, CEO of Atterbury Properties and Kallie van der Merwe, CEO of Safland. It was also confirmed that the parties will pool all their Walvis Bay assets with the aim to [...]

October 2015

RUNDU SHOPPING MALL TO OPEN NEXT WEEK

By |2018-03-13T08:54:44+00:0022nd October 2015|

by Staff Reporter Safland Namibia has confirmed that the newly completed 14 000 square metre Rundu Mall will open on October 28. An excited Mirinda van der Merwe, Safland’s head of asset management, said the mall was a game-changer and redefined the central business district of Rundu.   “Rundu Mall is designed to create an assembly point [...]

September 2015

FNB TO OPEN SECOND BRANCH IN RUNDU

By |2018-03-13T08:56:15+00:007th September 2015|

by Staff Reporter   First National Bank (FNB) will open a second branch at the new Rundu Mall Safland complex, where construction work is ongoing, in December. The decision to open another branch follows persitent complaints from clients about only one FNB branch having to serve the two Kavango regions.Last December the Minister of Agriculture, Water [...]