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Local manufacturers honoured by NMA

The Namibian Manufacturers Association (NMA) recently hosted its third Manufacturer of the Year Awards Gala Dinner in Windhoek. According to the NMA it received more entries than last year, which is a clear indication that the...[more]


NTF and NMA enter into agreement

The Namibia Manufacturers Association and the Namibian Trade Forum entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) of mutual collaboration to facilitate public-private dialogue and cooperation for a conducive business...[more]


Revised Procurement Bill to benefit locals

The long awaited revised Public Procurement Bill tabled by Minister of Finance Hon. Calle Schlettwein on Tuesday and is set to provide more preference to local products, previously disadvantaged women and youths, SMEs and local...[more]


DBN and Manufacturing Association ink agreement

The Development Bank of Namibia (DBN) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Namibian Manufacturers Association (NMA), earlier this week in an effort to provide better financing to the manufacturers sector. The...[more]


Procurement Bill seeks to promote sourcing of local goods

Windhoek The much anticipated Public Procurement Bill, which could potentially create a significant market for local producers, will be re-introduced in parliament during the current session. The new Bill seeks to introduce a...[more]


Electricity regulator gives thumbs up to tariff hikes

Inflation is set to jump significantly in July following an almost 10% increase in the price of bulk electricity that comes into effect at the beginning of that month. Namibia’s statutory regulatory authority, the Electricity...[more]


Government questions impact of empowerment

THE national tender board that is responsible for government's procurement, has admitted that the reservation policy that gives contracts to Namibians is affected by a lack of a proper monitoring system. This means the...[more]

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