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17.11.2014

High electricity price is ‘an unsustainable situation’ – Schlettwein

While the supply of electricity in Namibia is reliable and constant, the affordability thereof and continuously increasing prices pose a massive challenge for the country’s manufacturing and industrialisation ambitions....[more]


07.11.2014

Namibia's best manufacturers crowned

The Namibian Manufacturers Association (NMA) recently had the pleasure of hosting their second Manufacturer of the Year Awards Gala Dinner at the Safari Hotel and Conference Centre in Windhoek. Mr. Calle Schlettwein, Minister...[more]


05.11.2014

Manufacturers observe year of successes

The Namibia Manufacturers Association (NMA) last week celebrated two years of recharged activity, hosting its second annual manufacturer’s awards along with its annual general meeting. At an event attended by Minister of Trade...[more]


28.10.2014

Manufacturing to be turned around

Speaking at the Namibia Manufacturing Association Gala dinner last week, Schlettwein said Namibia will have to frequently review her incentive regime that includes tax and non-tax incentives. “I am glad to inform you that the...[more]


27.10.2014

Public Procurement Bill to benefit manufacturing industry

In an effort to reduce Namibian manufacturers concerns on the awarding of tenders, a new Procurement Policy Office to deal with the awarding of tenders will be established by the Ministry of Trade and Industry.   The...[more]


21.07.2014

Expo to zoom in on locally made products

The latest manifestation of the government’s ‘Growth at Home’ industrial drive, the second ever ‘Made in Namibia’ expo, takes place in Windhoek at the end of this month. Expected to bring together approximately 230 local...[more]


16.07.2014

Law amended to empower SMEs

SWAKOPMUND – Government has amended parts of the Tender Board regulations so that local producers and suppliers are given preference when tenderers source goods. This was revealed by Trade and Industry Minister Calle Schlettwein...[more]


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