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Professional services company PwC has published its Non-executive directors: Practices and fees trends report for 2022, highlighting how much top management earns at some of the largest companies in South Africa.

MTC Namibia has been named as the mobile operator with the fastest internet speed in Namibia, according to user-initiated tests completed on Speedtest® by Ookla®, a global leader in mobile and broadband network intelligence, testing applications, and technologies.

Bank of Namibia (BoN) Governor Johannes !Gawaxab has called for the development of a transparent legal and regulatory framework to govern the country’s emerging oil and gas sector.

At least 37% of the population in Namibia has access to enough food, while 33% are worried about their next meal, 25% are experiencing a food crisis, and 5% are in an emergency situation, the Food Security Information Network (FSIN) has said.

The Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (NAMFISA) has opened its second Fintech Square 2023, a platform where the regulator meets the innovator after formally finalising the development of a Sandbox Framework.

Namibia has reclaimed its number one position in Press Freedom in Africa after coming in second last year, the 2023 World Press Freedom Index shows.

Bank Windhoek financed 185 properties worth N$135 million in the Northern Region of Namibia in 2022.

Minister of Mines and Energy Tom Alweendo says there is renewed viability about the Kudu Gas Project, with the government pushing for it to be developed in collaboration with South Africa.

Kaoko Green Energy Solutions has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a Finnish technology company, AW-Energy, to develop renewable energy from wave energy from the 1,300km long coastline of Namibia. 

Household credit grew by 5.4% year on year in March 2023, the fastest pace in growth since May 2020, buoyed by loans and advances, latest data shows.