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Namibia’s Central Bank to Stock 10% of Reserves in Chinese Yuan
Namibia will keep at least 10 percent of its foreign-currency reserves in Chinese yuan in response to growing trade with the Asian economy.(12/12/2014 10:01:35 AM)
Namibia's ruling SWAPO wins presidential election with 86 percent: commission
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Namibia's ruling SWAPO party cruised to victory in the 2014 presidential election with Prime Minister Hage Geingob taking 86.73 percent of all declared votes, the southern African country's electoral commission said on Monday. Second placed presidential candidate McHenry Venaani of the Democratic Turnhalle Alliance limped in with 4.97 percent. SWAPO also consolidated its ...(12/1/2014 1:02:14 PM)
Namibia's ruling party wins landslide election
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Namibia's ruling party has won a landslide victory in the parliamentary and presidential election, the country's electoral commission said Monday.(12/1/2014 4:38:14 PM)
Namibia Plans Borrowing Guarantees for State Kudu Gas Developers
Namibia will provide borrowing guarantees to state-owned companies developing the Kudu gas field and a planned power plant that will use the fuel and said it will also finance some of their capital needs.(12/5/2014 7:58:47 AM)
Namibia central bank leaves lending rate unchanged at 6 pct
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Namibia's central bank left its key lending rate unchanged at 6 percent, saying that while the decision was supportive of the economy it remained concerned about high household credit. "Household growth continues to finance largely unproductive imported luxury goods, which put additional pressure on the international reserves of the country," the Bank of Namibia said in ...(12/12/2014 4:55:02 AM)
Namibia to pick new president in Nov. 28 election
WINDHOEK, Namibia (AP) — This year, Namibia unveiled a hilltop statue of independence leader Sam Nujoma holding aloft a copy of the African country's constitution, which was amended to let him to serve three terms as president until 2005. With the ruling party he led poised for another election win this week, analysts say a tougher test of Namibian democracy will come when an opposition party ...(11/23/2014 11:49:25 AM)
Namibia faces power shortages due to major plant delays
By Wendell Roelf WINDHOEK (Reuters) - Namibia faces electricity shortages over the next four years due to delays in a major gas-to-power project and will have to rely on smaller solar and wind projects to help plug a 400 megawatt deficit by 2018, the chief executive of utility Nampower said. The southern African country, which has ambitions to become the world's second largest uranium producer ...(12/1/2014 7:15:18 AM)
Namibia Rare Earths' Lofdal licence renewed
Namibia Rare Earths' Lofdal licence renewed(12/1/2014 10:07:00 AM)
Namibia’s Ruling Party, Geingob Secure Landslide Election Wins
Hage Geingob served for 12 years as Namibia’s first prime minister after independence and was reappointed to the post in 2012, after being trade and industry minister for four years.(11/30/2014 5:08:23 PM)
Namibia's ruling party wins landslide election with 80 percent of the vote
Namibia's electoral commission says the country's ruling party has won a landslide victory in the parliamentary and presidential election.(12/1/2014 3:39:17 PM)
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