Tom Alweendo

Type: Person
Name: Tom Alweendo
Title: Governor, Central Bank (Namibia)
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

About 400 000 people lifted from poverty since Independence

Contributed by NAMPA.WINDHOEK, 21 OCT (NAMPA) - Namibia is a better place to live in than it was nearly 25 years ago, the National Planning Commission's Director-General Tom Alweendo says.Speaking at the Government Institutions’ Pension Fund (GIPF) stakeholders’ ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 6 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Central Bank Puts Infrastructure Financing Under Spotlight

To attach importance to this, the Bank of Namibia last week hosted the 16th Annual Symposium: Financing of Infrastructure for Sustainable Development in Namibia. Figures released by the central bank during the symposium showed that the country needs N$223,5 ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

N$223.5 bn needed for infrastructure development

WINDHOEK - It is estimated that government will require about N$223.5 billion over the next four years to finance infrastructure projects in Namibia.According to the Director of Research and Chief Economist at the Bank of Namibia, Florette Nakusera, this ... [Published New Era - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Namibia anticipates power challenges over next two years

Namibia's electricity supplier, NamPower, says power supply in the country will remain a problem until the commissioning of the Kudu Gas Power Project in 2018.Addressing an International Oil and Gas Conference in Windhoek, Managing Director Paulinus Shilamba ... [Published SABC - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Nam has potential to be SADC logistics hub of repute: Alweendo

Contributed by NAMPA.WINDHOEK, 20 SEP (NAMPA) – Great opportunities exist for Namibia to position itself as a logistics hub of repute in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region and beyond.The Director-General of the National Planning ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

MCA-Namibia shuts its doors

[embedded content]The Millenium Challenge Account Namibia spent over 95 percent of its three-billion dollar allocation over its five years of operation.As the organisation closes business at midnight, its achievements are held in high regard, as value ... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Namibian dawn

The Namibian Government is investing heavily and also partnering with the private sector in its port and transport infrastructure upgrade programmes as it attempts to position the country as a competitive regional cargo hub and logistics centre for sub-Saharan ... [Published Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - Sep 15 2014]

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"although ppps are not cheap by themselves, the study done by the university of melbourne comparing 25 ppp projects and 42 government owned and funded projects in australia, indicated that average cost escalation under ppp contracts during construction was 4,3%compared with 18% for traditional procurement contracts, while average delay during the same period was 2,6% of ppps compared with 25,9% of traditional cost" said Alweendo said

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About 400 000 people lifted from poverty since ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 6 hours ago]
Development indicators show that Namibia has be... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - 21 hours ago]
Central Bank Puts Infrastructure Financing Unde... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 29 2014]
N$223.5 bn needed for infrastructure development [Published New Era - Sep 26 2014]
Namibia anticipates power challenges over next ... [Published SABC - Sep 22 2014]
Nam has potential to be SADC logistics hub of r... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 20 2014]
MCA-Namibia shuts its doors [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - Sep 16 2014]
Namibian dawn [Published Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - Sep 15 2014]
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