Calle Schlettwein

Finance Minister warns his staff to desist from illegal activities

by editor / Feb 01, 2017 / 0 comments

The Minister of Finance has warned his staff to desist from illegal activities.

Schlettwein warns finance staff against misconduct

by editor / Jan 31, 2017 / 0 comments

The Minister of Finance has warned that those staff found guilty of misconduct will be flushed out of the system. Calle Schlettwein said it is beyond disappointing that officials who ought to exercise honesty and transparency are engaged in criminal activities.

Government concedes to credit agency Moody's concerns in downgrading Namibia's credit rating

by editor / Dec 08, 2016 / 0 comments

The Finance Minister has disclosed that Government has accumulated debts amounting to over 1 billion dollars in this financial year alone.

Finance Minister calls for the ratification of an additional annexure to the SACU agreement

by editor / Nov 17, 2016 / 0 comments

Finance Minister Calle Schlettwein is calling for the ratification of an additional annexure to the Southern African Customs Union Agreement which provides for the voluntary exchange of import and export data.

Proposed expenditure cuts necessary for sustainability-Finance Minister

by editor / Nov 10, 2016 / 0 comments

The Minister of Finance says the proposed expenditure cuts to the national budget are necessary for the sustainability of Namibia.

Finance Minister announces a cut in the 2016-2017 budget

by editor / Oct 27, 2016 / 0 comments

The Finance Minister has announced a 5.5 billion dollars cut in the 2016-2017 budget.

No new tenders until budget review-Finance Minister

by editor / Sep 16, 2016 / 0 comments

The Finance Ministry has directed that no new tender contracts be awarded until the national budget is reviewed. The mid-year budget review is expected to take place next month.

Schlettwein calls for strengthening of tax assessment activities

by producers / Aug 22, 2016 / 0 comments
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The Finance Minister says the slowdown in economic activity calls for domestic resource mobilisation. Calle Schlettwein singles out enhanced revenue collection and tax administrative reforms as critical to financing Namibia's development agenda.

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