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SME Moderate improvement for SMEs
The single biggest challenge South African SME owners encountered in 2014 was the perilous state of the economy, resulting in established businesses stagnating, as well as a decline in new businesses creation.
15 Apr 2015
SUPPLY CHAIN The key to success in 2015
Successful companies in 2015 will be those that can adapt to the fast changing global environment.
19 Feb 2015
BUSINESS SA SMEs not for sissies
Starting an SME will take commitment, hard work and a healthy dose of good, old-fashioned guts. That’s the view of Gerrie van Biljon, executive director of Business Partners Limited.
27 Aug 2014
RETIREMENT 60 is the new 30
The term 'entrepreneur' often conjures up an image of a young and dynamic individual, however, there is also a rising need for a focus on promoting entrepreneurship among older generations, such as retirees.
14 May 2014
Licensing of Businesses Bill Concern that new bill could put added pressure on SMEs
The Department of Trade and Industry has published the Licensing of Businesses Bill, with the goals of promoting the right to freedom of trade and the sustainability of businesses, among others
24 May 2013
A door in Africa opens Economic growth in Africa provides opportunities for SMEs
The World Economic Forum, recently held in Cape Town, highlighted the substantial economic growth that is expected to occur on the African continent over the next five years
23 May 2013
Enterprise development A new era for SMEs
SMEs are seen as the driving force to achieve economic development and, therefore, democracy
26 Feb 2013 - G. B.
Being an entrepreneur Global Entrepreneurship Week to be embraced to inspire SA entrepreneurs
The calibre of entrepreneurs is increasing, according to Sanlam / Business partners' annual Entrepreneur of the Year competition
14 Nov 2012 - C. F.
Accelerating SME growth National Cleantech SME Accelerator Programme calls for entries of green innovations
It is currently managed by the National Cleaner Production Centre of South Africa (NCPC-SA) – a key industrial sustainability programme of the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) hosted by the CSIR.
18 Sep 2012 - J. W.


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