SMEs Promotion Gains Traction Through Fapa Funding

2th July, 2018 – Leveling the playing field for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Africa is one of FAPA’s (Fund for African Private Sector Assistance) priority goals. To achieve this objective, FAPA donors have approved four project...

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27 JUNE – MSME Day

A great source of employment Last year on 27 June we celebrated for the first time the Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day. Those enterprises, which generally employ fewer than 250 persons, are the backbone of most economies worldwide and play ...

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The future for SMEs is online

May 28th, 2018 – Research by the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) found that small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) who have invested in digital technologies showed more growth than those that did not. In addition, further studies found th...

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Bank of Africa targets SMEs in training drive

May 14th, 2018 – Pan-African lender, Bank of Africa is eyeing to grow small and medium enterprises (SMEs) clientele by holding free monthly workshops. The bank, with 30 branches since its launch in 2004, said the customer engagement forums dubbed SM...

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ESA SME initiative news

May 21th, 2018 – Programmes and initiatives within ESA that could be of particular interest to SMEs are listed below. ESA programmes and initiatives – Program rement actions reserved for SME and “Non-Primes” (C1-C4 clauses) –...

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UBA Partners MasterCard to Ease Payments by SMEs

May 8th, 2018 – The pan-African financial services institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA), in partnership with MasterCard International has released a revolutionary solution to one of the critical challenges being faced by small and medium scale ...

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