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Minister Zulu to launch 22 On Sloane startup campus

The highly anticipated launch of 22 On Sloane, Africa’s newest and biggest entrepreneurial campus, in Bryanston, Johannesburg, is music to the ears of many startups, entrepreneurs and inventors alike, not only in South Africa, but on the continent at large. Arguably one of the most difficult challenges facing business-minded rookies is first securing financing, followed […]

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South Africa unlocking opportunities in Chinese market

Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu is using her time in China to help unlock the Chinese market for South Africa’s small businesses and cooperatives. “The over 30 businesses that we have brought here and many others back home are looking for an opportunity to grow their businesses. Our participation at this year’s China International Small […]

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Black wine makers to tap into Russian market

The Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Bulelani Magwanishe delivered a keynote address at the opening session of the Russian Inward Buying Mission in Cape Town on Monday 2 October 2017.  The session took place at the Invest South Africa Western Cape One Stop Shop that was launched by President Jacob Zuma this month. […]

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Essence festival drives radical economic transformation agenda

Local small and medium businesses have been urged to take full advantage of available opportunities to grow their businesses as part of a drive to achieve radical economic transformation in the city and province. Various business opportunities were presented to scores of entrepreneurs who attended the two-day business seminar which marked the beginning of the […]

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Makhamisa Foods to participate in America’s food and beverage show

Makhamisa Foods, an entrepreneur incubated at The Innovation Hub’s Biopark@Gauteng facility will be heading to Miami to exhibit at America’s Food and Beverage Show 2017. Makhamisa is a proudly South African manufacturer of African-inspired condiments. The brand offers a wide range of sauces and pickled vegetables that promise to give the consumer a blend of […]

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Black Industrialists jet off to Uganda

A group of Black Industrialists jets off to Uganda on Sunday in search of a market for their products as well as investment opportunities. The group’s week-long trade and investment mission is organised and funded by the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti). The mission consists of export-ready Black Industrialists operating in the economic […]

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BBC helps Eastern Cape emerging farmers

The Black Business Council (BBC) has formed a partnership to empower and develop NAFU Eastern Cape farmers from emerging to become commercial farmers. Called The BBC Grain Production Project, an initiative that involves Ikhephu Agri Secondary Co-Operative Farms based in Elliot and mentors, some of the market leaders and amongst the Top 100 listed JSE […]

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Middle East market beckons for SA food producers

The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) is calling on companies in the agro-processing sector to apply for financial support to participate in the Gulfood Exhibition that will be taking place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) in February next year. Gulfood 2018 will showcase a full range of food and beverage products from […]

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Ethekwini proposes car repair incubation programme

Ethekwini Municipality is investigating the feasibility of establishing an Automotive Body Repair Incubation Programme which will assist previously disadvantaged auto repair shops with the necessary skills and equipment to become sustainable and competitive in the industry. The municipality says the purpose of this project will be to assist black body vehicle repairers by creating a […]

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Limpopo businesses off to Mozambique to search for market

Two Limpopo companies will get an opportunity to showcase their products and services in Mozambique when they participate in the Maputo International Trade Fair, commonly known as FACIM which is taking place from 27 August-3 September 2017. The participation of Tawanda Water Initiative and Tlanggape Upholstery in FACIM has been made possible by the Department […]

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