DSBD SPONSORS THE WITS PITCHING COMPETITION

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The Department of Small Business Development participated in the Inaugural Wits Entrepreneurship Week Fair Awards which were held at the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg on the 16th August 2019. The Department has sponsored a funding amount of R100 000.00 to the overall winner of the Best Business Concept. The winner…

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DSBD@DECOREX SOUTH AFRICA

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The Department of Small Business Development participated on Decorex South Africa, a leading premier décor, design and lifestyle exhibition show that was established in 1994.  The Decorex exhibition was held on 07 to 11 August 2019 at the Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg in the Gauteng Province. Driven by the  mandate…

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DEPUTY MINISTER CAPA UNVEILED TWO STORES IN ONE DAY DURING YOUTH MONTH!

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Speaking at the grand opening of the Debonairs and Steers owned by the Greater Alberton Taxi Association (GATA) in Alberton, Deputy Minister Rosemary Capa said that “we ought to encourage partnerships between big and small businesses specifically township and rural businesses. We know of big brands that are supplying services…

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DIRECTOR GENERAL EDITH LEADS A HANDOVER CEREMONY OF EQUIPMENT IN GERMSITON

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The Department of Small Business Development handed over equipment to informal traders in Germiston. Director-General Edith Vries delivered a keynote address. The beneficiaries were supported through Informal Micro-Enterprise Development Programme (IMEDP). The programme is an element of National Informal Business Upliftment Strategy. Informal traders received equipments after undergoing training through…

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MINISTER LINDIWE ZULU HONOURED BY THE BRAZILIAN GOVERNMENT

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MINISTER LINDIWE ZULU HONOURED BY THE BRAZILIAN GOVERNMENT Minister of Small Business Development, Ms Lindiwe Zulu (MP), was recently honoured by the Federative Republic of Brazil with a Grand Cross of the Order of Rio Branco for her service and achievement in the diplomatic service. Minister Zulu received the honorific…

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