SMME Awards: No small feat

2008-03-11 00:00

It is clear that the development of Africa depends on the growth of the SMME sector. This sector provides more than 95% of Africa’s work force.

To acknowledge the role they play in promoting wealth and prosperity in Africa, a celebration of the achievements of the continent’s SMMEs is set to be held on October 23 in Cape Town with a conference and awards ceremony.

The 2008 Africa SMME Awards aim to recognise the success and vitality of the Africa SMME sector.

The goal is to help it grow and prosper and to market Africa as an investment destination for the rest of the world. The closing date for entries is July 31.

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