2012 Africa SMME Awards

Monday, April 30, 2012 - 16:00
Africagrowth Institute
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Opportunity closing date: 
Saturday, June 30, 2012
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Awards

Africagrowth Institute focuses on growth opportunities in Africa and also houses the South African Graduate National Service Programme. Its main business areas are the Africagrowth Agenda Publication, South African SMME Business Confidence Index, SADC SMME Database, and Africagrowth Production.

Africagrowth Institute invites entries from owners of small, medium, and micro enterprises (SMME) for the 2012 Africa SMME Awards.

Africa is ready for business and the world has finally taken notice of the continent’s massive business opportunities. Small Business Sector is a key driver of growth in Africa. To acknowledge and appreciate the important role the sector plays in promoting wealth and prosperity in the continent, Africagrowth Institutes, in partnership with major Private Sector Institutions, NGOs and SMME support agencies is pleased to introduce the 2012 Africa SMME Awards Competition. The idea behind the Awards is to identify and recognise the best performing SMMEs in the continent. The Award ceremony showcases the continent’s best SMMEs in the trade, services and industrial sectors. The overall winner will receive the African SMME of Year Award.

Eligibility:

  • SMMEs that employ less than the full time equivalent of 200 persons and must have a turnover ranging between R40 000 and R10 million;
  • Registered in Africa;
  • In active operation for at least two years;
  • Be resident in Africa;
  • Not be a branch of another business.
Enquiries: Dina Potgieter, Tel: 021 914 6778, Fax: 021 914 4438,
E-mail: dina@africagrowth.com.

For more information, refer to http://goo.gl/YXS7U.

For more about the Africagrowth Institute, refer to www.africagrowth.com.

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