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Black entrepreneurs

Bafana Mapela says entrepreneurship requires strategies to be implemented

Bafana Mapela, co-founder of Black Entrepreneurs, a business consulting firm, says entrepreneurship is a process that requires strategies to be formulated and successfully implemented for it to work.

  • by Spotong
  • Apr 29, 2013
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Coca-Cola Bizniz in a Box programme empowers township business and helps turn tide against youth unemployment

  • by Spotong
  • Sep 13, 2017
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Impact of red tape on business

Red tape hampers business and job creation

Over-regulation is one of the obstacles for small businesses to thrive and there’s a prospect for more control, interference and restrictions on business activities if the Business License Bill is promulgated.

  • by Spotong
  • Jun 14, 2013
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Gauteng Government Honours Township Entrepreneurs

Township Entrepreneurship Awards

The Stoelbag Foundation, which developed the groundbreaking medical circumcision device the "Circumfort", was crowned the 2018 entrepreneur of the year.

  • by Spotong
  • Jan 15, 2019
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Gauteng Withdraws Sundays Ban

Gauteng withdraws proposal to ban Sundays sale of liquor

The Department of Economic Development in Gauteng withdraws the proposal to restrict the sale of liquor on Sundays.

  • by Spotong
  • May 14, 2013
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