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Buyanga wins world business leaders award

South African based businessman and founder of the African Medallion Group, Frank Buyanga, received an award at the World Business Leaders Summit and Honours “19 held in Dubai last week. The event was held on April 27 and 28. The award was presented by the Global Academy of Psychological Sciences, …

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Must watch! The election video with a twist that EVERYBODY is talking about

EDINBURGH — Far from the corridors of political power, young entrepreneur Marnus Broodryk has been pondering how to get the South African economy on an upward trajectory and dramatically boost employment. About one-quarter of working-age adults can’t find work; many have given up searching altogether. Marnus believes the answer is in . He …

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The average business owner in Nigeria is a local government authority – Elumelu

Chairman, Heirs Holdings and Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Tony O. Elumelu has called for far reaching Tax reforms and for the National Assembly to urgently pass the Executive Tax bill into law.  Elumelu made this statement as he delivered the keynote address at the 21st Annual Tax Conference of the Chartered Institute of Taxation …

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ACCESS BANK COMMITS N1BILLION TO PROMOTE HEALTH SMES IN NIGERIA

s part of its commitment to support start-up businesses, Access Bank Plc has pledged N1Billion for Small and Medium-scale Enterprises (SMEs) in the health sector. This was disclosed at the recently held Access Bank business seminar for SMEs and health sector players in the country organized in partnership with Medical Credit Fund. According to Victor Etuokwu, …

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EU to facilitate financing for small businesses in Africa and the European Neighbourhood

The European Commission makes available €4.2 million under the External Investment Plan to help banks in Africa and the European Neighbourhood to better assist underfinanced sectors such as small businesses, including young entrepreneurs and women. Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, is signing this support agreement today in …

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The Convergence Of Trade Finance And Trade Credit Insurance

While use of trade finance continues to climb, the International Chamber of Commerce‘s Banking Commission has warned the financial services market that small and medium-sized business (SMB) access to trade finance is disproportionately low, as large financial institutions (FIs) pull back from the SMB borrower segment. Despite the recent surge in alternative finance …

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Amazon’s Big SMB Focus In 2019

Small to medium-size businesses (SMBs) drive the sales of more than half of all units sold on Amazon, and today (April 9), the eCommerce giant announced that it has launched 50 new tools and services since the start of the year to help more of them sell even more. Amazon, in …

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