South Africa is partnering the European Union to roll out an employment creation and small, medium and micro-sized enterprises support programme.
The programme is to be launched on Friday by the small business development minister, Lindiwe Zulu, and European Union commissioner for international cooperation and development Neven Mimica.
Zulu daid the programme comes to support small businesses with development services. It will help them with access to markets, finance. It should also help ease the administrative and regulatory burden.