City of CT to help develop small emerging businesses

The City of Cape Town says initiatives are in place to boost the development of small businesses in the metro.

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CAPE TOWN - The City of Cape Town says initiatives are in place to boost the development of small businesses in the metro.

Officials established the community-based supplier programme to reduce inconvenient requirements within the procurement process.

Over the coming weeks, the city says public participation with regard to this programme will be rolled in various communities.

The city's Mayoral Committee member for finance Johan van der Merwe.

“We’ve been looking at how we can assist such small emerging businesses to develop and to gain experience so that their equipped on all levels to one day tender for larger projects.”

(Edited by Zamangwane Shange)