MAPHUMULO SMMEs GETS BUSINESS EQUIPMENT WORTH MORE THAN R1 MILLION.

MAPHUMULO SMMEs GETS BUSINESS EQUIPMENT WORTH MORE THAN R1 MILLION.

MAPHUMULO SMMEs get business equipment worth more than R1 MILLION through the Municipal Employment Initiative (MEI) programme.

MAPHUMULO SMMEs GETS BUSINESS EQUIPMENT WORTH MORE THAN R1 MILLION
MAPHUMULO SMMEs GETS BUSINESS EQUIPMENT

The Leader of Government Business and MEC for Department of Economic Development, Tourism & Environmental Affairs , Mr. Siboniso Duma, officially handed over business equipment worth more than R1 million to 36 SMMEs in Maphumulo through the Municipal Employment Initiative (MEI) programme.

The 36 beneficiaries were selected from the following sectors; Agriculture, recycling, creative arts, clothing and textiles, agribusiness, tourism, and services.

MAPHUMULO SMMEs GETS BUSINESS EQUIPMENT

The handover in the rural area of Maphumulo Municipality is a demonstration that the KZN government is committed to quickening the tempo in implementing of the Township and Rural Economic Revitalisation Strategy. The Municipal Employment Initiative (MEI) programme. seeks to support informal and micro business enterprises in order to stimulate local economic development and to create job opportunities.