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Secure that tender! Get that loan! A tool your business shouldn't do without…

OPENTENDERS is a business social network that connects entrepreneurs and small businesses with procurement opportunities, financial support and skills development in the public and private sector.

Businesses can sign up, create profiles, connect with other entrepreneurs, post messages, create groups and much more.

Think of OPENTENDERS as a Facebook for businesses looking for, well, business.

Quotes by OPENTENDERS CEO Sivu Maqungo

We aggregate tender opportunities. We make it easy for entrepreneurs to know where the opportunities are.

We provide tender training, as some entrepreneurs find applying for tenders onerous.

We help you get finance if that’s what’s keeping you from securing a tender.

We estimate more businesses will end up doing business with each other than with the State.

Government not paying you in time? We can help! We see government slackness in this regard as a business opportunity.

Listen to the audio for more detail.


This article first appeared on 702 : Secure that tender! Get that loan! A tool your business shouldn't do without…


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