Is DA led government doing enough to develop small businesses in WC?

CapeTalk's Kieno Kammies speaks to chairperson of the standing committee on economic development, tourism and agriculture in the Western Cape, Beverley Schafer, about what DA led government is doing to develop the economy at micro enterprise level.

According to Schafer, there are a number of projects that the Western Cape government has embarked on to show support and ensure growth of small enterprise businesses.

We have a Apprenticeship Game Changer program which is focused on training 32 000 skills by 2019 to meet the needs of a growing province.

Beverley Schafer, chairperson of the standing committee on economic development,tourism and agriculture in WC

We have a funding scheme and we have implemented the red tape reduction hotline. We also have an incubator program called the Innovative Trust Development Program

Beverley Schafer, chairperson of the standing committee on economic development,tourism and agriculture in WC

To hear more of what the Western Cape government is doing, listen here:


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