September 29, 2017

Challenges to SME growth in Kenya

Many African countries are turning to entrepreneurs to support future growth. With entrepreneurship playing a vital role in the development of a vibrant and formal small business-sized sector, there is much scope for SMEs to support African growth.

September 09, 2017

SME's Urged To Use Apps To Grow Their Businesses

Small and medium size  enterprises have been urged to  embrace technology and take advantage of  available business applications in online platforms to enhance their businesses .

Speaking in Nairobi on a business forum in Nairobi , Timothy Mwatha, Equity Bank’s Credit Risk Manager said that such move will help the SME ‘s to grow their business remarkably .

images Buyers include Tullow oil, equity bank, Safaricom, nation media group, EY, shell, Amsco, Keninvest and Strathmore business school, who signed a charter committing to support the growth of SMEs by providing commercial opportunities on the app platform.
April 07, 2017

Invest In Africa launch B2B platform to help grow SME's in Africa

Invest In Africa Kenya  has launched the African partner pool (app) platform with 6 large corporates pledging to channel their procurement needs to the over 400 Kenyan SMEs already subscribed on the platform. The app is an online cross-sector business platform that promotes Kenyan SMEs, gives them access to tenders and finance, whilst helping multinationals find quality suppliers.