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Small businesses in South Africa honoured

Business leaders and small companies were recognised for their contributions to the economy in the 2015 South African Small Business Awards. It was said that despite the economy struggling, these leaders made a positive impact through their commitment and perseverance.

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A Joburg factory hits a milestone

A factory in Johannesburg that produces set-top boxes, has hit the 70000 mark. And its products are being delivered across South Africa. The manufacturing centre has also helped with several community initiatives to improve employees' quality of life.

South African businesswomen of the year saluted

It is a healthy habit for women to celebrate themselves as women and as leaders in society, according to Farzanah Mall, the president of the Businesswomen's Association of South Africa. She was celebrating the winners of the annual Businesswoman of the Year Awards.

Halaal food park on cards for South Africa

The government of the Western Cape has plans to establish a R1-billion halaal agri-processing food park to capitalise on the multitrillion-dollar global halaal market. The park will be a cluster of manufacturing and service firms in the halaal industry.

South Africans must work for good of economy

President Jacob Zuma referred to our "collective responsibility" to get the economy to perform at its full potential. South Africans can support the economy by buying a locally made products each purchase stimulates demand and builds our industries and creates jobs.

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