With China now the fourth biggest source of foreign tourists to South Africa, domestic wineries should not be underestimating their buying power, according to Bradley Brouwer, South African Tourism regional manager for Asia Pacific.
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Applications are now open for the second Seed Engine Business Accelerator, a Redwood Capital Initiative that awards R100 000 to ten outstanding local tech business concepts.
Applicants engage in a highly competitive selection process in the hopes of getting accepted to the programme’s 13-week boot camp, which offers intensive coaching and support as well as access to a wealth of potential investors on demo day.
Investec and Raizcorp have partnered to provide business support and development to the value of
R12 million, to 12 entrepreneurs. This exciting new partnership will enable entrepreneurs of black-
owned businesses to take part in a two-year long programme that facilitates increased profitability
in their respective businesses.