Small and medium-sized enterprises (SME's) are the backbone of most economies in Africa. Innovative and creative entrepreneurial approaches are needed to help African SMEs adapt to global standards and realize their economic impact. SMEs in Africa face different social, ethical and environmental challenges, opportunities and dilemmas than their counterparts in Europe or the US.
KARACHI: SBP governor Salim Raza would launch a credit guarantee scheme for small and rural enterprises under the financial inclusion program at a ceremony on March 19.
He will also announce a refinance scheme for small and medium enterprises in NWFP, FATA and Gilgit-Baltistan to enhance flow of credit to SME and agriculture sectors with greater [...]