Latest research by Mastercard shows high digitalization among women-owned businesses as opportunity for broader SME recovery and digital economy growth 79% of the South African women entrepreneurs have an online payment method in place according to the Mastercard MEA SME Confidence Index August 23, 2021 – Johannesburg, South Africa – Despite having to contend with …
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  81% of SMEs in Nigeria are optimistic about the next 12 months compared to a regional Sub-Saharan average of 74% SME Confidence Index Research identified key areas with the greatest potential for growth with 1 in 2 SMEs projecting an increase in revenues in the next 12 months JUNE 28, 2021 | Lagos, Nigeria …
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  In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, six in 10 SMMEs in South Africa anticipate growth and are proactively planning for the future Upskilling staff for the future, access to data, analytics and insights, and digitising business operations offer highest growth potential for SMMEs  JUNE 28, 2021| Johannesburg, South Africa – As the COVID-19 …
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Data top-up (76%), clothing (59%) and computer equipment (49%) top the virtual shopping list in Tanzania Top learning experiences include learning a managing their banking needs online, managing their healthcare needs and getting their medicine online. Social media has become an integral platform for connecting consumers to online businesses Secure checkout experience recognized as fundamental …
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Data top-ups (92%), clothing (67%) and computer equipment (56%) top the virtual shopping list in Kenya Top learning experiences include cooking, dancing, learning a language, and mastering DIY projects Social media has become an integral platform for connecting consumers to online businesses Secure checkout experience recognized as fundamental for online shopping Nairobi, Kenya; 02 February …
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