Small business development committee visits EC

JANUARY 30, 2015

The Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development will today visit small rural businesses in the Eastern Cape.

The Committee will, among other things, inspect roads maintenance work in the Mbizana Local Municipality, but also interact with informal traders and street vendors in the area.

The Chairperson of the Committee, Ms Ruth Bhengu, said the visit will establish if infrastructure spend and local procurement contributes to job creation as envisaged in the National Development Plan (NDP).

 

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