On this page you will find statements and op-eds distributed by SBI; coverage the Institute receives and news about and for SMEs.  While we do not necessarily endorse political parties, nor the findings of other research institutions, our research and advocacy positions are increasingly highlighted by influential commentators. We post these articles or interviews here for your review.

SBI Research – The real cost of municipal dysfunctionality on SMEs and the Informal Sector: findings and recommendations

The SBI is proud to release it's latest report on the research topic: The real cost of municipal dysfunctionality on SMEs and the Informal Sector - findings and recommendations

SBI SME Indaba: “The State of our Municipalities and Small Businesses”, Tuesday 17 October 2023

The SBI SME Indaba held on 17 October 2023 at the Bryanston Country club was a highlight of our year.  Small business owners, Business Chamber and Forum leaders, media and government stakeholders attended to discuss - The real cost of municipal dysfunctionality on...

SBI’s Comments on the SMME and Co-operatives Funding Policy

The Small Business Institute (“SBI”) welcomes the publication of the

Media Release: SBI Statement on the 2023 Budget

Ahead of the national budget – to be tabled on Wednesday

Media Statement: SBI calls on government to save SMEs from devastating loadshedding

The Small Business Institute, which represents tens of thousands of

News releases & OpEds

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