To ensure that small businesses are part of the mainstream economy, eThekwini Municipality will host a series of business development workshops between 16 to 22 November in various parts of the City.

This forms part of the commemoration of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) which is celebrated worldwide in November with the aim of assisting aspiring and emerging entrepreneurs with skills and knowledge to grow their businesses.

The highlight of the of the weeklong programme will be a two-session business engagement to be hosted on 19 November at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre. The morning business engagement will discuss invaluable lessons and insights on coping with Covid-19 and its aftermath and will deliberate on what strategies businesses can adopt going forward while the midday business engagement will tackle Ecommerce emerging trends and the future of Ecommerce post Covid-19.