Automotive Investment Scheme (AIS)

The Automotive Investment Scheme (AIS) is an incentive designed to grow and develop the automotive sector through investment in new and/ or replacement models and components that will increase plant production volumes, sustain employment and/ or strengthen the automotive value chain.

Calling Women Entrepreneurs – 10 000 Women Certificate Programme

The Gordon Institute of Business Studies (GIBS) is managing the 10 000 Women Programme in South Africa. The course provides a scholarship to women entrepreneurs, but requires a refundable fee of R 3000-00, payable on completion of the course. GIBS describes the programme as “world-class education to women entrepreneurs”  . Full details available on the GIBS website.

CLOSING DATE IS THE 14 June 2013, so act quickly. Details of the programme can be found on the GIBS website and you can call the organisers on 0117714101.

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Venture Capital for Africa (VC4A) June Applications

Venture Capital For Africa is an innovative online platform, which describes itself thus: Venture Capital for Africa ( is the continent’s leading founder’s network, the largest and fastest growing community of  entrepreneurs and investors building promising …

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