Absa offers SMEs banking aid centre

Aid has arrived: Launch of the SME Banking Centre. PIC: KENNEDY RAMOKONE
Aid has arrived: Launch of the SME Banking Centre. PIC: KENNEDY RAMOKONE

In a bid to aid small to medium-sized enterprises (SME) to grow and thrive in a stiff business environment, Absa Bank launched the SME Banking Centre on Thursday in Gaborone. 

The centre is mandated to assist clients owning and operating SMEs through the provision of a buffet of services as the bank has realized the enormous role SMEs can play in creating employment and developing the country.

Speaking at the launch, Absa acting Managing Director Krishnan Menon said they recognise the critical role that SMEs play in national development.

Editor's Comment
A step in the right direction

That is indeed a welcome development, especially looking at the fact that the manual way of doing things is slowly disappearing and competency in the use of computers and other digital gadgets has become a must.The simple way of looking at it is just an example that almost all companies have gone completely digital and school leavers will be better placed after leaving school, because they will already be familiar with the use of computers.The...

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