Small Business Owners Skills Programme in China opened to SMMEs

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The City of Johannesburg is delighted to announce an exciting Small Business Owners Skills Programme in China. This six-month initiative, in partnership with the Local Government Sector Education and Training Authority (LGSETA) and the Chinese Culture and International Education Exchange Centre (CCIEEC), aims to accelerate skills development across construction, tourism/hospitality, and information technology sectors.


Eligible South African youth aged 18-35 who own registered businesses trading for at least three years with a minimum R500,000 annual turnover can apply. A R3,500 monthly allowance will be provided, with international airfare, documentation, accommodation, meals, transportation, training fees, and insurance covered.


Applications close 27 May 2024.


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View Application Form here


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