Mar 21, 2008
Investment firm sets aside R20m for entrepreneurial development fundBack
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He emphasised that the entrepreneurial development fund was not a BEE entrepreneurial fund, but a fund for entrepreneurs in general. “The fund has no sexual bias and no racial bias. It is for all entrepreneurs,” he said.
Robertson went on to explain that, although one of the entrepreneurial ventures failed, another, a precious metals smelter for jewellers, was in the process of being exported to India.
Developed by two engineers, the machine allows jewellers to melt down platinum, gold and silver in less than one hour, a process that previously took up to one week to complete.
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