FedEx Express supports local SMEs by making global markets accessible
FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), and the world’s largest express transportation company, recently organized a workshop with the theme “From Local to Global: E-commerce Solutions for SMEs” for 100 small- and me...
Diversification beyond Ireland can help firms manage risk
Indigenous exporters play a vital role in the Irish economy. By successfully growing sales in overseas markets, they create and sustain the kinds of jobs that support regionally balanced economic growth. What is good for the economy is good ...
FRC, IoD partner to train SME owners
The Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria and the Institute of Directors, Nigeria, have partnered to train owners of Small and Medium-scale Enterprises. The IoD said in a statement that the new era of doing business in Nigeria required owners of ...
Growth, youth employment: does the answer lie with SMEs
LAHORE: Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) across the globe play a significant role in economic and social development of a country through entrepreneurship and employment generation. Pakistan is no exception, where SMEs comprise nearly 90% ...
SMEs looking farther afield as rising costs hit margins
The rising cost of business may be outpacing revenue and suppressing profit margins, but small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are actively finding new growth markets and innovating their products and services, according to the Annual Business Su...