Government urged to support SME lenders
The government has been urged to support lenders that have significant segments of their small- and medium-sized enterprise (SME) customers with loans in arrears. Insurance firm Purbeck Personal Guarantee Insurance said that a separate vehicle cou...
Singapore: Wage support helps manufacturing, security, biomed sectors recover
SINGAPORE, Feb 21 (The Straits Times/ANN): When Singapore entered the circuit breaker period last April, Toby Koh, group managing director of Ademco Security Group, was concerned that his security firm would suffer financial loss. But with help fr...
Small business owners fear the impact of a significant minimum wage increase
While a coalition of community and union leaders seek to raise Ohio’s minimum wage, small business owners in Guernsey County fear such a move would have a negative impact on local employers and the job market. The proposal calls for a consti...
Loans and resources available for those wanting to start small businesses
For those who dream of starting a small business, even in tough pandemic times, help is available. Ohio Small Business Development Centers and Guernsey County Port Authority have programs to assist potential small business owners or help current s...
Small business owners desperate for support
An award winning Hawke’s Bay-based accounting and bookkeeping firm has noticed a rise in small business owners looking for advice on how to run their businesses. It’s been a big six months for Hawke’s Bay business Accountabill.&n...