Osiba Holdings calls for a shift in SME development approach

In an article published in Sunday World Business, Osiba Holdings called for a shift in approach to SME support provision. It argued that the current highly institutionalised approach makes support not ...

Study on barriers to entry for SMEs

Osiba Holdings’ research unit undertook a study on barriers to entry into the South African economy experienced by SMEs. The study, completed in 2019, found that SMEs face a range of barriers to entry, ...

Comparative research on SME legislation

In 2017 Osiba Analytics, the research unit of Osiba Holdings, undertook a multi-country study on SME legislation on behalf of the Department of Small Business Development. The aim of the benchmark study was ...

Research on Alternative Dispute Resolution for SMEs

Commissioned by the Department of Small Business Development, Osiba Analytics, the research unit of Osiba Holdings, conducted an international benchmark study on alternative dispute resolution (ADR) measures ...

Osiba Holdings calls for SME protection through public procurement legislation

In response to a call for public comment on the Draft Public Procurement Bill released by National Treasury, Osiba Holdings has called for the proposed legislation to include measures to protect SMEs from ...