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The Match Maker Group is empowering emerging businesses in Africa to facilitate equitable economic growth through sustainable, market-based investments and value chain development. Find out where MMFM will have a presence at a finance fair near you, watch new videos about improvements in participating SMEs, and read the latest updates and relevant news articles.

  • 31
    Jan

    Tausi Coffees story: “My dream is to build a modern factory”
    The story of Tanzanian entrepreneur Ms. Zamda Shaban Mwebea, founder and director of Tausi Coffee.   How did you start your Read more

  • 11
    Jun

    “Business Development Services make SMEs more sustainable”
    Lack of capital and skills are the main barriers most small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) face in Africa. How can Business Development Read more

  • 6
    Jan

    "Limited availability of capital is the main challenge"
    The story of entrepreneur Mrs. Oliver Shewiyo, founder and director of Kipipa.    How did you start your company? “After Read more

  • 30
    Sep

    Medo's story: "SMEs face so many challenges"
    The story of entrepreneur Hiza Mhilu, founder and managing director of MEDO banana wine in Tanzania. How did you started your company? Read more

  • 7
    Aug

    Maize sector in Tanzania: challenges and opportunities
    Maize is the one of the most important food crops in Tanzania, it comprises 45% of the cultivated area. Though Tanzania is the largest produ Read more

  • 10
    Jun

    Agricultural SMEs hold key to economic growth of Tanzania
    With more than two-thirds of Africa’s sub-Saharan population depending on agriculture for their livelihoods, agriculture is central to Read more