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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.

  • 16
    Apr

    “ Investing time in relationships is the key to success!”
    Tanzanian entrepreneur Mr. Justine Shirima, founder and director of Winning Creative, tells us about his dreams and the challenges he face Read more

  • 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