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Government and the business community are joining hands to support the growth of the small business sector. The Anglo Zimele fund receives two applications every day from entrepreneurs. Khula and Tsb Sugar have created a fund to support emerging sugarcane farmers. mall, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs) are vital to job creation and many government agencies and big com- panies are finding creative ways to support SMMEs and co-operatives. There are also a number of national financial institutions whose brief is to support smaller enterprises.