Demarcating small and medium-scale enterprises and their needs in Zimbabwe
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Demarcating small and medium-scale enterprises and their needs in Zimbabwe by Sam Moyo

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Published by Zimbabwe Environmental Research Organisation in Harare .
Written in English



  • Zimbabwe.


  • Small business -- Zimbabwe.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 23).

StatementSam Moyo.
SeriesWorking paper ;, no. 24, Working paper (ZERO (Organization : Harare, Zimbabwe)) ;, no. 24.
LC ClassificationsHD2346.Z55 M69 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationi, 31 p. ;
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1074874M
LC Control Number93980071

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