Entrepreneurship and small businesses are like the blood of a country's economy.
1. Entrepreneurs pay taxes - income to budget.
2. Entrepreneurs generate jobs. There is a world statistic of jobs generated by entrepreneurs (according to GEM annual report): 38.6% - USA 21% - Asia and Oceania 18.5% - Europe 18% - Latin America 17% - Africa
3. Entrepreneurs actively participate in developing industries and sectors, and bring innovations: over 50% - retail/wholesale 50% - information and communications, financial, professional and other services over 8% - manufacturing about 8% - information and communication technology
4. For big companies, some small businesses and entrepreneurs are important partners and suppliers.