Fijivillage
NEWS SPORTS
ACCF
ACCF

We have resources in the US Embassy that can used at any time for women - Cella

We have resources in the US Embassy that can used at any time for women - Cella

By Tifa Vataiki
Tuesday 28/07/2020
US Ambassador to Fiji Joseph Cella

The US Ambassador to Fiji Joseph Cella says the embassy has resources that any woman can use at any time which will help increase their entrepreneurial training.

Speaking at the third round of Fiji Forward Series, Cella says they want to help Fijian women maneuver the challenging business landscape in the wake of COVID-19.

He says women have endured through a lot and are examples to the society.

Cella says the program was designed to assist the whole of Fiji and also how the embassy can help the leaders from all the sectors restart the economy.

Today's Fiji Forward Workshop welcomed 50 women to discuss entrepreneurial opportunities.

Meanwhile a local businesswoman Api Kurusiga says there is a need for women to be coached to become entrepreneurs as they are already skilled in things like weaving and sewing.

Kurusiga says these coaching sessions take the women to the next level of business

She owns and runs Lapita Marketing enterprise which sells honey, virgin coconut oil, noni juice, powder ginger and fresh pineapples.

Stay tuned for the latest news on our radio stations

CFL radio frequencies
IN DEPTH
Budget Debate 2020 - 2021
Members of parliament will deliver their response to the 2020/2021 National Budget. 2020-2021 Budget ResourcesAddressEstimatesSupplementRevenue ...
10 days ago

National Budget 2020-2021
Full coverage of 2020-2021 National Budget including budget consultation from different sectors. Major changes announced in the 2020/2021 ...
22 days ago

SODELPA spectacle
With SODELPA going through changes and opposition within the party, we give you all the stories that covered these ...
34 days ago
FEATURE NEWS
Justice Temo tells police to do their job properly in relation to an alleged murder case
Suva High Court Judge Justice Salesi Temo has today told the witness officer in an alleged murder case to do his job well and not waste the court’s ...
2 hours ago
LATEST NEWS
7 new COVID-19 cases in PNG
PNG has confirmed 7 more COVID-19 cases today with 3 from yesterday and 4 for today. Yumi FM News reports these 7 cases are all linked to a mining ...
1 hour ago

US Ambassador encourages children to read more
The US Embassy has today in partnership with the Asian Foundation donated various books to the Suva City Carnegie Library. While making the ...
2 hours ago

FICAC yet to conclude investigation into parliamentarians
The Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption has confirmed that it is yet to conclude its investigation into eight Opposition MPs and one ...
2 hours ago

Online Safety Commission working with Police on investigations regarding calls made on social media for people to be raped
A complaint has been filed with the Online Safety Commission in relation to the case where a call was made on social media for a rape survivor to be ...
2 hours ago

Two people arrested in relation to land sale scam in Makoi
Two people have been arrested for their alleged involvement in a land sale scam in Makoi that was discovered by FICAC with the help of the Ministry ...
2 hours ago

TOP