Post Fiji Pte Limited today received 75 Computers of the 200 in total given to the Pacific Region, from Korea Post through the Embassy of the republic of Korea.
The H.E. Shin-hee CHO, Korean Ambassador to Fiji and Dr Anirudha Bansod, CEO of Post Fiji officiated the handover today at the Post Fiji Board room in Suva.
The computers were conveyed through the Green PC Program in Korea. The
Green PC Program has been implemented by the National Information Society Agency (NIA) under the Ministry of Science and ICT of the Republic of Korea. More than 47,890 PCs have been delivered to 81 countries since 1998 through the Green PC Program.
The objective of the program is to build ICT cooperation systems and resolve the digital divide among different countries by providing used PCs. From the 200 computers donated to Fiji, 75 has been received by Post Fiji with further distribution of the rest of the supplies to the Pacific Island countries like Kiribati, Nauru, PNG, Samoa, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.
Post Fiji PTE Ltd is honoured and grateful to be receiving such contribution from the Embassy of the Republic of Korea especially in an era where technology plays a dominant role in our business operations and daily lives.
Post Fiji has just launched its e-commerce platform to enable internet users to have easy access to its products and services and it has also revised its postal and money order rates to meet the demanding operational costs in the market.
The computers will definitely assist Fiji’s sole postal service better deliver its services and continue to meet the demand of all Fijians families.