Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Hon. Faiyaz Siddiq Koya presented the 2017/2018 Micro and Small Business Grants (MSBG) to successful recipients from Ba, Tavua and Vatukoula at an event in Ba.
Yesterday event witnessed the awarding of grants to 1,039 successful recipients.
“The support entails in the SMSEs is not a handout but an assistance to allow you to become a key player in Fiji’s growth as a nation.” Koya said.
At the conclusion of today’s event the total number of businesses assisted increased to 19,548 around the country that have been disbursed a total $18.3 million since the launch of this programme in 2015.