Samantha Magick

Pacific Green Entrepreneurs Network launched

The Global Green Growth Institute this week launched the Pacific Green Entrepreneurs Network (PGEN) today, a multi-year, multi-million-dollar program funded by the Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) to support entrepreneurs in Fiji, Kiribati, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu.  Speaking at the launch, Ali Al-Dabbagh, Deputy Director General for […]

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The Cake Lab by Jay – A Success Story

(Fiji National University media) Growing up in a family that celebrated food not only tantalised Josese Muatabu Lesikicicia Cagica’s tastebuds, but also deepened his passion to pursue a qualification in cookery and eventually open his own baking business. The 27-year-old from Narocivo village in Vanuabalavu, Lau said he never realised […]

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SugarBee Fiji

SugarBee soaps

Funmike Lilo’s motivation was simple when she launched SugarBee in September 2019 with a line of  sugar scrubs – get to know the needs and wants of your customers, look at the international skin care trends and provide a natural Fiji-made option. Almost two years later, she prides herself on […]

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Neelam Maharaj: Businesswoman, business mentor

Pay yourself for your time, get your paperwork and compliance in order, and separate your business and personal bank accounts. These are some of the lessons Neelam Maharaj has shared with women she has mentored in recent years. With her sister Neelma, she has built up three businesses from scratch […]

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