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Last week for FDB's 2010 Small Business Awards entry
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27 September 2010

Entries to the Fiji Development Bank’s 2010 Small Business Awards closes at 3pm this Friday (24 September).

The 2010 SBA was launched on 20th August by Permanent Secretary for Agriculture, Colonel Mason Smith with the theme:

Improving Lives and Building Smiles.

To qualify for the competition, all intending entrants are advised to submit their filled and signed entry form to FDB Small Business Awards, Fiji Development Bank, PO Box 104, SUVA, no later than 3pm on Friday, 24th September. Entry forms can also be dropped off at any FDB branch.

The Small Business Awards is aimed at promoting Small Micro Enterprise (SME) development htrough the recognition of successful and innovative enterpreneurs who make a strong contribution to the economy through their livelihood.

Business that are 100% locally owned and turning over up to $100,000 in gross sales per annum are encouraged to enter the Awards. Non-clients of FDB are also welcome to enter .

There are six categories under which, businesses can enter:

  1. Agriculture - sponsored by Crest Chicken.
  2. Tourism - sponsored by Fiji Development Bank.
  3. Manufacturing - sponsored by New India Assurance.
  4. Professional Services - sponsored by Sun Insurance.
  5. Wholesale/Retail  - sponsored by FINTEL.
  6. Open Category - sponsored by the Reserve Bank of Fiji.

 Entry forms can be obtained from any FDB Branch Fiji-wide, offices of the National Centre for Small and Microenterprise Development (NCSMED) in Suva, Lautoka and Labasa or from our sponsors – Crest Chicken, Sun Insurance, FINTEL, Reserve Bank of Fiji and New India Assurance.

For those living in the rural areas or outer islands, please call into the nearest Ministry of Agriculture (Extension Division) offices for the entry forms.

The awards presentation is expected to be held in Suva on 23November 2010.

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