2018 General Election: Ethnic data needed by businesses
6 November, 2018, 2:17 am
FIJI needs more businesses to be established to provide jobs and to generally build the economy, says Social Democratic Liberal Party (SODELPA) candidate Dr Mere Samisoni.
In a statement, Dr Samisoni claimed the Minister for Economy, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, was creating problems for business people by failing to provide details of the ethnic composition of Fiji’s population.
“This is an election issue because it has a negative effect on business planning and new business start-ups,” she said.
* More on this story in today’s edition (Tuesday, November 6, 2018) of The Fiji Times and in our e-Edition.