Bid to reduce youth, women unemployment

Youths listening attentively during their first breakout workshops at the 2015 National Youth and Sports Conference held at the FMF Gymnasium in Suva. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA/FILE

FIJI is currently facing a high unemployment rate of 18 per cent for youths and a general unemployment rate of 4.5 per cent, says Employment Minister Jone Usamate. However, Mr Usamate says this is the lowest unemployment rate Fiji had experienced in the past 15 years. “This has been a result of strong economic management […]

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