China offers sports scholarships to Fijian athletes and officials
15 December, 2019, 8:16 pm
CHINA has agreed to train Fijian athletes who are preparing for regional and international competition in their High-Performance training facilities and provide fully paid scholarship for officials who wish to enhance their career in sports administration, sports medicine and sports science.
According to the Fijian Government, China offered the assistance following the Minister for Employment, Industrial Relations, Productivity and Youth & Sports, Parveen Bala official visit to Beijing where he met his counterpart, Minister for Sports Mr Gou Zhongwen.
While speaking at the meeting, Minister Bala thanked the Government of China for its continuous support towards the development initiative in Fiji especially in the area of Sports.