Australia Awards Grants to 8 Pacific Commercial Projects

The Australian government's Enterprise Challenge Fund granted nearly 4 million Australian dollars ($3 million) to eight business projects in the Pacific. The pilot program, worth 20.5 million Australian dollars, seeks to encourage commercially sustainable projects, create more job opportunities and improve access to essential goods and services, according to

. Coffey International Development administers the fund.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.