HFC Bank has announced special relief assistance for customers who have been affected by both Tropical Cyclones Keni and Josie. This includes relaxation in loan repayments for affected customers and additional loans under the Reserve Bank of Fiji (RBF) Disaster Rehabilitation Package. The bank can also provide personal loans of up to $1000 for emergency needs within two days from lodging completed applications. Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Rakesh Ram said: “First and foremost, our sympathies and prayers are with all those who have lost their loved ones and who have been directly and indirectly affected”. Mr Ram said he was in Ba and Nadi over the weekend and contacted some of the bank clients who have been affected. The executive team of HFC Bank will be again visiting customers during the week to assess their needs. “We at HFC Bank are at the forefront to assist our customers affected by this Disaster, including any potential customers, based on our normal criteria. The customers can contact the nearest branch or account managers for any Help.” HFC Bank Disaster Rehabilitation Assistance package is not limited to customers who are based in the affected areas. Customers who have families or properties in the affected areas can also seek help.
Scenes of devastation done by TC Keni on Kadavu Island.