GOVERNMENT EXPRESSES GRATITUDE
he Minister of Education and training Lady Howard -Mabuza, on behalf of the Kingdom of Eswatini, expressed her gratitude to the Republic of China (Taiwan) for their massive contribution to tertiary training in the country.
“The government of Eswatini, through the ministry of education and training, appreciates this kind gesture by the government of the Republic of China (Taiwan)
Twhich will go a long way to assist those deserving students who otherwise would not have been able to access tertiary education. It is noted and appreciated that the award is to provide scholarships to 100 students of ECOT with outstanding academic performance who come from low income families and who will attend in 2019/2020. This award translates to $660 000, which is equivalent to $220 000 per year for three years (2019-2021 academic year),” she said. The minister went on to say that this is not the only support the Kingdom of Eswatini has received from the Republic of China (Taiwan) under the technical and vocational and training enhancement project.
“May I thank the government of China (Taiwan) for the generous support that we have and continue to enjoy from the cooperation that exists between the two countries,” she said.