SOHONITA BANTU WANITA JANA PENDAPATAN SENDIRI

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    Guan Eng: Karpal taught Malaysians not to fear authority

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  • In state eulogy, Guan Eng hails Karpal’s great fighting spirit
    In state eulogy, Guan Eng hails Karpal’s great fighting spirit

    Throughout his life, Karpal Singh had demonstrated to the how not to fear the government, said Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng in his eulogy delivered at the Bukit Gelugor MP's funeral today. "Thomas Jefferson said that when the government fears the people, there is liberty. When the people fear the government, there is tyranny," he said.... …

  • As the Tiger of Jelutong finally rests, thousands pay tribute
    As the Tiger of Jelutong finally rests, thousands pay tribute

    GEORGE TOWN, April 20 — In a send-off befitting of the man who championed against injustice, thousands thronged Dewan Seri Pinang here today to pay Karpal Singh their final respects before his... …

  • DAP to hold memorial services to pay tribute to Karpal Singh
    DAP to hold memorial services to pay tribute to Karpal Singh

    In memory of their former chairman, the late Karpal Singh, the DAP will be organising memorial services at the state level beginning with Penang, a statement from the party said today. The national level memorial event will be held in Kuala Lumpur on April 24, the statement said. The venues and other details will be decided and released soon.... …

KUALA LUMPUR, 9 Mac (Bernama) -- Golongan wanita yang ingin menjana

pendapatan sendiri dari rumah kini boleh mendapatkan khidmat nasihat daripada

''Small Office, Home Office Wanita'' (Sohonita) yang diwujudkan baru-baru ini.

Pengerusi Majlis Pembangunan Wanita dan Keluarga Kebangsaan Datuk Seri

Shahrizat Abdul Jalil berkata Sohonita merupakan projek yang dirintis Wanita

Barisan Nasional (BN) bagi membuka peluang kepada kaum Hawa terutamanya untuk

menceburkan diri dalam bidang perniagaan dalam talian.

"Bagi wanita yang menghadapi kekangan masa serta tidak mempunyai modal untuk

memulakan perniagaan, Sohonita merupakan platform terbaik bagi memperoleh

khidmat nasihat, latihan menggunakan Teknologi Maklumat dan Komunikasi (ICT),

serta menyediakan kursus khas bagi mereka laman web sendiri," katanya.

Beliau ditemui pemberita selepas melancarkan Program Gagasan Aspirasi

Usahawan Online anjuran Sohonita di sini hari ini.

Shahrizat berkata selain memberi khidmat nasihat Sohonita juga menjadi

platform antara usahawan wanita dan agensi kerajaan serta institusi kewangan

untuk kemudahan mereka mendapatkan modal perniagaan.

-- LAGI

SHAHRIZAT-SOHONITA 2 (AKHIR) KUALA LUMPUR

Katanya Sohonita bukan hanya bermatlamat melahirkan usahawan wanita yang

bekerja dari rumah dengan kemudahan teknologi, malah menjadikan wanita sebagai

penyokong kuat kepada suami dalam membantu menambah pendapatan keluarga.

"Dalam zaman ini, bukan menjadi sesuatu yang luar biasa lagi apabila

kebanyakan wanita kini menjadi penyokong kuat pasangan bagi membantu

meningkatkan pendapatan isi rumah.

"Secara tidak langsung, perniagaan mereka juga membantu kepada pertumbuhan

ekonomi negara," katanya.

Pengerusi Sohonita Datuk Rosni Zahari berkata sungguhpun baru tiga minggu

diwujudkan, namun Sohonita berjaya menarik penyertaan 1,000 anggota terdiri

daripada wanita yang menjalankan perniagaan dalam talian dari rumah.

Katanya persatuan itu menyasarkan lebih ramai anggota dan akan

mengadakan bazar bergerak di seluruh negara untuk mencapai matlamat itu.

"Setakat ini, laman web Sohonita menjangkau 50,000 hits, menunjukkan adanya

minat wanita di Malaysia untuk bergelar usahawan online.

"Sohonita juga tidak mengehadkan penyertaan ahli daripada kalangan wanita

sahaja malahan menggalakkan suami atau pasangan sebagai penyokong kuat usahawan

ini," katanya.

Rosni berkata wanita yang berminat mengetahui lebih lanjut mengenai

Sohonita, boleh melayari laman web www.sohonita.my atau facebook

www.facebook.com/Sohonita.

-- BERNAMA

TFTY SYASA AKT ROS

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