Today we are pleased to have met in Suva to reaffirm our mutual commitment to taking the bilateral relationship forward to a new era of partnership and prosperity.
I’m delighted to be here today to launch this year’s joint Fiji-Australia, Australia-Fiji Business Council Forum. And to greet those of you in the engine room of Fiji’s most important trading relationship.
The Hon. Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has congratulated the President of Brazil, Her Excellency Ms Dilma Vana Rousseff, on her recent re-election victory.
The Hon. Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation, Rosy Sofia Akbar’s first official visit to Naitasiri province has reiterated government’s commitment towards rural development. The visit to the village was also an opportunity for the Ministerial team to respond to queries and highlight Government’s social welfare programs.
The opening of a new export facility in the Western Division augurs well with Fiji’s desire to boost its export capabilities.