Government has approved the public holidays for 2017 through a Gazette Notice No. 68 released this week.
Fiji has been unanimously elected as First Vice Chair of the Executive Committee of the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) at the 2016 CTO Council Meeting held today in Nadi.
It is disappointing that elements of the international community, without any objectivity, have issued statements of concern about the detention and questioning of Fijians who have allegedly contravened our laws.
The Chairman of the Public Service Commission, Mr. Vishnu Mohan, has announced the appointment of Mr. Philip Davies as the new Permanent Secretary for Health and Medical Services following a rigorous recruitment and selection process. His appointment is effective immediately.
Midway through our current Parliamentary term, the FijiFirst Government has decided to reinvigorate our Cabinet with a reshuffle of Ministerial responsibilities. This reshuffle will enhance our ability to continue to provide the high level of service that the Fijian people have come to expect.
Fiji’s Foreign Minister, Hon. Ratu Inoke Kubuabola is heading Fiji’s delegation to the 47th Pacific Islands Forum currently underway in Pohnpei in the Federated States of Micronesia.
The Prime Minister Hon. Voreqe Bainimarama today received a courtesy call from French senators Mrs Catherine Procaccia, Mr Francois Longeot, Mr Robert Laufoaoulou and Mrs Dephine Bataille.
The Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Hon. Faiyaz Siddiq Koya has welcomed the commitment of his Papua New Guinea counterpart - the Minister for Trade, Commerce and Industry, Hon. Richard Maru - to resolve the current trade impasse between the two countries
Farmers of Wanibuka were reminded of their role in the development of the Tailevu Province in terms of banana production.
The Prime Minister today commended business houses for supporting Fiji’s rugby 7s team after he received the most recent donation to the team as President of the Fiji Rugby Union.