Government is pleased to announce the commemoration of Fiji Day to be held on Saturday 8th October 2016.
The Honourable Attorney-General and Minister for Economy, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, assumed the role of chair at the 49th Joint Governors meeting of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank South East Asia (SEA) constituency meeting in Washington, DC.
The 39th Triennial Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) in Montreal, Canada, has today adopted a resolution for a global market-based measure (MBM) scheme to reduce international aviation carbon emissions after days of intensive negotiations.
Fiji has lost a distinguished citizen and leader with the passing of our former Vice President, His Excellency Ratu Joni Madraiwiwi. Ratu Joni served Fiji as a Judge and a Vice President.
The 33rd session of the Human Rights Council has ended, with Fiji having taken an unprecedented level of participation in its debates, discussions and presentations.
Fiji’s daylight savings will begin on Sunday, 6 November 2016, when clocks go forward an hour at 2am to 3am.
The Honourable Attorney-General and Minister responsible for Civil Aviation, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum met President, Dr Olimuyiwa Benard Aliu and Secretary General, Dr Fang Liu of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and discussed a number of bilateral and regional matters.
Fiji is taking part in a global effort to reach a deal that regulates carbon emissions in the international aviation industry at the 39th Triennial Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) currently being held in Montreal, Canada (27 September - 7 October).
His Excellency the President, Major General (Ret’d) Jioji Konousi Konrote recently received the credentials from the new High Commissioner of the Independent State of Samoa to Fiji, Dr Kilifoti Etueuati.
The Government has set a vision to create a $2billion tourism industry by 2020 with new investments and effective collaboration with the private sector.