HON PM BAINIMARAMA AT THE OPENING OF THE 20TH CONFERENCE OF COMMONWEALTH EDUCATION MINISTERS

HON PM BAINIMARAMA AT THE OPENING OF THE 20TH CONFERENCE OF COMMONWEALTH EDUCATION MINISTERS 2/20/2018 Your Excellency the Commonwealth Secretary General, The Honourable Attorney General and Minister for Education, Honourable Ministers from throughout the Commonwealth, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen. Bula vinaka and a very good evening to you all. This is a proud day for [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA AT THE 21ST ANNUAL ANZ FIJI EXCELLENCE IN TOURISM AWARDS

The Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Honourable Faiyaz Koya; Honourable Ministers; Chairman of Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards Trustees; Chairman and Board of Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards Trustees; Our Keynote Speaker this evening, Sir Michael Jones and Mrs Jones; Country Head ANZ Fiji Mr Saud Minam and Mrs. Minam; Members of the Fijian [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA AT THE 21ST ANNUAL ANZ FIJI EXCELLENCE IN TOURISM AWARDS

The Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Honourable Faiyaz Koya; Honourable Ministers; Chairman of Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards Trustees; Chairman and Board of Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards Trustees; Our Keynote Speaker this evening, Sir Michael Jones and Mrs Jones; Country Head ANZ Fiji Mr Saud Minam and Mrs. Minam; Members of the Fijian [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA AT THE SUGAR INDUSTRY AND I-TAUKEI LAND CONSULTATIONS HELD AT SHIRLEY PARK IN LAUTOKA

My fellow Fijians, Bula vinaka and a very good afternoon to you all. I have come here today to talk face-to-face with our cane farmers and with our landowners, to discuss how we can work together to find new ways to help build our growing economy. Make no mistake, our game plan for our Sugar [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA SPEECH AT THE LAUNCH OF THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS EXHIBITION

Your Excellency, the United Nations Resident Co-ordinator and other UN staff in Fiji, Your Excellencies, Members of the Diplomatic Corps, Representatives of civil society and the private sector, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen, Bula vinaka and a very good evening to you all. When we talk about the importance of implementing the 2030 Sustainable Development [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA – PARLIAMENTARY ADDRESS IN REPLY TO THE 2017 BUDGET

Madam Speaker, I rise to make my own response to the 2017 Budget. And I do so with great pride. Because the FijiFirst Government has kept its promise to the Fijian people to govern in the interests of everyone. To manage the economy responsibly. And as I also shared with the people from Kadavu last [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA CLOSING ADDRESS AT THE CLIMATE ACTION PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP EVENT

Your Excellencies, heads of state and governments, Honourable ministers, Distinguished delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen, Bula vinaka and a very good afternoon to you all. I apologise for being absent for part of today as much of the nation gathered on the other side of Viti Levu for the funeral of a wonderful lady and one [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA OPENING ADDRESS AT THE CLIMATE ACTION PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP EVENT

Your Excellencies my fellow Pacific Island leaders, The Honourable Deputy Prime Minister of New Zealand, The Honourable Australian Minister for International Development and the Pacific, The Chair of the CAPP event – our Climate Champion, the Honourable Inia Seruiratu. Distinguished representatives of governments and regional organisations, Representatives of civil society and the private sector, Ladies [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA REMARKS TO PSIDS LEADERS AT BREAKFAST MEEETING ON COP23 UPDATE

Your Excellencies, my fellow Pacific Island leaders, Honourable Ministers and officials, Ladies and Gentlemen, Bula vinaka and a very good morning to you all. I have said all along that Fiji has taken on the role of incoming President of COP23 on behalf of all Pacific islanders, as well as the citizens of vulnerable nations [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA OPENING REMARKS AT “A BLUE COMMONWEALTH” – HIGH LEVEL ROUNDTABLE AT THE OCEANS CONFERENCE

Your Excellency, the Secretary General of the Commonwealth, Your Excellency the Vice President of the Republic of Seychelles, Distinguished participants from other Commonwealth nations, Ladies and Gentlemen, Bula vinaka and a very good afternoon to you all. The Commonwealth continues to play a leading role in global affairs and I’m delighted to be given the [...]