HON PM VOREQE BAINIMARAMA AT THE 20TH ANNUAL ANZ FIJI EXCELLENCE IN TOURISM AWARDS

The Honourable Minister for Tourism, The Chairman of Tourism Fiji The Chairman of the ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards Distinguished guests Ladies and Gentlemen, Bula vinaka and a very good evening to you all. This is a night of celebration but also a night for sombre reflection as we prepare as a nation to [...]

HON. PM VOREQE BAINIMARAMA AT THE 2016 ANNUAL FIJI SPORTS AWARDS NIGHT AT VODAFONE ARENA IN SUVA

The Honourable Minister for Sports, The Executive Chair of the Fiji Sports Commission, FASANOC President, The Sponsors of the 2016 Fiji Sports Awards, Sportsmen and Women, Ladies and Gentlemen, Bula vinaka and a very good evening to you all. I very much look forward to bringing recognition to our many talented and deserving athletes here [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA’S MINISTERIAL STATEMENT TO THE PARLIAMENT ON COP 23

Madam Speaker, I rise to inform Honourable Members about aspects of Fiji’s presidency of COP 23 – the ongoing UN negotiations on climate change that I will preside over in Bonn, Germany, in November. As I indicated in my New Year’s Address to the Nation, Fiji has been given the tremendous honour and the tremendous [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA SPEECH AT EQUIPMENT HANDOVER FOR KAVALA BAY PRIMARY

Nabala na Turaga na Tui Nakasa, Teachers and School Children, Ladies and Gentlemen. Bula vinaka and a very good morning to you all. I’m delighted to be here with you all on my first day in Kadavu to officially handover these desks, chairs, beds and mattresses to the deserving students of Kavala Bay Primary School. [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA SPEECH AT THE OPENING OF THE NEW RAVITAKI NURSING STATION

Namanusa na Marama na Tui Ravitaki, Kemuni na iVakalesilesi ni Matanitu, Turaga kei na Marama, Bula Vinaka and a very good afternoon to you all. I am most delighted to join you all in celebrating the opening of this new nursing station. Since our Government came into office, we have made it our goal to [...]

HON PM VOREQE BAINIMARAMA SPEECH AT THE LAUNCH OF PORTABLE TIMBER TREATMENT PLANT

Distinguished Guests; Private Sector Representatives; Government Officials; Ladies and Gentlemen. Bula vinaka and a very good morning to you all. I’m delighted to be here today to share in this historic occasion for Kadavu and for maritime communities all throughout our islands – the official launch of Fiji’s first-ever self-contained mobile timber treatment plant. Kadavu [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA SPEECH AT THE OPENING OF ANJUMAN HIDAYAT – UL-ISLAM NAUSORI CAMPUS TECHNICAL COLLEGE

The Honourable Minister for Education, Heritage and Arts; The Head of Campus, staff and students of the Anjuman Hidayat –ul- Islam Campus of the Technical College of Fiji; Distinguished Guests; Parents and Friends; Ladies and Gentlemen. Bula vinaka and a very good afternoon to you all. I’m delighted to be here in Nausori to officially [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA SPEECH AT THE OPENING OF THE MULTI-PURPOSE SPORTS FACILITY

The Honourable Minister for Housing, The Honourable Minister for Youth and Sports Distinguished Guests; Ladies and Gentlemen. Bula vinaka and a very good afternoon to you all. I’m delighted to be here today in Davuilevu to mark another milestone in my Government’s campaign to encourage healthy lifestyles among the Fijian people – the opening of [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA SPEECH AT THE SIGNING OF THE MELANESIAN SPEARHEAD GROUP FREE TRADE AGREEMENT

Prime Minister of Solomon Islands, Hon. Manasseh Sogavare, Attorney-General and Minister for Economy, Hon. Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, Members of the Diplomatic Corps, Permanent Secretaries, Representatives from the Private Sector, Ladies and Gentlemen, Bula vinaka and a very good morning to you all. I’m delighted to be here today to sign the newest version of the Melanesian [...]

HON PM BAINIMARAMA SPEECH AT THE OPENING OF THE 25TH ASIA-PACIFIC PARLIAMENTARY FORUM

Honourable Speakers; Honourable and Distinguished Members of Parliament; Ambassadors and Members of the Diplomatic Corps; Ladies and gentlemen. Bula vinaka and a very good morning to you all. I’m delighted to be here to officially open the 25th Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum and to welcome all of our distinguished international guests to Fiji. Our Fijian delegation [...]