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   Government of the Republic of Fiji

  Ministry of Foreign Affairs

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Media Release

PM proposes Fiji trade mission in PNG

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April 18, 2013: Fijian Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama has proposed for the establishment of a Fiji Trade Mission office in Papua New Guinea.

During discussions held this morning with Fiji's Foreign Minister Ratu Inoke Kubuabola and other government officials, the Prime Minister pointed out that a mission would accelerate Fiji’s business opportunities in PNG.

The Prime Minister said that this trade mission would also position Fiji to penetrate further into the growing PNG economy.

This morning, the PM Bainimarama toured the Office of Fiji's High Commission in Port Moresby and spoke of the need for Fiji officials to immediately begin putting in place measures to strengthen relations between the two countries.

Fiji's High Commissioner to PNG, Romanu Tikotikoca briefed the Prime Minister on operations at Fiji's mission and updated him on recent developments.

 

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