6 - 17 November 2017  

     Government of the Republic of Fiji

  Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    A Better Fiji through Excellence in Foreign Service


Media Release

Fiji committed to MSG

The Fijian Government is committed to the future of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG), says Hon. Minister for Foreign Affairs Ratu Inoke Kubuabola.

The Hon. Minister was in Port Vila, Vanuatu last week for the MSG Foreign Ministers Meeting and said key governance challenges need to be overcome for the MSG to realize its full potential.

The Foreign Ministers Meeting heard submissions from the Senior Officials Meeting on key strategic decisions. The Honourable Minister says the Fijian Government will continue to collaborate with MSG partners to ensure the sustainability of the secretariat to fulfil its key objectives.

The Honourable Minister thanked the host country, Vanuatu, for hosting the meeting and was confident it would find a solution to the current parliamentary impasse.

Accompanied the Honourable Minister was Permanent Secretary for Foreign Affairs Esala Nayasi and senior officials from the Ministry of Industry and Trade.