Fiji Calls For Solidarity On Comprehensive EPA

Fiji has called on the Pacific to remain united at the negotiating table at talks on a comprehensive economic partnership agreement (CEPA) between the region and the European Union. Acting Prime Minister and acting Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Attorney General Hon. Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum said it is important for the region to stand its [...]

Major Re-Engagement Between Fiji And Europe Flagged At Talks Between The Attorney General And Top European Banker

A major re-engagement between Fiji and the member nations of the European Union was canvassed at a meeting in Suva today between the Attorney-General and Minister for Finance, Hon. Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, and the visiting Vice President of the European Investment Bank, Pim van Ballekom. The AG says the Bank indicated a keen interest in entering [...]

Fijian Attorney General & Finance Minister Meets With The Marshall Islands Finance Minister In Suva

The Attorney General and Minister for Finance, Hon. Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, had a meeting in Suva with the visiting Minister of Finance of the Republic of Marshall Islands, Hon. Jack Ading. They discussed a number of areas of cooperation including trade between Fiji and the Marshall Islands. The AG offered technical assistance to enable the Marshall [...]

Fijian Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum Holds Talks With EU Commissioner

The Attorney-General and Minister for Finance Hon. Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum met with the European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, His Excellency Mr Neven Mimica, in Suva today to discuss strategies for the implementation of projects to be funded through the European Development Fund (EDF). The European Union through the 11th EDF National Indicative Programme (NIP), [...]

Fijian Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum Announces New Flag Participation

Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum today announced the next stage in the selection of the new flag representing independent and democratic Republic of Fiji. Following an open and inclusive process, the Fijian public can review and comment on the shortlisted 23 designs that were chosen from more than two thousand entries submitted. All Fijians, living both [...]

Fijian Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum Receives UN OHCHR Representatives In Suva

The Attorney General, Honourable Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, received the Deputy Regional Representative and Officer in Charge, Ms Catherine Phuong, and the Associate Human Rights Officer, Ms. Toiko Tonisson Kleppe, from the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights [OHCHR] today in Suva. The meeting discussed the improvements Fiji has made in the area [...]

Fijian Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum Welcomes PIF Invitation To Lead Its Bougainville Election Mission

The Attorney General and Minister Responsible for Elections, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, has welcomed the invitation from the Pacific Islands Forum for Fiji to lead its Observation Mission for the election of the Bougainville Autonomous Government. The Supervisor of Elections, Mohammed Saneem, is heading the PIF mission – which also includes Vanuatu – as part of an [...]

Fijian Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum Chairs Panel Discussion At The United Nations Forum On Financing For Development

The Attorney-General and Minister for Finance at the second day of the Asia-Pacific High Level Consultation on Financing for Development in Jakarta, Indonesia chaired the last panel discussion on strengthening regional integration and partnerships. He was also part of the panel that deliberated on the Accord which is to be finalised in July 2015 in [...]

Fijian Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum Visits Indonesian Embassy

The Fijian Ambassador to Indonesia His Excellency Ratu Seremaia Tui Cavuilati hosted the Attorney-General and the team from the capital in his office. The team from the capital visited the embassy which is accredited to Indonesia, Singapore and the ASEAN Secretariat. The embassy has been operational since 2011. The embassy consists of His Excellency the [...]

Fijian Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum At UN Forum

The Attorney-General and Minister for Finance attended the Asia-Pacific High Level Consultation on Financing for Development in Jakarta, Indonesia from 29 -30 April 2015. The Consultation is being attended by Finance Ministers, senior UN officials including the Secretary General’s special advisor on post 2015 development planning and the Under Secretary General of UN and Executive [...]