AG Sayed-Khaiyum’s Remarks: Welcome Reception and Inaugural Pacific Islands Environment Leadership Awards

Bula Vinaka and Good Evening, Once again, it’s my pleasure to address you, towards the end of a day which I’m sure you’ll all agree was stimulating, informative and worthwhile. I think His Excellency our President made some very strong points in his speech…among them his call for us to do more to include the [...]

Fiji AG Sayed-Khaiyum’s Remarks at Fiji Police Remembrance Day

It is a great honour to be with you this morning as we gather to remember the members of the Police Force, serving and retired, officers and staff, who have passed away this year, as well as all those who went before them. We remember them for the contributions they made to our nation. We [...]

Fijian Attorney General Sayed-Khaiyum’s Opening Remarks at the ICAO State Action Plan Workshop

Bula vinaka and welcome to the joint Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore and Civil Aviation Authority of Fiji workshop on reducing aviation-related CO2 emissions. On behalf of the Fijian Government and the Fijian people, it’s a pleasure to welcome you all, especially the representatives from the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore and our Pacific neighbours. [...]

Closing Address on Behalf of Attorney-General Sayed-Khaiyum at the 6th APT Policy and Regulation Forum

Bula Vinaka and good afternoon. On behalf of the Attorney-General and Minister for Communications, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, it is my pleasure to deliver these closing remarks on his behalf. When the Attorney-General opened this forum on Tuesday, he stressed that the matter of regional cooperation in ICT development couldn’t be more important – that meetings such [...]

Speech at the 6th Asia Pacific Telecommunity (APT) Policy and Regulation Forum for the Pacific – Attorney General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum

Bula Vinaka, Good morning and a very special welcome to our visitors to Fiji. Welcome all to the 6th annual Asia-Pacific Telecommunity Policy and Regulation Forum for the Pacific. On behalf of the Fijian Government and Fijian people, I would like to say that it’s a great pleasure to host this important regional meeting for [...]

Fijian Attorney General Sayed-Khaiyum’s Speech to the Institute of Surveyors

As you know, the Bainimarama Government is working very hard to build a new Fiji. Basically on the foundations of what one may call an unstable system. We are going about this in a very specific and measured manner—we are laying the foundation – a new foundation I would say – of a modern nation, [...]

Address by Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum at the 2013 Pacific Platform for Distaster Risk Management

Bula Vinaka and Good morning It’s my pleasure to welcome you all to the first regional joint meeting of the Pacific Platform for Disaster Risk Management and the Pacific Climate Change Roundtable. In essence, this gathering acknowledges that climate change is occurring and that it clearly has the potential to cause natural disasters. It’s incumbent [...]

Attorney General and Minister for Civil Aviation, Mr. Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum’s Official Address at the Launch of Fiji Airways

Well, we were all extremely impressed with the design on the bodies of our new aircraft. But what about the new design on the bodies of our cabin crew. These new uniforms have, of course, been eagerly awaited. But I think few people would have ever thought they could match the standard of Makareta Matemosi’s [...]

Attorney-General Sayed-Khaiyum’s Opening Remarks at Inaugural MSG Trade Ministers Meeting

Bula Vinaka and a very good morning to you. Today marks the inaugural Trade Ministers Meeting for the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG). On behalf of the Government and the Fijian people, I would like to welcome you to Fiji and say that we are very proud to host the first of what I hope will [...]

AG Sayed-Khaiyum’s Remarks at PACP Trade Ministers Meeting

Bula Vinaka and good morning to you all. We gather today at a very crucial point in the Pacific ACP’s (PACP) trade and development agenda. I would like to thank you all for your presence here, and on behalf of the Fijian Government and on behalf the Fijian People, welcome you to Fiji and it [...]