Prime Minister Sitiveni Rabuka on Wednesday night officiated on the twelfth World Hindi Convention opening dinner in Nadi.
He acknowledged and wished members properly on their deliberations throughout their assembly.
PM Rabuka highlighted how tourism was a significant a part of the nation’s economic system and urged members to return to their numerous nations and inform them of how “Fiji is a fantastic place to go to”.
He acknowledged the Authorities of India for his or her steady help within the numerous help rendered in direction of the Fiji Authorities.
The opening dinner, which was hosted by the Fiji Authorities, was additionally attended by the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Strategic Planning, Nationwide Improvement and Statistics Biman Prasad, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Tourism and Civil Aviation Viliame Gavoka and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Communications, Commerce, Cooperatives and SMEs Manoa Kamikamica.
India’s Minister for Exterior Affairs Dr Subrahmanyam Jaishankar mentioned the week-long occasion offered a chance to advertise the longstanding relationship between India and Fiji.
“The passion and help of the Fiji Authorities is seen in so some ways,” he mentioned as he acknowledged the standard Fijian isevusevu ceremony.
“This expression of custom has been so heartfelt, heat and honest. It has actually made us really feel so very welcome right here in Fiji and I provide my honest vinaka.”
He mentioned it was essential to debate the event of the Hindi language. Convention 2