High Commissioner launches Pacific Australia Television in Tuvalu

Issue No. 14/2020 – Wednesday, 23 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The Australian High Commissioner, Her Excellency Karyn Murray today was chief guest at the launching of the Pacific Australia Television in Tuvalu which was witnessed by the staff of the Tuvalu Broadcasting Corporation (TVCB) and the Chief Executive Officer of the Ministry of Justice, Communication […]

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House of Parliament continues the debate on the 2021 National Budget

Issue No. 14/2020 – Wednesday, 23 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) One of the Members of Parliament from Nukufetau, Hon Faatoga Talama was the next speaker to contribute to the 2021 National Budget Speech. Hon Talama firstly commented on the economic review that explained that global economy has been hit by the fallout from the COVID-19 […]

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Late Hon Saufatu Sopoaga rests in peace with honor and dignity

Issue No. 13/2020 – Tuesday, 22 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) A beloved son of Tuvalu who had served Tuvalu with great honour and dignity, the Late Hon Saufatu Sopoaga, 68 rested in peace at the Princess Margaret Hospital, Funafuti on Tuesday, 15 December on the second day of the Parliament’s budget session where his younger […]

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Former PM responds to the 2021 Budget Speech

Issue No. 12/2020 – Monday, 21 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The Member from Nukufetau and former Prime Minister, Rt. Hon Enele Sosene Sopoaga was the first member from the private members to contribute to the Budget Speech. In referring to the new normal, Rt. Hon Sopoaga said “this ccountry is being challenged each day because […]

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Tuvalu is ready for the COVID-19: Minister of Health

Issue No. 12/2020 – Monday, 21 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) Minister of Health, Social Welfare and Gender Justice, Hon Isaia Taape was the first Member of Parliament to contribute to the debate of the 2021 Budget. He firstly supported the formulation and the development of the National Strategy for Sustainable Development, “Te Kete” saying it […]

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Government launches “Te Kete”

Issue No. 12/2020 – Monday, 21 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The National Strategy for Sustainable Development Plan “Te Kete” was officially launched this evening at the Funafuti Lagoon Hotel. “Te Kete” succeeds the “Kakeega III” which will come to its end on 31st December 2020. Attending the this evening’s function included the Acting Governor-General, Excellency […]

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Taiwan again offers a helping hand to TATSI

Issue No. 12/2020 – Monday, 21 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The Republic of China on Taiwan again offers a helping hand to the Tuvalu A toll Technology and Scientific Institute (TATSI) with its computer programme. This morning, the Taiwan Ambassador, Excellency Mark Su presented a donation of equipment to the value of $30,000 to support […]

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More issues on the 2021 Budget

Issue No. 11/2020 – Friday, 18 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) On Major Policy and Expenditure Measures and under Key Infrastructure, Government commits to investing in the introduction of domestic Air Services as part of Government’s vision to improve accessibility between islands and involves compensation for land lease for the development of all airstrips in the […]

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Taiwan donates for the 2020 Talofa Trade Fair

Issue No. 11/2020 – Friday, 18 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The Republic of China on Taiwan through its Embassy in Tuvalu presented a cheque amounting to AU$10,000 in support of the 2020 Talofa Trade Fair. The cheque was presented yesterday afternoon to the Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Ministry of Fisheries and Trade, Mr. […]

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