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. Falasese Tupau and witnessed by the Chief Executive Officer of the Tuvalu Private Sector Organizatiin, Mr. Itaia Lausaveve, the Trade Officer, Mr. Falaoa Sione and staff of the ministry.
In handing over the cheque to Mr. Tupau, Excelleny Mark Su said Taiwan is happy to support the Trade Fair and he encouraged local producers and vendors to sell their products at this Fair. Taiwan Embassy staff in fact did have a vendor at the Fair and Excellency Mark Su did some cooking demonstration.
In response, Mr. Tupau on behalf of the government and the ministry thanked the Taiwan Embassy for their generous support for the Trade Fair.
I am sure the Embassy will continue to support the Annual Trade Fair.