FSS enters an exchange program with Kakokawas Junior High School in Japan

Issue No. 06/2021 – Friday, 29 January 2021 (Kitiona Tausi) A wonderful exchange program was held this evening, Friday, 29 January 2021 between the Fetuvalu Secondary School and Kakokawa Junior Secondary School in Japan. The exchange was by zoom which was coordinated by Tuvalu’s Consul in Tokyo, Japan, ENDO Hisataka. It was a very exciting program […]

Continue Reading

Tuvalu’s DPP visits RSE workers in New Zealand

Issue No. 06/2021 – Friday, 29 January 2021 (Kitiona Tausi) The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Fisheries, Hon Minute Taupo paid a visit to Tuvaluans under the Recognized Seasonal Employers (RSE) scheme working in the South Island of New Zealand. Hon Taupo has already visited workers in the North Island. Hon Taupo was accompanied on […]

Continue Reading

Tau Market opens: Government assists local businesses

Issue No. 06/2021 – Friday, 29 January 2021 (Kitiona Tausi) A number of local businesses took the opportunity offered by the Government to sell their products today at the Tau Market that opened this morning at the Vaiaku Falekaupule. The market was organized jointly by a number of various organizers like the Business Department, the Trade […]

Continue Reading

LCT ‘Moeiteava’ christened and commissioned

Issue No. 06/2021 – Friday, 29 January 2021 (Kitiona Tausi) A big crowd assembled at the main wharf yesterday morning to witness the christening and the commissioning of the newly arrived landing barge, ‘Moeiteava’, a vessel that had been a longtime dream of the Government and the people of Tuvalu. Yesterday’s ceremony was attended by the […]

Continue Reading

CARE International hands over hand washing hygiene kits to Tuvalu

Issue No. 05/2021 – Tuesday, 26 January 2021 (Kitiona Tausi) The Director of CARE International in the Pacific based in Dunedin, New Zealand, Anna Bryan in a virtual handing over ceremony yesterday afternoon at the Rt Hon Sir Dr Tomasi Puapua Convention Center officially handed over handwashing kits to the Government of Tuvalu. The hand washing […]

Continue Reading

Tuvalu islands concede to the domestic air-service

Issue No. 05/2021 – Tuesday, 26 January 2021 (Kitiona Tausi) Government has begun the process for the implementation of the reintroduction of the domestic air-service, after the approval of the 2021 National Budget by Parliament in its last Parliament session (14-28 December 2020). This week Government has completed the first activity in the process which was […]

Continue Reading

Boxing can be a potential sport for Tuvaluans to compete in international competitions

Issue No. 01/2021 – Monday, 11 January 2021 (Kitiona Tausi) Boxing is not a new sport to Tuvalu but it had not been formally recognized until recently when a few boys joined in to form a boxing club. Already there is a Tuvalu Amateur Boxing Association but no boxing clubs. With the formation of this […]

Continue Reading

Minister of Finance keen to have the airfields constructed soon

Issue No. 01/2021 – Monday, 11 January 2021 (Kitiona Tausi) The Minister of Finance, Hon Seve Paeniu is very keen to have the airfields constructed on each island as soon as possible. Hon Paeniu is starting his visit to the islands to discuss with the people on each island about the construction of the airfield […]

Continue Reading

CCECC has won the contract for the Niutao boat harbour

Issue No. 01/2021 – Monday, 11 January 2021 (Kitiona Tausi) The China Civil Engineering Construction Cooperation (CCECC) has again won the contract to build the Niutao Boat Harbor, a project under the Tuvalu Maritime Outer islands Project financed by the Asian Development.  CCECC is the same company that won the contract to build the boat […]

Continue Reading