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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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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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 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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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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Resilience in the face of the new normal: Minister of Finance, Hon Seve Paeniu

Issue No. 10/2020 – Wednesday, 16 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The Minister of Finance, Hon Seve Paeniu delivered his 2021 Budget Speech with the theme “Resilience in the face of the new normal” saying. “ He said, “In these uncertain and challenging times, it is important that we continue to equip and assist our people […]

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Tuvalu celebrates 16 Days of Activism

Issue No. 09/2020 – Thursday, 10 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) Tuvalu celebrated the UN System’s 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence activities, from 25 November to 10 December. The global theme took place place under UN’s 2020 global theme: “Orange the World: Fund, Respond, Prevent, Collect!”. The Gender Affairs Unit under the Ministry of Health, Soocial […]

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Island Leaders Consultation opens

Issue No. 07/2020 – Tuesday, 08 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) This morning, the Minister of Health, Social Welfare and Gender Affairs, Hon Isaia Taape opened the island leaders consultation at the Rt Hon Sir Dr Tomasi Puapua Convention Center. The opening ceremony was attended by the Prime Minister, Hon Kausea Natano, Minister of Finance and […]

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Parliament to discuss the 2121 Appropriation Bill 2020

Issue No. 07/2020 – Tuesday, 08 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The Minister of Finance and Economic Development will present for debate the 2021 Appropriation Bill 2020 in the next Parliament Session. The Bill, however, appropriated an amount not exceeding one hundred and six millions, five hundred and ninety seven thousand dollars ($106, 597,000) for government […]

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