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Fiji to host Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum

December 7, 2016 4:38 pm

President, Major General Retired Jioji Konrote on Tuesday night attended the Japanese Emperor’s birthday celebrations in Suva.

While the occasion was to honour the reigning monarch, it was also a time to embrace diplomatic relations with Japan which has spanned several decades.
Japan’s Ambassador to Fiji, Takuji Hanatani emphasized the importance of strengthening the relationship and working together for a better world.

“The Fiji Parliament is hosting the 25th Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum to be held in mid-January next year, I congratulate Fiji for its strong leadership in international forums."

The Japanese Emperor will turn 83 on the 23rd of December.

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Fiji to host Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum

January 18, 2016 4:53 am

Fiji will be hosting the 25th Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum in January 2017.

The announcement was made at the Executive Committee meeting of the 24th Forum in session in Vancouver, Canada today.

The Fijian delegation at the Forum is being led by Speaker Dr Jiko Luveni, and accompanied by Alexander O’Connor and Mikaele Leawere.

Dr Luveni says it is an honour for Fiji to host the next APPF.

She says it is an opportunity to dialogue on issues of common interest to the Asia-Pacific region and also showcase Fiji’s renowned brand of hospitality.