Japanese Government Signed to Fund New Multi-Purpose Vessel of Tuvalu
The Japanese Government has signed agreement with Tuvalu Government to fund for newly constructed multi-purpose vessel.
Masahiro Omura, ambassador of Japan, said the Japanese government has not only supported Tuvalu in the infrastructure sector but in other sectors of the economy as well, in speech of the agreement on Tuesday, December 18.
“Our assistance is not limited to the infrastructure support project but continued through training programs implemented by JICA which are attended by numbers of officials from various levels of government, and also through technical guidance and training and workshops that have been very active over the years,” Mr Masahiro said.
Puakena Boreham, Minister for Natural Resources of Tuvalu, said “We, the people of Tuvalu are grateful for the support that has always flowed in from the government and the people of Japan in lending a hand to help boost our thriving economy as a pacific island nation.”