Nadi Chamber of Commerce congratulates Fiji’s President-elect
26 October, 2021, 7:30 am
The Nadi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI) has congratulated Tui Macuata Ratu Wiliame Katonivere as Fiji’s new President-elect.
In a statement, NCCI president Dr Ram Raju said as the chief of the province of Macuata, Ratu Wiliame had been quite active in conservation initiatives of Fiji’s Great Sea Reef and a prominent advocate of climate change and oceans.
He said Ratu Wiliame’s appointment augured well for the northern community.
“It should enhance and stimulate ‘Think North Policy’,” Dr Raju said.
“Much more investments can be done in the North. Ratu Wiliame has a wealth of experience and knowledge in business and commerce.”
Ratu Wiliame has been a board member of Airports Fiji, Fiji Sugar Corporation and Rewa Rice Ltd, and succeeded the late Faiz Khan as the Chairman of Fiji Pine Ltd, Tropic Wood Industries and Tropic Wood Products Ltd.
“With such an illustrious background, we are sure that Ratu Wiliame Katonivere will do proud and justice in his new role as the President of Fiji.”