GENERAL SECRETARY BRIEFS MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT ON 2018-2019 BUDGET
FijiFirst GENERAL Secretary of Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum conducted an interactive educational session for members of Parliament on the 2018-2019 budget this morning.
While speaking to the members, he gave a step-by-step in-depth overview of the 2018-2019 national budget as presented in Parliament during the budget announcement.
Protecting and nurturing Fijian families is a major focus of this budget.
A wide range of items from the budget were explained further like the paid 5-day paternity leave for fathers, $1000 grants for newborn babies and health insurance for poor Fijians.
Members of parliament were requested to ask questions so any doubts may be cleared.
Source: Fijian Government.