New vessel to provide medical services to islands

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama unveils the palque to officially commissioned the MLC Veivueti at the Government Shipping Services in Walu Bay on Thursday, May 31, 2018. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU

A MULTI-PURPOSE vessel that will serve close to 10,000 patients in rural and maritime islands was commissioned today by the Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama. Mr Bainimarama while officiating at the event said the $8 million new vessel, ‘Veivueti’ is designed to provide both primary and secondary medical services. “The Veivueti will like any resource we […]

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