Prime Minister Salwai in a speech at the VIP launch at the Airport told participants that the “Bauerfield Airport extension has not progressed as expected by the Vanuatu Government”
The Vanuatu PM in his speech directly asked “what is wrong? the works on Bauerfield is too slow”
PM Salwai has challenged Air Vanuatu to ensure the works on the Airport happen on time.
The PMs remarks come after his return from the UN General Assembly in New York.
PM Salwai and his Minister for Foreign Affairs were reported to have been delayed at Nadi Airport for quite some time and they had to purchase new tickets from Nadi to New York.