Laisenia Qarase

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Laisenia Qarase said : "There can be no lasting peace, harmony and stability in Fiji unless we deal with this issue," External link

pidp Wednesday, November 13, 2019 11:48:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I am happy and expecting the group at my village. The villagers of Vanuabalavau and especially those from my village will be welcoming the group," External link

pidp Tuesday, November 12, 2019 12:37:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "The standards of journalism they maintain remind us of what is possible," "They know their business, they can write, they are accurate, they take time to understand issues and they can be trusted" External link

pidp Wednesday, October 16, 2019 9:24:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase told : "It is important for them to be part of discussions on land issues because changes my Government proposes to put forward would require amendments to the Agriculture Landlord and Tenant Act," External link

pidp Tuesday, October 15, 2019 7:20:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "His majesty was closely related to a number of chiefly households in Fiji," "He served Tonga with dedication for nearly 60 years. His majesty steered the kingdom through an era of change and modernization" External link

pidp Sunday, September 29, 2019 4:30:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Fiji Islands ) : "In this era of high technology and globalization, there is no better source of knowledge and expertise in human resource development for us in the Pacific Islands region to tap than Japan" External link

pidp Sunday, September 22, 2019 12:44:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Frank Bainimarama ) : "We are waiting for a response from Commodore Bainimarama" External link

pidp Wednesday, September 18, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "It was a private visit. I visited a person I knew and who is the vice-president of my party. Talks we had is not for public consumption," External link

pidp Friday, September 13, 2019 9:29:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Mahendra Chaudhry ) : "No, I'm not prepared to work with Chaudhry," "Either he forms the government, or I form the government" External link

pidp Thursday, August 29, 2019 7:29:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "This morning I convened a meeting of the National Security Council to discuss recent public outbursts by the commander of the Fiji Military Forces, as reported in the media," "Both the military and the police advised that there was no cause for alarm. There was no threat to order and security. Government, through the Ministry of Home Affairs, will continue to closely coordinate the security forces in monitoring the situation. I have duly informed the President Ratu Josefa Iloilo and the Vice President Ratu Joni Madraiwiwi of the advice from the military and the police, and the continuing monitoring role of the Ministry of Home Affairs" External link

pidp Thursday, August 8, 2019 4:33:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "That is what SDL is trying to do, but it’s difficult to control people," "All I can say is that I ask people to try and not personalize campaigns and stick to issues. I think if they stick to issues it’s much better for the country" External link

pidp Sunday, August 4, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I gave him the assurance that as far as Fiji is concerned, we have recognised only one China from the time we established diplomatic relations and that position has not changed," "I said that as long as we are in government, there will be no change in that policy and we believe in the one China policy and we are adhering to it and we will continue to do that. That was received quite well by the President" External link

pidp Thursday, July 18, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "The invitation is open there is no time limit to it. It really depends on his schedule," External link

pidp Thursday, July 18, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "The trade of course is in China's favour and really the challenge is for Fiji to try and identify some products that might sell in China," External link

pidp Thursday, July 18, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I have a right to expect that the media are well-informed and professional," External link

pidp Tuesday, June 18, 2019 1:21:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "Many people in the community have the same feeling. The credibility of the reporting of Fiji One is a real issue," External link

pidp Tuesday, June 18, 2019 1:21:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase stated : "We celebrate the emergence of a new, high quality publication to cover this unique region of the world," External link

pidp Friday, May 31, 2019 10:03:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Suva Fiji ) : "Twelve such operations are engaged currently, mainly from Tailevu and Serua and FHCL provides them with technical and operational guidance," "The mahogany plantation mataqali will receive over $800,000 this year for land rent, while an additional $630, 000 is to be paid as a royalty share for mature trees that have been harvested. The Corporation is expected to sell $16 million worth of processed and semi-processed timber this year to markets in the United States, Caribbean, Asia and Australia as a result of good response from customers who recognize Fiji’s mahogany as a prime species" External link

pidp Monday, May 13, 2019 9:59:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "It always seems that when a Fijian criticizes an Indo-Fijian, he or she is immediately branded a racist. Yet when an Indo-Fijian throws insults at a Fijian, there is either total silence or justification that one is exercising one's democratic rights" External link

pidp Monday, May 13, 2019 12:51:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase told : "I am convinced that the rise of promiscuity, sexually transmitted diseases and accidental teenage pregnancies, is directly linked to the influence of the media," External link

pidp Thursday, April 18, 2019 8:57:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "We need you in the business community because we must increase investment in order to achiever further growth in exports, diversify and broaden our country's economic base, create more jobs, and grow the national wealth," External link

pidp Sunday, April 7, 2019 10:15:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "Inevitably, as in any country, there will be those disadvantaged sections of society who will require the special helping hand of the state" External link

pidp Sunday, April 7, 2019 10:15:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "We are sorry that we shall miss your support and services in the area of foreign affairs and diplomacy, but I am sure your new portfolio responsibility in Communication and High Technology will be equally challenging. " External link

pidp Thursday, March 28, 2019 12:29:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Suva Fiji ) : "It has the potential to give Fiji a $1 billion industry by 2025. Early plans envisage the production of energy from copra, forest and agricultural products, as well as from cane and sugar," "What we propose will fit in well with the reform. It is an ambitious scheme for diversifying and strengthening an industry, which must be transformed for survival," External link

pidp Monday, February 25, 2019 11:51:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Amnesty ) : "There will be changes, particularly in the Amnesty provision, following good points raised by the public so that the Bill is constitutional and in accordance with the Bill of Rights," "Plus it does not interfere with the judiciary, police, and the Director of Public Prosecutions" External link

pidp Thursday, February 14, 2019 11:23:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I do not see any good reason why he is jumping up and down. He is a one-member party. It is not that their views are not important but their views will be heard in the due course," "We are talking with the Fiji Labour Party now because any changes to ALTA or to the 1997 Constitution must have the agreement of the Labour party and no other party. It is important that the Talanoa is with the party but I am concerned for the minorities as well and I will hear their views at the right time" External link

pidp Wednesday, February 13, 2019 3:03:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I think it’s always useful to get around the table and talk about issues, particularly at this level, issues that are important and sensitive," "We have quite a few of those (issues) confronting the Government" External link

pidp Saturday, January 12, 2019 8:13:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase told : "The Talanoa discussions are another example of what Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara named the 'Pacific Way' -- a way of discussing issues, drawing on the island traditions of consensus," External link

pidp Wednesday, December 19, 2018 11:47:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "While in Fiji we will also take the opportunity to discuss with him some of the summit outcomes," External link

pidp Monday, December 17, 2018 2:52:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "Although we have learned to coexist, without the racial violence and hatred common elsewhere, we are still a country divided, especially in politics," External link

pidp Saturday, December 9, 2017 3:47:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I believe that such informal discussions between the interim Prime Minister and me should continue because this could lead to something positive," External link

pidp Wednesday, December 6, 2017 5:24:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Frank Bainimarama ) : "The ball is in Commodore Bainimarama’s court at the moment and it’s up to him whether he wants to have another meeting with me or not," "But I believe regular meetings should boost our confidence in each other and also help us understand our differences" External link

pidp Wednesday, December 6, 2017 5:24:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Pacific Islanders ) : "Climate change is dear to our hearts in the region and the Pacific Island Forum countries are grateful that Japan is continuing to have a high level of representation in Post-Forum Dialogues," External link

pidp Thursday, November 23, 2017 8:14:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I've got a very good team and I would like to retain as many as possible but a decision on that will be made very shortly," External link

pidp Friday, November 10, 2017 6:25:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "We could be looking at the end of the year and we will be advising His Excellency on that soon" External link

pidp Friday, November 10, 2017 6:25:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "We have returned to constitutional rule and parliamentary democracy. The Fiji Labour Party has challenged the full constitutionality of my multi-party Cabinet. Given the national importance of clarifying this issue at the earliest opportunity, my Government has joined the FLP in co-submitting this case to the Fiji Court of Appeal," "My Government is also seeking advisory opinion from the Supreme Court on the constitutionality of the appointment of Senators nominated by the Leader of the Opposition. This demonstrates our commitment to the rule of law," External link

pidp Wednesday, October 11, 2017 7:44:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase asked : "How long will it take for more rural Fijians to become successful commercial farmers?" External link

pidp Thursday, October 5, 2017 5:28:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "On the question of a multi-party Cabinet, the meeting decided to await the outcome of the Government’s appeal to the Supreme Court, but efforts will be made to continue to explore possibilities of working together," External link

pidp Thursday, September 7, 2017 11:22:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "It was a traumatic day for the whole of Fiji," External link

abc-au Monday, December 5, 2016 5:58:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "It was a traumatic day for the whole of Fiji," External link

radioaustralianews Monday, December 5, 2016 5:29:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "It was a traumatic day for the whole of Fiji," External link

radioaustralia Monday, December 5, 2016 4:46:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
former prime minister2.62%EN09/17/201317/09/2013
primer ministro3.79%ES04/14/200914/04/2009
prime minister65.89%EN11/21/200821/11/2008
premier ministre6.12%FR01/05/200705/01/2007
premier2.04%DE12/22/200622/12/2006
premier2.04%NL12/22/200622/12/2006
premier2.04%SL12/22/200622/12/2006
premier2.04%PT12/22/200622/12/2006
premier2.04%EN12/22/200622/12/2006
premier2.04%IT12/22/200622/12/2006
leader0.58%EN12/12/200612/12/2006
fijian prime minister3.79%EN12/09/200609/12/2006
ministro3.21%IT12/09/200609/12/2006
nacionalista0.29%PT12/05/200605/12/2006
chef0.29%DE12/05/200605/12/2006
of fiji prime minister0.29%EN12/05/200605/12/2006
minister0.58%EN05/22/200622/05/2006
nationalist leader0.29%EN05/18/200618/05/2006
Names Lang Count
Laisenia QaraseEN12.05%
Laisenia QaraseFR9.64%
Laisenia QaraseEU9.64%
Laisenia QaraseGL9.64%
Laisenia QaraseDE9.64%
Laisenia QaraseSV9.64%
Laisenia QaraseID9.64%
Laisenia QarasePL9.64%
Laisenia QaraseES9.64%
Laisenia QaraseFI9.64%
Laisenia QuaraseIT0.80%
Laisenia QaraseSA0.40%
Laisenia QaraeseIT0.00%
Laisenia QareseEN0.00%
Laiseina QaraseNL0.00%
Laisene QaraseEN0.00%
Laisenio QaraseaSL0.00%
Laisenia QarasSV0.00%
Laisenia KaraseSL0.00%


 
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Marian Hobbs said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "I was pleased to hear that Prime Minister Qarase was on Radio New Zealand this morning debating the bill," External link

pidp Monday, September 9, 2019 9:32:00 AM EAT

Labor said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "Whatever Qarase gives us we'll go with it," External link

pidp Friday, July 12, 2019 7:28:00 AM EAT

Mahendra Chaudhry said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "Qarase is acting like a dictator. He is blatantly defying the constitution. He has no respect and regard for the rule of law," External link

pidp Friday, June 21, 2019 3:28:00 AM EAT

Mesake Koroi said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "Mr. Qarase described some journalists as 'uncertain interviewers, poor verbal communicators, having problems with accuracy and are short on current affairs knowledge.' That's quite a mouthful from the prime minister but he may have a point there," External link

pidp Thursday, January 17, 2019 2:23:00 AM EAT

Brij Lal said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "Racially based affirmative action policies, deeply contested by other communities, will face scrutiny when results do not match expectations," "Qarase's assurance to other communities, especially the Indo-Fijians, that they have nothing to fear from his government, that their legitimate political rights would be protected, ring hollow in the face of his nationalist pronouncements" External link

pidp Friday, December 21, 2018 10:55:00 AM EAT

Ratu Josefa said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "In my view, there is evidence that a large number of Fijians had confidence in the Interim Administration and its leader, Mr. Qarase," "The Court of Appeal said that they were not able to prove they have the popular support of the people. But the overwhelming show of support and confidence in them by the GCC (Great Council of Chiefs), on behalf of the Fijians and Rotumans, the majority community in Fiji, paints a totally different picture" External link

pidp Friday, November 10, 2017 6:25:00 AM EAT

Frank Bainimarama said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "He was the vice-president after the events of 2000 and he tried very hard to work a way out between me as the commander of the military and the then prime minister Laisenia Qarase in the impasse that was in place then," External link

fijitimes Sunday, October 2, 2016 12:53:00 AM EAT

Ro Teimumu Kepa said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "This position of party leader is coming up for endorsement later this month and we all have been informed that various people are there for nomination. I am not one of them," "I believe that after Laisenia Qarase, who was our first party leader, he served very well in that position and after him, I came through the interim and those difficult times before the 2014 elections" External link

pidp Sunday, July 3, 2016 9:48:00 PM EAT

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Laisenia Qarase

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Laisenia Qarase said : "There can be no lasting peace, harmony and stability in Fiji unless we deal with this issue," External link

pidp Wednesday, November 13, 2019 11:48:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I am happy and expecting the group at my village. The villagers of Vanuabalavau and especially those from my village will be welcoming the group," External link

pidp Tuesday, November 12, 2019 12:37:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "The standards of journalism they maintain remind us of what is possible," "They know their business, they can write, they are accurate, they take time to understand issues and they can be trusted" External link

pidp Wednesday, October 16, 2019 9:24:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase told : "It is important for them to be part of discussions on land issues because changes my Government proposes to put forward would require amendments to the Agriculture Landlord and Tenant Act," External link

pidp Tuesday, October 15, 2019 7:20:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "His majesty was closely related to a number of chiefly households in Fiji," "He served Tonga with dedication for nearly 60 years. His majesty steered the kingdom through an era of change and modernization" External link

pidp Sunday, September 29, 2019 4:30:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Fiji Islands ) : "In this era of high technology and globalization, there is no better source of knowledge and expertise in human resource development for us in the Pacific Islands region to tap than Japan" External link

pidp Sunday, September 22, 2019 12:44:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Frank Bainimarama ) : "We are waiting for a response from Commodore Bainimarama" External link

pidp Wednesday, September 18, 2019 3:31:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "It was a private visit. I visited a person I knew and who is the vice-president of my party. Talks we had is not for public consumption," External link

pidp Friday, September 13, 2019 9:29:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Mahendra Chaudhry ) : "No, I'm not prepared to work with Chaudhry," "Either he forms the government, or I form the government" External link

pidp Thursday, August 29, 2019 7:29:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "This morning I convened a meeting of the National Security Council to discuss recent public outbursts by the commander of the Fiji Military Forces, as reported in the media," "Both the military and the police advised that there was no cause for alarm. There was no threat to order and security. Government, through the Ministry of Home Affairs, will continue to closely coordinate the security forces in monitoring the situation. I have duly informed the President Ratu Josefa Iloilo and the Vice President Ratu Joni Madraiwiwi of the advice from the military and the police, and the continuing monitoring role of the Ministry of Home Affairs" External link

pidp Thursday, August 8, 2019 4:33:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "That is what SDL is trying to do, but it’s difficult to control people," "All I can say is that I ask people to try and not personalize campaigns and stick to issues. I think if they stick to issues it’s much better for the country" External link

pidp Sunday, August 4, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I gave him the assurance that as far as Fiji is concerned, we have recognised only one China from the time we established diplomatic relations and that position has not changed," "I said that as long as we are in government, there will be no change in that policy and we believe in the one China policy and we are adhering to it and we will continue to do that. That was received quite well by the President" External link

pidp Thursday, July 18, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "The invitation is open there is no time limit to it. It really depends on his schedule," External link

pidp Thursday, July 18, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "The trade of course is in China's favour and really the challenge is for Fiji to try and identify some products that might sell in China," External link

pidp Thursday, July 18, 2019 7:28:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I have a right to expect that the media are well-informed and professional," External link

pidp Tuesday, June 18, 2019 1:21:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "Many people in the community have the same feeling. The credibility of the reporting of Fiji One is a real issue," External link

pidp Tuesday, June 18, 2019 1:21:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase stated : "We celebrate the emergence of a new, high quality publication to cover this unique region of the world," External link

pidp Friday, May 31, 2019 10:03:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Suva Fiji ) : "Twelve such operations are engaged currently, mainly from Tailevu and Serua and FHCL provides them with technical and operational guidance," "The mahogany plantation mataqali will receive over $800,000 this year for land rent, while an additional $630, 000 is to be paid as a royalty share for mature trees that have been harvested. The Corporation is expected to sell $16 million worth of processed and semi-processed timber this year to markets in the United States, Caribbean, Asia and Australia as a result of good response from customers who recognize Fiji’s mahogany as a prime species" External link

pidp Monday, May 13, 2019 9:59:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "It always seems that when a Fijian criticizes an Indo-Fijian, he or she is immediately branded a racist. Yet when an Indo-Fijian throws insults at a Fijian, there is either total silence or justification that one is exercising one's democratic rights" External link

pidp Monday, May 13, 2019 12:51:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase told : "I am convinced that the rise of promiscuity, sexually transmitted diseases and accidental teenage pregnancies, is directly linked to the influence of the media," External link

pidp Thursday, April 18, 2019 8:57:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "We need you in the business community because we must increase investment in order to achiever further growth in exports, diversify and broaden our country's economic base, create more jobs, and grow the national wealth," External link

pidp Sunday, April 7, 2019 10:15:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "Inevitably, as in any country, there will be those disadvantaged sections of society who will require the special helping hand of the state" External link

pidp Sunday, April 7, 2019 10:15:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "We are sorry that we shall miss your support and services in the area of foreign affairs and diplomacy, but I am sure your new portfolio responsibility in Communication and High Technology will be equally challenging. " External link

pidp Thursday, March 28, 2019 12:29:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Suva Fiji ) : "It has the potential to give Fiji a $1 billion industry by 2025. Early plans envisage the production of energy from copra, forest and agricultural products, as well as from cane and sugar," "What we propose will fit in well with the reform. It is an ambitious scheme for diversifying and strengthening an industry, which must be transformed for survival," External link

pidp Monday, February 25, 2019 11:51:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Amnesty ) : "There will be changes, particularly in the Amnesty provision, following good points raised by the public so that the Bill is constitutional and in accordance with the Bill of Rights," "Plus it does not interfere with the judiciary, police, and the Director of Public Prosecutions" External link

pidp Thursday, February 14, 2019 11:23:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I do not see any good reason why he is jumping up and down. He is a one-member party. It is not that their views are not important but their views will be heard in the due course," "We are talking with the Fiji Labour Party now because any changes to ALTA or to the 1997 Constitution must have the agreement of the Labour party and no other party. It is important that the Talanoa is with the party but I am concerned for the minorities as well and I will hear their views at the right time" External link

pidp Wednesday, February 13, 2019 3:03:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I think it’s always useful to get around the table and talk about issues, particularly at this level, issues that are important and sensitive," "We have quite a few of those (issues) confronting the Government" External link

pidp Saturday, January 12, 2019 8:13:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase told : "The Talanoa discussions are another example of what Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara named the 'Pacific Way' -- a way of discussing issues, drawing on the island traditions of consensus," External link

pidp Wednesday, December 19, 2018 11:47:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "While in Fiji we will also take the opportunity to discuss with him some of the summit outcomes," External link

pidp Monday, December 17, 2018 2:52:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "Although we have learned to coexist, without the racial violence and hatred common elsewhere, we are still a country divided, especially in politics," External link

pidp Saturday, December 9, 2017 3:47:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I believe that such informal discussions between the interim Prime Minister and me should continue because this could lead to something positive," External link

pidp Wednesday, December 6, 2017 5:24:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Frank Bainimarama ) : "The ball is in Commodore Bainimarama’s court at the moment and it’s up to him whether he wants to have another meeting with me or not," "But I believe regular meetings should boost our confidence in each other and also help us understand our differences" External link

pidp Wednesday, December 6, 2017 5:24:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said ( about Pacific Islanders ) : "Climate change is dear to our hearts in the region and the Pacific Island Forum countries are grateful that Japan is continuing to have a high level of representation in Post-Forum Dialogues," External link

pidp Thursday, November 23, 2017 8:14:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "I've got a very good team and I would like to retain as many as possible but a decision on that will be made very shortly," External link

pidp Friday, November 10, 2017 6:25:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "We could be looking at the end of the year and we will be advising His Excellency on that soon" External link

pidp Friday, November 10, 2017 6:25:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "We have returned to constitutional rule and parliamentary democracy. The Fiji Labour Party has challenged the full constitutionality of my multi-party Cabinet. Given the national importance of clarifying this issue at the earliest opportunity, my Government has joined the FLP in co-submitting this case to the Fiji Court of Appeal," "My Government is also seeking advisory opinion from the Supreme Court on the constitutionality of the appointment of Senators nominated by the Leader of the Opposition. This demonstrates our commitment to the rule of law," External link

pidp Wednesday, October 11, 2017 7:44:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase asked : "How long will it take for more rural Fijians to become successful commercial farmers?" External link

pidp Thursday, October 5, 2017 5:28:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "On the question of a multi-party Cabinet, the meeting decided to await the outcome of the Government’s appeal to the Supreme Court, but efforts will be made to continue to explore possibilities of working together," External link

pidp Thursday, September 7, 2017 11:22:00 PM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "It was a traumatic day for the whole of Fiji," External link

abc-au Monday, December 5, 2016 5:58:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "It was a traumatic day for the whole of Fiji," External link

radioaustralianews Monday, December 5, 2016 5:29:00 AM EAT

Laisenia Qarase said : "It was a traumatic day for the whole of Fiji," External link

radioaustralia Monday, December 5, 2016 4:46:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
former prime minister2.62%EN09/17/201317/09/2013
primer ministro3.79%ES04/14/200914/04/2009
prime minister65.89%EN11/21/200821/11/2008
premier ministre6.12%FR01/05/200705/01/2007
premier2.04%DE12/22/200622/12/2006
premier2.04%NL12/22/200622/12/2006
premier2.04%SL12/22/200622/12/2006
premier2.04%PT12/22/200622/12/2006
premier2.04%EN12/22/200622/12/2006
premier2.04%IT12/22/200622/12/2006
leader0.58%EN12/12/200612/12/2006
fijian prime minister3.79%EN12/09/200609/12/2006
ministro3.21%IT12/09/200609/12/2006
nacionalista0.29%PT12/05/200605/12/2006
chef0.29%DE12/05/200605/12/2006
of fiji prime minister0.29%EN12/05/200605/12/2006
minister0.58%EN05/22/200622/05/2006
nationalist leader0.29%EN05/18/200618/05/2006
Names Lang Count
Laisenia QaraseEN12.05%
Laisenia QaraseFR9.64%
Laisenia QaraseEU9.64%
Laisenia QaraseGL9.64%
Laisenia QaraseDE9.64%
Laisenia QaraseSV9.64%
Laisenia QaraseID9.64%
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Laisenia QaraseES9.64%
Laisenia QaraseFI9.64%
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Laisenia QaraseSA0.40%
Laisenia QaraeseIT0.00%
Laisenia QareseEN0.00%
Laiseina QaraseNL0.00%
Laisene QaraseEN0.00%
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Marian Hobbs said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "I was pleased to hear that Prime Minister Qarase was on Radio New Zealand this morning debating the bill," External link

pidp Monday, September 9, 2019 9:32:00 AM EAT

Labor said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "Whatever Qarase gives us we'll go with it," External link

pidp Friday, July 12, 2019 7:28:00 AM EAT

Mahendra Chaudhry said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "Qarase is acting like a dictator. He is blatantly defying the constitution. He has no respect and regard for the rule of law," External link

pidp Friday, June 21, 2019 3:28:00 AM EAT

Mesake Koroi said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "Mr. Qarase described some journalists as 'uncertain interviewers, poor verbal communicators, having problems with accuracy and are short on current affairs knowledge.' That's quite a mouthful from the prime minister but he may have a point there," External link

pidp Thursday, January 17, 2019 2:23:00 AM EAT

Brij Lal said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "Racially based affirmative action policies, deeply contested by other communities, will face scrutiny when results do not match expectations," "Qarase's assurance to other communities, especially the Indo-Fijians, that they have nothing to fear from his government, that their legitimate political rights would be protected, ring hollow in the face of his nationalist pronouncements" External link

pidp Friday, December 21, 2018 10:55:00 AM EAT

Ratu Josefa said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "In my view, there is evidence that a large number of Fijians had confidence in the Interim Administration and its leader, Mr. Qarase," "The Court of Appeal said that they were not able to prove they have the popular support of the people. But the overwhelming show of support and confidence in them by the GCC (Great Council of Chiefs), on behalf of the Fijians and Rotumans, the majority community in Fiji, paints a totally different picture" External link

pidp Friday, November 10, 2017 6:25:00 AM EAT

Frank Bainimarama said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "He was the vice-president after the events of 2000 and he tried very hard to work a way out between me as the commander of the military and the then prime minister Laisenia Qarase in the impasse that was in place then," External link

fijitimes Sunday, October 2, 2016 12:53:00 AM EAT

Ro Teimumu Kepa said ( about Laisenia Qarase ) : "This position of party leader is coming up for endorsement later this month and we all have been informed that various people are there for nomination. I am not one of them," "I believe that after Laisenia Qarase, who was our first party leader, he served very well in that position and after him, I came through the interim and those difficult times before the 2014 elections" External link

pidp Sunday, July 3, 2016 9:48:00 PM EAT