Government of the Federated States of Micronesia

Gaius Nedlic Nominated as Kosrae IDF Member

PALIKIR, Pohnpei (FSM Information Service): May 6, 1998 - President Jacob Nena nominated Gaius F. Nedlic as Kosrae State representative to serve on the Investment Development Fund (IDF) Board pursuant to an agreement between the US and the FSM governments, according to an April 29th letter to Congress Speaker Jack Fritz.

FSM President appoints five of the eight members with the advice and consent of Congress. The other three are appointed by the US President.

In recommending Nedlic, Governor Moses Mackwelung recommended him being a member of his Cabinet as Director of the Department of Administration. Adding he is confident Nedlic will adequately represent Kosrae on the Board.

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FSM Office of the President
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P.O Box 34
Palikir Station, Pohnpei, FM 96941
Tel.: (691) 320-2548/2092
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