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    $60K for Giants

$60K for Giants

Eroni Tuinaceva Suva The 2014 inkk Mobile Battle of the Giants tournament has been boosted with the $60,000 sponsorship yesterday. Representing the sponsors, CJ Patel Group’s marketing director Nathan Hildebrand

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    Horse Racing – Pepsi Wins PM Cup

Horse Racing – Pepsi Wins PM Cup

WAISEA NASOKIA Nadi Pepsi won the Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama Cup during the inaugural Fiji Open Championship at the Namosau Horse Racing Course in Ba on Sunday. The eight-year-old Ba

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    Our women beat Ethiopia

Our women beat Ethiopia

The Fiji national team registered a convincing win against Ethiopia at the 41st Chess Olympiad at Tromso, Norway on Sunday. “They walked into the venue determined,” captain John Lyons said.

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    Super Rugby – Nadolo Hurt by Racial Slur

Super Rugby – Nadolo Hurt by Racial Slur

Crusader and Flying Fijians star Nemani Nadolo faced an unfortunate backlash in the wake of his side’s loss in the Super Rugby final against the New South Wales Waratahs last

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    Golf – China’s best join Fiji field

Golf – China’s best join Fiji field

China’s best golfers Wu Ashun and Liang Wenchong are among those headed to Fiji to contest the Fiji International golf tournament. To be played from August 14-17 Wu and Liang

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    Why Ba, West Tick

Why Ba, West Tick

A-G: Mixing of races and cultures promotes understanding, tolerance Jyoti Pratibha The diversity and mingling make Ba and parts of the West unique, promoting understanding, tolerance and assimilation. The Attorney-General,

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    CAMPAIGN – CHIEFS VERSUS POLITICS

CAMPAIGN – CHIEFS VERSUS POLITICS

Leaders of Namosi villages speak out AQELA SUSU NAMOSI Namosi village leaders say they support and respect their chief in their traditional role but oppose him in politics. Nasigatoka Village

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    No mining OK given: Seruiratu

No mining OK given: Seruiratu

AQELA SUSU NAMOSI The Minister of Agriculture and FijiFirst candidate nominee Inia Seruiratu yesterday reassured the people of Namosi that no mining licence had been issued for the proposed Waisoi

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    CHURCH – Retired clerics free to choose: Bhagwan

CHURCH – Retired clerics free to choose: Bhagwan

ANA SOVARAKI suva The Methodist Church in Fiji has clarified it has no say on retired church ministers who wished to participate in political rallies and elections campaigns. Secretary for

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A-G Urges Voter Turnout

  A-G Urges Voter Turnout

AQELA SUSU SUVA Attorney-General and Minister Responsible for Elections Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum has called on the Electoral Commission and Fijian Elections

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September 17 – Acting President issues Writ of Election

  September 17 – Acting President issues Writ of Election

The Acting President Chief Justice Anthony Gates yesterday issued the Writ of Election; which calls for the holding of the

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Candidate nominations now open: Saneem

  Candidate nominations now open: Saneem

Litia Cava SUVA The Fijian Elections Office has announced the start of nomination of candidates’ process. This will open today

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ISSUES – Sports All the Way

  ISSUES – Sports All the Way

Parties want boost for investment, infrastructure and youth development JOSUA TUWERE suva There is a smorgasbord of ideas from political

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Bogileka, Lesavua stand for Fiji Labour Party

  Bogileka, Lesavua stand for Fiji Labour Party

ROSI DOVIVERATA Suva Former parliamentarians of the deregistered Party of National Unity (PANU) are now flying the Fiji Labour Party

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Last Day – Voter Registration Rush

  Last Day – Voter Registration Rush

ANA SOVARAKI suva Hundreds lined up to make use of the last day of registration at voter registration centres in

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Senior citizens register at Home

  Senior citizens register at Home

Arun Shankar (left) has been living at the Samabula Senior Citizens Home for three years. He is excited about the

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No politics for now: Naiorosui

  No politics for now: Naiorosui

AQELA SUSU suva Former Housing Authority chief executive Alipate Naiorosui has no intention of pursuing politics at the moment. Mr

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Tourism Industry – New owners, new look for Sandalwood Lodge

  Tourism Industry – New owners, new look for Sandalwood Lodge

$1.5 million Plans to make it a three star property with upgraded facilities JYOTI PRATIBHA NADI After running Sandalwood Lodge

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Agriculture – Ba Agriculture Show Opens

  Agriculture – Ba Agriculture Show Opens

VARANISESE NASILASILA BA The Ba Agriculture Show started yesterday with various stalls showing products ranging from livestock to vegetables at

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Economy – IMF Team concludes our Elections Progress increasing Economic Confidence

  Economy – IMF Team concludes our Elections Progress increasing Economic Confidence

International monetary fund An International Monetary Fund visiting team here on a mission has concluded that Fiji’s progress towards elections

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Technology – Growth potential in data products and services Vodafone Fiji’s Voice and SMS remain main revenue contributors, data revenue strongest growth

  Technology – Growth potential in data products and services Vodafone Fiji’s Voice and SMS remain main revenue contributors, data revenue strongest growth

RACHNA LAL SUVA Vodafone Fiji sees new growth opportunities with data products and services. Connections and demand for internet-enabled devices

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Corporate Charity – Marina Deli donates for a good course

  Corporate Charity – Marina Deli donates for a good course

Also in pipeline opening of an “online” Deli to support such markets as Suva The Marina Deli located at Port

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InterContinental aims to tap North America better with new appointment

  InterContinental aims to tap North America better with new appointment

Bob Parra brings 20 years of marketing and business development experience InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa appointed Bob Parra

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Mission strengthens offshore connections

  Mission strengthens offshore connections

Ramakrishna Mission Fiji secretary, Swami Tadananda, is meeting business and political leaders in Wellington, New Zealand this week. The visit

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HUMANITARIAN EFFORTS – New Home for Farmer Halima

  HUMANITARIAN EFFORTS – New Home for Farmer Halima

NGO has installed 40 new homes and repaired 20 rural community water systems so far Peni Drauna Labasa Halima Bi,

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WOMEN – Qativi Excited Over Suva Visit

  WOMEN – Qativi Excited Over Suva Visit

Ana Sovaraki suva First time Suva visitor, Seini Qativi, of Dalomo Village Bua, is overwhelmed by city size and the

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Korean musician to perform concert here

  Korean musician to perform  concert here

Wati Talebula suva Koreans and Fijians in Fiji will be joining a renowned singer from Korea, Hyung-ju Yoon. Mr Yoon

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INVITIATION – Concentration camp survivor coming

  INVITIATION – Concentration camp survivor coming

Bambi Nancy Shen to feature at women’s expo This week’s first National Women’s Expo will feature Bambi Nancy Shen, a

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MEETING – Marama ni Yavusa Summit a First

  MEETING – Marama ni Yavusa Summit a First

Dr Luveni: Traditional leaders have opportunity to strengthen their roles Wati Talebula suva Fifty traditional women leaders from across the

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