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    Honiara Schedule Reinforces Swire’s Commitment

Honiara Schedule Reinforces Swire’s Commitment

With Honiara’s inclusion as a regular scheduled port call under the Bali Hai Service, its shipping agents are anticipating faster and more reliable services from Fiji. Pacific Agencies (Fiji) Limited

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    Lin Discusses Challenges And Strengths In Industry

Lin Discusses Challenges And Strengths In Industry

For Shipping Service (Fiji) Limited  new chief executive, Jeffrey Lin, joining the industry was not a matter of choice. Former chief executive, Bernard Hong-Tiy takes over his father’s (Francis Hong-Tiy)

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    Sri Lankan Ship Expert To Address Pacific Maritime Transport Alliance Conference

Sri Lankan Ship Expert To Address Pacific Maritime Transport Alliance Conference

The director of Aitken Spence PLC, Dr Parakrama Dissanayake, will address the 39th Pacific Maritime Transport Alliance Conference which gets underway in Niue today. Aitken Spence PLC is the Sri

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    Act Local, Think Global

Act Local, Think Global

Ms. Mavis Joseph, a Legal, Risks and Audit officer with the Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) has been awarded a partial scholarship, through the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) International

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    One Stop Shop For Mariners

One Stop Shop For Mariners

Boat operators around the Mua-i-Walu Port do not have to look a far to get their marine products and industrial safety supplies. Shiv Enterprises has now opened an outlet at

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    Top Ref Helps

Top Ref Helps

International rugby referee Alain Rolland was at the Vodafone Flying Fijians camp in Toulouse, France, where he spent time with the players. Rolland educated the players on key areas of

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    Students Told Of Job Opportunities

Students Told Of Job Opportunities

The Fiji Maritime Academy (FMA) has assured its aspiring students that there are job opportunities on foreign shipping companies. On this note, the Academy has encouraged its students they must

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    Bad Weather Forces Cancellation

Bad Weather Forces Cancellation

Passengers bound for Northern Lau were sent back home yesterday after the MV Lady Sandy cancelled the trip because of bad weather. A strong wind warning forecasted by the Fiji

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    First Aid Workshop To Benefit Officials

First Aid Workshop To Benefit Officials

The Fiji Volleyball Federation through the Volleyball Australia and Australian AID has started Fiji volleyball’s first ever Sports First Aid Programme. The programme was held at the FASANOC Boardroom and

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Sailors Prepare For Cyclone Season

  Sailors Prepare For Cyclone Season

Sailors at the Vuda Marina are well-prepared for the cyclone season, which is from November to April. Marina general manager

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FRU Must Hold AGM: Tabualevu

  FRU Must Hold AGM: Tabualevu

The Fiji Rugby Union is running out of time to hold their annual general meeting (AGM). After failing to convene

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Police Wins 3 Gold Medals

  Police Wins 3 Gold Medals

The Police Boxing Club has won three gold medals in the 2014 ANZ Ratu Sukuna Bowl Boxing competition at the

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Ratu Sukuna Bowl $40,000

  Ratu Sukuna Bowl $40,000

From left; Republic of Fiji Military Forces Chief-of Staff Land Force Lieutenant-Colonel Alipate Vosaicake and  Fiji Navy Commander John Fox

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Military Kept Promise: Chief

  Military Kept Promise: Chief

The military yesterday made a traditional presentation to Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama as a show of support and gratitude. The

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Companies Warned

  Companies Warned

Foreign companies in the North have been warned to comply with Fiji’s laws or lose their registration. The warning has

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Bishop Keeps Promise To Attend Fiji-Australia Business Forum

  Bishop Keeps Promise To Attend Fiji-Australia Business Forum

The Australian Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, keeps a promise in Suva this week. She will attend the 21st Fiji Australia

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Criticism Hypocritical

  Criticism Hypocritical

The very people who advocate preferential treatment for one ethnic group are crying foul over the Prime Minister’s development priorities.

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Honest opinion

  Honest opinion

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama’s comment in Bua last weekend should not be misinterpreted. Dickie Bird said the PM had indicated

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Fijian Tourism Development Plan On Track For Launch By Year End

  Fijian Tourism Development Plan On Track For Launch By Year End

The new Tourism Development Plan for Fiji is scheduled to be launched before the end of the year. Tourism Minister,

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Bradley: Exporting Do’s In Global Market

  Bradley: Exporting  Do’s In Global Market

Investment Fiji has urged exporters to take advantage of Government’s crucial policies and reforms to ensure better representation in the

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Timber Exporter Plans To Build On Seminar

  Timber Exporter Plans To Build On Seminar

Timber exporter, Green Lumber Solutions Limited’s chief executive Jone Koroi, knows only too well the risks involved in exporting. But

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$1.93 Billion Target Set for Visitor Spend By 2020

  $1.93 Billion Target Set for Visitor Spend By 2020

The Tourism Ministry is targeting $1.93 billion in direct visitor spending in Fiji by 2020, a target well achievable says

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Revamp In Tourism Fiji, More Training, New Ideas

  Revamp In Tourism Fiji, More Training, New Ideas

Work has already started for all agents across the globe selling Fiji as a destination to get new training in

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On Track For record Visitor Arrivals This Year

  On Track For record Visitor Arrivals This Year

Fiji received 678,527 visitors in the twelve months to September 2014. This is a 2.5 per cent increase on the

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HOTEC Trade Show Gets Underway

  HOTEC Trade Show Gets Underway

The HOTEC Trade Show gets underway at the Sofitel Fiji Resort and Spa on Denarau Island today. Chief guest for

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Fijians Safe From Ebola: Salacakau

  Fijians Safe From Ebola: Salacakau

Fiji’s Ambassador to South Africa Ben Salacakau has reassured that all Fijians living in Southern areas of Africa were safe

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Good Memories To Take: Smith-Johns

  Good Memories To Take: Smith-Johns

‘I am leaving with a heavy heart,” said Permanent Secretary for the Department of Information and National Archives, Sharon Smith-Johns.

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Students Happy With First Paper

  Students Happy With First Paper

Year 13 students of Ballantine Memorial School in Delainavesi, Lami, yesterday completed their first examination paper. Perina Vakataqaqa, 19, said

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North Road urgency

  North Road urgency

The Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Pio Tikoduadua wants quicker updates on road projects to help him answer questions from

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