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    You Chose To Be Katrina Kapoor, Not Khan

You Chose To Be Katrina Kapoor, Not Khan

Salman Khan’s sister Arpita Khan’s wedding wasn’t just the most extravagant wedding ceremony Bollywood saw this year, it also became a hotbed of interesting incidents! Salman Khan’s baby sister Arpita

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    Xi Help

Xi Help

Five memorandums of understanding are expected to be signed between Fiji and China following bilateral talks between the two countries. Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived into the country last night

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    China Will Strengthen Ties

China Will Strengthen Ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping will be looking at strengthening traditional ties during the bilateral meetings today. Mr Xi, who arrived last night, was welcomed with a traditional ceremony at Sheraton

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    What Was That Word

What Was That Word

Did we hear right? Fiji TV lady got into a spot of bother during the news last night. Let’s just say the word we heard was what pigeons do. And

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    Expenditure Policy

Expenditure Policy

The 2015 Budget has once again allocated a substantial sum of money for the upgrading of roads and bridges network as well as water and sewerage systems. Adequate funding support

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    Budget Delivers

Budget Delivers

The Government anticipates the 2015 National Budget to produce stronger economic performance given that it rests on a sound macro-economic foundation. These were the comments of the Minister for Finance,

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    Opposition Support Some Allocations

Opposition Support Some Allocations

Opposition leader Ro Teimumu Kepa said there were some aspects of the 2015 National Budget announced yesterday which she liked. She referred to it as a very interesting and creative.

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    Policies To Assist FRCA Achieve Target

Policies To Assist FRCA Achieve Target

The Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority is looking forward to the challenge of collecting its 2015 target of $2.363 billion. Chief executive Jitoko Tikolevu made the comment following the 2015

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    FRCA Given Powers To Recover Unpaid Duty

FRCA Given Powers To Recover Unpaid Duty

The Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority now has the power to recover unpaid penalties or fines. This was part of the 2015 National Budget announcement yesterday. Chief executive, Jitoko Tikolevu,

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Federation Welcomes Extra 2% FNPF Contribution From Employers

  Federation Welcomes Extra 2% FNPF Contribution From Employers

Fiji Commerce and Employers Federation says employers were somewhat prepared for the two per cent increase in the Fiji National

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Free Medicine, Better Hospitals

  Free Medicine, Better Hospitals

The Health Ministry will undertake a massive infrastructure development programme to boost medical services. Minister for Health and Medical Services

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Education Spends Big, Aims High

  Education Spends Big, Aims High

Improving the learning quality in schools is a key priority for the Ministry of Education in 2015. Minister of Education

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$239m For Improved Water Access

  $239m For Improved Water Access

The Water Authority of Fiji (WAF) has assured the public of receiving consistent and sustainable water access after being allocated

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Budget Allocates For Fijians Earning Less Than $30K

  Budget Allocates For Fijians Earning Less Than $30K

People need to produce documentation as evidence if they are to qualify for the free water initiative. This was announced

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Speaker Overrules Opposition Objection

  Speaker Overrules Opposition Objection

The Budget address by the Finance Minister Aiyaz Sayed Khaiyum was delayed for about an hour yesterday as both sides

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Police Get Pay Boost

  Police Get Pay Boost

The Fiji Police Force deserve be rewarded for their efforts in maintaining security and law and order, says the Minister

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$24m Late Payout For Police Officers

  $24m Late Payout For Police Officers

A $24-million payout has been announced for the Fiji Police Force for next year as part of the $182m allocated

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$653m Capital Grant For Roads

  $653m Capital Grant For Roads

Government has once again allocated an unprecedented $653 million to the Fiji Roads Authority as a capital grant in the

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Fertiliser Subsidy Extended To Non-Sugar Farmers

  Fertiliser Subsidy Extended To Non-Sugar Farmers

Government has extended the fertiliser subsidy introduced in 2014 to non-sugar farmers. The Minister for Finance, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, announcing the

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Value Addition In Forestry Sector Encouraged

  Value Addition In Forestry Sector Encouraged

Government is encouraging value addition in the forestry sector come next year. Therefore, an increased allocation of $0.55 million has

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Sugar Funding For Fertiliser, Development, New Crop And Cultivators

  Sugar Funding For Fertiliser, Development, New Crop And Cultivators

Government has once again shown commitment to have a sustainable and modernised sugar industry. A total funding of $11.8 million

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Works On US$100m Iron Ore Project Starting

  Works On US$100m Iron Ore Project Starting

the construction of Amex Resources Limited’s Lautoka Port facility is ready to commence with all regulatory approvals in place. The

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Taylor Guitars Supplier Vies For Exporter Awards

  Taylor Guitars Supplier Vies For Exporter Awards

A small-scale mahogany exporting firm has firmly secured, what a lot other competitive operations are working towards: A niche and

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Chinese Support For Iron Ore Project

  Chinese Support For Iron Ore Project

Recognition of the strong Chinese involvement in developing one of Fiji’s significant new enterprises, the Mba Delta Ironsands project, was

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The Man Behind Nike’s Drive To Marry Style With Technology

  The Man Behind Nike’s Drive To Marry Style With Technology

When you’re the giant in a market, it’s difficult not to become complacent and stale. In the past few years,

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Fijian Tuna Processing In China

  Fijian Tuna Processing In China

Tuna caught within Fijian waters by the Guangzhou Pelagic Fishery Company are processed in Guangzhou, China. This company, which has

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No Surprises Impresses Manufacturer

  No Surprises Impresses Manufacturer

The chief executive of one of the biggest manufacturing firms in Fiji says one of the best things about the

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Budget For Airstrips Welcomed, But Hopes To Ease Burden Off Taxpayers

  Budget For Airstrips Welcomed, But Hopes To Ease Burden Off Taxpayers

Airports Fiji Limited has welcomed the $500,000 allocation in the 2015 National Budget. Of this, $200,000 is for the preparatory

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$3.6m For Students Free Milk

  $3.6m For Students Free Milk

Students enrolling for Year One next year have something to look forward to after the Government announced they would be

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