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    Jannif Resigns From USP To Take Up FNU Chancellor Post

Jannif Resigns From USP To Take Up FNU Chancellor Post

The University of the South Pacific (USP) has announced the resignation of its Pro – Chancellor and Chairman, Ikbal Jannif, from the USP Council with effect from 13 April 2015.

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    Man Dies In Road Accident

Man Dies In Road Accident

A 30 year old contractor of Vatutu, Nadi has become the country’s latest road fatality following an accident at Denarau Road, Nadi yesterday afternoon. This once again renews calls by

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    PM Voreqe Bainimarama Reply To Ro Teimumu Statement

PM Voreqe Bainimarama Reply To Ro Teimumu Statement

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    No Threat To iTaukei: PM

No Threat To iTaukei: PM

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama says the new boarding policy for Government schools is no threat to indigenous culture or way of life. He said in Suva yesterday during a media

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    Sikhs Celebrate Baisakhi

Sikhs Celebrate Baisakhi

Sikhs in Fiji and around the world yesterday celebrated Baisakhi which is also known as Vaisakhi. People in the Punjab region regard Baisakhi as a harvest festival and thanksgiving. Hundreds

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    Nothing Is free

Nothing Is free

What’s up with Christian 24-hour TV network TBN (Trinity Broadcasting Network)? Dickie Bird said for weeks everything had gone blank on the designated channel to the disappointment of its many

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    Dredging Plans For Ports Of Entry

Dredging Plans For Ports Of Entry

Fiji Ports Terminal Limited is looking at the development of a scheduled dredging plan. Consultants are understood to be undertaking the initial scoping exercise for Ports of Suva and Lautoka.

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    Register For Free Medicine: Bhatnagar

Register For Free Medicine: Bhatnagar

Members of the public are encouraged to register with Government’s free medicine initiative. The Assistant Minister for Health and Medical Services, Veena Bhatnagar launched the free medicine initiative at the

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    Mobile Eye Clinic Launched

Mobile Eye Clinic Launched

The new Mobile Eye Clinic is designed to dramatically reduce the burden of non-communicable diseases (NCD) like cataract and diabetes-related eye disease. This was relayed yesterday during the launching of

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Fiji Airways And Air Vanuatu Sign New Codeshare Agreement

  Fiji Airways And Air Vanuatu Sign New Codeshare Agreement

A new codeshare agreement between the national carriers of Fiji and Vanuatu, Fiji Airways and Air Vanuatu, will see seven

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Tourism Association Presents I Reguregu To Late Tui Nasavusavu

  Tourism Association Presents I Reguregu To Late Tui Nasavusavu

The Savusavu Tourism Association presented its i reguregu to the chiefly family of the Tui Nasavusavu at Nukubalavu village in

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Tourism Fiji Hosts Chinese Media For Famil

  Tourism Fiji Hosts Chinese Media For Famil

Tourism Fiji is hosting six elite media personnel from China to a familiarisation tour this week to increase tourist visitor

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New India Assurance Outlook Positive With Growth Recorded

  New India Assurance Outlook Positive With Growth Recorded

New India Assurance, operational in Fiji for over 60 years, says its business performance here continues to improve. The company

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Increase Projected For Yaqona Exports

  Increase Projected For Yaqona Exports

Annual Yaqona exports are projected to increase from $10 million to $20 million annually. Fiji’s annual Yaqona export earning has

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Rabaul Queen Owner To Stand Trial For Manslaughter

  Rabaul Queen Owner To Stand Trial For Manslaughter

Rabaul Queen shipowner, Captain Peter Sharp, will stand trial for those killed on board the ferry when it went down

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Waterfront Traffic: Iver Exporter – April 10

  Waterfront Traffic: Iver Exporter – April 10

As the economy grows, it is given that so will the demand for fossil fuel. The past week, another oil

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Fiji Ports Moves To Protect Human Capital, Remain Competitive

  Fiji Ports Moves To Protect Human Capital, Remain Competitive

Fiji Ports Corporation Limited has concluded a number of revamping projects in various departments to ensure it protects the company’s

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Franchise Scheme Reduced To Eight Routes

  Franchise Scheme Reduced To Eight Routes

The Government Shipping Franchise scheme has now been reduced to eight routes. This was confirmed by the Permanent Secretary for

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Ferry Starts Nabouwalu Service

  Ferry Starts Nabouwalu Service

The MV Westerland is back in full service after undergoing repair works last week. On April 9, Bligh Water Shipping

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Bauxite Shipment Off To China

  Bauxite Shipment Off To China

A total of 79,500 metric tonnes of bauxite were shipped off to China last Sunday. Aurum Exploration Fiji managing director

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Talei’s Love For Ships

  Talei’s Love For Ships

Twenty-one-year-old Akanisi Talei has developed a fascination for ships. From a mechanical engineering background, to a marine workshop for practical,

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Fiji, India Boost Defence Ties

  Fiji, India Boost Defence Ties

India’s Defence Advisor based in Canberra, Australia, Captain (Navy) Chetan Chandegave is in the country on an introductory visit to

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Islanders Tell Of Lies

  Islanders Tell Of Lies

Tuvuca villagers in Lau commended Government officials touring the group for answering their querries after they were allegedly lied to

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Facelift For Tuvuca School

  Facelift For Tuvuca School

Tauvuca Village School in the Lau Group will get a facelift in June, thanks to Government and the Australia’s Access

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Father Gets 11 Years For Robbery

  Father Gets 11 Years For Robbery

A man found guilty for aggravated robbery has been sentenced to 11 years four months imprisonment by the High Court

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New Fiji Diplomatic Plan Out Soon

  New Fiji Diplomatic Plan Out Soon

Stakeholders are meeting in Holiday Inn to assist Fiji in formulation of its foreign policies. A first of its kind

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Aust, NZ Media Wrong: Ratu Inoke

  Aust, NZ Media Wrong: Ratu Inoke

Fiji’s position on the involvement of Australia and New Zealand in Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) does not in any way

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Global Event Brings Duo Here

  Global Event Brings Duo Here

Awestruck! This is one word that Annual Global Scavenger Hunt competitors, Tamyra Nash and her daughter Kate Nash, described Fiji

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Accused Remanded In Custody

  Accused Remanded In Custody

A 34-year-old man appeared in the Ba Magistrates Court on Monday for allegedly burning his wife. The accused, Ventesh Permal,

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