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    Qarase Claims $600K More

Qarase Claims $600K More

Former Prime Minister Laisenia Qarase is claiming further entitlements totalling $637,926.36 relating to expenses for telephone, medical and support staff. This is on top of the $583,263.64 (including gratuity) that

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    Fiji Eyes Open Ties With Japan

Fiji Eyes Open Ties With Japan

Fiji is looking forward to a more open and direct relationship with Japan. Fijian Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama last night said that they were now laying the groundwork for such

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    Support Pours In From Japan

Support Pours In From Japan

Japan has pledged financial assistance for Fiji towards improving telecommunication and disaster risk management. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at a media conference on Tuesday night revealed that 900million Yen

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    Committee Starts Selection Process

Committee Starts Selection Process

The National Flag Committee met yesterday to begin the process of going over the more than 1400 entries submitted during the competition, which ended on May 1. The Chair of

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    Land For Squatter Residents

Land For Squatter Residents

The Nasinu Land Purchase and Fiji Muslim League has given 10 acres of their land to be subdivided for relocation of people living in squatter settlements. The chairman of the

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    Bus No Service

Bus No Service

Yesterday most of the workers who usually catch the 7am Mead Road bus to Walu Bay were late. There was no 7am bus. Why? Mickey Birds asks the company involved

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    What A-G Said About Qarase Claim

What A-G Said About Qarase Claim

This is the text of the answer provided by the Attorney-General and Minister for Finance Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum to a question by the Leader of the Opposition, Ro Teimumu Kepa in

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    New Partners Help, Says Ratu Inoke

New Partners Help, Says Ratu Inoke

The release of our Fijian peacekeepers last year from the Al Nusra rebels in the Golan Heights was possible through our new diplomatic relationships. This was stressed by Minister for

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    Kumar Promises FEA Help

Kumar Promises FEA Help

Fiji Electricity Authority (FEA) consumers can transit from Fiji (FEA) power supplied electricity to cash power electricity. This was confirmed by Minister for Local Government, Housing, Environment, Infrastructure and Transport,

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Speaker: A-G In Committee

  Speaker:  A-G In Committee

Speaker to Parliament Dr Jiko Luveni has said Attorney- General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum can be part of the Privileges Committee Hearing

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Media Appear Before Committee

  Media Appear Before Committee

Journalists appeared before the Privileges Committee on Tuesday afternoon. The Committee is chaired by the Deputy Speaker of Parliament Ruveni

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Vodafone Boost, Acquires Datec

  Vodafone Boost, Acquires Datec

Vodafone Fiji Limited has confirmed 100 per cent acquisition of IT company, Datec (Fiji) Limited. Vodafone Fiji board chairman, Ajith

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Fiji Airways Damaged Airbus Flown To Brisbane For Repairs

  Fiji Airways Damaged Airbus Flown To Brisbane For Repairs

The Fiji Airways Airbus A330-200 (Island of Namuka-i-Lau) involved in the tarmac incident the past Saturday is now in Brisbane,

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EU Proposes To Stop EPA Talks For Three Years

  EU Proposes To Stop EPA Talks For Three Years

The European Union has proposed to stop the Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) negotiations with the Pacific ACP (African Caribbean

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Signs Of Recovery At PAFCO As It Upgrades Facility

  Signs Of Recovery At PAFCO As It Upgrades Facility

Exciting times are ahead for Government’s Pacific Fishing Company Limited as it begins to recover from it once ailing status.

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Push For Resource Mobilisation

  Push For Resource Mobilisation

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) has urged Asia-Pacific governments to focus on

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New Traffic Flows At Fiji Ports Terminals

  New Traffic Flows At Fiji Ports Terminals

Fiji Ports Terminal Limited is formulating a new traffic flow system at all its shipping ports in a bid to

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Paradise Beverages Rewarded For Health And Safety Excellence

  Paradise Beverages Rewarded For Health And Safety Excellence

Coca-Cola Amatil’s Fiji-based Paradise Beverages was recently awarded Best Practice in OHS Management for the Corporate Category by Fiji’s Ministry

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Congestion Along Makoi To Be Expected

  Congestion Along Makoi To Be Expected

Motorists travelling along the Makoi and Omkaar stretch in Nasinu should be expecting a slow flow in traffic this month.

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Police Posts To Run Solar

  Police Posts To Run Solar

The Deputy Commissioner of Fiji Police (Operations), Isikeli Vuniwaqa says that all police posts in Fiji should be running on

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Witness Explains Cash Cheques, Resignation

  Witness Explains Cash Cheques, Resignation

An accomplice witness has told the court he resigned from his former employer after he received threats from the director

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Yauvoli Meets Indonesian Delegation

  Yauvoli Meets Indonesian Delegation

The Pacific Island Development Forum’s (PIDF) interim Secretary-General, Amena Yauvoli yesterday met an Indonesian delegation in Suva to discuss bilateral

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Security Checks For Fruit Fly Pest

  Security Checks For Fruit Fly Pest

Security checks have been instituted at Oinafa Jetty on Rotuma to prevent the spread of fruit flies into Fiji. The

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EDITORIAL: Japan Recognises The Real Pacific Wway, Leadership

  EDITORIAL: Japan Recognises The Real Pacific Wway, Leadership

Foreign Affairs Minister Ratu Inoke Kubuabola rightfully pointed out in Parliament yesterday that Fiji was considered the pre-eminent leader in

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Letters To The Editor, May 21, 2015

  Letters To The Editor, May 21, 2015

7s rugby not ‘pani’ Timoci Gaunavinaka, Nausori Some critics are saying that Fiji’s victory in winning the IRB Series is

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FOCUS: PM’s Continuing Japan Message

  FOCUS: PM’s Continuing Japan Message

Honourable Ministers, Honourable Parliamentary Vice Ministers, Honourable Members of the Japanese Parliament, The Chairman of the Japan/Fiji Friendship Parliamentary League,

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Commissioner Western Visits Provincial Offices

  Commissioner Western Visits Provincial Offices

Members of the Provincial Development Board have been meeting with the Commissioner Western Manasa Tagicakibau to discuss growth initiatives within

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Troops Arrive From Baghdad

  Troops Arrive From Baghdad

Simione Morisi, 42, orginally from Navosa, was among soldiers of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) troops who returned

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Corporal Tabisa Sets Family Record

  Corporal Tabisa Sets Family Record

Corporal Frances Tabisa says her strong family upbringing, spiritual belief and stern military background allowed her to overcome difficulties and

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