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    Australia Gives FJ$3m To NGO

Australia Gives FJ$3m To NGO

The Australian government has donated AUD$2million (FJ$3m) to non-governmental organisation Save the Children Fiji to assist with education and water needs. The funds are to help the affected schools and

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    $200K ‘Lock Gate’  Construction Underway

$200K ‘Lock Gate’ Construction Underway

Walu Bay-based slipway, South Sea Slipway Limited is working on a major upgrading project of its slipway and facilities. The company is currently constructing “lock gates” for the slipway –

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    About The Slipway

About The Slipway

The slipway operations started in 2004 as a joint venture company with South Sea Engineering Limited. In 2011, the slipway was bought by the Solander Group of Companies and they

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    Lomaiviti Princess Up NZ Slipway

Lomaiviti Princess Up NZ Slipway

  The MV Lomaiviti Princess is in New Zealand undergoing an emergency underwater survey and repairs. Goundar Shipping Services manager finance, operations and business Rakesh Prasad confirmed yesterday the vessel

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    Prominent Businesswoman, Social And Community Worker Passes Away

Prominent Businesswoman, Social And Community Worker Passes Away

A prominent businesswoman, social worker and philanthropist, Ram Kuar Karan passed away on Saturday at her residence. She was the wife of Late  Ram Karan, founder of Ram Karan Kava Dealers

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    Government Investments Boost Fijian Economy

Government Investments Boost Fijian Economy

Fiji’s continuous investment in its infrastructure demonstrates Government’s acknowledgement that infrastructure development directly links to economic prosperity, said Investment Fiji Chief Executive Officer, Mr Godo Müller-Teut. He said the rippling

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    Lathe Machines Boost Productivity

Lathe Machines Boost Productivity

Suva’s covered slipway operator, South Sea Slipway Limited (SSSL) is working on attracting more foreign vessels to choose Fiji as a destination to undertake their ship repair and maintenance works.

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    Radisson BLU resort gets Recognition in Two Awards

Radisson BLU resort gets Recognition in Two Awards

Radisson Blu Resort Fiji been awarded with two recognitions – Responsible Business Hotel of the Year Award by Carlson Rezidor group and Silver certification by Earth Check. The resort was

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    Company Drops Cargo Freight To Benefit Islanders

Company Drops Cargo Freight To Benefit Islanders

MV Princess Civa, owned by Tokalau Shipping Company is back in business with on its normal passenger-cargo schedule. This after the vessel made special trips to the Lau Group soon

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Top Of the World

  Top Of the World

Vodafone Fijian 7s strongman Masivesi Dakuwaqa has taken the World Sevens Series by storm. His powerful runs, spot on tackles

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From Naidi to Sydney

  From Naidi to Sydney

Three Savuiqali Marine players have secured contracts to play for Sydney rugby club Blacktown Warriors. The players Pio Seru, Maciu

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17 Vessels Slipped So Far

  17 Vessels Slipped So Far

Seventeen vessels were slipped and repaired at the South Seas Slipway Limited (SSSL), in Walu Bay, Suva, during the first

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Plans for A New Ferry Soon

  Plans for A New Ferry Soon

Plans of purchasing a much larger ferry are in the pipeline for Taveuni Princess, a northern ferry operator. The company’s

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Fiji in Tricky Hong Kong 7s Pool

  Fiji in Tricky Hong Kong 7s Pool

  The Vodafone Fijian 7s team are in a tricky pool of the Hong Kong 7s tournament which is from

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Rabeni’s Death Shocks Many

  Rabeni’s Death  Shocks Many

The rugby fraternity is mourning the passing away of former Flying Fijians star centre Seru Rabeni. The 37-year-old Nasolo native

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FRU Voices Concern Over Rugby Agents

  FRU Voices Concern  Over Rugby Agents

The Fiji Rugby Union is working closely with the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Ministry of Employment, Productivity

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Labasa Ready to Host Fiji FACT

  Labasa Ready to Host Fiji FACT

Labasa will host the 2016 Fiji FACT tournament at Subrail Park from June 17-19. Labasa and Savusavu special administrator, Vijay

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Waqa Talks of Early Start

  Waqa Talks of Early Start

Changes have been made to this year’s Fiji Secondary Schools Coca-Cola Games schedule. It has been confirmed that a few

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Ministry Outlines Conditions to Games Organisers

  Ministry Outlines Conditions to Games Organisers

The Ministry of Education, has given the approval for the Fiji Secondary Schools Athletics Association to continue with the Coca-Cola

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Raj Is New Fiji Human Rights Director

  Raj Is New Fiji Human Rights Director

Ashwin Raj is the new Director of the Fiji Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission. The announcement was made by Justice

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Danger alert! Are your young on Facebook

  Danger alert! Are your young on Facebook

Primary school students, meaning students as young as 11, 12 years old have Facebook accounts. Do their parents know? Do

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Council Urges Proper Use Of Antibiotics

  Council Urges Proper Use Of Antibiotics

The Consumer Council of Fiji has urged consumers to take antibiotics in the proper manner and stop abusing it. This

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Principals’ Meet Postponed

  Principals’ Meet Postponed

The Fiji Principal Association executives have unanimously decided to postpone their annual conference which was supposed to be held in

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Corrections Chief Visits Natabua Facility

  Corrections Chief Visits Natabua Facility

  The Fiji Corrections Service Commissioner Commander Francis Bulewa Kean yesterday visited the new remand centre and women’s corrections centre

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Ra Rehab Work Praised

  Ra Rehab  Work Praised

Commissioner Western Manasa Tagicakibau has praised the Fiji Roads Authority (FRA) and its maintenance contractor Higgins (Fiji) limited for the

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PM: Donations Will Go Long Way

  PM: Donations Will Go Long Way

The Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama, has assur’ed every Fijian that donations made towards the PM’s Relief Fund particularly for Tropical

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Why My Daughter?

  Why My Daughter?

Why my daughter? This was the question that a mother asked constantly as she wept and spoke openly of the

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Govt To Unveil Cyclone Winston Housing Plan

  Govt To Unveil Cyclone Winston Housing Plan

Government will soon announce its Tropical Cyclone Winston housing plan. This was revealed yesterday by Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama at

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Fiji Ratifies UN Convention Against Torture

  Fiji Ratifies UN Convention Against Torture

Fiji has become the 158th country to ratify the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or

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