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    Chiefs Vs Crusaders Game

Chiefs Vs Crusaders Game

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    Indian National Convicted For Conspiracy To Defraud

Indian National Convicted For Conspiracy To Defraud

Date: 23 June 2016 Name of Matter: State- v- Mukesh Purohit Name of Accused: Mukesh Shankarsinh Purohit   Charges:  Using forged document contrary to Section 157 (1) of the

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    Coconut Wireless, 23rd June 2016

Coconut Wireless, 23rd June 2016

Gold snatchers They are dubbed the gold snatchers. So if you are wearing gold jewellery in some of our urban centres, be careful of them. They prey on the vulnerable.

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    Duty On Hybrids From January, Drop For Small New Vehicles

Duty On Hybrids From January, Drop For Small New Vehicles

Second-hand car dealers who were quick to get their hybrid vehicle imports released from Customs before the Budget announcement, are probably kicking themselves in the guts today. This after Government

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    Budget Strongly Focuses On Rehab, Reconstruction

Budget Strongly Focuses On Rehab, Reconstruction

Fijians who lost their homes and had their schools affected by Tropical Cyclone Winston, now have a reason to smile. Government has put strong focus in the 2016-2017 Budget in

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    Finance Ministry Renamed To Ministry Of Economy

Finance Ministry Renamed To Ministry Of Economy

The Ministry of Finance will now be called the Ministry of Economy. This has been done in order to better reflect the role of the Ministry and also reflect the

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    Consistency Maintained In Tax Policies

Consistency Maintained In Tax Policies

Government has maintained consistency within the taxation system and policies without deviating too much in the 2016-2017 Budget announced last night. The focus going forward is on voluntary compliance and

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    Indian Government To Adopt 30 Schools

Indian Government To Adopt 30 Schools

Indian High Commissioner to Fiji Vishvas Sapkal says India plans to adopt 30 Fijian schools. He said last night India wanted to create a better learning environment for children because

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    Free Water  Initiative Continues

Free Water Initiative Continues

Those earning below $30,000 yearly, will continue to enjoy the initiative of Government’s free 91,250 litres of free water. Around 25,338 households have benefitted from this scheme. This was announced

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$527m For Fiji Roads Authority

  $527m For Fiji  Roads Authority

After reaching its allocation peak in the past Budget, the Fiji Roads Authority budget for the 2016-2017 Budget has now

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$11m For Sugar Development And Farmer Assistance

  $11m For Sugar Development And Farmer Assistance

Government has increased its funding support in the financial year 2016-2017 by providing $11 million to the Sugar Development and

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$42.5m For TELS

  $42.5m For TELS

With the new 2016-2017 Budget, Ministry of Education, Heritage and Arts is given $42.5 million to continue with the Tertiary

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Island Regions Urge Tourism Fiji To Differentiate Them When Marketing

  Island Regions Urge Tourism Fiji To Differentiate Them When Marketing

  There is a need to market the Mamanucas and Yasawas along with other island regions as a tourist destination.

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EU referendum: More Than 1,280 Business Leaders Sign Letter

  EU referendum: More Than 1,280 Business Leaders Sign Letter

More than 1,280 executives, including directors from 51 FTSE 100 companies, have signed a letter backing the UK’s membership of

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Koya Happy With ‘Extra Money’

  Koya Happy With ‘Extra Money’

The Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya has welcomed the allocations made to his ministry in the 2016-2017

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Seruiratu Welcomes Indian High Commissioner

  Seruiratu Welcomes Indian High Commissioner

The Minister for Agriculture Inia Seruiratu has welcomed the High Commissioner of India, Vishvas Vidu Sapkal on a courtesy visit

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Pay Increase To Curb Brain Drain

  Pay Increase To Curb Brain Drain

The increase in the salary of Government doctors will curb brain drain in the medical fraternity. Last night Minister for

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$1m For Pilot Training Academy In Nadi

  $1m For Pilot Training Academy In Nadi

A pilot training academy with two full flight simulators is expected to be operational in Nadi before the end of

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Three Jailed 10 Years for Gang Rape

  Three Jailed 10 Years for Gang Rape

Judge says rape as a crime has become too frequent   Three men convicted of rape were sentenced to 10

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They Are Not Forgotten With $1.6 million: Akbar

  They Are Not Forgotten  With $1.6 million: Akbar

Ministry for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation allocated $1.6 million for initiatives that will target the disabled people and children.

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Woman Jailed, Fined For Drunk Driving

  Woman Jailed, Fined For Drunk Driving

The FRA officer’s licence suspended   A Fiji Roads Authority officer was jailed for 15 days and fined $300 for

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$14.9m Budget To Light Up Fiji

  $14.9m Budget To Light Up Fiji

The department of energy has been allocated $14.9million for the extension of electricity supply, solar home system installation, house wiring,

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22-Year-Old Found Guilty Of Rape By Assessors

  22-Year-Old Found Guilty Of Rape By Assessors

  A 22-year-old stepfather was found guilty of rape by the assessors at the High Court in Suva yesterday. He

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RFMF Gets $96.4m

  RFMF Gets  $96.4m

A total of $96.4million was allocated for the Republic of the Fiji Military Forces. This was revealed by the Minister

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Pay Rise For Police Special Constables

  Pay Rise For Police  Special Constables

The Government last night announced a salary increment for Police special constables. This was revealed by the Minister for Finance,

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Teacher To Be Sentenced Today For Rape

  Teacher To Be Sentenced Today For Rape

Incident happened on December 4, 2015, when the victim was 15-years-old   A school teacher, 32, convicted of rape and

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Proud To Be Platoon Commanders

  Proud To Be Platoon Commanders

  Two women from Tailevu were proud to be platoon commanders at the Republic of Fiji Military Force (RFMF) Commander,

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Increase In Alcohol, Cigarette Prices Will Help Stop Abuse

  Increase In Alcohol, Cigarette Prices Will Help Stop Abuse

Lautoka City Council chief executive officer Jone Nakauvadra said the increase in the prices of alcohol and cigarettes would help

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Stick To Structure: Naupoto

  Stick To Structure: Naupoto

  The Commander of the Republic of Fiji Military Force, Rear Admiral Viliame Naupoto has urged all in the RFMF

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