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    Letter Of The Week Winner

Letter Of The Week Winner

Writing can help alleviate poverty: Frank shaw Frank Shaw, of Lami, loves writing and reading. His love for literature drove him to write a book titled ‘Beacon of Hope’, which

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    Letters To The Editor, 5th, July, 2016

Letters To The Editor, 5th, July, 2016

Rabuka’s interview Fulori Turaga, Suva I thought Rabuka’s interview on FBC’s ‘4 the Record’ programme Sunday night was very interesting. He looked rather cool, calm and collected all throughout the

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    More  Initiatives For Youths

More Initiatives For Youths

The Ministry of Agriculture will launch more initiatives to attract our youths into the agriculture sector. Minister Inia Seruiratu said: “There’s a need for farming in Fiji to be made

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    FHL Expects Record Year, Cement Sales Recorded Best In History

FHL Expects Record Year, Cement Sales Recorded Best In History

  As its financial year ended on June 30, Fijian Holdings Group is expected to have noted a record year as far as its financials are concerned. Fijian Holdings Group

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    BSP Takes Over Westpac Operations In Vanuatu

BSP Takes Over Westpac Operations In Vanuatu

The settlement for acquisition of Westpac Banking Corporation in Vanuatu by Bank South Pacific, was completed on July 1. This follows BSP purchasing Westpac operations in Cook Islands, Samoa and

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    Students Learn Japanese Culture

Students Learn Japanese Culture

  It was an opportunity for Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Primary School students to experience Japanese culture, through music. Wadaiko Rindo, a Japanese drum band based in Melbourne, Australia, gave a

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    WARNED

WARNED

  Vodafone Flying Fijians forward and 7s player Leone Nakarawa has been put on a six-month good behaviour bond by the Suva Magistrates Court. Nakarawa pleaded guilty before Magistrate Shageeth

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    Methodist Church Wishes Muslims ‘Eid Mubarak’

Methodist Church Wishes Muslims ‘Eid Mubarak’

The Methodist Church in Fiji wishes the Muslim community “Eid Mubarak,” on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr, the Festival of the Breaking of the Fast marking the end of Ramadan.

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    Probe On ‘Dirty Cop’

Probe On ‘Dirty Cop’

Police have launched an investigation into an allegation that a Police officer allegedly demanded $500 from a family after an accident. As the Police Internal Affairs team began its inquiry

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$20k Boost For 7s Campaign

  $20k Boost For 7s Campaign

The Vodafone Fijian 7s and Telecom Fijiana rugby teams received a financial boost of $20,000 yesterday. The donation was made

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Soccer Camp in Ba

  Soccer Camp in Ba

  The Vodafone Fijian Under-23 football squad marched into camp yesterday to prepare for the Rio Olympics next month. “We

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Decapitated Head Found

  Decapitated Head Found

A human head was found at Natadola Beach yesterday wrapped in the same type of netting as the pairs of feet

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Champs Good For Fiji

  Champs Good For Fiji

  The 2016 Melanesian Athletics Championship will not only help in the development of the sport but will boost the

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Bulitavu Urges A PM, Rabuka Debate

  Bulitavu Urges A PM, Rabuka Debate

Outspoken Opposition Member of Parliament Mosese Bulitavu yesterday in Parliament challenged Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama to a public debate with

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25,338 Homes Benefit From Free Water

  25,338 Homes Benefit From Free Water

Around 91, 250 litres per household of free water will continue in the new financial year, said the Minister for

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Grant Will Help Landowners Develop Their Land, Get Best Return For Their Investment

  Grant Will Help Landowners Develop Their Land, Get Best Return For Their Investment

Tamavua landowners have every reason to be happy. After 10 years of being engaged in preliminary work which included getting

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Prasad’s Ideas For ‘Fiscal Responsibility’

  Prasad’s Ideas For  ‘Fiscal Responsibility’

The Opposition Finance spokesperson, Biman Prasad, said the 2016-17 National Budget “failed the test of fiscal responsibility”. “It may be

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We Are Not Under A-G’s Direction, Says ODPP

  We Are Not Under A-G’s  Direction, Says ODPP

A statement released by Mosese Bulitavu, Shadow Minister for Defence, Public Enterprises and Trade dated July 1, included the Office of

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Teen Starts Solo World Tour With Fiji

  Teen Starts Solo World Tour With Fiji

As part of his solo world tour, an Australian teenager arrived yesterday at the Pacific Flying School in Nadi in

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Spinal Injury Group Back Budget

  Spinal Injury Group Back Budget

The increased allocation in the 2016-2017 Budget for the empowerment of persons living with disabilities has been commended by the

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PM Bainimarama congratulates US On 240th Anniversary

  PM Bainimarama congratulates US On 240th Anniversary

The Prime Minister Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama has congratulated the people of the  United States of America on their 240th anniversary.

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North Agriculture Show Postponed

  North Agriculture Show Postponed

The Ministry of Agriculture has decided to postpone the North Agriculture Show this year and it will now be held

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BAF Introduces E-Phytosanitary Certification For Plants Exports

  BAF Introduces E-Phytosanitary Certification For Plants Exports

The Biosecurity Authority of Fiji (BAF) has commenced issuing electronic Phytosanitary certification for all commercial exports of plants and plant

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Building Better, Safer, Stronger

  Building Better, Safer, Stronger

The following was Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation  Rosy Akbar comments in Parliament yesterday.     I arise

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Courts Offers Big Birthday Discounts

  Courts Offers Big Birthday Discounts

It is that time of the year again to bring out all those party hats, confetti, a double fudge chocolate

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Wet Weather Brings Relief To Labasa Cane Farmers

  Wet Weather Brings Relief To Labasa Cane Farmers

The current wet weather may have been troublesome for some in the Northern Division, but it was a big relief

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