Weather Fiji, Suva   Max 30°C, Min 23°C

Fiji Sun

Archive

 Current News
    USP updates diplomats on developments

USP updates diplomats on developments

The University of the South Pacific (USP) held its first briefing session with the Pacific Island Countries (PICs) diplomats, based in Fiji last week at the Japan-Pacific ICT Centre at

Read Full Article
    Experts to assess, develop solutions for Oceania water

Experts to assess, develop solutions for Oceania water

The University of the South Pacific (USP) will be working with a team of scientists from the University of Auckland, New Zealand and regional experts and key stakeholders from the

Read Full Article
    Renewable Energy Refrigeration Systems Bring Smiles to People

Renewable Energy Refrigeration Systems Bring Smiles to People

The provision of renewable energy-based refrigeration systems by The University of the South Pacific (USP) to two remote fishing communities in Fiji have brought income-generation potential and smiles to their

Read Full Article
    Karunaratne, Bulitavu alleged  sedition retrial commences

Karunaratne, Bulitavu alleged sedition retrial commences

  The retrial of businessman Jagath Karunaratne and Opposition Member of Parliament Mosese Bulitavu commenced at the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday. Karunaratne and Bulitavu are charged with allegedly writing seditious

Read Full Article
    Ex-Special Constable,  5 others In Court For Alleged Fraud

Ex-Special Constable, 5 others In Court For Alleged Fraud

A former Special Constable appeared at the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday charged with 90 counts of conspiracy to defraud – obtaining a gain and theft. Kamal Kishore Mishra, 30, was remanded

Read Full Article
    Ranuve’s Dream Realised With Pageant Entry

Ranuve’s Dream Realised With Pageant Entry

  Hot Springs Hotel contestant Kirisitina Ranuve’s dream of taking part in a beauty pageant will finally eventuate with the Vodafone Savusavu Carnival which opens next Tuesday. “I have always

Read Full Article
    Trial on for alleged marijuana farmer

Trial on for alleged marijuana farmer

  A man caught taking a nap on a marijuana farm alleged to be his is on trial at the High Court in Labasa. Accused, Jone Seru of Savusavu, charged with

Read Full Article
    Krishika is South Pacific Stock Exchange new CEO

Krishika is South Pacific Stock Exchange new CEO

  Krishika Narayan is the new Chief Executive Officer for South Pacific Stock Exchange Ms Narayan has been acting in the position for five months following the resignation of the

Read Full Article
    New Apartment For Oceanview Hotel

New Apartment For Oceanview Hotel

  The Suva skyline continues to change with increasing  construction currently underway. Along Waimanu Road on the way up to the Colonial War Memorial Hospital is the popular Suva Oceanview

Read Full Article

Seaweed farming empowers women

  Seaweed farming empowers women

  Seaweed farming has empowered women, boosting their income level and livelihood. Women in the north largely benefit – with

Read Full Article

Ginger growing fast in overseas market

  Ginger growing fast in overseas market

  Fiji Ginger possesses some of the best in terms of international standards. Its quality presents an opportunity to expand

Read Full Article

Processing time for First Home Buyers’ initiative reduced

  Processing time for First Home Buyers’ initiative reduced

In 2014, 180 first home buyers were assisted under the Fiji Home Buyers Grant, an initiative of the FijiFirst Government.

Read Full Article

Why Medicine Sat at Wharf for 253 Days

  Why Medicine Sat at Wharf for 253 Days

An oversight led to a container shipment of medicines sitting at the Port of Suva for 253 days awaiting clearance.

Read Full Article

No written approval for vehicles’ modification

  No written approval for vehicles’ modification

The installation of canopies on vehicles leased by the Fiji Bureau of Statistics without approval has been highlighted in the

Read Full Article

Raj Commends Police

  Raj Commends Police

The Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission (HRADC) commends the Fiji Police Force for taking prompt action in the case of

Read Full Article

Overpayment of Social Welfare Benefits Highlighted in Reports

  Overpayment of Social Welfare Benefits Highlighted in Reports

Social welfare benefits were overpaid because officers failed to review the cases. Relatives and guardians of children who turned 18

Read Full Article

$30k raised from Annual Charity Golf Tournament

  $30k raised from Annual Charity Golf Tournament

The Fiji Ship Organisation and Agents Association’s annual charity golf tournament raised over thirty- thousand dollars which will benefit children.

Read Full Article

Calls To Monitor School Building Projects Closely

  Calls To Monitor School Building Projects Closely

District Education Officers need to step up the monitoring of school building projects funded by Government. The projects include building

Read Full Article

STI Ruby To Discharge Oil At Suva Port

  STI Ruby To Discharge Oil At Suva Port

The oil/chemical tanker STI Ruby will arrive at Suva Port today after discharging oil from Vuda. Campbell’s Shipping Agency, spokesman

Read Full Article

Maritime’s Deadly Sins

  Maritime’s Deadly Sins

According to the Christian Bible, gluttony, one’s desire to eat or drink excessively, is one of seven deadly sins. Pride,

Read Full Article

Liahona I Leaves For Lower Southern Lau

  Liahona I Leaves For Lower Southern Lau

The Liahona I left for Lower Southern Lau yesterday. This was confirmed to the Fiji Sun by the South Island

Read Full Article

Rodu Urges Rewa To Step Up

  Rodu Urges Rewa To Step Up

  After winning the Vodafone Fijian FACT last month, Rewa aim to score a double in the 2017 INKK Battle

Read Full Article

Vehicle Tumbles Down Wailoku Cliff

  Vehicle Tumbles Down Wailoku Cliff

A vehicle belonging to a private company was towed away yesterday by Police after it tumbled down a cliff off

Read Full Article

GPH Joins Cause On Kawakawa, Donu Pledge

  GPH Joins Cause On Kawakawa, Donu Pledge

The iconic Grand Pacific Hotel has signed on as a corporate champion for the 4FJ campaign. It has made a

Read Full Article

Raising Awareness Through My Late Mum’s Story

  Raising Awareness Through My Late Mum’s Story

  On July 22, 2015, while doing her morning prayers, Pushpa Wati Deo, my mother, peacefully passed away to a

Read Full Article

Need To Be Spot On: Lomani

  Need To Be Spot On: Lomani

  Naitasiri and Vodafone Flying Fijians halfback Frank Lomani admits they need to need to be spot on in the

Read Full Article

Producer nervous as big show nears

  Producer nervous as big show nears

  The producers are nervous and excited with the launching of a play titled Stages of Change at 7pm on

Read Full Article

Patel Off To NZ To Cheer Up Team

  Patel Off To NZ To Cheer Up Team

  Fiji Football Association president Rajesh Patel is in New Zealand to cheer up the Vodafone Fijian Under-19 football team

Read Full Article

Unity Fiji Threat: Rabuka

  Unity Fiji Threat: Rabuka

SODELPA leader Sitiveni Rabuka says Unity Fiji poses a serious threat to his party. While he welcomed the newest political

Read Full Article