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    Marriott Voted World’s Best New Overwater Resort: Traveller

Marriott Voted World’s Best New Overwater Resort: Traveller

It may be tremendous to hit our local headlines, but making it to leading magazine, Traveller, described as an essential travel resource for Australians, means a lot. In a recent

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    Letters To The Editor,  January 9th 2018

Letters To The Editor, January 9th 2018

English Test Results Shock Pramesh Sharma, Suva I refer to the article in the, FS 8/1, on the English Proficiency Test which resulted in a failure rate of 50% by

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    EDITORIAL: Why It’s Right, Education Is Now Focusing on English

EDITORIAL: Why It’s Right, Education Is Now Focusing on English

What has become of the English language in Fiji? For a country that was taken over by the British and where English became the norm in most conversations, it is

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    Nasinu Council To Meet Ratepayers

Nasinu Council To Meet Ratepayers

The Nasinu Town Council will be meeting ratepayers to discuss a solid waste management plan in its efforts to keep the municipality clean. Nasinu Town Council chief executive officer Lute

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    CWM Hospital Strengthening Its Fire Safety Status: Dr Tudravu

CWM Hospital Strengthening Its Fire Safety Status: Dr Tudravu

The Ministry of Health has advised that all fire safety measures in the Colonial War Memorial (CWM) Hospital will be strengthened. According to the CWM Hospital Medical Superintendent Dr Jemesa

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    SOUTH PACIFIC STOCK EXCHANGE : Stock Market Review

SOUTH PACIFIC STOCK EXCHANGE : Stock Market Review

A total of 147 new investors joined the Fijian stock market last year with 50 per cent aged below 35. The new investors yielded 334 trades and contributed 715,554 shares

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    ANALYSIS: TABUYA TURMOIL

ANALYSIS: TABUYA TURMOIL

Lynda Tabuya is one of the two national candidates endorsed by SODELPA in its special general meeting last month. The fallout within SODELPA is just below the surface and could

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    Police Will Be Equipped With Drones To Enhance Services

Police Will Be Equipped With Drones To Enhance Services

The Fiji Police Force will now be equipped with high tech drones it plans to buy to enhance its capability and services to the general public. This revelation was made

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    Navy To Recruit Women

Navy To Recruit Women

The Republic of Fiji Military Forces Naval Division will recruit women next month. This was confirmed yesterday by the Navy Commander, Captain (Navy) Humphrey Tawake. But the recruitment date will

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Driver Escapes Serious Injuries After Vehicle Plunges Into River

  Driver Escapes Serious Injuries After Vehicle Plunges Into River

Vendors at the nearby roadside market helped overturn a vehicle and got the driver out after he was involved in

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Major Boost For Kabokira Youth

  Major Boost For Kabokira Youth

‘We at the Provincial Council are thankful to big corporations like Vodafone ATH for thinking about the vulnerable and the

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Boxing 3 for Commonwealth Games

  Boxing 3 for Commonwealth Games

  Three amateur boxers Jone Koroilagilagi, Josefa Ravudi and Olympian Winston Hill (pictured) have confirmed their place in the Team

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Baber: It’s Tough

  Baber: It’s Tough

Fiji Airways Fijian 7s coach warns that every pool game is always tough as the teams have become more competitive. 

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Natabua U19 confident

  Natabua U19 confident

  Skylink Natabua Beez Under- 19 rugby sevens team, hope to improve their performance during the Uprising Youth 7s tournament

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Athletics book 5 spots for Gold Coast

  Athletics book 5 spots for Gold Coast

  Athletics Fiji has been allocated five spots in the Team Fiji contingent for the Commonwealth Games. These were the

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Farmer Waits On Appeal Against 40-Month Jail Term

  Farmer Waits On Appeal Against 40-Month Jail Term

Suspect claimed that the lawyer who had represented him suggested if he appealed, he could get a higher sentencing. A

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Fallen Goalkeeper Laid To Rest

  Fallen Goalkeeper Laid To Rest

The Ba football fraternity is mourning the death of former goalkeeper Afroz Nabi who passed away on Sunday. Ba manager

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Water Disruption in Sigatoka till Friday

  Water Disruption in Sigatoka till Friday

The Water Authority of Fiji (WAF) wishes to advise its customers living in parts of Sigatoka that they will experience

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Council’s Back To School Mobile Unit Helps Labasa Consumers

  Council’s Back To School Mobile Unit Helps Labasa Consumers

In its bid to enhance service delivery the Consumer Council of Fiji (CCF) has set up a back to school

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Foundation aids children

  Foundation aids children

‘Times are very hard. But with the help of FENC Fiji  my children will be secure for the school year’

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Ravuka Sharks Ready To Bite

  Ravuka Sharks Ready To Bite

  The Ravuka Sharks Under-19 rugby sevens team have only one objective at the Uprising Youth Sevens and that is

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Tiko: Test Paper Set For Second English Exam

  Tiko: Test Paper Set For Second English Exam

Permanent Secretary for Education Iowane Tiko says the ministry is working on amending the test paper given to applicants last

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Keiyasi Records 2nd Hottest Day

  Keiyasi Records 2nd Hottest Day

Keiyasi, in Navosa province last week recorded the second highest temperature in Fiji during the past three years. The area

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‘Dedicated Soldier’ Laid to Rest

  ‘Dedicated Soldier’ Laid to Rest

After serving the Republic of Fiji Military Forces for over 30 years, Sergeant Wakanivugayali Korolevu was laid to rest at

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Dolphin Island Voted World’s Best Private Island: Traveller

  Dolphin Island Voted World’s Best Private Island: Traveller

Fiji’s very own Dolphin Island was voted the Best Private Island by Traveller, an essential travelling resource for Australians. The

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Expert Mixologist Quyn Nguyen Arrives At InterContinental Fiji

  Expert Mixologist Quyn Nguyen Arrives At InterContinental Fiji

InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort and Spa is pleased to welcome professional Mixologist Quynh Nguyen who will reside at the resort

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Nadi Airport Reunion 2018 Shaping Up

  Nadi Airport Reunion 2018 Shaping Up

The Association of Ex-Civil Aviation Staff (ACAS) committee organising the Nadi Airport Reunion this year has been meeting for several

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Bail Ruling Today For Three Alleged To Have Harboured Former Escapee

  Bail Ruling Today For Three Alleged To Have Harboured Former Escapee

Two men and a woman, who appeared at the Lautoka Magistrates Court yesterday for allegedly harbouring former escaped prisoner Deshwar

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FNRL Defers Signing Of Sponsorship Deal

  FNRL Defers Signing Of Sponsorship Deal

CEO Naleba says, they need time to review the terms and specifics of the contract.   The sponsorship signing between

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