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    Political Opinion: The Sale of Public Companies

Political Opinion: The Sale of Public Companies

The sale of public companies has been a hot topic of debate internationally for some time. While the jury is still out, I think we can learn a lot from

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    Letters To The Editor, Saturday 5th, May 2018

Letters To The Editor, Saturday 5th, May 2018

True love Dharmendra Kumar, Suva The Fiji Sun headline dated May 4, 2018, “My worst birthday” is indeed a sad and emotional story. Ponam Kohli was supposed to celebrate her

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    NFP makes case on global compacts

NFP makes case on global compacts

The National Federation Party (NFP) youth wing has asked parliamentarians not to ratify a covenant just for the sake of ratifying it. NFP Youth representatives, including Dylan Kava and Apenisa

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    Judge Recuses Himself From Matter

Judge Recuses Himself From Matter

A High Court judge has recused himself from hearing a case after an application by a 40-year-old Lautoka businessman. Justice Sunil Sharma, who earlier denied a bail application by Saiyad

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    Editorial: Keeping our focus on our climate change battle

Editorial: Keeping our focus on our climate change battle

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama is on his way to Bonn, Germany, to attend the United Nations Climate Change Conference. It’s part of his responsibilities as the president of COP23 to

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    Defence  Stance A ‘Strange Vision’

Defence Stance A ‘Strange Vision’

Assistant Director of Public Prosecutions Lee Burney submitted in the High Court yesterday that the stance adopted by the defence that The Fiji Times executives did not have any contractual

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    DPP supports treaties ratification, but against Article 41 declaration

DPP supports treaties ratification, but against Article 41 declaration

Submissions were made by the Director of Public Prosecutions Christopher Pryde in respect to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) and International Covenant on Economic, Social and

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    Human Rights Director Raj Supports Treaties Ratification

Human Rights Director Raj Supports Treaties Ratification

The Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission has strongly recommended that Fiji ratify the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) and International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

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    PM heads for Bonn talks

PM heads for Bonn talks

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama left the country yesterday for Bonn, Germany, for the United Nations Climate Change Conference. Minister for Industry and Trade, Tourism and Land and Mineral Resources Faiyaz

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Bainimarama for Japan meeting

  Bainimarama for Japan meeting

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama will attend the Eighth Pacific Islands Leaders Meeting (PALM8), hosted by the Government of Japan. PALM8

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Provisional ‘not approved’ candidates

  Provisional ‘not approved’ candidates

The Fijian Elections Office (FEO) yesterday clarified that provisional candidates announced by registered political parties were not approved candidates to

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Kim Beddoes takes top award

  Kim Beddoes takes  top award

It was a proud and an exciting moment for Kim Beddoes, who won the 2018 Westpac Business Woman of the

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Top Duo

  Top Duo

A majority of people want the partnership between Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama and Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum as deputy to continue

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Arrival Of Men-C Vaccine Pleases Ministry

  Arrival Of Men-C Vaccine Pleases Ministry

  The first batch of 63,000 doses of Men-C vaccine arrived at the Fiji Pharmaceutical Building in Nabua yesterday afternoon.

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Recognition For NFA Officers

  Recognition For NFA Officers

  Six National Fire Authority (NFA) officers based at the Labasa Firestation were each awarded a Certificate of Recognition for

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Senior UN Officer Flies In To Ensure Operations of World Food Programme

  Senior UN Officer Flies In To Ensure  Operations of  World Food Programme

A senior officer of the United Nations World Food Programme office based in Thailand is here to ensure operational continuity

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Near-Death Encounters Fail To Deter Firefighter

  Near-Death Encounters Fail To Deter Firefighter

  Two near-death experiences in the space of four years have failed to deter a woman firefighter from the job.

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We’re Ready To Host ADB 2019 Meet: A-G

  We’re Ready To Host ADB 2019 Meet: A-G

Fiji and the Pacific is ready to host the 52nd Asian Development Bank (ADB) Annual Meeting in Nadi, Fiji from

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Ordained Minister Takes Methodist Church to Court

  Ordained Minister Takes Methodist Church to Court

An ordained woman minister of the Methodist Church Dudley Circuit has taken the Methodist Church in Fiji and Rotuma to

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‘Prosperity Through Unity’ Is Theme For Nadi 2019

  ‘Prosperity Through Unity’ Is Theme For Nadi 2019

The Fijian Government is honoured to host the 52nd ADB Annual Meeting in Nadi, Fiji from 2 to 5 May

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Fiji, ADB Ties ‘Deep, Strong’

  Fiji, ADB Ties ‘Deep, Strong’

Fiji and the Asian Development Bank share a very deep and strong partnership. This was the message from ADB Pacific

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We Do Not Stop Mothers Reuniting With Their Children: Dr Koroivueta

  We Do Not Stop Mothers Reuniting With Their Children: Dr Koroivueta

The Ministry of Women, Chil­dren and Poverty Allevia­tion Permanent Secretary Dr Josefa Koroivueta said they would not stop moth­ers from

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Mum-of-Three Realises Dream

  Mum-of-Three Realises Dream

A mother-of-three who travelled once a week from Lautoka to Suva with her one-year-old son to attend classes was emotional

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Health Checks For LTA Staff

  Health Checks For LTA Staff

In an effort to ensure the health and wellbeing of its staff the Land Trans­port Authority (LTA) has embarked on

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Be Vigilant With Social Media Platforms: Professor Misir

  Be Vigilant With Social Media Platforms: Professor Misir

Participants at a World Press Freedom Day workshop have been reminded to be very vigilant with social media plat­forms which

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Part Two: Conflict Resolution In A Workplace

  Part Two: Conflict Resolution In A Workplace

The chief executive Officer, Jatin Lal was keen to share his thoughts and obser­vations regarding the various effective ways of

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APTC Publishes Success Entrepreneur Stories

  APTC Publishes Success Entrepreneur Stories

The Australian-Pacific Techni­cal College provided the op­portunity to a group of women owning small businesses in Fiji to learn entrepreneurship

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Auditors Conference Set For June This Year

  Auditors Conference Set For June This Year

The Institute of Internal Auditors Fiji (IIA Fiji) conference 2018 will be em­phasising the importance of getting certified through IIA

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All You Need to Know About Stamp Duty

  All You Need to Know About Stamp Duty

According to the Stamp Duty Act, “duty” means the stamp duty for the time being chargeable by law and is

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