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    Pacific Nations Cup Schedule Released

Pacific Nations Cup Schedule Released

World Rugby has announced the fixtures for the 2018 Pacific Nations Cup, which will be hosted in Suva, Fiji between 9 and 16 June. The World Rugby-funded tournament, which provides important

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    Letters To The Editor, 24th May, 2018

Letters To The Editor, 24th May, 2018

Improve FijiFirst MPs ET Smith, Naulu My immediate family and all adults in my extended family are staunch FijiFirst (FF) supporters because we believe in the philosophy of the Honourable

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    Editorial: Nadi Nalagi Hotel and Resort positive, welcome development

Editorial: Nadi Nalagi Hotel and Resort positive, welcome development

It is a positive sign to see that new hotels continue to be developed. It shows the continuing growth of the tourism industry. In the latest development, Nadi Nalagi Hotel

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    Analysis: European Union Should Grant Fiji Visa-Free Access

Analysis: European Union Should Grant Fiji Visa-Free Access

It seems unfair that Fiji is one of only two countries in the Pacific whose citizens cannot get visa free entry to the 28-member countries of the European Union. Currently,

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    Ex-Contestant’s Death Shocks  Committee Members

Ex-Contestant’s Death Shocks Committee Members

Members of the Duavata Northern Crime Prevention committee have expressed shock at news of the death of Akuila Salavuka, who was crowned king of its 2016 carnival. Mr Salavuka, 23,

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    Woman Who Drove Car Into Rewa River  Referred To  St Giles

Woman Who Drove Car Into Rewa River Referred To St Giles

  The 35-year-old woman who is alleged to have driven a car into the Rewa River on May 6, 2018 has been referred to the St Giles Psychiatric Hospital for

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    PM Raises Visa  Issuance Concern

PM Raises Visa Issuance Concern

The issuance of visas to Fijian citizens travelling to European Union (EU) member countries has been raised as a matter of concern by Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama. The Prime Minister

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    Change of guard at Fiji’s UN mission

Change of guard at Fiji’s UN mission

The Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) Land Force Commander Colonel Sapenafa Motufaga leaves Fiji next month to replace Colonel Manoa Gadai as defence attache at Fiji’s mission to the

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    Nawaikula, Fiji Labour Party Sued, File Defence

Nawaikula, Fiji Labour Party Sued, File Defence

Fiji Broadcasting Corporation Limited and its chief executive officer Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum have filed two court proceedings, one against SODELPA Member of Parliament Niko Nawaikula and one against Fiji Labour Party.

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High Court In Suva Howell Road Murder Trial Begins

  High Court In Suva Howell Road Murder Trial Begins

  The fate that Rajeshni Deo Sharma encountered on November 1, 2009 in their Samabula home was one that she

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Fixed Increase Will Avoid Negative Impacts on Inflation

  Fixed Increase Will Avoid Negative Impacts on Inflation

The Minimum Wage and Wages Regulations Review Consultant Professor Partha Gangopadhyay suggested the minimum wage to be increased because of

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Analysis: Submissions Must Be Realistic

  Analysis: Submissions Must Be Realistic

Another round of consultations to review our minimum wage rate has begun. The first consultation was in Lautoka yesterday and

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Man To Face Court Over Break-In

  Man To Face Court Over Break-In

UPDATE FROM FIJI POLICE A 27 year old man will be produced at the Nasinu Magistrates Court charged for his

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Aunt Testifies In Alleged Rape Of Niece

  Aunt Testifies In Alleged Rape Of Niece

A woman testified in the Suva High Court yesterday how she was determined to report her niece’s rape to the

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Taxi Robber Jailed For Eight Years

  Taxi Robber Jailed For Eight Years

  An accused charged with aggravated robbery was sentenced to eight years and one month imprisonment in the Suva High

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Leweni Stood Down

  Leweni Stood Down

The Chief Protocol Officer of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Neumi Leweni,  has been suspended pending investigations into an alleged

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Man Allegedly Assaults Wife Over Missing $10

  Man Allegedly Assaults  Wife Over Missing $10

  A man alleged to have assaulted his wife following a dispute over his missing $10 was bailed in the

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Tanoa Hotels New Look Uniforms

  Tanoa Hotels New Look Uniforms

  The Tanoa Hotel Group took a fashion step forward this week when it unveiled its new uniform collection. The

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FHL Appoints Koya Its New Company Secretary

  FHL Appoints Koya Its New Company Secretary

Fijian Holdings Limited announces the appointment of Sitiveni Koya as the company’s new secretary to be effected immediately. Mr Koya

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Turtles Released From Treasure Island

  Turtles Released From Treasure Island

Treasure Island Resort is a re­nowned tourist destination and known throughout the world for its protection of endan­gered species. This

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GPH THE ICONIC VENUE OF THE BOTTEGA GOLD FIJIAN FESTIVAL

  GPH THE ICONIC VENUE OF THE BOTTEGA GOLD FIJIAN FESTIVAL

The Bottega Gold Fijian Fashion Festival is set to bring Suva, the global centre for Pacific fashion, the fashion industry

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Small Island States Talk Aviation Emission Cuts

  Small Island States Talk Aviation Emission Cuts

Delegates from the Small Island De­veloping States (SIDS) met in Nadi yesterday to help collaborate actions to protect the environment

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Police Vehicle, Private Car Crash Investigation Underway

  Police Vehicle, Private Car Crash Investigation Underway

  Police are investigating an accident involving a private vehicle and a Fiji Police Force vehicle at Nakasi yesterday. No

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Programme Fosters Cultural Exchange

  Programme Fosters Cultural Exchange

In an effort to bridge the gap and promote peace, the La­basa Multicultural Centre or­ganised a cultural exchange pro­gramme at

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Juice Boys Make Most Of Event

  Juice Boys Make Most Of Event

Ba juice boys Joji Bukalidi and Adriu Naisiroki made the most of their business opportunities in Ba yester­day. The two

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Koroilavesau: Popular Fish Species Here Becoming Extinct

  Koroilavesau: Popular Fish Species Here Becoming Extinct

In a number of areas around the country, fish species like cam­ouflage grouper, red salmon cod and hump head wrasse

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NZ Club Helps Needy Students

  NZ Club Helps Needy Students

Ninety students of Waiqele Primary School in Labasa have received school sta­tionery for 2019 academic year in advance. The assistance,

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Ministry Introduces New Fishing Method

  Ministry Introduces New Fishing Method

The Ministry of Fisheries is looking at build­ing Fishing Aggregating Devices (FED) to help maritime villages that depend on fish­ing

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Villager Eyes Business Venture

  Villager Eyes Business Venture

Ba villager Merewalesi Adi aims to be the first woman in her family to suc­cessfully establish and solely run her

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