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    Island Chill Receives World Award

Island Chill Receives World Award

Island Chill, the Fijian artesian water, has been honoured by the International Taste and Quality Institute (iTQi) in Brussels. The Carpenters Waters (Fiji) Limited product won the Diamond Taste Award

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    Food For Less in Suva to Close

Food For Less in Suva to Close

Lami Investment is closing its busy Suva supermarket, Food For Less. It came after the High Court of Fiji ruled the company vacate its premises on Rodwell Road. The matter

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    Ambassador: Why Chinese Projects Train 1000

Ambassador: Why Chinese Projects Train 1000

The Chinese Government has long respected Fiji’s path of development which is conforming to its own na­tional conditions, says China’s ambassador to Fiji. Speaking at the capacity building work­shop on

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    Mushroom Farming Suitable For Women

Mushroom Farming Suitable For Women

The farming of mushrooms is more suit­able for women as it entails less inten­sive labour and could provide for a con­sistent source of income. These were the words of Minister

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    Editorial: Let’s Get 7s Mission Accomplished In Paris

Editorial: Let’s Get 7s Mission Accomplished In Paris

While we lead the Sevens Series points table by seven points from closest rival South Africa, the job is not done yet Let’s not get carried away after that sensational

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    Analysis: Why Lynda Tabuya Backs Sitiveni Rabuka To The Hilt

Analysis: Why Lynda Tabuya Backs Sitiveni Rabuka To The Hilt

Her former party, the People’s Democratic Party, was heading into troubled waters. Lynda Tabuya may be the envy of some SODELPA members. But she has emerged as one of SO­DELPA

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    Ali Denies Iron Rod Belonged To Him

Ali Denies Iron Rod Belonged To Him

Imshad Izrar Ali, 38, yesterday denied in the Suva High Court that the iron rod that was allegedly used to murder his de facto partner Rajeshni Deo Sharma, 34, belonged

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    Report: DPP Will Only Appeal Acquittal Of Fiji Times, Arts And Waqabaca

Report: DPP Will Only Appeal Acquittal Of Fiji Times, Arts And Waqabaca

DPP Christopher Pryde confirmed that there were four grounds of their appeal which they have already filed, awaiting notice from the Fiji Court of Appeal. The Director of Public Prosecutions

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    Letters To The Editor, 6th June 2018

Letters To The Editor, 6th June 2018

Merit based best Sovaia Pace, Sydney I have two young teachers in my family. With the Civil Service Reforms and focus on merit-based appointments, they know there is hope that

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Fiji Report Receives Positive Response

  Fiji Report Receives Positive Response

Fiji’s report on the recent 34th Session of the Food and Agri­culture Organisation (FAO) regional conference for Asia and the

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FRU Reports Theft, Two Men Questioned

  FRU Reports Theft, Two Men Questioned

Two men are in Police custody following a report received on Monday night from the Fiji Rugby Union. The duo

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State Requests More Time For Robbery Case

  State Requests More Time For Robbery Case

State counsel yesterday requested for more time to resolve the proposed agreed facts in the case involv­ing two men who

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Fiji’s Waste Management Enters The Drone Era

  Fiji’s Waste Management Enters The Drone Era

The DJI Phantom 4 drones will assist in the Ridge to Reef project Government will now employ the drone technology

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Farmer Recalls Day He Found Dead Infant

  Farmer Recalls Day He Found Dead Infant

‘At first I thought it was dead duck, but when I moved closer I noticed the feet of a baby,

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Judge Orders A Retrial

  Judge Orders A Retrial

Suva High Court judge Justice Thush­ara Rajasinghe yesterday ordered the retrial of an assault case. It involves a 38-year-old man,

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$2.2m Traffic Management System For Suva Ports

  $2.2m Traffic Management System For Suva Ports

  Fiji Ports Corporation Limited will have an estimated $2.2 million vessel traffic management system installed at the three Suva

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Donation Lifts Morale Of Kindergarten Children

  Donation Lifts Morale Of Kindergarten Children

  Smiles beamed on the faces of the children of the Navutu Kindergarten in Nadroga after the Fiji Marriott Resort

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FNU Graduates Record High Employment Rate: Healey

  FNU Graduates Record  High Employment Rate: Healey

The Majority of the students from the Fiji National University (FNU) are able to secure paid employment within four months

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Medical Landing Craft Veivueti A First Of Its Kind

  Medical Landing Craft  Veivueti A First Of Its Kind

The Government Shipping Services celebrated its recent investment, an $8 million multi-purpose vessel launched by Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama, last

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Operators To Give Vessel Schedules Two Days In Advance

  Operators To Give Vessel Schedules Two Days In Advance

Local ship operators must submit their vessel schedules at least 48 hours prior to their expected time of arrival and

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Back Our Boys: PM

  Back Our Boys: PM

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama believes the Gareth Baber-coached Fiji Airways Fijian 7s team can record their sixth tournament win in

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Volavola In For Carter At Racing 92

  Volavola In For Carter At Racing 92

Fiji Airways Flying Fijians pivot Ben Volavola will team up with Leone Nakarawa, Virimi Vakatawa and Joe Rokocoko at Racing

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President Urges Youth To Develop Their Minds, And Willpower

  President Urges  Youth To Develop Their Minds, And Willpower

  The International Youth Fellowship (IYF) encouraged Fijian youths to develop their minds and will power so that they can

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Piyasena Clarifies Fiji Ports’ Security Measures

  Piyasena Clarifies Fiji Ports’ Security Measures

Security measures are implemented by border agencies prior to approval of entry and berthing to prevent criminal activities within Fiji’s

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Five Research, Naval Vessels Dropped In So Far

  Five Research, Naval Vessels Dropped In So Far

Five research and naval vessels have visited the Fiji waters, this year. Fiji Ports Corporation Limited chief executive officer Vajira

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Savneel Sangeet Resigns From NFP

  Savneel Sangeet Resigns From NFP

He stated the reason for his resignation was his work commitments, which needed more attention   A National Federation Party

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22 Swimmers For Oceania Champs

  22 Swimmers For Oceania Champs

  Fiji Swimming named a strong team for the 12th Oceania Swimming Championships to be held in Port Moresby, Papua

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Naval Vessel Otago To Take Over EEZ Surveillance After Taupo

  Naval Vessel Otago To Take Over EEZ Surveillance After Taupo

New Zealand Naval Vessel HMNZS Otago (P148) will be deployed to Fiji between Septembers to November this year. HMNZS Otago

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Vessels Bring Undeniable Development: Bainimarama

  Vessels Bring Undeniable  Development: Bainimarama

Vessels berthed at ports around Fiji bring with them undeniable development. This was highlighted by the Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama

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