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    Analysis: Pay Up Your Taxes

Analysis: Pay Up Your Taxes

Some companies in Fiji have been fined heavily for evading and avoiding tax. This has not been a deterrent, it seems. Some of these companies and individuals have done it

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    Fijians Dead In Kenya Plane Crash

Fijians Dead In Kenya Plane Crash

Two Fijians have been confirmed dead after an air crash north of the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, on Tuesday afternoon (Kenya Time). The confirmation came late last night and was reported

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    Commission Stops Chiefly Installation

Commission Stops Chiefly Installation

A planned installation of Ratu Epenisa Cakobau as Vunivalu of Bau on Bau Island today has been stopped by the Native Lands and Fisheries Commis­sion (NLC). Chairman Ratu Sireli Vananalagi

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    No Regrets After selling At Market for Four Decades

No Regrets After selling At Market for Four Decades

On a cold and wet Monday af­ternoon Monika Balali was found sitting cosy at Nausori Market selling her produce. This is something she has been do­ing the past 42 years.

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    Women Bee Keepers Fund Tertiary Students From Profit

Women Bee Keepers Fund Tertiary Students From Profit

Despite facing challenges, the Tosovata Women’s Club in Bulileka village outside Labasa town is determined to make it big in bee-keeping and pro­ducing honey. The club consists of 31 members,

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    Venina’s Switch To Middleman Is Fresh Experience

Venina’s Switch To Middleman Is Fresh Experience

Selling as a middleman at the Nausori Market is a new experience for Venina Vakarusere. Ms Vakarusre has been selling farm produce from their Lutu, Wainibuka farm for the past

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    Big Interest For Film Productions

Big Interest For Film Productions

A big budget TV pro­duction involving 200 locals and 160 foreign crew members is being shot in Savusavu and is one of the latest examples of the inter­est from filmmakers

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    Letters To The Editor, 8th June 2018

Letters To The Editor, 8th June 2018

Must read Ecelini Naivadra, Namadi A World of Change – my life in the glob­al women’s rights movement by Anne S Walker, is a must-read for all those who re­member

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    New USP Vice-Chancellor And President Appointed

New USP Vice-Chancellor And President Appointed

The University of the South Pacific (USP) is pleased to formally announce the ap­pointment of Professor Pal Ahlu­walia as the new Vice-Chancellor and President (VC&P) of USP in a decision

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Newly-Upgraded Road Benefits Many In Nasinu

  Newly-Upgraded Road Benefits Many In Nasinu

Thousands of people are now benefitting from the newly-upgraded Daniva Road in Valelevu, Nasinu. Fiji Roads Authority (FRA) gen­eral manager

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Dad’s Death Mars Birthday Plans

  Dad’s Death Mars Birthday Plans

Just three days ago 20-year-old Priya Nair made plans with her father to throw a grand party for her only

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FNU Students Beat Plastic Pollution

  FNU Students Beat Plastic Pollution

Students of the Fiji National University Lautoka Cam­pus did their bit on Tues­day for World Environment Day by holding a

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12 Years, 10 Months In Jail For Nephew’s Rape

  12 Years, 10 Months In Jail For Nephew’s Rape

A 23-year-old man convicted of raping his 15-year-old nephew on January 1, 2018, was sentenced to 12 years and 10

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Editorial: Fighting The Plastic, Littering Menace

  Editorial: Fighting The Plastic, Littering Menace

How can we say that flooding is because of poor drainage systems when we are unable to do the basics

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Dumping, Drain Cultivation Frustrate Minister

  Dumping, Drain Cultivation Frustrate Minister

The Minister for Waterways, Mahendra Reddy, is frustrat­ed with what he calls the ig­norance of some farmers for dump­ing rubbish

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Man, 87, Jailed For 10 Years For Rape

  Man, 87, Jailed For 10 Years For Rape

A n 87-year-old man who raped his 11-year-old ten­ant between May 1-31, 2016, was sentenced to 10 years impris­onment yesterday

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Analysis: iTaukei Politics And Its Complexities

  Analysis: iTaukei Politics And Its Complexities

The feud over the heir to the Vunivalu title demonstrates the complexity of iTaukei politics. It is deeper and more

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Canteen Owner Does Not Take Shopping List Lightly

  Canteen Owner Does Not Take Shopping List Lightly

The importance of a shopping list can­not be underestimated by customers because it brings the venture into a con­trolled exercise.

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MSAF Calls For Tenders

  MSAF Calls For Tenders

The Maritime Safety Author­ity of Fiji (MSAF) is inviting tenders from reputable ven­dors to carry out its job evaluation exercise.

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Confusion Over Bail Application

  Confusion Over Bail Application

Lawyers should think first before filing applications in court. High Court judge Justice Thush­ara Rajasinghe made the comment yesterday while

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Be Persistent as a Journalist

  Be Persistent as a Journalist

Growing up, Inoke Malovesi always admired the work jour­nalists and media reporters do. It follows suit that the Lomaiviti na­tive

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Power Tillers Bring Joy To Farmers

  Power Tillers Bring Joy To Farmers

Nine farmers in the Northern Division were given power tillers yesterday to help them in their farms in Labasa. The

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$5.4m in Tobacco Fines, Fees

  $5.4m in Tobacco Fines, Fees

Since 2011, 1476 people were successfully prosecuted in court for illicit trade in to­bacco products. $5,468,689.77 in revenue was gen­erated

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Two Vehicles For Drainage Board

  Two Vehicles For Drainage Board

Western Division Drainage Board (WDDB) chairper­son Faiyaz Ali thanked the Government for accommodat­ing their need for vehicles after receiving two

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Commission receives vehicle from Indian Government

  Commission receives vehicle from Indian Government

The Electoral Commission yesterday received a vehicle donated by the Indian Government through the Indian High Commission. Chairperson of the

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Impossible Is Nothing

  Impossible Is Nothing

Time to park the ‘Bus’ and ‘Trailer’, Watch Out For the ‘Beast’   Last weekend all eyes were on ‘The

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A Moment To Cherish For Benito

  A Moment To Cherish For Benito

Rewa football goalkeeper Benito Waqavou would always cherish the 2018 Vodafone Fiji FACT tournament. Playing the first ever semifinal of

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Fiji’s Sacrifice For Global Peacekeeping

  Fiji’s Sacrifice For Global Peacekeeping

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer, always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience and the passion

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Veteran Dau In Lead Role

  Veteran Dau In Lead Role

Veteran Lorima Dau has replaced Marika Rodu as coach for the Delta Tigers when they take on Labasa in the

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