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    Editorial: A need to combat climate change through green hotels

Editorial: A need to combat climate change through green hotels

The international community is now, we hope beginning to take notice of the effect of climate change in the Asia Pacific region. Particularly, for tourism. The 30th Joint Commission for

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    Letters To The Editor, 19th June, 2018

Letters To The Editor, 19th June, 2018

China’s MBHS grant Joseph R Kamali, Namaka, Nadi Fiji Sun’s edition on Saturday June 2nd, 2018, references a grant of $8 million from the Chinese government towards the redevelopment of the

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    Analysis: UniFiji Move  to address employment  issues positive

Analysis: UniFiji Move to address employment issues positive

A sigh of relief from the academic faculty greeted the news yesterday that the University of Fiji will hold a special council meeting on June 30. The meeting, among several

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    Kadavu women show resilience, assure attendance at Expo

Kadavu women show resilience, assure attendance at Expo

Women from the south side of Kadavu say they recovered from devastation caused by Cyclone Keni to participate in the National Women’s Expo this week. Speaking to the Fiji Sun

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    Ministry notes increase in request for drainage

Ministry notes increase in request for drainage

The Ministry of Waterways has noted an increased number of requests across the Northern Division on the need for maintenance work on drainage systems. During a briefing at the Labasa

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    Women Need Information, Tools  To Build Business: Vuniwaqa

Women Need Information, Tools To Build Business: Vuniwaqa

A lack of necessary information and tools needed for running a businesses is a hurdle budding women entrepreneurs face most times. This includes the lack of information on consumer rights

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    Our nation reviews its strategy to safeguard national security

Our nation reviews its strategy to safeguard national security

Fiji is undergoing a process of reviewing and revising its national security and defence posture. Minister for Defence and National Security, Ratu Inoke Kubuabola said the new National Security Strategy

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    Clean-Up Campaign Sees 169.7kg Plastics Collected

Clean-Up Campaign Sees 169.7kg Plastics Collected

A clean-up activity carried out by communities in Macuata was bigger and more effective than anticipated. The communities of iQoliqoli Cokovata is a project site of World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

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    Man who allegedly raped male cousin appears at the High Court in Suva

Man who allegedly raped male cousin appears at the High Court in Suva

A man alleged to have raped his 21-year-old male cousin appeared in the High Court in Suva, yesterday. The accused is charged with one count of rape where he allegedly

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Judge sends arsonist to Prison for 29 months

  Judge sends arsonist to Prison for 29 months

A man, who set fire to a house in Nasinu last year, was sentenced to two years and five months

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Student given a suspended sentence

  Student given a suspended sentence

A 23-year-old Fiji Maritime Academy student has been given a suspended sentence by the High Court in Suva. Waisake Lalabalavu

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Cypriot brothers plead not guilty

  Cypriot brothers plead not guilty

Two Cyprus nationals alleged to have been involved in money laundering pleaded not guilty in the High Court in Suva

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Magistrate Refuses Bail For Katonibau

  Magistrate Refuses Bail For Katonibau

Former Fijian rugby 7s rep Isake Katonibau, 35, was told in the Suva Magistrates Court that he was given opportunities

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More support for food, music fest

  More support for food, music fest

More corporate organisations have stepped up to support what will be the biggest music and food festival in the country.

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‘Asbestos in the FNPF-owned building in Suva poses no threat’

  ‘Asbestos in the FNPF-owned  building in Suva poses no threat’

The Fiji National Provident Fund advises that asbestos-containing material has been identified at the Kwong Tiy Plaza building in Marks

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‘Treatment of sexual offenders poses challenge’

  ‘Treatment of sexual offenders poses challenge’

Deputy Commissioner of Corrections Apimeleki Taukei says the increase in sexual offences has reached a crisis point to become a

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One Dead, Two Hospitalised After Deadly Morning Crash

  One Dead, Two Hospitalised After Deadly Morning Crash

A man is dead while two others were rushed to the Tavua Hospital following a motor vehicle accident at Yaqara

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Police Investigate Death of Lautoka Toddler

  Police Investigate Death of Lautoka Toddler

An investigation is underway following the death of 1 year old girl in her home in in Veitari, Lautoka. The

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between the lines: 19th June, 2018

  between the lines: 19th June, 2018

“Expert” earns stirrer tag The self proclaimed “expert” on China and everything else that does not fit his agenda, has

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Students Chant ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’ in Ba Campaign

  Students Chant ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’ in Ba Campaign

Ba Town came alive as students from various schools in the Western Division took to the streets chanting ‘Beat Plastic

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A-G Commissions Borehole For Tobacco Farms

  A-G Commissions Borehole For Tobacco Farms

The 2013 Constitution provides that every Fijian has the right to access clean drinking water because it is a basic

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Physically-challenged Father of 4 in Tears After Receiving EFL Share Certificate

  Physically-challenged Father of 4 in Tears  After Receiving EFL Share Certificate

Sixty-two-year-old Surendra Kumar broke down in tears after he received the Energy Fiji Limited non-voting shares certificate from Acting Prime

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Ministry and WHO clarify report on Fiji’s diabetes rate

  Ministry and WHO clarify report on Fiji’s diabetes rate

The Fiji Ministry of Health and Medical Services and the World Health Organisation have no affiliation or association with the

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Analysis: iTaukei No Longer Asset Rich, Cash-Poor

  Analysis: iTaukei No Longer Asset Rich, Cash-Poor

Landowners must make the most of the $10million set aside for iTaukei landowning units to develop their lands. This FijiFirst

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Best Mates Die Trying To Save Pair in River

  Best Mates Die Trying To Save Pair in River

Mosese Mamafainoa Buka and Laisenia Lomavatu were best friends. They loved life and did things together. On Sunday, they made

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Sustainable Tourism Impact To Be Measured

  Sustainable Tourism Impact To Be Measured

The United Nations World Tourism Organisation is working on ways to measure tourism’s impact on sus­tainability. UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili

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Seminar Needs Tangible Outcomes, Recommendations

  Seminar Needs Tangible Outcomes, Recommendations

The United Nations World Tourism Organisation Regional Seminar on Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism Development should come up with

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NTPC TO HOST NATIONAL TRAINERS CONFERENCE

  NTPC TO HOST NATIONAL TRAINERS CONFERENCE

More than 200 delegates com­prising of industry profession­als and Human Resources and Training experts will converge at the Pearl South

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Standard Of Play Has Lifted: Qoro

  Standard Of Play Has Lifted: Qoro

The standard of netball dis­played at the New World IGA Suva Netball competition has lifted, says president Gabrieli Qoro. With

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