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    Vendors Struggle To Make Profit From Sales

Vendors Struggle To Make Profit From Sales

  Prices of vegetables have increased because of recent flash floods that wreaked vegetable gardens and farms across parts of Fiji. Prices of eggplants, cabbages, long beans, tubua, and tomatoes

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    Financial Disaster Relief Assistance For Consumers

Financial Disaster Relief Assistance For Consumers

In light of the devastating effects caused by Tropical Cyclone Josie and associated floods in parts of the country, the Consumer Council of Fiji is pleased to note that financial

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    Mum’s Spending Plan Part Of Her Financial Strategy

Mum’s Spending Plan Part Of Her Financial Strategy

It is two weeks away from the end of Term One holidays, Bitu Investment financial controller Shalin Reddy is making sure her pantry is stocked with healthy food items for

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    FNPF Resumes Inspection

FNPF Resumes Inspection

FNPF had resumed inspection of flood-affected areas in the Western Division yesterday, Thursday 12 April 2018 after it was suspended temporarily due to Tropical Cyclone Keni. Chief Executive Officer Jaoji

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    Vegetable Prices Increase Following Natural Disasters

Vegetable Prices Increase Following Natural Disasters

Prices of vegetables in the Suva market have soared following the wrath of recent floodings and strong winds brought in by Tropical Cyclones Josie and Keni. By Wednesday this week

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    Profits, Benefits Of The Love Of Farming

Profits, Benefits Of The Love Of Farming

For the love of farming, Sudesh Kumar Singh shares the secret behind his flourishing 36-year-old market business. “It is all about dedication, commitment, passion and hard work because in the

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    Wet Weather Worrying Says Vendor

Wet Weather Worrying Says Vendor

Karalaini Gadiwale of Nasolo, Bua has been selling fruits and vegetables at Labasa mar­ket to support her family financially the last 20 years. The mother of two children who are

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    Thrifty Shopper Keeps Children Informed

Thrifty Shopper Keeps Children Informed

Labasa widow Kasiana Radua is familiar with the layout of NewWorld super­market that even at a new loca­tion nothing much has changed. While many supermarkets have recently sprung up in

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    Love conquers all for Kadavu vendor

Love conquers all for Kadavu vendor

Love conquers everything and this rings true for Adi Ruci Vakalelevesi of Kadavu. Ms Vakalelevesi, 41, followed her love to Siberia, Labasa and has been running a vegetable stall at

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Thorough background Check Necessary for Wedding Planners, Make-up Artists

  Thorough background Check Necessary for Wedding Planners, Make-up Artists

Fiji’s location in the South Pacific makes it one of the best holiday places in the region. The 47 per

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Cleary, Short, Sweet Shopper

  Cleary, Short,  Sweet Shopper

Nadi Blazers women rugby team coach Trevor Cleary sums up his shopping spree as, “Short and Sweet.” He says, “For

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Injury, No Compensation Fail to Deter Korovuto man

  Injury, No Compensation  Fail to Deter Korovuto man

You can never put a strong willed man down and count him out. This sums up carpenter Mahesh Chand of 

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Meningococcal Disease – Mini course Education

  Meningococcal Disease – Mini course Education

Dr Krupali Rathod Tappoo is an Australian qualified general practitioner, a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

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Vendor particular with quality of variety of vegetables she sells for her customers in Nadi

  Vendor particular with quality of variety of vegetables she sells for her customers in Nadi

Sixty-seven-year old, Mere Driu was diagnosed with diabetes last year and that has made her more particular of the quality

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Shopping Trip a Family Treat For Farmer

  Shopping Trip a Family Treat For Farmer

Bonefasio Rokomasi is a typi­cal itaukei father of two. The 31-year-old Mr Rokomasi of Nasealevu, Sasa, Macuata is a cash

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Leba Bases Her Market Ethnics On Trust

  Leba Bases Her Market Ethnics On Trust

Baseva Leba of Nasolo village bases her business ethics on trust – that is why she gets her supplies from

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Market vendor overcomes shyness

  Market vendor overcomes shyness

It was through her selling at the market that she has overcome her shyness. She is so happy that finally

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Market vendor has no regrets

  Market vendor has no regrets

It was the constant support from her parents that allowed Sonya Lata of Naikabula in Lautoka to start up her

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Time Barred Policies

  Time Barred Policies

In modern day, most people have become accustomed to creating a hedge fund for unforeseen circumstances. Making regular contributions to

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Lecturer Keeps An Eye on Supermarket Specials

  Lecturer Keeps An Eye on Supermarket Specials

University of South Pacific lecturer of foundation and preliminary accounting Rosalia Fatiaki juggles her time at work with her commitments

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Waqabaca Won’t Miss Chance to Sell Harvest, Catch

  Waqabaca Won’t Miss Chance to Sell Harvest, Catch

Easi Waqabaca of  Doi in Ono-i-Lau prospers on what she is able to collect, catch and harvest whenever there is

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Menopause Matters

  Menopause Matters

Dr Krupali Rathod Tappoo is an Australian qualified general practitioner, a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners

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Disposable e-Transport cards must be available in all buses

  Disposable e-Transport cards must be available in all buses

The e-ticketing system has been met with mixed reactions since its implementa­tion despite its good intention. Some have embraced the

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Food Varieties Give Regional Students Better Selection

  Food Varieties Give Regional Students Better Selection

Western Samoan University of the South Pacific students Rachael Reti and LeiluaAfatia have been friends from high school and that

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Selling at the Market Assists Luveitasau Overcome Shyness

  Selling at the Market Assists Luveitasau Overcome Shyness

Being a vendor at the Centrepoint market in Suva has brought Mosese Luveitasau out of his shell. The 53-year-old father

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Vendor’s Takings Help Ease Husband’s Burdens

  Vendor’s Takings Help Ease  Husband’s Burdens

It is not the duty of the man to do everything as his wife can help ease his burdens by

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Deo Family Keeps A Look Out On Specials

  Deo Family Keeps A Look Out On Specials

The Deo family is always on the lookout for food items special. “We are simple citizens of Labasa so we

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Monthly shopping saves money

  Monthly shopping saves money

Housewife Riteshni Lata makes sure that she does not miss out on anything when she goes shopping. There are two

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When Safety Shoes Are Not So Safe

  When  Safety  Shoes Are Not So Safe

Health and safety are of prime importance in one’s life particularly when it comes to work environment. Workers need to

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