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    Virgin Oil Boost on Radar

Virgin Oil Boost on Radar

A team from the Integrated Human Resources Development Program (IHRDP)-from the Commissioner Northern’s Office will be in Nuku, Rabi Island, tomorrow to monitor the status of their Virgin Coconut Oil

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    Reproductive Health Training for Serua Village

Reproductive Health Training for Serua Village

Namaqumaqua Village in Serua province is one of the 55 communities to be equipped with skills and information on sexual reproductive health and family planning. Minister for Social Welfare, Women

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    2000 Children Assisted Under Govt Programme

2000 Children Assisted Under Govt Programme

The Ministry of Social Welfare, Women and Poverty Alleviation are currently assisting 2000 children under its Care and Protection Programme. Minister Dr Jiko Luveni said in cases of child neglect,

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    Teachers Praised For Sacrificing Holidays 40 Teachers Attend Leadership Workshop

Teachers Praised For Sacrificing Holidays 40 Teachers Attend Leadership Workshop

It is important for teachers to undergo training in order to become better leaders and to set the standards and benchmarks to achieve excellent results says Mohammed Feroz. The assistant

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    Two Schools Left to Submit Reports

Two Schools Left to Submit Reports

Only two secondary schools have yet to submit their financial audited reports to receive their grants, says the Ministry of Education’s acting Permanent Secretary, Basundra Kumar. “We have sent reminders

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    Fiji to Focus on Niche Products in a Bid to Increase Tourist Income

Fiji to Focus on Niche Products in a Bid to Increase Tourist Income

The new chairman of Tourism Fiji says the country’s tourism industry needs to move away from mass market appeal based on sun, sea and sand to a niche market that

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    Pichler Brings Experience

Pichler Brings Experience

The managing director and CEO of Fiji Airways, Stefan Pichler, is the new chair of Tourism Fiji, the organisation that presides over the fortunes of the industry and markets the

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    Lifelong Rebel With a Cause

Lifelong Rebel With a Cause

Shamima Ali saw injustice among her family at an early age After a busy morning speaking at a violence prevention forum and dealing with a batch of media interviews and

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    Valentine Fulfils a Promise

Valentine Fulfils a Promise

Josh Alexis Valentine, 30, did not join the 2014 Vodafone Fiji Hibiscus to win but to pay tribute to a friend who died from cancer. His friend was former Adi

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Contestants Get Hands Dirty

  Contestants Get Hands Dirty

Although the Vodafone Fiji Hibiscus Festival ended on Saturday work for some contestants did not stop there. At Albert Park

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Business Boom at Festival

  Business Boom at Festival

There was a sense of satisfaction in the air from stall owners as the 2014 Vodafone Hibiscus Festival closed last

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Police: More Officers on the Beat

  Police: More Officers on the Beat

Police officers in Labasa will step up their presence during the 2014 Vodafone Fiji Festival of the Friendly North. The

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Good Turnout Pleases BSP

  Good Turnout Pleases BSP

Blood donors were at the Bank South Pacific Labasa Branch last Friday to donate blood. The drive, organised by the

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General Asks for Cibi

  General Asks for Cibi

United Nations Disengagement Observer Force commander Lieutenant-General Iqbal Singh left his headquarters impressed after he was treated to a cibi

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Canadian And French Forces Bound For Noumea

  Canadian And French Forces Bound For Noumea

Nadi International Airport had two unusual visitors yesterday – a Canadian military aircraft and a French military aircraft. The two

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Burning Sun Blazes Friendly North Opening

  Burning Sun Blazes Friendly North Opening

Hundreds of people braved the hot sun to witness the opening of the 2014 Vodafone Festival of the Friendly North

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War on kava

  War on kava

The consumption of grog or kava is the Number One enemy of the Methodist Church in Fiji, says Reverend Dr

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Police Launch Death Probe

  Police Launch Death Probe

The Fiji Police Force has launched a criminal investigation into the death of robbery suspect Vilikesa Soko who passed away

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2 Die in Sigatoka Road Mishap

  2 Die in Sigatoka Road Mishap

Two people died yesterday after the vehicle they were travelling in veered off the road at Sigatoka Valley yesterday. Police

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New Lawyers Challenged

  New Lawyers Challenged

Thirty-seven lawyers, who were admitted to the Bar in the High Court in Suva yesterday, were told that their knowledge

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Farm Boy Joins Bar

  Farm Boy Joins Bar

Growing up in the sugarcane belt of Kumkum in Ba, Ritesh Singh never imagined that he would become a lawyer

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Passenger hurt in bus stoning

  Passenger hurt in bus stoning

Police are looking for people who threw stones at three buses while they were travelling along the Queens Road at

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Bush, sugarcane burning worry

  Bush, sugarcane burning worry

The National Fire Authority is calling all members of the public to refrain from burning bushes, rubbish, grass and sugarcane.

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Fires Near Power Poles are Dangerous

  Fires Near Power Poles are Dangerous

The Fiji Electricity Authority acting chief executive officer, Bobby Naimawi, is requesting for the assistance and co-operation of all our

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Chinese Navy Hospital Ship in Suva

  Chinese Navy Hospital Ship in Suva

The Peace Ark hospital ship of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) is in Fiji to provide medical services

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Serua Village Women Empowered By Projects

  Serua Village Women  Empowered By Projects

“This is the first Government that has given so much importance to women’s role.” The comment was made by the

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New Methodists Meet in Rally

  New Methodists Meet in Rally

About 2300 members of the New Methodist Christian Fellowship marched through Suva City yesterday as part of their five-day get

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NDMO Website Launched

  NDMO Website Launched

The National Disaster Management Office (NDMO) launched its website during the National Platform for Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change

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Ability Targets Disabled Needs

  Ability Targets Disabled Needs

To strengthen its partnership with the Spinal Injuries Association (SIA), Vodafone Fiji Limited had developed the mAbility *912# channel to

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