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    JICA President Praises PM For Remarkable Leadership

JICA President Praises PM For Remarkable Leadership

Mr Kitaoka told Mr Bainimarama that he was impressed by the increasing visibility of the Pacific on the global stage The president of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Shinichi

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    Japan Offers Protection From Illegal Fishing

Japan Offers Protection From Illegal Fishing

Japan will continue to assist the Pa­cific Island coun­tries in improv­ing their capacity to protect their waters from illegal fishing, says Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Mr Abe was speaking ahead

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    Consider Fijian Products, Bainimarama Urges Japan

Consider Fijian Products, Bainimarama Urges Japan

Abe pledges direct engagement with Japan’s Pacific counterparts. Prime Minister Voreqe Baini­marama has urged Japan to seriously consider giving products from Fiji and the region preferential access to the Japanese

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    14 Countries Support Sanctions On NKorea

14 Countries Support Sanctions On NKorea

All 14 Pa­cific Island countries have agreed to stand with Ja­pan and imple­ment the United Nations sanctions placed on nuclear-armed North Korea. Japan’s biggest concern in the South Pacific is

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    Pm Sees Disaster-Hit School Rebuild

Pm Sees Disaster-Hit School Rebuild

Fijian Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama yesterday accompanied his Japanese counterpart, Shinzo Abe, on a visit to a high school in Fukushima recently repaired after severe damage caused by an earthquake

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    NKorea, Regional Fish Exports On Agenda

NKorea, Regional Fish Exports On Agenda

The North Korea issue just won’t go away. Japan’s foreign minister Taroō Kono on Thursday once again urged leaders of the Pacific Island Countries (PICs) to be unified in supporting

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    Analysis: ‘Land Lies’ Exposed

Analysis: ‘Land Lies’ Exposed

SODELPA MP DULAKIVERATA CAUGHT OUT BY ACTING PM CLAIM: Any iTaukei land can be used by the Government and put in Land Bank. FACT: Consent must be given by at

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    VOTE2018: WHY ANOTHER PARTY?

VOTE2018: WHY ANOTHER PARTY?

Savenaca Narube is the leader of the Unity Fiji Party. He is a former Governor of the Reserve Bank of Fiji and Permanent Secretary for Finance. The views and opinions

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    Vote2018: Profile – Who is Aseri Radrodro?

Vote2018: Profile – Who is Aseri Radrodro?

Aseri Radrodro is a SODELPA parliamentarian and Shadow Minister for Transport and Infrastructure and Finance. The views and opinions in the article are those of Aseri Radrodro and not of

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Sony, Hitachi Join Top-Level Talks

  Sony, Hitachi Join Top-Level Talks

The Fijian delegation had a chance to discuss investment and growth with executives from some of Japan’s largest businesses, among

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FIJI TO WORK WITH JAPAN

  FIJI TO WORK WITH JAPAN

PM Bainimarama says the excellent PALM8 host is a positive force in the Pacific region   Fiji is ready to work

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Pm Praises Foundation’s Work

  Pm Praises Foundation’s Work

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has paid tribute to the Nippon Foundation, which renders assistance on humanitarian activities in a diverse

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Pm Bainimarama, Governor Of Saga Prefecture Talk Rugby

  Pm Bainimarama, Governor Of Saga Prefecture Talk Rugby

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama met the Governor of Saga Prefecture Yoshinori Yamaguchi in Tokyo, Japan yesterday. Mr Bainimarama expressed Fiji’s

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MP Nawaikula’s Debate Time Cut Short

  MP Nawaikula’s Debate Time Cut Short

A point of order was raised in Parliament last night against Opposition SODELPA MP Niko Nawaikula. Minister for Fisheries Semi

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A Fashion Festival To Remember

  A Fashion Festival To Remember

The organisers of the Bottega Gold Fijian Fashion Festival are preparing to give Suva, Fiji, and the Pacific the fashion

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BIG WIN FOR LANDOWNERS

  BIG WIN FOR LANDOWNERS

They will, for the first time, get royalties from mineral mining-80% and Govt retains 20% All landowners will, for the

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Looking Good, Mr Sudhakar: Fiji Sun Pick For Best Suited

  Looking Good, Mr Sudhakar: Fiji Sun Pick For Best Suited

  Government Member of Parliament Ashneel Sudhakar dressed to the nines yesterday. He was pictured (right), with his perfect-fit suit,

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Opposition’s Take On Online Safety Bill Is A Mockery

  Opposition’s Take On Online Safety Bill Is A Mockery

And no Semesa Karavaki, this Act will not encourage people to partake in immoral activities. This suggestion is laughable The

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Acting PM: Law Will Protect Vulnerable

  Acting PM: Law Will Protect Vulnerable

The much awaited Online Safety Bill of 2018 was enacted and passed after much debate between Government MP and Opposition

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LTA Beefs up Enforcement Operations

  LTA Beefs up Enforcement Operations

The Land Transport Authority continues to beef up its enforcement operations, public awareness and budgetary allocation in an effort to

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Ministry works to remedy hospital problems

  Ministry works to remedy hospital problems

Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar says her ministry is working to clear any doubts by villagers who

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A-G Outlines Govt Plans For Energy Fiji Limited (EFL)

  A-G Outlines Govt Plans For Energy Fiji Limited (EFL)

Acting Prime Minister and Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum has highlighted plans for Energy Fiji Limited, formerly known as the Fiji Electricity

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Veena is Fiji Sun’s Choice

  Veena is Fiji Sun’s Choice

Fiji Sun’s choice for best dressed Parliamentarian yesterday was the famous former radio personality for the Aaina Radio Show Veena

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Opposition Gets History Lesson on Land

  Opposition Gets History Lesson on Land

Acting Prime Minister and Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum yesterday gave the Opposition a history lesson in Parliament when he reminded them that

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‘We Want Equal Share of Cash’

  ‘We Want  Equal  Share  of Cash’

Mataqali or landowning unit members want equal shares of their pine bonus payout, Acting Prime Minister and Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum

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ACTING PM: Reject Divisiveness, Bigotry

  ACTING PM: Reject Divisiveness, Bigotry

Acting Prime Minister Aiyaz Sayed- Khaiyum says as we celebrate our progress and commemorate the proud legacy of the girmitiyas

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Disaster Resilient Plan Will Develop Agricultural Sector

  Disaster Resilient Plan Will Develop Agricultural Sector

The Ministry of Agriculture with assistance from the Food and Agriculture Or­ganisation (FAO) is working to improve climate risk identifica­tion

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A-G: Review of National Minimum Wage Underway

  A-G: Review of National Minimum Wage Underway

The review of the National Minimum Wage of $2.68 an hour has already started. This was revealed by the Acting

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A-G: Justice A Must For Everyone Khaiyum

  A-G: Justice A Must For Everyone Khaiyum

Members of Parliament have been told that they need to ensure there is justice, irrespective of whichever government is in

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