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    #Vote2018 – Analysis: Minimum Wage  Rate: Who Will  Pay The Price?

#Vote2018 – Analysis: Minimum Wage Rate: Who Will Pay The Price?

Minimum wage rate is a hot topic right now and everyone from trade unionists to politicians and those who have a leg in both camps are working hard to milk

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    #Vote2018 – Analysis: Qereqeretabua Seeks Traditional Blessings

#Vote2018 – Analysis: Qereqeretabua Seeks Traditional Blessings

Adhering to traditional iTaukei protocols before taking part in national duties or service is an obligation many follow. This practice will increase rapidly as the General Election draws near. SODELPA

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    #Vote2018 – Analysis: TELS, Retirement And Politics

#Vote2018 – Analysis: TELS, Retirement And Politics

ANALYSIS: Opposition Parties may take it lightly, but the fact remains that more Fiji­ans are able to afford tertiary educa­tion and it is through the Tertiary Educa­tion Loan Scheme. TELS

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    Fiji Airways Soars Our Nation Ever Higher, Brings Many Benefits

Fiji Airways Soars Our Nation Ever Higher, Brings Many Benefits

From its first commercial flight as Fiji Airways in 1951, the national airline has today become the envy of airlines and countries in the region. The record profit of $95.8

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    Opinion: Narube on Economic Performance

Opinion: Narube on Economic Performance

In my opinion, we face serious issues in our economic manage­ment. First, because of the volatil­ity in our economic performance it makes sense to create a cushion or buffer, which

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    Opinion: Is The FEO Ready for Early Polls?

Opinion: Is The FEO Ready for Early Polls?

An election could be held as early as May this year, but the question is whether the Fijian Elections Office is ready for such an eventuality. Prior to an election

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    EDITORIAL: Time To Fix The Traffic Congestion Problem

EDITORIAL: Time To Fix The Traffic Congestion Problem

The long queues of vehicles in the mornings and af­ternoons around the country, especially in cities and towns, is an ever-growing problem. While it is becoming a national headache, solu­tions

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    Hurdles Surface As Naitasiri Rugby Hunts For Winning Ways

Hurdles Surface As Naitasiri Rugby Hunts For Winning Ways

Everyone wants to be associated with a winning team. It is part of human nature. Even corporate companies today want to be part of a winning team or brand. This

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    Student Hooliganism On Buses Has Gone Too Far

Student Hooliganism On Buses Has Gone Too Far

This is an edited version of Nemani Delaibatiki’s My Say in the FBC TV programme, 4 The Record last night   Students’ hooliganism on school buses has gone too far.

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Opinion: Increase in Violence Against Women, Children Worries Labour

  Opinion: Increase in Violence Against Women, Children Worries Labour

We need to empower our women economically so that they have the means and the resources to stand up against

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Opinion: We Must Protect Democracy, Says Unity Fiji Party Leader

  Opinion: We Must Protect Democracy, Says Unity Fiji Party Leader

A dishonest election will make a mockery of our efforts to maintain and protect our democracy, party leader Savenaca Narube

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Analysis: No Major Surprises In SODELPA’s Manifesto

  Analysis: No Major Surprises In SODELPA’s Manifesto

If you are expecting major changes in SODELPA’s 2018 election manifesto compared to the 2014 document, you may be disappointed.

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Analysis: IS A NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME FEASIBLE, SODELPA ASKS

  Analysis: IS A NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME FEASIBLE, SODELPA ASKS

A SODELPA government will commission a study on the fea­sibility of a national health in­surance scheme. The plan is in

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Analysis: Get It Right On Walesi

  Analysis: Get It Right On Walesi

SODELPA Member of Parliament Viliame Gavoka yesterday made an outrageous claim in Parliament- that Walesi Digital TV project involved pro-government

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EDUCATION WILL BE MADE COMPULSORY: SODELPA

  EDUCATION WILL BE MADE COMPULSORY: SODELPA

One of the prominent new policies in SODELPA’s draft manifesto is that the party will make primary and secondary education

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MP Aseri Radrodro Hitting Right Notes

  MP Aseri Radrodro Hitting Right Notes

He is shaping up as a future SODELPA leader in the making because of his performance in and outside Parliament.

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EDITORIAL: Our Heroes From Canada On Track For Bigger Scalps

  EDITORIAL: Our Heroes From Canada On Track For Bigger Scalps

Fiji Airways Fijian 7s team’s magnificent 31-12 victory over Kenya in the final of the Canada Sevens at  BC Place

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e-Ticketing System Convenient To Thousands Who Travel On Buses

  e-Ticketing System Convenient To Thousands Who Travel On Buses

  Every month around $9.5million is spent by the bus travelling public in the country. In a year, our bus

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Celebrating Women All Over the world

  Celebrating Women All Over the world

On Behalf of the Fijian Government, the Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation invites all Fijians to join women

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EDITORIAL:Women Have Never Been In A Better Position Than Now

  EDITORIAL:Women Have Never Been In A Better Position  Than Now

The women of this country have reached an important milestone in their role as equal partners in the development of

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ANALYSIS: What Will NFP Leader Prasad Do?

  ANALYSIS: What Will NFP Leader Prasad Do?

During a press conference on March 2, National Fed­eration Party leader Biman Prasad, issued a challenge to pro­vide evidence showing

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Fijian Names Now Part Of World Climate Agenda

  Fijian Names Now Part Of World Climate Agenda

Below is the Ministerial Statement made by Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama during the opening of the first 2018 Parliament session

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EDITORIAL: Fijians Show Tolerance, Put Aside Differences During Holi Celebration

  EDITORIAL: Fijians Show Tolerance, Put Aside Differences  During Holi Celebration

The ability of all Fijians to show respect, observe and celebrate the holy days of the different religious groups is

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EDITORIAL: Contracting Players The Way Forward For Fijian Rugby

  EDITORIAL: Contracting  Players The Way Forward  For Fijian Rugby

We salute the Fiji Rugby Union (FRU) for contracting 40 players from all the eight major unions playing in this

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EDITORIAL: Let’s Back Our 7s Heroes And Cheer Them To Victory

  EDITORIAL: Let’s Back Our 7s Heroes And Cheer Them To Victory

Our Fiji Airways 7s national reps are poised for another promising outing this weekend in the Las Vegas tournament on

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EDITORIAL: We Pay Tribute To Those Who Helped In Search And Rescue In Plane Crash

  EDITORIAL: We Pay Tribute To Those Who Helped In Search And Rescue In Plane Crash

Officers of the Police, Republic of Fiji Military Forces, Fiji Navy, National Fire Authority and Volunteer First Responder (Fiji) and

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EDITORIAL: Villages In Suva District Make Bold Step To Fight Against Drugs

  EDITORIAL: Villages In Suva District  Make Bold Step To Fight Against Drugs

The move yesterday by the villages in the Tikina (District) of Suva to form an awareness committee on drugs in

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EDITORIAL: Attending Budget Consultations Will Help You Make Sound And Wise Decisions

  EDITORIAL: Attending Budget Consultations Will Help You Make Sound And Wise Decisions

The Ministry of Economy has commenced preparations for the 2018-2019 National Budget and is calling on all Fijians to make

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OPINION: A Generation Remembered

  OPINION: A Generation Remembered

I was reading a short story when I received a book, ‘an enthralling autobiography’. The short story is ‘Toba Tek

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