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    Fijian Leadership A Model For The Pacific

Fijian Leadership A Model For The Pacific

  The Attorney-Gen­eral and Minister for Economy, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, met the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) officer-in-charge Hongjoo Hahm to discuss areas in

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     A-G Announces New Legal Aid Commission Appointments

 A-G Announces New Legal Aid Commission Appointments

    The Legal Aid Act 1996 (“Act”) stipulates that the Legal Aid Commission comprise of the Solicitor-General, the Chief Registrar, three legal practitioners, and two members of the public.

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    Government to address abuse of eTransport cards

Government to address abuse of eTransport cards

Government has once again been asked to look into abuse of eTransport cards by Fijians. During the 2018-2019 national budget roadshow in Savusavu, Attorney-General and Minsiter for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum

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    Ethnicity Obsession ‘Will Kill Our Country’

Ethnicity Obsession ‘Will Kill Our Country’

Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum has said people who campaign using race and religion have nothing to offer to people. This was very well received by those present

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    State Of Economy Determines Pension Regulations: A-G

State Of Economy Determines Pension Regulations: A-G

The state of the nation’s economy will determine any regulations regarding pensions. Whether it be the reduction of the minimum of eligibility or an increase in their pension. The Attorney-General

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    No EFTPOS Charge For Customers

No EFTPOS Charge For Customers

From January 1, 2019, if you swipe your debit card to pay for your shopping, you will not pay a fee of 40 cents. Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz

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    A-G: Government Cannot keep on footing the bills following a natural disaster, but they will not leave any vulnerable Fijians out

A-G: Government Cannot keep on footing the bills following a natural disaster, but they will not leave any vulnerable Fijians out

Government is working on parametric insurance coverage so that Fijian homes would be covered in times of natural disasters. Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum has talked at length about

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    A-G: Economy Has Doubled In Past 10 Years

A-G: Economy Has Doubled In Past 10 Years

Our economy has doubled in size in the last 10 years. At independence, the size of our economy was around $0.2 billion. It took almost 40 years since 1970 to

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    Vilisi wants to help those with Rheumatic Heart Disease (RHD

Vilisi wants to help those with Rheumatic Heart Disease (RHD

For Vilisi Rairai, the support she has been receiving from her mother has pushed her to aim high. The 13-year-old student was among those recognised for their hard work and

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Jetties, Wharf Get $18 Million Injection

  Jetties, Wharf Get $18 Million Injection

More than $18 million is al­located for maintenance and renewals of jetties and a wharf around the country for. Minister

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Small Businesses Raise Concern On Maternity, Paternity Leave

  Small Businesses Raise Concern On Maternity, Paternity Leave

Small and micro business houses have raised concerns on the extension of maternity and introduction of paternity leave. During the

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Further Exchange Control Relaxations Effective August 1 2018

  Further Exchange Control Relaxations Effective August 1 2018

In his national budget address on June 28, the Minister for Economy, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, announced further relaxations of exchange controls.

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Fiji eyes UNHRC seat poll

  Fiji eyes UNHRC seat poll

Fiji intends to contest a seat on the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council at elections in October this year

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Special Constable Happy with Pay Rise

  Special Constable Happy with Pay Rise

A Special Constable is happy that Government is finally compensating special constables like her “correctly”. Make Cuqu, 34, of Joma

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Fiji Corrections Service Welcomes $31.9 Million Allocation

  Fiji Corrections Service Welcomes $31.9 Million Allocation

The Commissioner of the Fiji Corrections Service (FCS), Francis Kean, has welcomed the allocation for the disciplined service in the

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BUDGET 2018: More than $1 Billion has been allocated for Education.

  BUDGET 2018: More than $1 Billion has been allocated for Education.

In announcing the 2018-2019 National Budget last night, the Attorney-General and Minister for Economy, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, noted that Government upheld

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BUDGET 2018: Highlights

  BUDGET 2018: Highlights

The following are highlights of the 2018-2019 National Budget that was announced last night. These are snippets from the Attorney-General

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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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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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A-G: Airport An Inspiration for All Fijians

  A-G: Airport An Inspiration for All Fijians

The Nadi International Airport should be an inspiration to all Fijians as to what can be achieved as a country.

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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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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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Newly-leased Plane Named After Beqa

  Newly-leased Plane Named After Beqa

The naming of a Fiji Airways Airbus A300 as the Island of Beqa will be an opportunity for the airline

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Kepa Grabs Lead From Rabuka

  Kepa Grabs  Lead From Rabuka

Fiji Sun – Razor Poll: 12th May, 2018 Fiji Sun Opposition Leader Ro Teimumu Kepa has regained her lead from

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A-G: Over 4000 Potential Visitors Will Be Here for ADB Meet

  A-G: Over 4000 Potential Visitors Will Be Here for ADB Meet

Potentially, more than 4000 visitors will come here next year when Fiji hosts the 52nd Asian Development Bank (ADB) Annual

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No Political Agenda behind Decreasing Retirement Age: A-G

  No Political Agenda behind Decreasing Retirement Age: A-G

Acting Prime Minister and Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum said there was no political agenda behind their decision to move the retirement

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We’re Ready To Host ADB 2019 Meet: A-G

  We’re Ready To Host ADB 2019 Meet: A-G

Fiji and the Pacific is ready to host the 52nd Asian Development Bank (ADB) Annual Meeting in Nadi, Fiji from

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