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    A-G Warns Landlords Over Raising Rents to Students

A-G Warns Landlords Over Raising Rents to Students

Attorney-General and Minister for Economy, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum has warned landlords not to raise rents to students. He said there was a freeze on rent increase imposed by Government. He made

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    Asia Development Bank Acknowledged as Development Partner of Pacific Nations

Asia Development Bank Acknowledged as Development Partner of Pacific Nations

The following is the address by Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum at the 50th ADB Annual Meeting at Yokohama, Japan. (On behalf of Governors from Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji,

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    Lack Of Counsellors In Schools: A-G

Lack Of Counsellors In Schools: A-G

The Attorney-General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, yesterday told Parliament that there was a lack of professional counsellors in schools. He said it was one of the main issues brought up by students

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    A-G Criticises Fiji Times

A-G Criticises Fiji Times

The Attorney-General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, yesterday hit out at Fiji Times over its coverage of the Budget consultations. Mr Sayed-Khaiyum was referred to an article written by the newspaper that no

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    Fiji Has Access To Climate Finance, Parliament

Fiji Has Access To Climate Finance, Parliament

The Attorney-General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum yesterday explained ways Fiji could gain access to climate financing. He said this after a question was posed by Government MP Matai Akauola in Parliament on

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    Bill Passed To Make It Easier To Recruit Health Specialists

Bill Passed To Make It Easier To Recruit Health Specialists

A Bill that will ease the recruitment of medical practitioners from overseas into Fiji’s medical service was fast tracked in Parliament yesterday. The Attorney-General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum while speaking on the

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    Bill Passed For Private Hospitals To Have Their  Own Pharmacies

Bill Passed For Private Hospitals To Have Their Own Pharmacies

  Private hospitals can now have their own pharmacy. This is after the Pharmacy Profession Amendment Bill 2017 was enacted through Standing Order 51 in Parliament yesterday. The Attorney-General, Aiyaz

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    Union: We’ll Sue Education Ministry, Reddy

Union: We’ll Sue Education Ministry, Reddy

The Fiji Teachers Union (FTU) said yesterday they would take legal action against the Minister for Education, Mahendra Reddy, over the demotion and reprimand of teachers under the disbanded Disciplinary

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    More Land Leases: Koya

More Land Leases: Koya

More informal settlers, who are commonly referred to as squatters, will be given proper land leases in the coming financial year. Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources

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Cop23 Presidency Example Of How G20 And V20 Can Work Together: A-G

  Cop23 Presidency Example Of How G20 And V20 Can Work Together: A-G

Fijian Presidency of COP23 is a practical example of how Group of 20 (G20) and Vulnerable 20 Group (V20) can

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Climate Adaptation Vital: A-G Tells Meet

  Climate Adaptation Vital: A-G Tells Meet

During his address at the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition’s (CPLC) High-Level Assembly, Attorney-General and Minister Responsible for Climate Change, Aiyaz

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A-G Pleased With Student Response in Budget Talks

  A-G Pleased With Student  Response in Budget Talks

Attorney-General and Minister for the Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum said yesterday he was happy with the student response in the schools

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Students Laud Budget Talks

  Students Laud Budget Talks

Students have given the thumbs up to Budget consultations in schools. At Vashist Muni College in Navua, where school consultations

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Focus On Climate Adaptation, Says Sayed-Khaiyum

  Focus On Climate Adaptation, Says Sayed-Khaiyum

While funds are available for climate mitigation project, adaptation to climate change is largely left unfunded. This was one of

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A-G Meets World Bank Delegation Ahead Of Spring Meetings

  A-G Meets World Bank Delegation Ahead Of Spring Meetings

A discussion between a delegation from the World Bank with the Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum was held

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Studying Weather Patterns

  Studying Weather Patterns

The three-day workshop for media personnel to enhance weather and climate hazard reporting has brought out many interesting points to

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UNs Population Fund Executive Director Pays Courtesy Call

  UNs Population Fund  Executive Director  Pays Courtesy Call

The Attorney-General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, yesterday received a courtesy call from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) executive director, Dr Babatunde

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UN Goals Important To Fiji: Acting PM

  UN Goals Important To Fiji: Acting PM

Acting Prime Minister, Attorney General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed Khaiyum says ensuring that the United Nations Millennium Development

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Acting PM Announces PAFCO’s Bonus Payout

  Acting PM  Announces PAFCO’s Bonus Payout

Acting Prime Minister, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum yesterday announced a $271,813 bonus payout for Pacific Fishing Company Limited (PAFCO) workers. “Not withstanding

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Merit-Based System Best for Employment in Civil Service

  Merit-Based System Best for Employment in Civil Service

A pay rise based on a merit system is better than the traditional across-the-board system. And when recruiting, the best

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Govt, Animal Health Body Pursue Plan To Improve Vet Services

  Govt, Animal Health Body Pursue Plan To Improve Vet Services

The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) has successfully completed it gap analysis mission to identify key issues in improving

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Why Ship Denied Entry To Fiji: A-G

  Why Ship Denied Entry To Fiji: A-G

The Attorney-General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, yesterday told Parliament why an Indonesian ship, D.L. Marigold, was denied entry into Fiji. He was

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Economy Stayed On Track Says RBF

  Economy Stayed On Track Says RBF

The Minister for Economy, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, tabled the Reserve Bank of Fiji’s January-July 2016 Report in Parliament on 22, March.

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Land Transport Amendment Act 2017 Friendly To Drivers

  Land Transport Amendment Act 2017 Friendly To Drivers

Let’s thank all our Members of Parliament, especially the Attorney-General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, for enacting the Land Transport Amendment Act 2017.

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Reduction of Duty Did Not Reach Consumers: Sayed-Khaiyum

  Reduction of Duty Did Not Reach Consumers: Sayed-Khaiyum

The reduction of duty on many items, including food, was not filtered to consumers, said Attorney-General, Minister for Economy and

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Asia/Pacific Heads here, talk priorities

  Asia/Pacific Heads here, talk priorities

The World Customs Organisation (WCO) Asia Pacific 18th Regional Heads of Customs Administrations (RHCA) conference was opened in Suva yesterday.

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A-G meets with High-Level Nepalese Government Officials

  A-G meets with High-Level Nepalese Government Officials

The Attorney-General and Minister responsible for Anti-Corruption, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum yesterday met with a high-level Nepalese government delegation who are in

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Fiji And India Sign Air Services Agreement

  Fiji And India  Sign Air Services Agreement

Although Fiji is economically and geographically much smaller than India, we went at the table as equals The Attorney-General and

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A-G To LTA: Resign Or Return Permits

  A-G To LTA: Resign Or Return Permits

All Land Transport Authority staff, Board members and their immediate family members who have acquired public service vehicle permits and

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