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    Fiji, Thailand Progress Relations On Agriculture

Fiji, Thailand Progress Relations On Agriculture

Mr Seruiratu said Fiji had a lot to gain from its partnership with Thailand in terms of technology, information-sharing and best practices The Governments of Fiji and Thailand have progressed

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    Katonitabua Launches Ministry Plans

Katonitabua Launches Ministry Plans

Permanent Secretary for iTaukei Af­fairs, Naipote Katonitabua today of­ficiated at the Ministry’s Annual Op­erations Plan 2018-2019 Workshop with the theme of ‘Transforming Communities and Mitigating Risks’. Mr Katonitabua announced a

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    UN document On Law Of Sea Is step In Right Direction, Says Ambassador Prasad

UN document On Law Of Sea Is step In Right Direction, Says Ambassador Prasad

Discussions on the elements of an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of Sea (UNCLOS) is a step in the right direction and one

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    Plans To Commercialise Dragon Fruit

Plans To Commercialise Dragon Fruit

The Ministry of Agriculture in collaboration with the Taiwan Technical Mission (TTM) recently organised a Dragon fruit field day at their Sigatoka farm as part of its efforts to release

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    Informal Settlements To Get Facelift

Informal Settlements To Get Facelift

Minister for Local Government, Housing and Community Development, infra­structure and Transport Parveen Bala signed contracts for consultancy services for Weseng Consulting Limited and NRW Macallan (Fiji). The signing will see

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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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    Daunivalu Presents Credentials To Aust Governor General

Daunivalu Presents Credentials To Aust Governor General

Fiji’s High Commissioner to Australia Luke Daunivalu, yesterday presented his cre­dentials to the Governor-General of Australia, Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Ret’d). In conveying the greetings and well wishes of

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     Why Probation Period Not Covered Under Law: Minister Usamate Clarifies

 Why Probation Period Not Covered Under Law: Minister Usamate Clarifies

    The Ministry of Employment, Pro­ductivity and Industrial Relations has clarified that the probation of workers is not covered under the law. Minister for Employment, Pro­ductivity and Industrial Relations

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    Minister Meets With Savusavu Employers

Minister Meets With Savusavu Employers

There is a 300 per cent tax rebate for the employment of persons with disabilities, This was highlighted by the Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate during

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Workers’ Probation Not Covered Under Employment Law

  Workers’ Probation Not Covered Under Employment Law

The Employment Relations Law does not cover the pro­bationary period of employ­ment. This was highlighted by the Min­ister for Employment,

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Forests Minister To Visit West And North Communities

  Forests Minister To Visit West And North Communities

  The Minister for For­ests Osea Naiqamu is travelling with of­ficers from the Ministry of Forests to visit and consult

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New Tap ‘N’ Go eTransport Activation For Subsidised Students

  New Tap ‘N’ Go eTransport Activation For Subsidised Students

  The Ministry of Education, Herit­age and the Arts has announced a new Tap N’ Go activation for all students

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Singapore’s High Court Judge On Supreme Court Non-Resident Panel

  Singapore’s High Court Judge On Supreme Court Non-Resident Panel

Singapore’s high court judge Quentin Loh has been appointed a Judge of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Fiji on

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Seruiratu Commissions Borehole

  Seruiratu Commissions Borehole

Minister for Rural and Maritime Develop­ment Inia Seruiratu yesterday commissioned a new borehole in the village of Naveyago in Nadroga.

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Delana encourages youths to use talents wisely

  Delana encourages youths to use talents wisely

The Assistant Minister for Youth and Sports Iliesa Delana, has encouraged youths to use their talents wisely and be productive

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Serbian Non-Resident Envoy Visits Prime Minister

  Serbian Non-Resident Envoy Visits Prime Minister

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama yesterday received a courtesy call from Serbian non-resident Am­bassador to Fiji Miroljub Petro­vic at his office.

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Ark Peace Officers Meet PM

  Ark Peace Officers Meet PM

Prime Minister Voreqe Baini­marama yesterday received a courtesy call from a delega­tion of the Chinese People’s Lib­eration Army (PLA) Navy

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Usamate Highlights Key Elements In Advancing Work Environment

  Usamate Highlights Key Elements  In Advancing Work Environment

Promoting decent, productive work and encouraging a healthy lifestyle are key elements to advancing competitiveness and productivity in the workplace.

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Govt backs early education for all Fijians

  Govt backs early education for all Fijians

Government, as part of the inclusion of early childhood develop­ment in the SDGs, ensures that the younger citizens get the

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There is More to do for Early Education: Vuniwaqa

  There is More to do for Early  Education: Vuniwaqa

We have to do more for early education to prepare our pre-schoolers for those years that follow in primary school,

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New Resident Magistrate Sworn In By President

  New Resident Magistrate Sworn In By President

Fiji’s judiciary has welcomed addition to its ranks follow­ing the swearing of new resi­dent magistrate at the State House yesterday.

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Karan Hands Over Ambulance To Fire Authority

  Karan Hands Over Ambulance To Fire Authority

The National Fire Authority plays a significant role in our country’s fire and emergency management services delivery to the various

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Workshop Targets Post-Harvest Production

  Workshop Targets Post-Harvest Production

A workshop on im­proving the quality of post-harvest han­dling of pineapples har­vested from major pineap­ple producing Vulagi Estate at Dawasamu,

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Vuniwaqa Tells Kids Why Education is Vital

  Vuniwaqa Tells Kids Why Education is Vital

Young children were remind­ed yesterday about the im­portance of having a proper education because it can prepare them for a

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More Accessible Services For Highlanders

  More Accessible Services For Highlanders

Rural Fijians in the highlands of Ra will have the opportunity to access and utilise Government services at their doorstep

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Ecuador Envoy Accorded Guard Of Honour, Solomons Farewelled

  Ecuador Envoy Accorded Guard Of Honour, Solomons Farewelled

President Major-General (Ret’d) Jioji Konrote yesterday received the credentials from the Ecuador non-resident Ambassador to Fiji, Juan Salazar Sancisi. Mr

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Drainage Works To Minimise Flooding

  Drainage Works To Minimise Flooding

Proposed works on the Lakena and Manoca drainage improvement project in Nausori are intended to minimise the impacts of flooding.

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President Reminds Educators About Role

  President Reminds Educators About Role

  We are all responsible in educating and preparing our children for the fu­ture, says President Major General (Ret’d) Jioji

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 Computer Lab, Classroom Opens For Students In Cakaudrove

   Computer Lab, Classroom Opens For Students In Cakaudrove

    The Prime Minister urged students to make good use of the services that Government is providing for them.

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