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    New Access Road For Farmers In Dreka, Cakaudrove

New Access Road For Farmers In Dreka, Cakaudrove

Fijians living in Dreka settlement, Cakaudrove, will no longer have to carry their produce to the main road to wait for transportation following the opening of their new road. Commissioner

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    Qiliho In New York For UN Chiefs Of Police summit

Qiliho In New York For UN Chiefs Of Police summit

Fiji’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Satyendra Prasad this week received Police Commissioner Brigadier-General Sitiveni Qiliho in a courtesy visit. The meeting was an opportunity to discuss ways in

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    Statement: PM Delighted Over Prince Harry And Duchess Visit

Statement: PM Delighted Over Prince Harry And Duchess Visit

The following is a statement from the Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama ahead of Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan Markle’s royal tour to Fiji. I am delighted on behalf of

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    80,000 Plus Children Received Men C Immunisation

80,000 Plus Children Received Men C Immunisation

The National Meningococcal (Men C) Immunisation Programme, in its fourth week has to date immunised more than 80,000 children aged 1-19 years across the Central Division and the Ra Sub-Division.

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    Fiji Report Receives Positive Response

Fiji Report Receives Positive Response

Fiji’s report on the recent 34th Session of the Food and Agri­culture Organisation (FAO) regional conference for Asia and the Pacific has been received with a positive response by all

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    Ambassador Prasad meets president of United Nations General Assembly

Ambassador Prasad meets president of United Nations General Assembly

Fiji’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambas­sador Satyendra Prasad, paid a courtesy call on the president of the UN General Assembly Miroslav La­jcák. In commending Mr Lajcák for his

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    Fijian Peacekeeper Receives Posthumous Medal from UN

Fijian Peacekeeper Receives Posthumous Medal from UN

Fiji’s Ambassador to the Unit­ed Nations, Satyendra Pras­ad, received the Dag Ham­marskjold medal on behalf of the family of the late Warrant Officer Class One Niko Komaiasa Ralagi. WO1 Ralagi

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    Burchell Officiates At The Pacific Libraries Summit

Burchell Officiates At The Pacific Libraries Summit

The importance of having a library in any society was yesterday reiterated to par­ticipants during the Pacific Librar­ies Summit. The summit was officially opened by the Permanent Secretary for Education,

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    Ghana Envoy Presents Credentials To President

Ghana Envoy Presents Credentials To President

President Major General (Ret’d) Jioji Konusi Konrote yesterday received the cre­dentials of the non-resident High Commissioner Designate of Ghana to Fiji Edwin Nii Adjei at Borron House. High Commissioner Adjei

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Fiji Hosts First Low Emission Development Strategy Workshop

  Fiji Hosts First  Low Emission  Development Strategy Workshop

The country’s Low Emis­sions Development Strategy (LEDS) will be the first of its kind for a Pacific Small Island De­veloping

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Climate Change Threatens Food Security: Kolitagane

  Climate Change Threatens Food Security: Kolitagane

The agricultural sector’s con­tribution to the Gross Do­mestic Product dropped to just 8 per cent and food imports increased by

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National Disaster Management Act And Plan To Be Reviewed

  National Disaster Management Act And Plan To Be Reviewed

The National Disaster Man­agement Act [NDMA] 1998 and the National Disaster Management Plan 1995 [NDMP] are under review. The review

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A-G receives Rep From World Intellectual Property Organisation

  A-G receives Rep From World Intellectual Property Organisation

Acting Prime Minister and Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, received a courtesy visit from the Director of Copyright Development Divi­sion of World

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Ineligible Recipients Granted Amnesty

  Ineligible Recipients Granted Amnesty

Audit teams from the Ministry of Economy are undertaking random verifications and spot checks for households and individuals and several

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Villagers Take Advantage Of Services At Doorstep

  Villagers Take Advantage Of Services At Doorstep

Rural Fijians of Moala island took advantage of various government services on offer from ministries and departments. The Moala roadshow

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Fijian Delegation Visit Tech Advanced Farms In Israel

  Fijian Delegation Visit Tech Advanced Farms In Israel

A Fijian Government delegation led by the Minister for Agricul­ture, Rural and Maritime Development, National Dis­aster Management and Me­teorological Services

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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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Act Now… Time Is Of The Essence: Pm

  Act Now… Time Is  Of The Essence: Pm

Excellencies, distinguished del­egates, the preparatory phase of the Talanoa Dialogue will continue until we meet [in Poland] at the end

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Gender, Rights, Inclusivity Top Talks

  Gender, Rights, Inclusivity Top Talks

The COP23 Fijian presidency is placing great emphasis on gender equality, human rights and inclusivity in its discus­sions as it

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Purpose Of The Talanoa Dialogue Reiterated

  Purpose Of The Talanoa Dialogue Reiterated

COP23 Chief Negotiator ambassador Luke Daunivalu has once again re­iterated the purpose of the ‘Talanoa’ dialogue at the Talanoa Dialogue

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Fiji To Advance Paris Agreement Work Programme

  Fiji To Advance Paris Agreement Work Programme

The Fijian COP23 Presidency Team is focused on advancing the Work Programme of the Paris Agreement and is calling on

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Teacher Jobs Inquiry: Officers Disciplined

  Teacher Jobs Inquiry:  Officers Disciplined

The Ministry of Education, Heritage and the Arts has announced the completion of a major investigation into the handling of

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Afghan Envoy Presents Credentials

  Afghan Envoy Presents Credentials

President Major-General (Ret’d) Jioji Konusi Konrote received the creden­tials of the non-resident Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic

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Fiji, NZ PMs Meet In London

  Fiji, NZ PMs Meet In London

Fiji and New Zealand have explored new opportunities to increase flows of bilateral trade and investment during a meeting between

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Concentrate On Relationships With Others, A-G Tells

  Concentrate On Relationships With Others, A-G Tells

Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum has stressed that religious festivals like Ram Navami are not only about rituals,

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Ministry officials to undergo Potato Training in PNG

  Ministry officials to undergo Potato Training in PNG

The Ministry of Agriculture in an effort to enhance the potato industry in Fiji and to build the capacity of

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Vuniwaqa Tells Of Resilience Of Pacific Rural Women To Climate Change

  Vuniwaqa Tells Of Resilience Of Pacific Rural Women To Climate Change

On the second day of the 62nd Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) in New York, government leaders gathered

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New consul appointed to strengthen ties with Estonia

  New consul appointed to strengthen ties with Estonia

Fiji has appointed a new Honorary Consul to Estonia to strengthen our existing ties and develop new avenues of co-operation.

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Boats To Improve Accessibility

  Boats To Improve Accessibility

  Two villages at Udu Point in Caka­udrove received a fiberglass boat each from the Government as a pro­ject by

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