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    Showcasing Fiji Through Rugby

Showcasing Fiji Through Rugby

It is a game that creates an excellent opportunity to showcase Fiji Tourism, Trade and Industry and to illustrate the innovation of the country in the context of hosting top

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     Don’t Be Duped By Job Offers Overseas That Exploit You

 Don’t Be Duped By Job Offers Overseas That Exploit You

Fijians, who are looking for work in small neighbouring island nations in the region like Samoa, beware. You could end up like Fijian domestic workers Salaseini Serukeitoga and Tui­polotu Talatoka.

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    #Vote2018: Equal Proportion Supported by People to Empower Every iTaukei Person

#Vote2018: Equal Proportion Supported by People to Empower Every iTaukei Person

ANALYSIS:  Equal distribution of lease money did not go well with those who are higher in the hierarchy in landowning units, but many people have been sup­portive of the idea.

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    MPs Hear Of Effectiveness Of Mediation Services

MPs Hear Of Effectiveness Of Mediation Services

Mediation Services provided by the Ministry for Em­ployment, Productivity and Employment Relations have been effective. This was the advice of the Minister for Employment Jone Usamate while respond­ing to MP

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    Japan Provides Assistance To Develop Grassroots Communities

Japan Provides Assistance To Develop Grassroots Communities

Assistance to grassroots projects in Fiji is the Japanese government’s key objective in development co-operation within the country. Chargé d’Affaires ad interim Tsuguyoshi Hada made this comment at the Japanese

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    EDITORIAL: Long Term Solution To Deal With Shortage Of Midwives Is A School For Specialist Midwives

EDITORIAL: Long Term Solution To Deal With Shortage Of Midwives Is A School For Specialist Midwives

When there is a shortage of midwives but there are retired midwives taking con­tracts in Nauru and Vanuatu, what is the practical solution? Re-engage the retired midwives who are physically

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    E-ticketing Is Here! Get Registered, Get Your Card

E-ticketing Is Here! Get Registered, Get Your Card

EDITORIAL: It was the beginning of another milestone and change for Fiji, another new era as we finally move into a cashless system with the new e-transport card. As it

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    Koya Takes Lands To People

Koya Takes Lands To People

Lands and Mineral Resources Minister Faiyaz Koya will be handing out approval notices and renewed leases in the Western Division today and will also hold public consultations with people on

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    Running A Hotel Group  Without Owning A Building

Running A Hotel Group Without Owning A Building

The way the hotels and resorts business operates is changing rapidly and in these changes there are both opportunities and issues for local investors that need to be considered. The

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Why We Punch Above Weight

  Why We Punch Above Weight

John Ross is  a Nadi-based marketing and advertising specialist with a long background in tourism. For feedback on this article,

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Honoured With Task Of Transitioning To A City

  Honoured With Task Of Transitioning To A City

  Newly appointed Nadi Town Council chief executive officer (CEO) Peter Dinning is confident to take on his new role

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Digital TV For Low- Income Households

  Digital TV For Low- Income Households

The Ministry of Communications, Walesi Limited and the Fiji Electricity Authority (FEA) have teamed up to give low-income households access

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Duty On Hybrids From January, Drop For Small New Vehicles

  Duty On Hybrids From January, Drop For Small New Vehicles

Second-hand car dealers who were quick to get their hybrid vehicle imports released from Customs before the Budget announcement, are

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Budget Strongly Focuses On Rehab, Reconstruction

  Budget Strongly Focuses On Rehab, Reconstruction

Fijians who lost their homes and had their schools affected by Tropical Cyclone Winston, now have a reason to smile.

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ANALYSIS: Quiet Achievers Of Bainimarama’s Cabinet

  ANALYSIS: Quiet Achievers Of Bainimarama’s Cabinet

They are the quiet achievers of Cabinet. They don’t frequently appear on newspaper headlines but they are hard at work

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Hall Celebrates Ten Years Of Supporting Fijian Communities

  Hall Celebrates Ten Years Of Supporting Fijian Communities

Australian dredging and civil construction company, Hall Pacific, is celebrating 10 years of operation in Fiji this year, having worked

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Agriculture Ministry Refutes Report Criticising Nakorovou Rice Project

  Agriculture Ministry Refutes Report Criticising Nakorovou Rice Project

The Ministry of Agriculture has come out strongly against claims that a $68,000 rice project in the village of Natokalau

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PM: Change In The Mining And Quarying Legislation

  PM: Change In The Mining And Quarying Legislation

  Government will be revising the policy and institutional framework for mining and quarrying to update antiquated legislation. Speaking at

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Drop In Fuel Prices Except Kerosene

  Drop In Fuel Prices Except Kerosene

The Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism  Faiyaz Siddiq Koya today announced major reductions in prices of Unleaded, Premix, and

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Govt Decides: Fiji Sun Best Place To Advertise

  Govt Decides: Fiji Sun Best Place To Advertise

All Government newspaper advertising and notices will be placed in the Fiji Sun in 2016. The Government confirmed this after

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Flag Feedback Period Extended

  Flag  Feedback Period  Extended

The Government has announced the extension of the feedback period for designs for the new national flag to February 29,

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$1.3m On Developments In Navosa

  $1.3m On Developments In Navosa

Government, through the Office of the Prime Minister, has spent over $1.3million in the improvement of infrastructure and other services

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Ministry Clarifies Ownership In Private Islands

  Ministry Clarifies  Ownership In Private Islands

Some islands in Fiji had been sold to some foreign investors and famous among these was Mago Island. In early

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Government To Appoint New Whip

  Government To Appoint New Whip

Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations, Semi Koroilavesau is willing to retain his position as Government whip if needed.

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Koroilavesau sworn-in

  Koroilavesau sworn-in

Government Whip and newly appointed Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Semi Koroilavesau hopes to continue the work of

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Koroilavesau Sworn In

  Koroilavesau Sworn In

Government Whip and newly appointed Minister for Employment, Productivity & Industrial Relations Semi Koroilavesau hopes to continue the work of its former

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Bond All Good

  Bond All Good

The Fijian Government has successfully executed a new global bond of US$200 million (FJ$435 million) after settling early the existing

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MPs On Their Past Year

  MPs On Their Past Year

Several parliamentarians yesterday gave an analysis of their performance as Members of Parliament for the last 12 months.   Question:

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Natuva Clarifies RFMF Role

  Natuva Clarifies RFMF Role

The Minister for Immigration, National Security and Defence, Timoci Natuva said that civilian leadership in Government must be respected. And

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