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    Authority hopeful it will acquire land for homes

Authority hopeful it will acquire land for homes

Housing Authority of Fiji is hopeful that it will acquire land at Naqeledamu in Tailevu for development. Permanent Secretary for Local Government, Housing and Environment Joshua Wycliffe said housing authority

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    Council Asked To Clarify Rally Letter From Trade Union

Council Asked To Clarify Rally Letter From Trade Union

  The Suva City Council has been asked by the  Ministry for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Permanent Secretary Joshua Wycliffe to clarify an application letter from the Fiji Trades

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    Rarawai Begins Crush. ‘Here to Stay’

Rarawai Begins Crush. ‘Here to Stay’

Rarawai mill in Ba started off with crushing for this season yesterday. While officiating the opening cer­emony, Minister for Local Govern­ment, Housing and Environment, Infrastructure and Transport Parveen Bala said

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    ‘Architect Of Modern Singapore’ Brings Master Plan For Suva, Lautoka

‘Architect Of Modern Singapore’ Brings Master Plan For Suva, Lautoka

The man dubbed as the “architect of modern Singapore” is in the country to map out a master plan for the greater Suva area and Lautoka. Liu Thai Ker, together

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    Fire Destroys Dream, Govt Restores Hope

Fire Destroys Dream, Govt Restores Hope

Only two-months after their house was destroyed in a fire, Kritika Prasad and her husband are thankful to be given a place they call home by the Government. Ms Prasad

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    Minister pushes green living concept

Minister pushes green living concept

Residents of Nadi have been urged to keep their surroundings clean and be environmentally responsible. The plea has come from Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Infrastructure and Transport

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    Eden to be Chief Guest at Carnival

Eden to be Chief Guest at Carnival

The Assistant Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Lorna Eden will be chief guest during the 2018 Vodafone Tebara Carnival programme at Syria Park in Nau­sori tonight. This evening

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    Bala Waives fees

Bala Waives fees

More than 4000 market vendors will not pay their market fees for the month of April. This was announced yesterday by the Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Infrastructure

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    Proposal For Waste Sorting Station Not Popular With People

Proposal For Waste Sorting Station Not Popular With People

Permanent Secretary for Lo­cal Government, Housing and Environment, Joshua Wycliffe had highlighted the need to having a waste transfer station in Fiji. He said there were plans to con­struct the

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Lepani Wants Dad to Enjoy Retirement

  Lepani Wants Dad to Enjoy Retirement

Lepani Soroverata sees how hard his father and namesake works to put bread and butter on the table for the

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Eden: All In Govt Must Combine To Combat Climate Change

  Eden: All In Govt Must Combine To Combat Climate Change

Assistant Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment Lorna Eden says all ministries and all levels of government must work

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Ba Residents Get Access to Water

  Ba Residents Get Access to Water

  People from Lane 25, Rarawai and Upper Clopcott, Ba yesterday praised the FijiFirst Government for commissioning water projects in

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Sugar Festival starts this Saturday

  Sugar Festival starts this Saturday

Nine queen contestants will be vying in this year’s Sugar Festival which starts on September 16th and ends on Saturday

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Legislation to Reform Town Planning, Land Tenancy, and Subdivision of Land

  Legislation to Reform Town Planning, Land Tenancy, and Subdivision of Land

Legislation to reform Town Planning, Land tenancy, and subdivision of land are being reviewed with intent to modernise it. Speaking

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Bala: Pavilion Construction To Start Soon

  Bala: Pavilion Construction To Start Soon

The Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Infrastructure and Transport Parveen Bala said that upgrading and construction of pavilions

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Bala Calls For Action On Rubbish, Environment

  Bala Calls For Action On Rubbish, Environment

Parveen Bala wants the rubbish problem fixed. That was the clear message the Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment,

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Take Pride In Fiji’s Beauty: Eden

  Take Pride In Fiji’s Beauty: Eden

Assistant Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment Lorna Eden said Fiji should be more aware and take pride in

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Caught In The Act

  Caught In The Act

A waste care management company has sent home a driver pending investigations for dumping rubbish illegally at Nabou, Nadroga. But

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Tabua Traders Must be Registered: Wycliffe

  Tabua Traders Must be  Registered: Wycliffe

  Pawn shops around the nation need to register and get their licence in order to sell tabua (whale’s tooth).

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$3.3m Naboro Landfill Project to start soon

  $3.3m Naboro Landfill Project to start soon

The next stage of the Naboro Landfill project is expected to commence soon. This was confirmed by the Minister for

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Over 1000 Fijians Benefit from $8m House Grant

  Over 1000 Fijians Benefit from $8m House Grant

Over 1000 Fijians have been assisted through the First Home Buyers Grant, costing Government $8 million, says Minister for Local

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Agreement Helps Local Govt Capacity

  Agreement Helps Local Govt Capacity

A Memorandum of Understanding which focuses on building capacity for our towns and cities was signed yesterday between the Fijian Government

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Bala: Understand And Share Knowledge On Climate Change

  Bala: Understand And Share Knowledge On Climate Change

  The Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Infrastructure and Transport, Parveen Bala, has urged people to understand, and

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Bala: Climate Change Is Central Theme For Carnivals This Year

  Bala: Climate Change Is Central Theme For Carnivals This Year

All municipal carnivals’ theme this year will be centred on climate change. This was confirmed by Minister for Local Government,

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$104k Distributed Amongst 19

  $104k Distributed Amongst 19

  A total of $104,885.42 was distributed to 19 organisations marking the success of 2016 Hibiscus Festival. The distribution was conducted

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Proposal For Nakasi Municipality Not Heard Of, Says Wycliffe

  Proposal For Nakasi Municipality Not Heard Of, Says Wycliffe

No report has been received by the Ministry of Local Government, Housing and Environment on the proposed township of the

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Electricity Lights Up Waibuku Homes

  Electricity Lights Up Waibuku Homes

The days of studying under a candle light are over for the students of Waibuku in Ba. Yesterday the Minister

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Gloria Jean’s Set To Delight Lautoka

  Gloria Jean’s Set To Delight Lautoka

Gloria Jean’s Coffees lovers in the Western division no longer have to travel to Suva for its glorious coffees. The

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Government, NGOs Commit To Environment

  Government, NGOs Commit To Environment

Government is committed to work together with environmental non-government organisations (NGOs) to map a way forward in promoting the sustainable

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