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    Nakasi Will Have Fire Station

Nakasi Will Have Fire Station

  Nakasi needs a fire station because the area is developing into a prime residential area, says Parveen Bala, the Minister for Local Government, Housing and Community Development, Infrastructure and

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    First phase of building Namaka market to be finished in August

First phase of building Namaka market to be finished in August

The first phase of construction on the new $4.79 million market in Namaka, Nadi, will be completed next month. This has been confirmed by the Minister for Local Government, Infrastructure

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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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    Squatter Families To Be Relocated

Squatter Families To Be Relocated

  Twenty five households living in the Fiji Muslim League squatter settlement in Nabua will be relocated to Waidra in Baulevu, outside Nausori. This was confirmed by the Minister for

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    Calls For Sector To Drive Infrastructure Development

Calls For Sector To Drive Infrastructure Development

Kolitagane highlighted the critical need for improved infrastructure planning Delegates from the region at­tending the ‘Green Infrastruc­ture, Poverty Eradication and Building, Repairing and Maintenance and Housing’ Symposium were today urged

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    Bala: Children’s Rights Can’t Be Denied

Bala: Children’s Rights Can’t Be Denied

  Minister for Local Government, Infrastructure and Transport Parveen Bala says as a nation we can’t afford to deny our children their right to a free and fair education. He

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    Crown Night Awaits Contestants

Crown Night Awaits Contestants

  The Minister for Local Government, Housing, Environment, Infrastructure and Transport, Parveen Bala, will be chief guest during the 2018 Vodafone Tebara Carnival at Syria Park in Nausori tonight. At

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Bala Orders Council To Bump Up Security

  Bala Orders Council To Bump Up Security

We will do our part to strengthen the security at the Nausori Market, says Parveen Bala. This was the assurance

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Minister Ensures Investment Will Pay Off

  Minister Ensures Investment Will Pay Off

  Protecting the environment and Fiji’s beauty is always a challenging task, says Parveen Bala, the Minister for Local Government,

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New vehicles for enforcement operations

  New vehicles for enforcement operations

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has spent approximately $690,000 to purchase eight new vehicles dedicated to enforcement operations. This was

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Impact Of Overloading Poses Risk To Vehicles, Public Safety

  Impact Of Overloading Poses  Risk To Vehicles, Public Safety

Overloading with its associated impact on the deteriorating road conditions pose potential risks to vehicle and public safety says Parveen

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Road Code Available in Vernacular Now

  Road Code Available in Vernacular Now

  The Land Transport Authority yesterday launched two new Road Code books, one in Hindi and the other in the

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Street Vacuum Cleaners Enhance Municipal Works

  Street Vacuum Cleaners Enhance Municipal Works

Minister for Local Gov­ernment, Housing, Envi­ronment, Infrastructure and Transport, Parveen Bala handed over four new street vac­uum cleaner trucks to

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Bala praises Commission for strengthening ties

  Bala praises Commission for strengthening ties

  Minister for Local Government, Infrastructure and Transport, Parveen Bala has praised the Indian High Commission for their continuous efforts

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New Classrooms Bring Smiles

  New Classrooms Bring Smiles

Children at three schools in the Western Division were all smiles yesterday following the opening of reconstructed classrooms and new

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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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$165m Highway Project To Be Ready Next April

  $165m Highway Project To Be Ready Next April

The cost for the completion of the four-lane highway from Nadi International Airport to Wailoaloa Junction will be around $165

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New Mini Market Proposed For Cuvu, Bala Reveals

  New Mini Market Proposed For Cuvu, Bala Reveals

A new mini market is set to be built in Cuvu, Nadroga, soon. This was highlighted by Minister for Local

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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 to devotees: Don’t be swayed by Opposition

  Bala to devotees: Don’t be swayed by Opposition

  Minister for Local Government, Housing, Environment, Infrastructure and Transport Parveen Bala warned the Tavarau cane farming community in Ba

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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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Goverment plans to Honour Women of Indenture in Fiji

  Goverment plans to Honour Women of Indenture in Fiji

Celebrations to commemorate women of the Indentured Labour System in Fiji will be held next month. This was revealed by

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Vunivau Residents Unhappy With Road Works

  Vunivau Residents Unhappy With Road Works

Minister Bala: No need to beg FRA to do works No one needs to beg the Fiji Roads Authority (FRA)

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Ba Settlement Residents Get Good News

  Ba Settlement Residents Get Good News

The construction of residential lots in Clopcott, Ba, to accommodate 157 families is expected to start soon. Clopcott Squatter Settlement

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Churchill Park For All West Schools: Bala

  Churchill Park For All West Schools: Bala

Churchill Park’s new athletics facility would be for all schools in the western division. This was the word from the

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PM to open new tracks today

  PM to open new tracks today

  Prime Minister Voreqe Bainamarama today opens Churchill Park’s new $5.5million international athletic tracks in Lautoka. And the word from

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Works on Nadi City process update

  Works on Nadi City process update

Minister for Local Government, Housing, Environment, Infrastructure and Transport Parveen Kumar Bala said all processes are being followed for the

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