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    BAF Vigilant on Pests, Diseases Control at Ports of Entry

BAF Vigilant on Pests, Diseases Control at Ports of Entry

There is a need to carry out biosecurity risk mitigation measures on international vessels, cargo they carry and where applicable passengers as well to ensure that exotic pests and diseases

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     Cruise Company Takes Lead In Reducing Usage Of Plastics

 Cruise Company Takes Lead In Reducing Usage Of Plastics

  After successfully launching their Ocean Ambassador Programme in 2017, Captain Cook Cruises Fiji continues with its environmental friendly policies by eliminating as much single use plastic items on board

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    MSAF Raises Awareness Prior To World Maritime Day

MSAF Raises Awareness Prior To World Maritime Day

  With the 2018 World Maritime Day on the hori­zon, the Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) is raising awareness for a better and efficient local shipping industry. Maritime Safety

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    Industries Diversifying Into New Areas Depict Effective Collaboration

Industries Diversifying Into New Areas Depict Effective Collaboration

  It is encouraging to note that Fijian in­dustries are diversifying into new areas such as container depot and hygiene services and have capitalised on the for­ward looking and pro-growth

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    Career In Maritime Allows You To See The World, Seas Free: Taslim

Career In Maritime Allows You To See The World, Seas Free: Taslim

  Maritime is an interesting career that even en­gineers, officers and crew members get to travel the world and seas free while others pay to see and visit those places.

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    World Maritime Day To Be Packed With Activities, Displays: Hill

World Maritime Day To Be Packed With Activities, Displays: Hill

World Maritime Day (WMD) this year will be celebrated at Ratu Sukuna Park in Suva on September 27. Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) Chief Executive Officer Captain Philip Hill

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    Container Company Celebrates Silver Jubilee

Container Company Celebrates Silver Jubilee

The United Containers (Fiji) Limited (UCFL) celebrating its silver jubilee tomorrow Thursday, August 23 at the Rokobili terminal, Suva. Director United Containers (Fiji) Limited Bernard Hong-Tiy said marking their 25

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    Adelene Hopes To Keep Fijians Healthy

Adelene Hopes To Keep Fijians Healthy

“Want to lose weight, tone your body, build endurance, improve flexibility and feel healthier, then Get Lean Fiji can work for you.’ Those were the words of local owner Get

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    Lautoka Port Works Towards Sea Container Hygiene System

Lautoka Port Works Towards Sea Container Hygiene System

The Port of Lautoka success­fully hosted a trial test on the implementation of the Sea Container Hygiene System (SCHS) conducted by the Pacific Horticulture and Agricultural Market Access Program (PHAMA)

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Welcome Ceremony For Chinese Hospital Ship Ark Peace

  Welcome Ceremony For Chinese Hospital Ship Ark Peace

The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy Hospital Ship Ark Peace arrives at Suva Queens Wharf, tomorrow, Thursday, August 2,

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China’s Peace Ark to Provide a Week’s Free Medical Assistance in Fiji

  China’s Peace Ark to Provide a Week’s Free Medical Assistance in Fiji

Peace Ark, a hospital ship of Chi­na’s People’s Liberation Army Navy is visiting Fiji for the sec­ond time in four

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Wharves’ Mooring, Lifting Chains Certified to International Standard

  Wharves’ Mooring, Lifting Chains Certified to International Standard

For the first time Suva’s Queen’s and Lautoka’s King’s wharves will have their chains, lifting and mooring equipment tested and

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Rama Acknowledges Maritime Industry For Experience, Qualification

  Rama Acknowledges Maritime Industry For Experience, Qualification

For a woman in the maritime in­dustry in the shipping freight-forward industry for more than 20 years Michelle Caginatoba Rama

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Husband, Wife Team Unbeatable For Nadogo Couple

  Husband, Wife Team Unbeatable For Nadogo Couple

    Husband and wife market vendors Chandar Dutt and Subhashni Devi have been selling fruits and yaqona as their

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Saketa Leaves Bank Job To Pursue Business Idea

  Saketa Leaves Bank Job To Pursue Business Idea

When couple, Frank and Losavati Saketa were brainstorming ideas for their own business, they came up with all sorts of

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D’Cruz To Explore More Of Fiji

  D’Cruz To Explore More Of Fiji

Bollywood actress Ileana D’Cruz visited Rampur Primary School in Navua yesterday. The Bollywood actress here till June 11 to explore

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Fijian Resort Celebrates Partnership With Famous Wine Brand

  Fijian Resort Celebrates Partnership With Famous Wine Brand

Wine pairing plays an important role in any culinary industry. Those were the words of Shangri-La’s Fijian Resort and Spa’s

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Former Flight Attendant Becomes An Inspirational Micro-entrepreneur

  Former Flight Attendant Becomes An Inspirational Micro-entrepreneur

Vitilia Vuniwaqa was working as a flight attendant for the then Air Pacific when tragedy struck. She suffered from stroke

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How Salome Empowered And Inspired

  How Salome Empowered And Inspired

Courts Fiji Limited and South Pacific Busi­ness Development (SPBD) have partnered to ensure economic empower­ment of rural Fijian women. The

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Samson Lee Bridal Shop Opens

  Samson Lee Bridal Shop Opens

Sophistication, exclusivity, high fashion and strictly by appointment only. The Samson Lee Bridal Boutique is now open for business! It’s

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200 Dairy Farmers To Be First To Get Insurance Packages

  200 Dairy Farmers To Be First To Get Insurance Packages

  More than 260 dairy farmers will be the first recipients of insurance packages implemented the under Fiji Cooperative Dairy

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APTC Publishes Success Entrepreneur Stories

  APTC Publishes Success Entrepreneur Stories

The Australian-Pacific Techni­cal College provided the op­portunity to a group of women owning small businesses in Fiji to learn entrepreneurship

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Ceremony For $21m Lami Project

  Ceremony For $21m Lami Project

Hari Punja and Sons Group in part­nership with Pacific Building So­lutions Limited had a foundation prayer ceremony for their $21

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Courts Re-Launches LG Brand In Fiji market

  Courts Re-Launches LG Brand In Fiji market

LG stands for Life’s Good and is a pop­ular brand that does not need intro­duction. Courts’ association with LG reflects

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It’s The Last Day, Don’t Miss The Expo

  It’s The Last Day, Don’t Miss The Expo

It’s the last day of the Retire­ment Expo. What are you waiting for. Head down to Fiji National Prov­ident Fund

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Young Couple Utilise Retirement Expo Services

  Young Couple Utilise Retirement Expo Services

  Apenisa Kuruiwaca, 28, and wife Paulini Kuruiwaca, 30, went home happy yesterday after receiving home loan advice at the

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Retirement Expo Is For Everyone

  Retirement Expo Is For Everyone

Planning your retirement or have questions about retirement plans then head on down to the Retirement Expo at the Fiji

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New Apartment Block For Nausori Corridor

  New Apartment Block For Nausori Corridor

A two-storey apartment block is now open along Princes Road near Nausori. Siris Apartments features 23 bedrooms, an underground carpark

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POST FIJI Present Commemorative Stamps To Honour United States Peace Corps

  POST FIJI Present Commemorative Stamps To Honour United States Peace Corps

  The United States Peace Corps – which arrived in the country 50 years ago – is being honoured with

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