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    Country’s Top Business Awards Launched

Country’s Top Business Awards Launched

The Supreme Award is the topmost prize businesses can win   The country’s most prestigious business awards event, held to recognise the top businesses in Fiji, and given by the

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    Personal Trainer  To Develop First Get Lean Fiji App, A First For Fiji

Personal Trainer To Develop First Get Lean Fiji App, A First For Fiji

  Meet Adelene Tutu one of the first three grant recipients of the Young Entrepreneurship Scheme (YES). Ms Tutu is the Get Lean Fiji online personal trainer. Faiyaz Siddiq Koya,

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    NZ-Fiji Natural Trading Partners

NZ-Fiji Natural Trading Partners

  Faiyaz Koya says, Zealand and Fiji are natural trading partners. The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, made the remarks while officiating at the New Zealand

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    Topex Numbers Keep Increasing

Topex Numbers Keep Increasing

  The Top Executives (TOPEX)Conference is one not to be missed especially for executives in this ever changing world. Fiji Commerce and Employers Federation (FCEF) immediate and past president Himen

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    Fiji Hoping To Further Co-operation With EU

Fiji Hoping To Further Co-operation With EU

Fiji has joined the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries in adopting a negotiation mandate that will set the agenda for further co-operation with the European Union. The mandate was

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    Koya Opens Fiji’s First Ever ‘Bula’ Interhash

Koya Opens Fiji’s First Ever ‘Bula’ Interhash

The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism and Lands Faiyaz Koya offi­cially opened the Bula International Interhash 2018 in Nadi on Friday. Mr Koya thanked the organisers for suc­cessfully organising the

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    Early- Morning Trip To Receive Handout

Early- Morning Trip To Receive Handout

Twenty-two-year-old Kolaia Ivi left his village on horseback in the early hours of yesterday to make it in time to receive the $1000 small and micro busi­ness grant. His village

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    $19M Used For 19,500 Applications

$19M Used For 19,500 Applications

A total of 19,548 businesses have been assisted through the micro and small business grant as of yesterday with an investment of more than $19 mil­lion since 2015. Minister for

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    Koya Highlights PICs Trade Needs

Koya Highlights PICs Trade Needs

  Fiji and the Pacific Island Countries (PICs), as small island economies have unique needs, and are at most risk of being left behind by the multilateral trading system. This

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Koya: Fiji’s Grants Scheme One Of Best In The World

  Koya: Fiji’s Grants Scheme One Of Best In The World

He made the comment during the disbursement of micro and small business grants to 539 first time recipients and those

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Consultation Helps Students Get Direct Responses

  Consultation Helps Students Get Direct Responses

Students of the University of the South Pacific (USP) Labasa Campus were happy with the Young Entrepreneurship Scheme consultation that

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Government ‘YES’ Scheme To Empower Youths

  Government ‘YES’ Scheme To Empower Youths

The Young Entrepreneurship Scheme (YES) is a Government initiative that aims to empower Fijian youths. This was the statement made

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Awards Will Help Students Develop, Express Creativity

  Awards Will Help Students Develop, Express Creativity

The Kula Awards is all about the school students and for the students. These were the words of the Minister

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Koya: Respect Religious Differences

  Koya: Respect Religious Differences

  It is important that we recognise and understand that we are all different and we should respect others’ differences,

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Positive Development In Fiji’s Tourism industry

  Positive Development In Fiji’s Tourism industry

Below is the Ministerial Statement made by the Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Siddiq Koya

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Koya: Marathon To Promote Fiji

  Koya: Marathon To Promote Fiji

Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya launched the Vodafone Lost Island Ultra Marathon at Holiday Inn, Suva yesterday.

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No Need For Another Taskforce: Koya To Gavoka

  No Need For  Another Taskforce: Koya To Gavoka

The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Koya, made it clear that there was no need

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Wainikoro Youths urged to be innovative for the good of society

  Wainikoro Youths urged to be innovative for the good of society

Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Min­eral Resources Faiyaz Koya has encouraged youths to de­velop innovative solutions for the

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Koya: Need For More Land Surveyors

  Koya: Need For More Land Surveyors

There is now an increasing demand for surveyors with only 35 registered officers in Fiji to date.   No new

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Datt’s 34 Years Of Waiting Over, Koya Distributes Land Lease

  Datt’s 34 Years Of Waiting Over, Koya Distributes Land Lease

Sugar cane labourer Ram Datt, 67, could not hold back his tears when he received his 99-year lease after 34

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807 Receive Business Grant For Taveuni

  807 Receive Business Grant For Taveuni

The Fijian Government have distributed a total of $12.7 million to 14,012 micro entrepreneurs around the country. This was revealed

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Bower and Hill Hailed for Exhibition Works

  Bower and Hill Hailed for Exhibition Works

Born from Fire is Fiji’s first ex­hibition of its kind. This was stated by Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands

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Protect Your Future and Preserve the Planet: Koya

  Protect Your Future and  Preserve the Planet: Koya

  The students of Kulukulu Primary School were challenged to make a difference in protecting their future through the preservation

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Bikers Honour Member In Funeral Procession

  Bikers Honour Member In Funeral Procession

  Members of the Fiji Bikers’ Club led by the Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources

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Singh Returning To Fiji International For Course Unveiling

  Singh Returning To Fiji International For Course Unveiling

Major Champion Vijay Singh will tee it up at the Fiji International this year on the course he revamped; Natadola

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Big Golf Move

  Big Golf Move

FIJI INTERNATIONAL WELCOMES ASIAN TOUR AS TRI-SANCTIONING PARTNER WITH PGA TOUR OF AUSTRALASIA AND EUROPEAN TOUR The 2017 Fiji International

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No Unscrupulous Dealers Wanted In Real Estate

  No Unscrupulous Dealers Wanted In Real Estate

Real estate companies were yesterday told to work within the ambit of the law and ensure that the industry was

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Koya: A Phenomenal Budget

  Koya: A Phenomenal Budget

The Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism,Lands and Mineral  Resources  Faiyaz Koya reckons that the 2017-2018 National Budget is a

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Fiji – Queensland Dialogue

  Fiji – Queensland Dialogue

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama will lead a high-level delegation to attend the Fiji-Queensland Trade and Investment Symposium at the Stamford

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