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    Transport Infrastructure To Improve In Lomaiviti: FRA

Transport Infrastructure To Improve In Lomaiviti: FRA

The Fiji Roads Authority has long term plans for the repairing and re­furbishing of wharves, jetties and bridges in the Lomaiviti group, said FRA Acting Programme Manager for Bridges, Jetties

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    Visit Good Opportunity To Renew Ties: Feakes

Visit Good Opportunity To Renew Ties: Feakes

Australian High Commissioner to Fiji John Feakes said the three-day stopover of Her Majesty’s Australian Ships Adelaide and Melbourne was a good opportunity to renew ties with their Fijian counterparts.

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    Car Parts ‘Scam’

Car Parts ‘Scam’

An alleged scam in­volving the mysterious disappearance of car parts at the Port of Suva has been uncovered. It is a significant breakthrough by the Fiji Ports Terminal Limited (FPTL)

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    Floating Medical Camp Attends Close To 3000 In Lomaiviti

Floating Medical Camp Attends Close To 3000 In Lomaiviti

Close to 3000 people made use of the free medical checkup provided by the 91-member medical team that sailed to the Lomaiviti islands on the Lomaiviti Princess I last week.

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    Levuka Wharf A Risk To Users: Goundar

Levuka Wharf A Risk To Users: Goundar

Docking at the Levuka wharf now is a risk so says local shipping magnate George Goundar. Mr Goundar made the comment after it took Lomaiviti Princess I one hour longer

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    Koro, Gau Wharves Boost Economic Activities

Koro, Gau Wharves Boost Economic Activities

The wharves in Koro and Gau are playing fundamental roles to the two islands economic movements and developments. Big vessels can now dock at Nawaikama in Gau and Muanivanua in

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    Arrival Of Medical Team, Medication Serves Patients In Levuka

Arrival Of Medical Team, Medication Serves Patients In Levuka

Naiviteitei villager Isimeli Maravou, 48, has been overwhelmed with the ar­rival of three buses and a truckload of medical personnel and supplies. They arrived at Naiviteitei Village to serve the

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    Visiting Medics Head Commends District School

Visiting Medics Head Commends District School

The head of the Sathya Sai medical team Dr Dinesh Lal has commended Nabasovi District School in Koro for its spaciousness and preparedness. “We are blown away by the school’s

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    Ratotodro Claims Certificates Not Aligned With Seafaring Standards

Ratotodro Claims Certificates Not Aligned With Seafaring Standards

Senior master of the Goundar Shipping Limited fleet Captain Inoke Ratotodro said the Fiji Maritime Academy needed to align their training programmes with the Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji standards

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Skipper Happy With Four Decades of Seafaring

  Skipper Happy With Four Decades of Seafaring

After four decades in the sea­faring business, Captain Inoke Ratotodro is closing out his twilight years with the fast growing

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Malolo Upsets Namosi in Skipper Cup Premiership

  Malolo Upsets Namosi in Skipper Cup Premiership

Minnows Malolo created the biggest upset in the second round of the Skipper Cup premiership defeating 2017 finalists Namosi 23-20

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Magpie SW Offloads Bulk Cargo At Suva

  Magpie SW Offloads Bulk Cargo At Suva

The volume of bulk offloaded by the 21,561 tonne bulk car­rier Magpie SW stayed for a fortnight before departure. The

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Medical Mission Team Ready For Lomaiviti: Dr Lal

  Medical Mission Team Ready For Lomaiviti: Dr Lal

Medical specialists bound for Ovalau, Koro and Gau will be carrying out terminal di­agnosis for patients and providing solutions for

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Goundar Shipping Teams Up With Medical Group For Lomaiviti

  Goundar Shipping Teams Up With Medical Group For Lomaiviti

As part of Goundar Shipping Limited’s social obligation one of their vessels is going to transport a medical team to

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Swire Shipping Vessels Increase Visits to Fiji: Reddy

  Swire Shipping Vessels Increase Visits to Fiji: Reddy

The movement of Swire Shipping Agencies vessels have picked up by two visits every month in 2017, said operations manager

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Goundar Continues Talks With Landowners

  Goundar Continues Talks With Landowners

Goundar Shipping man­aging director George Goundar said he would be holding meetings with land­owners on Friday to sort more things

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Fiji Navy Co-ordinates Rescue of Drifting Tuvalu Fishermen

  Fiji Navy Co-ordinates Rescue of Drifting Tuvalu Fishermen

The Republic of Fiji Navy Search and Rescue Centre over the weekend coor­dinated the search and rescue operation that saved

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Look No Further For An Alternative, We’re Here: Narube

  Look No Further For An Alternative, We’re Here: Narube

The newly formed Unity Fiji Party has made a commitment to provide a credible alternative to the other Opposition parties

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Fijian-Born US Policeman Appointed New Police Chief

  Fijian-Born US Policeman Appointed New Police Chief

  A Fijian-born 21-year veteran of the Pittsburg Police Department Captain Ron Raman has been appointed San Pablo’s new Chief

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Starved And Beaten By The USA

  Starved And Beaten By The USA

The Vodafone Fiji 7s team was starved of possession yesterday in the quarterfinals of the Singapore Sevens losing 19-24 to

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Cash Reward For Murder Information

  Cash Reward For Murder Information

Police is offering a large monetary reward for any information that could lead to arrests in relation to the alleged

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Court Hears 27 Tax Return Forms Missing

  Court Hears 27 Tax Return Forms Missing

A prosecution witness under cross examination told the Suva High Court yesterday that the evidence of 27 tax return forms

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Judge Labels Father ‘Sexual Savage’

  Judge Labels Father ‘Sexual Savage’

34-year-old man cops 15 years jail term for rape A 34-year-old man was labelled a ‘sexual savage’ as he was

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Groundbreaking For $3.8m LTA Office

  Groundbreaking For $3.8m LTA Office

  The much awaited groundbreaking ceremony of the new Land Transport Authority office at Vatunibale in Labasa was carried out

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Don’t Be Disheartened, Says PM

  Don’t Be Disheartened, Says PM

  Families whose homes were completely destroyed by Tropical Cyclone Winston have been urged not to be disheartened if their

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A-G Tells Figures Of Election Success

  A-G Tells Figures Of Election Success

Fijian Elections Office  hosts meet   Attorney-General and Minister Responsible for Elections Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum said the credibility of the 2014

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Cane Farmers Rent Arrears Hit $4.9m

  Cane Farmers Rent Arrears Hit $4.9m

The rent arrears in sugarcane leases stands at $4.9 million, according to iTaukei Land Trust Board deputy manager operations, research

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Men Need To Change Attitude Towards Women, Girls: Akbar

  Men Need To Change Attitude Towards Women, Girls: Akbar

  Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation Rosy Akbar has called on men to change their attitude towards women

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Fiji, Vanuatu Re-Engage In Retired Teacher MOA

  Fiji, Vanuatu Re-Engage In Retired Teacher MOA

Government has agreed with Vanuatu for the re-engagement of retired Fijian teachers for two years. Minister for Employment, Productivity and

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