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    Yuan Wang III Refuels, Restocks

Yuan Wang III Refuels, Restocks

Yuan Wang III like other Chinese research vessels has been at the Suva Port the past few days to refuel and restock. An official at the Chinese embassy in Suva

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    Tide Dictates Vessel Berthing

Tide Dictates Vessel Berthing

Tide has been dictating the berthing of Lomaiviti Princess V at the Suva and Mua-i-walu ports the last five weeks. Then the delays from authorities to advise when to berth

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    Princess Moana Provides Trucks For Cargo, Luggage

Princess Moana Provides Trucks For Cargo, Luggage

Travellers on Princess Moana no longer need to worry about their cargo and lug­gage now that Miller Shipping Services is providing cargo trucks. Two weeks following its maiden voyage the

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    MOIT, JICA Hold Maritime Workshop

MOIT, JICA Hold Maritime Workshop

Workshop aims to improve strategic policies and planning for development and mainte­nance of maritime infrastruc­tures Having proper and well main­tained maritime infrastruc­ture is vital in Pacific Island Countries (PICs) as

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    Nalawa Rakes In Money As Cruise Vessel Calls In Port

Nalawa Rakes In Money As Cruise Vessel Calls In Port

Apakuki Nalawa of Nabukaluka in Naitasiri is known to many for his handicraft skills and creations. Mr Nalawa,  55, a father of three has been using his skills to make

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    Tropical Depression Delays Princess Moana’s Arrival

Tropical Depression Delays Princess Moana’s Arrival

Brand new inter-island vessel Princess Moana has finally ar­rived home. The Miller Shipping Services latest inclusion’s arrival was delayed by the tropical depression it met on its way home between

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    Sunken Southern Phoenix To Be Removed Next Year: MSAF

Sunken Southern Phoenix To Be Removed Next Year: MSAF

Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) chief executive of­ficer John Tunidau said that the sunken Southern Phoenix is ex­pected to be removed from the South Harbour of Suva Port early

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    Princess Moana Set To Show Her Beauty

Princess Moana Set To Show Her Beauty

Savusavu based Miller Shipping Services has every reason to flaunt its latest inter-island vessel, Princess Moana. The newly built 350 passenger ferry Princess Moana is expected to set sail for

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    Region’s Maritime Centre Of Excellence Based In Fiji

Region’s Maritime Centre Of Excellence Based In Fiji

The recent launching of the Maritime Technology Cooperation Centre (MTCC) in the Pacific (MTCC-Pacific is a boost for the Pacific region. The MTCC Centre of Excellence was launched in Suva

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FSHIL Concerned With Safety, Wants Fibreglass Boats To Meet Safety Standards

  FSHIL Concerned With Safety, Wants Fibreglass Boats To Meet Safety Standards

The continuous reports of loss of lives at sea and fibre glass boats capsizing have promoted the Fiji Ships and

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Lomaiviti Princess V Hopes To Set Trend

  Lomaiviti Princess V Hopes To Set Trend

Goundar Shipping Limited managing director George Goundar hopes other inter-island vessel company owners take cue from his purchasing the $2.5

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FPCL’s Commitment To Excellence Play Part In Success

  FPCL’s Commitment To  Excellence Play Part In Success

The Fiji Ports Corporation Limited’s (FPCL) commitment to excellence, leadership and innovation has served them well and will continue to

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MV Lomaiviti Princess V Forecasts Economic Boom In East, North divisions

  MV Lomaiviti Princess V Forecasts Economic Boom In East, North divisions

  The arrival of the $2.5m MV Lomaiviti Princess V next week warrants an economic boom and mass return of

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SPC, IMO Train Regional Maritime Trainers As Simulator, ECDIS Instructors

  SPC, IMO Train Regional Maritime Trainers As Simulator, ECDIS Instructors

The Pacific Community (SPC) in collaboration with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the Maritime and the Port Authority of

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Improved Communication At Local Wharfs, Says Top Student

  Improved Communication At Local Wharfs, Says Top Student

For Sera Ieli, an operations assistant at Port Mua-i-Walu Wharf 1 in Suva, learning basic Chinese language was a bonus.

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FPCL Staff Graduate With Basic Chinese Language Certificate

  FPCL Staff Graduate With Basic  Chinese Language Certificate

Communication with Chinese clients by the Fiji Ports Corporation Limited (FPCL) will no longer be a barrier now. This is

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MV Lomaiviti Princess V On Her Way

  MV Lomaiviti Princess V On Her Way

Good news for the travelling public. Goundar Shipping Limited’s newest vessel, MV Lomaiviti  Princess V is on her way. The

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US Coast Guards, NZ Maritime Train Our Port Security Officers

  US Coast Guards, NZ Maritime Train Our Port Security Officers

For the first time officers from the US Coast Guards and New Zealand Maritime yesterday conducted a joint training to

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A-G: Fiji Ports Can Become Maritime, Shipping Hub

  A-G: Fiji Ports Can Become Maritime, Shipping Hub

The Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum is confident that Fiji can become the shipping hub of the Pacific.

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FPCL Issues Control Measures For Local Wharf Users

  FPCL Issues Control Measures For Local Wharf Users

The entrance into Port Mua- i- Walu (Narain Jetty) will now be closely monitored by the Fiji Ports Corporation Limited

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Board Reviews 15 -Year Port Development Plan

  Board Reviews 15 -Year Port Development Plan

The Fiji Ports Corporation Limited (FPCL) aims to achieve its overall vision of becoming the best shipping port in the

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Promoting The Integration Of Marine Insurance, Liability Mechanisms

  Promoting The Integration Of Marine Insurance, Liability Mechanisms

Senior managers from maritime administrations and legislative draftspersons specialised in maritime and shipping related legislation from 11 Pacific Island countries

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Surveyors To Inspect MV Lomaiviti Princess V

  Surveyors To Inspect MV Lomaiviti Princess V

Two marine surveyors from the Fiji Maritime Safety Authority (MSAF) will depart the country this week  for Canada to inspect

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Cadets On Parade

  Cadets On Parade

Wander down to the Fiji Maritime Academy (FMA) any school day morning at8.15am sharp and you will see a group

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MSAF: Govt Invests In Maritime Training

  MSAF: Govt Invests In Maritime Training

The Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) has issued a total of 7567 seafarer’s certificates, approximately 585 of these are

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Aids To Navigation, Hospital Ship Built In Indonesia: Tunidau

  Aids To Navigation, Hospital Ship Built In Indonesia: Tunidau

A new-multi purposed ship is currently being built in Indonesia as an aid to navigation and hospital ship, it has been

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Company Content With Franchise Scheme Routes

  Company Content With Franchise Scheme Routes

Inter-island ferry service provider, Victoria Marine Limited, is content with the awarded Government shipping franchise scheme routes for this month.

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MSAF Part Of Maritime Legislation Drafting

  MSAF Part Of Maritime Legislation Drafting

The Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) represented Fiji at an interactive workshop on General Principles of Drafting National Legislation

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Training On Track For GSL Crew

  Training On Track For GSL Crew

Crew members of Goundar Shipping Limited (GSL) currently in Canada are undergoing  a familiarisation training on board their newest vessel.

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