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    Majestic Princess Cruises Into Suva on Time

Majestic Princess Cruises Into Suva on Time

Fiji Ports Corporation Limited (FPCL) chief executive officer (CEO) Vajijra Piyasena acknowledged the support of key agencies while welcoming Majestic Princess on its inaugural trip to the Suva Port last

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    Kikau Returns Home Following Facelift, KAKADU Exercise

Kikau Returns Home Following Facelift, KAKADU Exercise

The Republic of Fiji Navy Ship (RFNS) Kikau returns home next Fiday (October 5) after participating in the KAKADU exer­cise in Darwin, Australia. This was confirmed by the Navy Commander

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    Captain Cook works closely with FSHIL

Captain Cook works closely with FSHIL

Captain Cook Cruises has had a very close working relationship with Fiji Ships and Heavy Industries Limited (FSHIL) for many years. Captain Cook Cruises general man­ager Tony Acland said Fiji

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    Otago Intercepts 10 Fishing Vessels, Investigates Two Yachts

Otago Intercepts 10 Fishing Vessels, Investigates Two Yachts

  Operation Wasawasa HMNZS Otago has intercepted and boarded a total of 10 fishing vessels, and investigated two yachts the past three weeks inside Fiji’s Exclusive Economic Zone. New Zealand

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    $760m Majestic Princess Visits Fiji

$760m Majestic Princess Visits Fiji

The $760 million Majestic Princess, a ship sailing for Princess Cruises will make its inaugural visit to Fiji on September 21. Kenua Fiji manager Leone Cabeiwai whose company does the

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    Queen Of Melbourne’s Future In Fiji In Limbo

Queen Of Melbourne’s Future In Fiji In Limbo

  Eight months later nothing has been forthcoming about Ro-ro passenger vessel Queen of Melbourne’s services in Fiji. South Island Shipping Services Company managing director Ulaiasi Buivatu was tight lipped

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    Kabara Villagers Awarded Boat Master Licence

Kabara Villagers Awarded Boat Master Licence

Forty-five villagers from the Island of Kabara in the Lau group were awarded with Boat Master and Class 6 licenses following three weeks of intensive Boat Master Licence (BML) and

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    Ship Repair Firm Implements Green Pacific Port Initiatives

Ship Repair Firm Implements Green Pacific Port Initiatives

Fiji Ships and Heavy Industries Limited (FSHIL), the subsidiary company of Fiji Ports Corporation Limited (FPCL) has implemented environment-friendly strategies in support of the Pacific Community’s (SPC) Green Pacific Port

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    Proposed Yacht Master Programme For FMA

Proposed Yacht Master Programme For FMA

The possibility of training of Fijian seafarers specializing working on yachts was discussed at the annual Fiji and New Zealand Marine day at Port Denarau recently. The people-to-people  exchange programme

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China, Fiji Share Genuine Defence Forces: Tawake

  China, Fiji Share Genuine Defence Forces: Tawake

  People’s Republic of China and Fiji share common challenges, global interest and common defense partnership. The statement was made

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First Female Captain For Blue Lagoon Cruises

  First Female Captain For Blue Lagoon Cruises

Blue Lagoon Cruises’ Fiji Princess has its first female at the helm. Captain Sue Balekana is an experienced ship’s captain

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Musket Cove Regatta 2018 Attracts 100 Boats

  Musket Cove Regatta 2018 Attracts 100 Boats

More than 100 boats are part of the 35th Fiji Regatta now underway at the Musket Cove Island in the

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Swire, SPREP Team Up To Combat Waste Management Problems

  Swire, SPREP Team Up To Combat Waste Management Problems

Communities in the Pacific Islands are facing some of the most pressing environmental challenges of our time. Swire Shipping through

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Navy Scholarship Recipients Fly Out

  Navy Scholarship Recipients Fly Out

Esita Batiniqila who scooped a rare double during the Fijian Navy passing-out parade at its Togalevu base three months ago

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Ports, Terminals to be Relocated to Ease Congestion, says Ali

  Ports, Terminals to be Relocated to Ease Congestion, says Ali

Permanent Secretary for Industry, Trade and Tourism Shaheen Ali said that ports and terminals will be relocated to ease congestion

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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

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Silence Out at Sea Equals Peace, Says Seafarer

  Silence Out at Sea Equals Peace, Says Seafarer

There is joy in silence at sea which nothing can replace. For Napolioni Tavuta of Yasawa Islands, being out at

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Indian, Fijian Teams Hold Free Medical Screening

  Indian, Fijian Teams Hold Free Medical Screening

The Medical team onboard the Indian Naval Ship (INS) Sahyadri together with Fijian doctors will hold free health screen­ing at

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Vessel to Bring in More Vehicles

  Vessel to Bring in More Vehicles

  More vehicles shipped into the country would mean more traffic congestion, says the Fiji Roads Authority (FRA). The authority’s

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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

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Operation Wasawasa II Continues

  Operation Wasawasa II Continues

New Zealand Defence adviser in Suva Lieutenant-Colonel Josh Wineera has con­firmed that Operation Wasawasa II has not ended despite HMNZS

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SCHS Trial Test To Be Held At Lautoka

  SCHS Trial Test To Be Held At Lautoka

A trial test on the implementation of the Sea Container Hygiene System (SCHS) will be carried out this week at

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Ark Peace Treats 6000 Fijians In Three Days

  Ark Peace Treats 6000 Fijians In Three Days

Close to 6000 Fijians have already made use of free medical have service provided by specialists on board the Chinese

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Kopeta Moves Into Tourism After 13 Years

  Kopeta Moves Into Tourism After 13 Years

  It is never too late for tourist vessel Kalokalo Volasiga captain Josefa Kopeta. Former fishing vessel skipper Mr Kopeta

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High Blood Pressure Common Among Those Given Free Medical Service

  High Blood Pressure Common Among Those Given Free Medical Service

Ark Peace cardiovascular specialist Dr Shaoping Chen, said the most common disease detected on the first day of free medical

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Kikau Represents Fiji In The KAKADU Exercise

  Kikau Represents Fiji In The KAKADU Exercise

Fiji is one of the 28 countries taking part in the 14th iteration Exercise KAKADU from August 30 to September

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Sahyadri’s Visit Strengthens Bilateral Relation With Fiji

  Sahyadri’s Visit Strengthens Bilateral Relation With Fiji

To further strengthen close and strong bilateral relation between India and Fiji, Indian Naval Ship (INS) Sahyadri is calling into

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Sea Experience Fascinates Moore

  Sea Experience Fascinates Moore

  Lucky are the ones who find comfort in the bliss of the open sea and it is no exception

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French Navy Vessel La Moqueuse Makes Fifth Call

  French Navy Vessel La Moqueuse Makes Fifth Call

  French navy vessel La Moqueuse called into the Suva Port last Friday in its fifth call to replenish its

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