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    Lack Of Funds Hinders Removal Of Derelict Vessels

Lack Of Funds Hinders Removal Of Derelict Vessels

Although funding is always a hindrance, Fiji Ports Corporation Limited is do­ing its best to ensure that derelict vessels are removed from the har­bour especially the old abandoned wreckages, so

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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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    $2.2m Traffic Management System For Suva Ports

$2.2m Traffic Management System For Suva Ports

  Fiji Ports Corporation Limited will have an estimated $2.2 million vessel traffic management system installed at the three Suva Ports. Suva Ports include the Kings wharf and the two

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    Medical Landing Craft  Veivueti A First Of Its Kind

Medical Landing Craft Veivueti A First Of Its Kind

The Government Shipping Services celebrated its recent investment, an $8 million multi-purpose vessel launched by Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama, last Thursday. The vessel is based at Government Shipping Services at

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    Operators To Give Vessel Schedules Two Days In Advance

Operators To Give Vessel Schedules Two Days In Advance

Local ship operators must submit their vessel schedules at least 48 hours prior to their expected time of arrival and departure at Suva ports. Apart from assisting Fiji Ports Corporation

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    Piyasena Clarifies Fiji Ports’ Security Measures

Piyasena Clarifies Fiji Ports’ Security Measures

Security measures are implemented by border agencies prior to approval of entry and berthing to prevent criminal activities within Fiji’s ports. Fiji Ports Corporation Limited chief executive officer Vajira Piyasena

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    Five Research, Naval Vessels Dropped In So Far

Five Research, Naval Vessels Dropped In So Far

Five research and naval vessels have visited the Fiji waters, this year. Fiji Ports Corporation Limited chief executive officer Vajira Piyasena quoted the number while submitting the companies report to

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    Vessels Bring Undeniable  Development: Bainimarama

Vessels Bring Undeniable Development: Bainimarama

Vessels berthed at ports around Fiji bring with them undeniable development. This was highlighted by the Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama while commissioning a new Government Shipping Services complex at Walu

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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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$1.2 Million To Salvage Sunk Southern Phoenix

  $1.2 Million To Salvage Sunk Southern Phoenix

It will cost $1.2 million to salvage the Southern Phoenix vessel out of the Suva Harbour. The salvaging costs will

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Operation Wasawasa Underway To Patrol Fiji’s EEZ

  Operation Wasawasa Underway To Patrol Fiji’s EEZ

The joint Wasawasa operation between the Fiji Navy and the New Zealand Navy has commenced. The word Wasawasa is ocean

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Fiji Navy Needs Neighbours To Monitor Illegal Activities: Vosawale

  Fiji Navy Needs Neighbours To Monitor Illegal Activities: Vosawale

The Fiji Navy continues to closely monitor vessels and yachts for illegal fishing, hu­man and drug trafficking inside the Fiji’s

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Global Shipping Industry A Continued Challenge: Piyasena

  Global Shipping Industry A Continued Challenge: Piyasena

Changes in the global ship­ping industry continue to be a challenge for Fiji Ports Corporation Limited. This was highlighted by

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Nine Vessels Need Removing From Suva Harbour

  Nine Vessels Need Removing From Suva Harbour

Fiji Ports Corporation Limited chief execu­tive officer Vajira Piyasena said there were other nine priority vessels that needed to be

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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

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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

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World’s Fastest Super Yacht A Regular In The Malolo Waters

  World’s Fastest Super Yacht A Regular In The Malolo Waters

The world’s fastest super yacht, The Dragonfly, has been snapped anchored out at sea off Musket Cove Island Resort since

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Govt. $7.9m Vessel To Be Commissioned By PM

  Govt. $7.9m Vessel To Be Commissioned By PM

The Government Shipping Services will celebrate its recent investment, a $7.9mil­lion multi-purpose vessel which will be commissioned tomor­row by Prime

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Fiji Ports Invest In Training

  Fiji Ports Invest In Training

Investing in the training and development of workers is of great importance to the Fiji Ports Corporation Limited giving employees

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HMNZS Taupo Heads For Fiji to Conduct Maritime Patrols

  HMNZS Taupo Heads For Fiji to Conduct Maritime Patrols

New Zealand navy patrol vessel, the HMNZS Taupo, is expected in Suva this week to spend the next three months

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MSAF to Oversee Removal of Ship

  MSAF to Oversee Removal of Ship

Sinu-i-wasa III is still sitting dry at the Levuka Lodge beach on Ovalau Island for more than two years after

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Sea Port To Boost Tourism, Growth In Labasa: Jaduram

  Sea Port To Boost Tourism, Growth In Labasa: Jaduram

Paul Jaduram, a prominent businessman in the Friendly North, has been a long-time advocate for a sea port given the

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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

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Swire Shipping Extends Its Range Of Service

  Swire Shipping Extends Its Range Of Service

  For the first time, Swire Shipping provided services custom, clear and distributes Generator Sets (GenSets) for Fiji Sugar Corporation.

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GRT Of Vessels Increase Significantly

  GRT Of Vessels Increase Significantly

  In 2016, Port of Suva recorded a total 1275 vessels movements. It was a slight increase from the number

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Tagivetawa Shares Good Times On Island Hopper, Vunilagi

  Tagivetawa Shares Good Times On Island Hopper, Vunilagi

  Landing craft (MLC) Vunilagi, most times is  used for island hopping. The  landing craft usually docks at Mua-i-walu Port

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Fiji Ports Corporation Limited Collects $31,500 Pollution Fines

  Fiji Ports Corporation Limited Collects $31,500 Pollution Fines

Fiji Ports Corporation Limited collected a total of $31,500 from pollution fines in 2016. According to Fiji Ports Corporation Limited

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First Of Its Kind Lomaiviti Free Medical Flyers Distributed

  First Of Its Kind Lomaiviti Free Medical Flyers Distributed

  Flyers highlighting the free medical services by the Sai Medicare Camps next week in the Lomaiviti Group have been

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TLTB In Talks For Securing Land For Wharf: Goundar

  TLTB In Talks For Securing Land For Wharf: Goundar

iTaukei Land Trust Board (TLTB) has been included in the negotiations between Goundar Shipping and the landowners on the Tailevu

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