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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 by Commander Captain (Navy) Humphrey Tawake after two Fiji naval

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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 currently relieving on Blue Lagoon’s M.V. Fiji Princess – and

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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 Malolo group of islands off Nadi. The week-long event features

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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 its parent body the China Navigation Company (CNCo) is committed

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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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Welcome Ceremony For Chinese Hospital Ship Ark Peace

  Welcome Ceremony For Chinese Hospital Ship Ark Peace

The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy Hospital Ship Ark Peace arrives at Suva Queens Wharf, tomorrow, Thursday, August 2,

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2014 Event Introduced Fiji To The Superyacht Arena

  2014 Event Introduced Fiji To The Superyacht Arena

2014 Monaco Yacht show first timer Fiji had used the opportunity to share with super yacht owners, captains and the

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Fiji To Be Part Of The Monaco Boat Show 2018

  Fiji To Be Part Of The Monaco Boat Show 2018

The Fiji Yachting Industry will be well-represented during the 2018 Monaco Yacht Show at Monte Carlo in Monaco. The event

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Princess Moana Looks For More Viable Routes

  Princess Moana Looks For More Viable Routes

Princess Moana has ceased her services in the Northern Division to look for more vi­able sea routes in Fiji. In

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