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    MV Cagivou Replaces Brianna for Rotuma Trip

MV Cagivou Replaces Brianna for Rotuma Trip

Government vessel MV Cagivou is expected to set sail for the Island of Rotuma on Friday replacing the sus­pended franchise service of MV Brianna. District Officer Rotuma Osea Ravukivuki has

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    Goundar Met PS, MSAF Suspension Lifted

Goundar Met PS, MSAF Suspension Lifted

  Goundar Shipping Limited managing director George Goundar had his suspension revoked hours after his Port User Identification was suspended by Fiji Ports Corporation Limited on Friday. The suspension was

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    Sunken Southern Phoenix Area Now A Restricted Zone

Sunken Southern Phoenix Area Now A Restricted Zone

Area around where the sunken Southern Phoenix lies near Suva Port is now a restricted zone with small boats and vessels required to keep a wide berth. The Papua New

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    Increase In Ports Of Entry, Says Chairman

Increase In Ports Of Entry, Says Chairman

There was an additional 379 vessel arrivals to all Fiji Ports Corporation Limited’s ports of entry in 2017. Chairman Shaheen Ali highlighted this in the 2017 FPCL Annual Report released

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    FMA Cadets Short Listed For Training With Swire Pacific Ship Management

FMA Cadets Short Listed For Training With Swire Pacific Ship Management

Five Fiji Maritime Academy cadets are been shortlisted with Swire Pacific Ship Management (SPSM)/China Navigation Company (CNCo) the ship owning entity of the Swire Group. FMA Director in-charge /Chief Executive

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    Captain Abele Daurewa Makes Dream A Reality

Captain Abele Daurewa Makes Dream A Reality

Father of five, Abele Daurewa, 35 admits that his niche is on a vessel out at sea. “It was always my dream to captain a vessel”, Mr Daurewa said. The

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    Tourists Enjoy Weather, Environment

Tourists Enjoy Weather, Environment

Cruise Ship MV Maasdam spent a day at the capital city with 889 tourists and 569 crew members from across 30 countries roaming the streets of Suva. Suva was the

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    New Southern Pearl in Operation, to be Officially Launched Later

New Southern Pearl in Operation, to be Officially Launched Later

Newly-built ship Southern Pearl classified carrying cargo hazard D vessel is in operation. Local ship agent Kenua Shipping Company operations manager Mad­hulesh Lakhan said although the ship is already in

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    Goundar’s Four Vessels on Sale Still Operating, Shops For Another

Goundar’s Four Vessels on Sale Still Operating, Shops For Another

Local shipping magnate George Goundar is away for three weeks to shop for an­other vessel while four of his vessels have been advertised for sale. Senior Master of the Goundar

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US Navy Oiler Frequents Ports, on Suva Stopover

  US Navy Oiler Frequents Ports, on Suva Stopover

United States (US) Military Sealift Command (MSC) ships conduct frequent port visits to various partner countries in the region Last

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Pacific Agrees On 50 Percent Reduction On Shipping Emissions By 2050

  Pacific Agrees On 50 Percent Reduction On Shipping Emissions By 2050

  There is a need for increased research in the use of renewable energy in shipping, zero carbon fuels and

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Maritime Industry To Raise Funds For Pinktober Charity Chest

  Maritime Industry To Raise Funds For Pinktober Charity Chest

Stakeholders in the maritime industry will converge at Mua-i-Walu House tomorrow for morning tea to raise funds for the Fiji

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Rain Fails To Dampen Tourists’ Enthusiasm To Visit Suva

  Rain Fails To Dampen Tourists’ Enthusiasm To Visit Suva

Suva rain failed to deter majorty of the 2320 passengers on board cruiseliner Noordam who walked the streets in their

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Queen Of Melbourne To Be Refitted Following Thefts

  Queen Of Melbourne  To Be Refitted Following Thefts

Technical issues due to theft will see Queen of Melbourne going up on the Fiji Ships and Heavy Industries slipway

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Tongan Vessel Undergoes FSHIL Makeover

  Tongan Vessel Undergoes FSHIL Makeover

Captain Viliami Mafi has no regrets in bringing his vessel to Fiji to have it dry docked. Captain Mafi said

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Slayers Club Heed Assistance Call

  Slayers Club Heed Assistance Call

  Slayers club, an organisation dedicated to helping the needy, has heeded the call for assistance from a couple living

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Operation Kurukuru Inspects Fishing Vessels, Pleasure Crafts

  Operation Kurukuru Inspects Fishing Vessels, Pleasure Crafts

The week long com­bined Operation Kurukuru in­spected 12 fishing vessels and a few pleasure crafts within Fiji’s Exclusive Economic Zone

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Vessel Carrying Predecessor’s Name Arrives This Week

  Vessel Carrying Predecessor’s Name Arrives This Week

The newly built cargo vessel named after her predeces­sor, MV Southern Pearl arrives at the Suva Kings Wharf this Friday.

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MLC Veivueti in Yasawa to Administer Vaccinations

  MLC Veivueti in Yasawa to Administer Vaccinations

Medical Landing Craft (MLC) Veivueti is in the Yasawa group of islands in the Western Division this week to vac­cinate

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New Labasa MSAF Office to Boost North Operations

  New Labasa MSAF Office to Boost North Operations

The new Maritime and Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) office is set to boost operations in the North. Present during

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USS Shoup Members Conduct Community Services, Teach Basketball

  USS Shoup Members Conduct Community Services, Teach Basketball

Residents of the Home of Compassion in Tamavua were excited to have ten United States Ship Shoup (DDG 86) navy

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MSAF Continues Partnership With Youths

  MSAF Continues Partnership With Youths

The Ministry of Youth and Sports, in partnership with the Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF), is continuing efforts to

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“Kikau’s Return A Bonus To Navy Says Tawake”

  “Kikau’s Return A Bonus To Navy Says Tawake”

Commander of the Republic of Fiji Navy, Captain (Navy) Humphrey Tawake while speaking at the welcoming ceremonyof the RFNS Kikau

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USS Shoup Visits Fiji To Enhance Knowledge

  USS Shoup Visits Fiji To Enhance Knowledge

  Twenty per cent of the crew on board of the USS Shoup (DDG 86) Navy ship, an Arleigh Burke

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Swire Shipping Proud To Be Associated With FSC

  Swire Shipping Proud To Be Associated With FSC

Swire Shipping enjoys a strong relationship with the FSC and they are delighted to have collaborated with them over the

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United States Naval Vessel To Visit Port Of Suva

  United States Naval Vessel  To Visit Port  Of Suva

The eighth Oscar Austin-class Guided Missile Destroyer USS  Shoup  is arriving into Suva today for a few days visit. While

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Captain Mosese Wins Pilot Of The Year Award

  Captain Mosese Wins Pilot Of The Year Award

The Board and Management of Fiji Ports Corporation Limited have congratulated Senior Port Pilot Captain Mosese Cirikisuva for winning the

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Southern Phoenix To Be Removed By End Of Year

  Southern Phoenix To Be Removed By End Of Year

Work on the removal of the sunken Southern Phoenix is expected to start before the year ends. Fiji Ports Corporation

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MSAF Focuses On Small Boat Operators

  MSAF Focuses On Small Boat Operators

  The Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji is focusing on training boat operators for Boat Master and restricted Master Engineer

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