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    Plan For Shuttle Services To Islands

Plan For Shuttle Services To Islands

Seaview Shipping Limited is expected to take shipping to outer islands to a whole new level with the expected arrival from Australia of its newly built boat- a Fantome Cat.

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    MISEL Talks About Expansion

MISEL Talks About Expansion

The Marine Industrial and Structural Engineering Limited (MISEL) directors are seriously looking at expanding the slipway to cater for bigger vessels. The Walu Bay-based company’s current slipway can only provide

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    Moroivalu Calls For Partnership

Moroivalu Calls For Partnership

Newly- appointed Commissioner Eastern Luke Moroivalu believes having public private partnership is a solution to transportation problem currently faced by the maritime islands. He said having a partnership with boat

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    Matson To Cut Fuel Surcharge For Hawaii, Pacific Shipping Services

Matson To Cut Fuel Surcharge For Hawaii, Pacific Shipping Services

Matson Inc. said Monday that it is lowering its fuel surcharge for its Hawaii and Pacific shipping services by four percentage points, starting this weekend, for the third month in

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    Ports Terminal Urges  All for Common Goal

Ports Terminal Urges All for Common Goal

Ports Terminal Limited has called on all stakeholders in the shipping industry to work together and work towards a common goal for a better future. This was the call by

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    Consort Shipping On The Move

Consort Shipping On The Move

The management of Consort Shipping Company Limited is confident of a fruitful year. Consort Shipping manager finance and corporate Adrial Prasad said improving their trucking services to the Northern Division

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    Business Was Slow

Business Was Slow

Business during the festive season was slow, says a local ship owner. Blighwater Shipping Limited chief executive officer Captain William Vulivuli said although people made a lot of movement in

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    Ports To Introduce Automated System

Ports To Introduce Automated System

Come February or March, you would see changed productivity at our international ports. That’s the phrase of confidence from Ports Terminal Limited when they introduce a worldwide automated system it

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    Productivity Starts From Within: Ali

Productivity Starts From Within: Ali

Nabeel Ali, the newly appointed operations manager for Ports Terminal Limited, is a man of commitment and conviction. He plays a big role in Ports Terminal from handling a team

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Ports Terminal Tower Renovation To Boost Staff Morale: Dela

  Ports Terminal Tower Renovation To Boost Staff Morale: Dela

Ports Terminal Limited is soon to complete the renovation of its tower and main operations building in a bid to

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Passionate About Efficiency

  Passionate About  Efficiency

Ports Terminal Limited has done extremely well and good for the economy as far as port efficiency is concerned. Given

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Patterson Unveils New Ship

  Patterson Unveils New Ship

Shipping pioneer, Patterson Brothers Shipping Company Limited, unveiled their new vessel in their hometown Levuka yesterday. The MV Spirit of

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Blighwater Unveils North Projects

  Blighwater Unveils North Projects

Blighwater Shipping Company Limited is working on expanding its business next year. The company confirmed that its focus will not

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Brokers Embrace Move In The ASYCUDA World

  Brokers Embrace Move In The ASYCUDA World

It goes without saying that introduction of a new form of technology, be it in the form of software or

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FMF Takes Initiative In Port Efficiency

  FMF Takes Initiative In Port Efficiency

FMF Group Limited has made a long-awaited investment of more than $600,000 that would see its main product, wheat, being

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Southern Lily Headed To New Zealand For Repairs

  Southern Lily Headed To New Zealand For Repairs

Adverse weather conditions in Apia, Samoa the past week led to the Southern Lily suffering some minor damage to her

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Pacific Direct Line Renames MV Rachel

  Pacific Direct Line Renames MV Rachel

The MV Rachel, operated under the Pacific Direct Line service, is being renamed Southern Phoenix. This has been confirmed by

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Changes Made By Swire Shipping

  Changes Made By Swire Shipping

Swire Shipping has announced that it will be renaming the Port Service Charge (PSC) to Terminal Handling Charge (THC). This

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Blighwater Unveils New North Projects

  Blighwater Unveils New North Projects

Blighwater Shipping Company Limited is working on expanding its business next year. The company head has confirmed yesterday that its

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Cruise Liners Boost City’s Tourism Sector

  Cruise Liners Boost City’s Tourism Sector

The Lautoka Chamber of Commerce and Industry is grateful to the timely efforts of all stakeholders, which resulted in more

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Poor Quality Materials A Worry For Boat Builders

  Poor Quality Materials A Worry For Boat Builders

As an island nation, fishing is a major source of income for many people in Fiji. Sea transportation is also

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China’s Growth Fuels Boom In World Shipping Traffic

  China’s Growth Fuels Boom In World Shipping Traffic

Ship traffic on the world’s oceans has quadrupled over the past two decades, according to a new study that’s the

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Prasad: New Boat To Arrive Soon

  Prasad: New Boat To Arrive Soon

Seaview Shipping Services Limited managing director Durga Prasad has deferred the arrival of their new boat to January, next year.

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Waterfront Update

  Waterfront Update

It has been another exciting week at the waterfront. I was not expecting to like ship watching but to my

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Busy Month For Lady Sandy

  Busy Month For Lady Sandy

A shipping company has indicated that their inter-island vessel will be sailing under a very tight schedule during this festive

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Dredging For Larger Vessels

  Dredging For Larger Vessels

Government has allocated $800,000 for the dredging of the wharf entrance. This was announced by the Minister for Finance, Aiyaz

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Association Continues Move For Common Goal

  Association Continues Move For Common Goal

The Fiji Ship Owners Agency Association says it has managed to move members into action towards a common goal to

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China Shipping To Launch Worlds Largest Container Vessel This Month

  China Shipping To Launch Worlds Largest Container Vessel This Month

China Shipping Container Lines said it will launch the first of five 19,100-TEU container ships by end of the month,

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New Vessel Arrival

  New Vessel Arrival

The new vessel that has been promised by Goundar Shipping is expected to arrive early next year. Managing director, George

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