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    between the lines: 26th June, 2018

between the lines: 26th June, 2018

Bau visit sequel The photos above tell the story. Some members of the Cakaudrove delegation yesterday rang to give their version of the purpose of their Bau visit last weekend.

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    25 Participants To Be Issued MSAF Licences: Kuinikoro

25 Participants To Be Issued MSAF Licences: Kuinikoro

  The 25 participants who attended intensive training on the amphibious sealegs vessels  at Nukulau Island last Thursday will be issued with Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji licences for the

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    HMCS Vancouver Conducts Naval Exercise With Fiji Navy

HMCS Vancouver Conducts Naval Exercise With Fiji Navy

The HMCS Vancouver conducted exercises with the Republic of Fiji Navy last week working together to support peace and stability in the Asia-Pacific region. “These activities allow us to know

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    Tuvalu Deputy Commissioner Not Aware Of Burning Vessel

Tuvalu Deputy Commissioner Not Aware Of Burning Vessel

  Deputy High Commissioner of  Tuvalu to Fiji, Emma Penitala Lauti, has no knowledge of the Tuvaluan fishing vessel Tuipuga that caught fire over the weekend in the Suva harbour.

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    Transport Infrastructure To Improve In Lomaiviti: FRA

Transport Infrastructure To Improve In Lomaiviti: FRA

The Fiji Roads Authority has long term plans for the repairing and re­furbishing of wharves, jetties and bridges in the Lomaiviti group, said FRA Acting Programme Manager for Bridges, Jetties

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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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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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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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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