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    SUGAR: Government Grants Lifts Cane Planting

SUGAR: Government Grants Lifts Cane Planting

Some cane farmers in Rakiraki have started turning unused land into farms. This was possible through the use of Government’s grants that were specifically established to revive the sugar industry.

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    CPA Also Focuses On Sugar

CPA Also Focuses On Sugar

Response for participation at the annual Certified Practicing Accountant’s (CPA) Australia-Fiji Branch 2017 Congress has been overwhelming, says branch vice president,Nouzab Fareed. The annual congress gets underway today at Shangri-La’s

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    427,917 Tonnes Of Cane Crushed, 80 Per Cent Yet To Crush

427,917 Tonnes Of Cane Crushed, 80 Per Cent Yet To Crush

A total of 427,917 tonnes of cane has been crushed by all three mills until Friday morning, leaving around 80 per cent of cane still left standing in the fields.

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    EDITORIAL: Dirty Politics Blamed For Problems In Sugar industry

EDITORIAL: Dirty Politics Blamed For Problems In Sugar industry

Has the door finally opened to see the exit of dirty politics, which has plagued the sugar industry for a long time, for good? Or has the politics, which has

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    WHAT BUDGET MEANS TO YOU-Cane Farmers Find Govt Budget Sweet

WHAT BUDGET MEANS TO YOU-Cane Farmers Find Govt Budget Sweet

The Sugar Cane Growers Council has expressed its appreciation for the Budget allocations for cane farmers around the country. SCGC chief executive officer Sundresh Chetty said the assistance being provided

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    Letters To The Editor, 26th June 2017

Letters To The Editor, 26th June 2017

New farmers Joe Smith, Pacific Harbour We, non-cane farmers, do appreciate Government’s efforts in sustaining the sugar industry as over 200,000 Fijians are dependent for their livelihood. Huge publicity on

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    Clark: Our Country Is Blessed By Sugar

Clark: Our Country Is Blessed By Sugar

Fiji Sugar is still preferred around the world, said c (FSC) chief executive officer Graham Clark. During the FSC talanoa session with farmers at Ellington Primary School, Rakiraki he said: “Everywhere

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    Land Needs To Be Available To Boost Sugar, says Clark

Land Needs To Be Available To Boost Sugar, says Clark

Fiji Sugar Corporation (FSC) needs to recover land to boost sugar cane cultivation. FSC chief executive officer Graham Clark made the comments during a talanoa session with Tavua sugar cane

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    Sugar Industry Critical To The Economy: A-G

Sugar Industry Critical To The Economy: A-G

Although the sugar industry presently contributes five percent to Fiji’s GDP (Gross Domestic Product), it has a lot more people involved in it than tourism. Acting Prime Minister and Attorney

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Clark Pledges Rarawai Support

  Clark Pledges Rarawai Support

The Rarawai Mill was expected to crush around 750,000 tonnes of sugar cane this year, including the supplies coming from

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Sayed-Khaiyum Urges Farmers: Depoliticise Sugar Issues

  Sayed-Khaiyum Urges Farmers:  Depoliticise Sugar Issues

Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum says we have to depoliticise sugar issues. Mr Sayed-Khaiyum made the remark while addressing about 300 cane

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$10.78m on Sugar

  $10.78m on Sugar

The Fiji Development Bank (FDB) has so far provided a financing of $10.78 million across the cane belt areas. And

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Clark: Sugar Better Sold On International Market

  Clark: Sugar Better Sold On International Market

Fiji Sugar Corporation’s chief executive officer, Graham Clark, believes they should move to compete in international markets where it will

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Two Shipments Of Sugar To Overseas Markets To Go

  Two Shipments Of Sugar To Overseas Markets To Go

Two shipments of sugar to overseas markets are likely to be done before the start of crushing for the new

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Get Capital Projects Going

  Get Capital Projects Going

Tagicakibau calls for progress as 3 big projects unfold down West   Commissioner Western Manasa Tagicakibau is calling for heads

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Labasa Mill To Close This Month

  Labasa Mill To Close This Month

Fiji Sugar Corporation (FSC) Labasa mill will be closed around mid October this month says chairman Abdul Khan. Mr Khan

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National Fire Authority Attended 34 Burnt Fire Cane Reports From North

  National Fire Authority Attended 34 Burnt Fire Cane Reports From North

National Fire Authority is calling on sugarcane farmers in Macuata Province to take extra precautions in burning their cane farm.

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