Archive [ 2015 April 11 ]

Ministry Explains Salary Delay
NEWS

Ministry Explains Salary Delay

The delay in paying some teachers was clarified yesterday by the Ministry of Education. The ministry’s director fi...

‘Forecast Stronger Than Before’
NATION

‘Forecast Stronger Than Before’

The country’s domestic economy is now forecast to expand by 4.3 per cent this year, according to the Reserve Bank ...

Students Introduced To Road Initiative
NEWS

Students Introduced To Road Initiative

Students of Suva Methodist Primary School (SMPS) have been introduced to a new road safety initiative that uses fun ...

Carpenter Proves Age No Barrier
SUNCITY

Carpenter Proves Age No Barrier

When he was told that without qualification he could not expect a pay rise, Filimoni Batiniu decided to get a trade ...

Kavita Mala Stands Out In Hospitality Operations
NATION

Kavita Mala Stands Out In Hospitality Operations

Kavita Mala was the lone Indo-Fijian woman to graduate with a Certificate III in Hospitality out of 14 hospitality s...

Learn Sign Language, Parents Urged
NATION

Learn Sign Language, Parents Urged

A hearing impaired student is encouraging parents to learn sign language to make communicating easier. Etika Naqio, ...

129 Graduate From APTC
NATION

129 Graduate From APTC

Yesterday 129 students graduated in 14 specialised technical and vocational programmes from the Australia Pacific Te...

Grammarians Launch 55th Anniversary
NATION

Grammarians Launch 55th Anniversary

It was a proud day yesterday for the Suva Grammar School family as current and ex-scholars launched their 55th Emera...

Trip To Iraq Deferred
NATION

Trip To Iraq Deferred

Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) soldiers bound for Iraq will now leave on Monday. The 24-member contingent w...

Absconder Denied Bail
NATION

Absconder Denied Bail

A man’s bail was revoked and was remanded in custody by the Suva Magistrates Court yesterday after he had absconde...

Lilo Thanks Japan Help
NATION

Lilo Thanks Japan Help

Leaving in a home for more than 40 years may not sound soothing to some, but not for a resident of Chanel Home of Co...

Home Grateful For Assistance
NATION

Home Grateful For Assistance

Residents of the Chanel Home of Compassion, Tamavua, Suva, will now enjoy more space during meal times. The governme...

Chong: Be Agents Of Change
NATION

Chong: Be Agents Of Change

The head of the Catholic Church in Fiji, Archbishop Peter Loy Chong is advising parents to be mindful of what their ...

Crisis Centre Cautions On Social Media
NATION

Crisis Centre Cautions On Social Media

The Fiji Women’s Crisis Centre has urged young women to take precautions on how they provide information about the...

Biomass Power Plant Prep Works Begin
SUNBIZ

Biomass Power Plant Prep Works Begin

Ground preparation work on the US$35 million (FJ$72 million) 12 Megawatts Biomass Power Plant in Nabou, Nadroga, has...

Sea Mercy To The Rescue
SUNBIZ

Sea Mercy To The Rescue

Two vessels have sailed from Port Denarau Marina heading for Vanuatu with cyclone aid. They are part of a relief eff...

What Is Needed To A Build Successful Agri-Business In Fiji?
SUNBIZ

What Is Needed To A Build Successful Agri-Business In Fiji?

Fiji is yet to realise its full potential as far as agri-business is concerned. Government has introduced policies t...

Grace Road Food Introduces Earthworm Farming Here
SUNBIZ

Grace Road Food Introduces Earthworm Farming Here

Grace Road Food Company Limited is now ready to introduce ‘earthworm farming’; which is believed to be a first i...

FSC Labasa Cogeneration System To Go Online At Start Of This Crushing Season
SUNBIZ

FSC Labasa Cogeneration System To Go Online At Start Of This Crushing Season

the Fiji Sugar Corporation is  near launching a major  revenue revitalisation programme in the North. FSC Labasa g...

Why Is Global Economic Growth Stagnating?
SUNBIZ

Why Is Global Economic Growth Stagnating?

Last weekend, there was disturbing news from America. New jobs created in March were only 120,000 compared to high n...

FEA Details The $1.5bn Renewable Energy Projects
SUNBIZ

FEA Details The $1.5bn Renewable Energy Projects

The Fiji Electricity Authority has revealed a number of hydro projects for which it is working to get a feasibility ...

Someone Registers A Complaint. How Does FRA Respond?
SUNBIZ

Someone Registers A Complaint. How Does FRA Respond?

Fiji Roads Authority treats all requests seriously and we are adamant about ensuring that complaints get captured in...

ACSOG Want More Time, Chair Says Plenty Given
SUNBIZ

ACSOG Want More Time, Chair Says Plenty Given

Adi Cakobau School Old Girls Inc. Limited has raised concerns over what it claims to be lack of time to make submiss...

STATISTICAL ANALYSIS: Increase In Building Permits Issued
SUNBIZ

STATISTICAL ANALYSIS: Increase In Building Permits Issued

This week we look at the Fijian dollar (FJD) and its key driver – the Australian dollar (AUD). In December qua...

The Quite Impressive Alcatel OneTouch Pop S7
SUNBIZ

The Quite Impressive Alcatel OneTouch Pop S7

If the Alcatel OneTouch Pop S7 were an Australian Institute Company of Directors course examination, anyone sitting ...

‘Yes, Fiji Can Win’
SPORTS

‘Yes, Fiji Can Win’

Chris Cracknell says the Vodafone Fijian 7s team will produce positive results in the remaining legs of the HSBC Sev...

Ryan Applauds Students Support
SPORTS

Ryan Applauds Students Support

Vodafone Fijian 7s coach Ben Ryan acknowledges students of Suva Methodist Primary School for their support during th...

Ba Ready, Says Lal
Football, SPORTS

Ba Ready, Says Lal

Ba might be one of the favourites in Group A, but coach Shalen Lal is keeping his feet firmly on the ground ahead of...

Wear White, Suva Team Urge Fans
Football, SPORTS

Wear White, Suva Team Urge Fans

Suva football fans have been urged to wear white to the opening match of the 2015 Fiji Airways Oceania Football Conf...

Vodafone Helps
Football, SPORTS

Vodafone Helps

Oceania Football Confederation received a timely boost from Vodafone Fiji on the eve of the 2015 Fiji Airways Oceani...

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