Archive [ 2016 April ]

Fijian Market Expanding Despite Weak Global Economic Activity
NEWS

Fijian Market Expanding Despite Weak Global Economic Activity

The Attorney-General and Minister for Finance, Mr Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, tabled the 2015 Annual Report of the Reserve ...

TOURISM Tropica Island Resort Celebrates Third Anniversary
SUNBIZ

TOURISM Tropica Island Resort Celebrates Third Anniversary

  Tropica Island Resort will celebrate its third year anniversary on April 30. The boutique resort is located o...

Rubbish’ Label On Winston Relief Work Withdrawn
NEWS

Rubbish’ Label On Winston Relief Work Withdrawn

Speaker forces Ratu Isoa to withdraw statement.   The “rubbish” label Opposition whip Ratu Isoa Tikotikoca ...

More Than 121,000  Medically Assisted
NEWS

More Than 121,000 Medically Assisted

Most of the assistance involved psychological First Aid, just talking to people: Usamate.   More than 121,500 p...

13 Zika  Virus  Carriers  In Fiji
NEWS

13 Zika Virus Carriers In Fiji

Disease concerns for Winston devastated areas.   The prevalence of Zika, Dengue and Chikungunyna in areas devas...

Security Firms Owe Workers $2m: Koroilavesau
NEWS

Security Firms Owe Workers $2m: Koroilavesau

Ministry of Employment conducted 31 labour inspections here.   Security companies in Fiji owe more than $2 mill...

Schools Damage Cost At $58m
NEWS

Schools Damage Cost At $58m

And $10m more needed for furniture, lab gear, chemicals.   The estimated cost of infrastructure construction fo...

Abigail Forgives Bus Driver; Thankful She’s Still Alive
NEWS

Abigail Forgives Bus Driver; Thankful She’s Still Alive

A teenage girl is thankful for being alive after surviving a bus accident in Labasa on Tuesday. Abigail Kinikinilau...

Man, 72, Gets 7 Years For Rape
NATION

Man, 72, Gets 7 Years For Rape

A 72-year-old man was sentenced to seven years and seven months imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to two counts o...

Lagataki Urges Workers To Move Forward
NATION

Lagataki Urges Workers To Move Forward

In a bid to ensure the efficient and effective implementation of activities, the Ministry of Fisheries and Forests c...

Applause For Pacific’s Six In Paris Deal Ratification
NATION

Applause For Pacific’s Six In Paris Deal Ratification

The Pacific islands, amongst the most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, have displayed global leadership ...

Veronica,  A Lifeline In  A Dark World
NATION

Veronica, A Lifeline In A Dark World

Veronica Angelina Narayan, 37, is a Braille translator at the Fiji Society for the Blind. Born blind, she attended S...

Fire Authority Yet To Determine Causes
NEWS

Fire Authority Yet To Determine Causes

National Fire Authority’s (NFA) investigations are still underway to determine the cause of two residential fires ...

GCC On agenda
NEWS

GCC On agenda

  Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama will be making a ministerial statement in Parliament today to address the O...

Coconut  Wireless
Coconut Wireless

Coconut Wireless

Chiefly surprise Workers of Walu Bay, Suva, got a chiefly surprise yesterday. Former President, Ratu Epeli Nailatika...

Fair Reporting of Credit Bill Passed
NEWS

Fair Reporting of Credit Bill Passed

  The Government easily pushed through the Fair Reporting of Credit Bill under Standing Order 51 in Parliament ...

Its Official: Financial Year
NEWS

Its Official: Financial Year

Bill for change in fiscal format gains passage   Government successfully pushed through the legislation to chan...

Oldest MPs Unlikely To Contest 2018 Poll
NEWS

Oldest MPs Unlikely To Contest 2018 Poll

The two oldest sitting parliamentarians are unlikely to contest the 2018 general election. They are Leader of the Op...

Talking About Human Rights and Law in  Interactive Ways
NATION

Talking About Human Rights and Law in Interactive Ways

New interactive ways of raising awareness on human rights at the community level were taught to lawyers from the Fij...

Fiji Among Nations For Strengthen Disaster Resilience Programme
NATION

Fiji Among Nations For Strengthen Disaster Resilience Programme

Fiji has been selected to be among the nations to be part of the Applying Space-based technology and Information and...

Woman Accused Of Burning, Knifing Kept In Custody
NATION

Woman Accused Of Burning, Knifing Kept In Custody

A 45-year-old woman who allegedly poured hot water on her husband and then struck him with a knife on Sunday, has be...

Beat This
SPORTS

Beat This

  Defending boys champion Natabua High School yesterday laid down the challenge in the boys’ division for the...

Namuka Native Aims For The Best
SPORTS

Namuka Native Aims For The Best

  Nasinu High School Senior boy’s trump card Peniasi Navukula aims to set a new personal best and win a medal...

Bucalevu Firm
SPORTS

Bucalevu Firm

  Only four weeks of preparation will not deter athletes from Bucalevu Secondary School, Taveuni from producing...

Fiji Yat Sen Alumni  Assist School Athletes
SPORTS

Fiji Yat Sen Alumni Assist School Athletes

  The Fiji Yat Sen Alumni has donated tracksuits for three athletes who will represent  Yat Sen Secondary Scho...

16 Athletes For  Basden College
SPORTS

16 Athletes For Basden College

Biggest group to represent school   Sixteen athletes will represent Basden College in this year’s Coca-Cola g...

7s Management Awaits Rawaca’s Medical Report
SPORTS

7s Management Awaits Rawaca’s Medical Report

  The Vodafone Fijian 7s team management is still waiting for robust winger Savenaca Rawaca’s medical results...

Fiji Ready To Host Championship
SPORTS

Fiji Ready To Host Championship

Eight men’s and nine women’s teams have been confirmed for the 2016 Handy Finance Oceania Volleyball Championshi...

Miller, Koroivulavou Off To Gold Coast
SPORTS

Miller, Koroivulavou Off To Gold Coast

To attend the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) course   Athletics Fiji Officials Alber...

Naqelevuki Tells Why He Formed Club
SPORTS

Naqelevuki Tells Why He Formed Club

  Former national rugby sevens star Sireli Naqelevuki is proud of his Niuboto Brother Uro Kadavu team that play...

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