Archive [ 2017 August ]

Military Band Celebrates 100 Years Doing Community Work
NATION

Military Band Celebrates 100 Years Doing Community Work

Apart from the usual band display the Republic of Fiji Military Forces band (RFMF) is celebrating its 100th year ann...

TLTB decides on compensation payouts: PM
NATION

TLTB decides on compensation payouts: PM

The iTaukei Land Trust Board (TLTB) decides on compensation payouts and not Fiji Roads Authority (FRA). This revelat...

PM Stresses: Why Education A Priority
NATION

PM Stresses: Why Education A Priority

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama yesterday stressed the importance of education while at Vutia District School, in ...

SPC Aims To Strengthen Maritime Boundaries In The Pacific Region
SUNBIZ

SPC Aims To Strengthen Maritime Boundaries In The Pacific Region

The Pacific Community (SPC) aims to focus on seven Pacific Island Countries (PICs), who have yet to negotiate their ...

Fiji Airways Announced as Naming rights Sponsor of Fijian Drua
NEWS

Fiji Airways Announced as Naming rights Sponsor of Fijian Drua

The Fiji Rugby Union (FRU) today announced that Fiji Airways, Fiji’s National Airline, will become the Naming righ...

Stewart Leads Drua
SPORTS

Stewart Leads Drua

  Vodafone Flying Fijians centre John Stewart is going to captain the Fijian Drua as they make their debut at t...

Sanatan tournament set for Saturday
SPORTS

Sanatan tournament set for Saturday

  The nine-day Carpenters Finance Labasa Sanatan tournament will get underway on Saturday at Subrail Park. Tour...

Local Timber crowned bowling champs
SPORTS

Local Timber crowned bowling champs

  For the first time Local Timber Distributors Limited (LTDL) won the Labasa Bowling Club business house compet...

Bala: Pavilion Construction To Start Soon
SPORTS

Bala: Pavilion Construction To Start Soon

The Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Infrastructure and Transport Parveen Bala said that upgr...

Drua urged to play with pride
SPORTS

Drua urged to play with pride

The Fijian Drua rugby squad and officials presented their i-tatau (traditional farewell) to the President Major Gene...

Escott  Quarters
SPORTS

Escott Quarters

  A tough battle looms in the Suva Rugby Union’s Escott Shield quarterfinals at the ANZ Stadium on Saturday. ...

Taking football to our children, community
SPORTS

Taking football to our children, community

Fifteen participants from around the country are taking part in Just Play Grassroots football development course at ...

Rights Should Protect Others: Adi Finau
NATION

Rights Should Protect Others: Adi Finau

Human rights should be in a right context, that it doesn’t affect people around us, says Adi Finau Tabakaucoro. So...

Viwa Get Fibreglass Boat
NEWS

Viwa Get Fibreglass Boat

About twenty students from Viwa Village in Bau, Tailevu will travel to school in comfort today in their new 23 feet ...

Over One Million Tonnes Crushed
SUNBIZ

Over One Million Tonnes Crushed

Over one million tonnes of sugar cane had by yesterday been crushed in total by the three mills. Fiji Sugar Corporat...

Waqana Rd, Nadi, Residents in Shock Over Body Find
NEWS

Waqana Rd, Nadi, Residents in Shock Over Body Find

People in Waqana Road, Nadi, are in shock after the body of a young boy was found with a rope tied to his neck last ...

EU and Australian Government handover project equipment to FSC
SUNBIZ

EU and Australian Government handover project equipment to FSC

The European Union (EU) Ambassador to Fiji and the Pacific, Andrew Jacobs and Australia’s High Commissioner to...

12 Community Based Organisations Received Funding From EU
NEWS

12 Community Based Organisations Received Funding From EU

Twelve community based organisations received funding from the European Union under the Grassroots Voices for Good G...

Bright Days Ahead of The Sugar Industry
Sunvoice

Bright Days Ahead of The Sugar Industry

One million tonnes of sugar cane has been crushed to date this year. Prime Minister and Minister for Sugar, Voreqe B...

Editorial: Bright days Ahead of the Sugar industry
Sunvoice

Editorial: Bright days Ahead of the Sugar industry

One million tonnes of sugar cane has been crushed to date this year. Prime Minister and Minister for Sugar, Voreqe B...

Six Lose Jobs In French Embassy
NEWS

Six Lose Jobs In French Embassy

Six local staff in the French Embassy in Suva are losing their jobs. Thursday will be their last day at work. This w...

Corporate Advice:  Structuring and Negotiating Joint Ventures
SUNBIZ

Corporate Advice: Structuring and Negotiating Joint Ventures

Joint ventures (JV) are set up for many reasons: to carry out a specific project or simply to assist with the growth...

Ali Pays Tribute To Sick Parents
NATION

Ali Pays Tribute To Sick Parents

His parents’ absence failed to dampen Zubel Zaid Ali’s spirit during his graduation yesterday. The national cert...

Bhatnagar Marks Centennial Of Bharat Sevashram Sangha
NATION

Bhatnagar Marks Centennial Of Bharat Sevashram Sangha

The Assistant Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation, Veena Bhatnagar, officiated at the Centennial ce...

Disability Not A Problem: Amputee
NEWS

Disability Not A Problem: Amputee

Ravuama Matanaqaqa, an amputee, says his disability  did not stop him from applying for assistance under the Govern...

1000 Calls, Emails Reach Customer Care
NATION

1000 Calls, Emails Reach Customer Care

During July, its first full month of operation, the Ministry of Health & Medical Services’ Customer Contact Ce...

Letters to the Editor, 29th August, 2017
Letters

Letters to the Editor, 29th August, 2017

Following the A-G Parmesh Prasad, Nausori We had a laugh around the grog bowl last week. All of a sudden political p...

New Water Supply For Ra Settlement
NATION

New Water Supply For Ra Settlement

The people of Lau settlement, Nalawa district in Ra, have much to celebrate. Safe drinking water and sanitation has ...

Military Band Marks 100th Birthday
NATION

Military Band Marks 100th Birthday

The business houses and people along the street of Labasa Town were taken by surprise, when the Republic of Fiji Mil...

Boat Handover In-time for 3 Maritime Schools
NEWS

Boat Handover In-time for 3 Maritime Schools

It was a proud moment for 3 maritime schools as they were handed a boat each fitted with engines at Waisomo Basement...

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