Archive [ 2018 October ]

Rugby’s Role Models
SPORTS

Rugby’s Role Models

  Frank Lomani believes rugby players should be good role models on and off the field. He made special mention ...

Help for Officials
SPORTS

Help for Officials

Former Fiji Football Asso­ciation and FIFA referee Prakash Chandra will be assisting referees during the 2018 Court...

Our Grace, Kara On The Move
SPORTS

Our Grace, Kara On The Move

Fiji SUNsports reporters Grace Narayan and Karalaini Tavi are away overseas. Narayan departed on Sunday to be part o...

Seven Decades On, ACS Is Still One Of The Best
NATION

Seven Decades On, ACS Is Still One Of The Best

  Seven decades down the line and Adi Cakobau School is still one of the best schools in Fiji, said principal A...

United States Naval Vessel  To Visit Port  Of Suva
SUNBIZ

United States Naval Vessel To Visit Port Of Suva

The eighth Oscar Austin-class Guided Missile Destroyer USS  Shoup  is arriving into Suva today for a few days visi...

Captain Mosese Wins Pilot Of The Year Award
SUNBIZ

Captain Mosese Wins Pilot Of The Year Award

The Board and Management of Fiji Ports Corporation Limited have congratulated Senior Port Pilot Captain Mosese Cirik...

Southern Phoenix To Be Removed By End Of Year
SUNBIZ

Southern Phoenix To Be Removed By End Of Year

Work on the removal of the sunken Southern Phoenix is expected to start before the year ends. Fiji Ports Corporation...

MSAF Focuses On Small Boat Operators
SUNBIZ

MSAF Focuses On Small Boat Operators

  The Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji is focusing on training boat operators for Boat Master and restricted M...

Maritime Sector Contributes $25m To Economy: Hill
SUNBIZ

Maritime Sector Contributes $25m To Economy: Hill

The maritime sector contributes approximately $25million to the national economy annually. Maritime Safety Authority...

Goundar Still Hopeful For Another Tailevu Jetty
SUNBIZ

Goundar Still Hopeful For Another Tailevu Jetty

  The exorbitant berthing cost at the Port Mua-i-Walu is one of the reasons why Goundar Shipping Limited managi...

Otago Returns Home, Operation Wasawasa II Completed
SUNBIZ

Otago Returns Home, Operation Wasawasa II Completed

Operation Wasawasa II a joint operation between Fiji and New Zealand completed its mission with the total boarding o...

China Backs Govt, PM’s Leadership
NATION

China Backs Govt, PM’s Leadership

  China vows to continue to strongly support Fiji and the Voreqe Bainimarama led Government in fighting climate...

Goundar Eyes Sixth Vessel
SUNBIZ

Goundar Eyes Sixth Vessel

Local shipping magnate George Goundar is flying to Turkey in two weeks to shop for another vessel to add to the five...

Busa Owes Success To Adi Cakobau School
NATION

Busa Owes Success To Adi Cakobau School

  Adi Cakobau School 80’s alumna Laniana Busa owes her success to the all-girls Sawani school. Now the Vice ...

Bench Warrant Out For Suva Lawyer Shazran Adbul Lateef
NATION

Bench Warrant Out For Suva Lawyer Shazran Adbul Lateef

A bench warrant has been issued for Suva lawyer, Shazran Abdul Lateef, after he failed to appear in court yesterday....

Ex-Sugar Research Institute CEO In Court For Corruption-Related Charges
NATION

Ex-Sugar Research Institute CEO In Court For Corruption-Related Charges

The former acting chief executive of­ficer of the Sugar Research Institute of Fiji (SRIF), San­jay Prakash, has be...

Three Fire Crews Out Blaze At Sigatoka Town
NATION

Three Fire Crews Out Blaze At Sigatoka Town

Two other fire teams were called in yesterday to help contain a fire that destroyed a number of shops in Sigatoka To...

Part Of Sigatoka Town Under Thick Smoke, Fire Fighters Work Hard To Control Fire
NEWS

Part Of Sigatoka Town Under Thick Smoke, Fire Fighters Work Hard To Control Fire

Part of Sigatoka Town is under thick black smoke at this hour as firefighters work hard to control a fire that has s...

Letters To The Editor, 2nd October, 2018
Letters

Letters To The Editor, 2nd October, 2018

Anniversary Neelz Singh, Lami The nation depends on fresh and daily news from overseas and locally, who better than ...

Defence Seeks Identity of Complainant
NEWS

Defence Seeks Identity of Complainant

A defence lawyer for former Prime Minister Sitiveni Rabuka sought the identity of a complainant to be revealed under...

Fijian Survives Air Niugini Chuuk Flight
NEWS

Fijian Survives Air Niugini Chuuk Flight

A Fijian psychiatric physician was among 47 passengers and crew who survived the Air Niugini flight, PX073, that cra...

Support For Blues
SPORTS

Support For Blues

Da Fan and Fresh Choice have thrown their weight behind the Lautoka football team in their preparations of de­fendi...

Payback Time
SPORTS

Payback Time

The memories of the 66-5 drub­bing the Fiji Airways Fijian Drua received from the Can­berra Vikings in last year...

Taveuni Gains From Sports Outreach
SPORTS

Taveuni Gains From Sports Outreach

(The writer is the Fiji National Sports Commission’s Sports Devel­opment Manager-Fiji) Last week was a hectic one...

Girls IDC Champs Honoured
SPORTS

Girls IDC Champs Honoured

The Vunimono High School girl’s football team were given a special treat last Saturday for winning the Vodafone Fi...

Basketball Fiji Announces U15 Teams
SPORTS

Basketball Fiji Announces U15 Teams

Basketball Fiji with the Un­der-15 coaching and manage­ment team have announced the final 30- member team to the F...

Sacrifices of Fiji’s Soldiers, Peacekeepers Remembered
NEWS

Sacrifices of Fiji’s Soldiers, Peacekeepers Remembered

The Poppy flower symbolises courage and commitment and this is an attribute shown by our forefathers when answering ...

between the lines: 2nd October, 2018
Opinion

between the lines: 2nd October, 2018

Empowered by truth Don’t believe everything you hear. That’s what some pro-environment advocates learned yesterd...

Fijian Elections Office Accredits More Observers
NEWS

Fijian Elections Office Accredits More Observers

Five more Australian Observers were accredited to be part of the Multi-National Observer Group for the 2018 General ...

President Issues Writ Of Election, Voter  Registration Ends
NEWS

President Issues Writ Of Election, Voter Registration Ends

The voter registration process for the 2018 General Election came to an end at 6pm yesterday. The President of Fiji ...

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