Archive [ 2020 May 27 ]

Rusiate Waqa- Nadi’s Most Feared Striker
SPORTS

Rusiate Waqa- Nadi’s Most Feared Striker

Former national and Nadi football striker Rusiate Waqa was a diamond in the rough during school football day’s in Ba.

Fiji FA Helps Affected Players, Officials
SPORTS

Fiji FA Helps Affected Players, Officials

Fiji FA president Rajesh Patel confirmed yesterday that they had gone through each application thoroughly.

COVID-19 Finance Support Package Inspires Expansion Plans For SMES
SUNBIZ

COVID-19 Finance Support Package Inspires Expansion Plans For SMES

Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum announced the three products, the COVID-19 concessiona...

Fiji Airways Not Alone In Struggle
Analysis

Fiji Airways Not Alone In Struggle

It is very important to note that Fiji Airways is not the only aviation country in the world facing enormous financi...

Let’s Go Local: Hexagon Properties Open In Suva, West
SUNBIZ

Let’s Go Local: Hexagon Properties Open In Suva, West

With the new reduced rates they are giving Fijians a better choice of booking a room, apartment or a villa at any of...

Let’s Go Local: Fancy A Stay At The Pearl Resort? Flash Sale On
SUNBIZ

Let’s Go Local: Fancy A Stay At The Pearl Resort? Flash Sale On

Fancy a luxurious experience, at the biggest resort near Suva at an affordable price? Then spend the day at The Pear...

Fijian Women Are Above International Benchmark
SHIPPING

Fijian Women Are Above International Benchmark

Women make approximately 4 per cent of the total number of staff working at the Fijian Government Shipping Services.

Decline In Cargo Volumes Due To Pandemic
SHIPPING

Decline In Cargo Volumes Due To Pandemic

Fiji Ports Terminal Limited (FPTL) chief executive officer Hasthika Bandara Dela confirmed yesterday that there had ...

Analysis: Can We Build Another Reef Endeavour?
Analysis, SHIPPING

Analysis: Can We Build Another Reef Endeavour?

The pandemic has rocked the world economic order and all the signs are that a global recession is now on our doorste...

FRU Stays Afloat Despite Dollars Crunch
SPORTS

FRU Stays Afloat Despite Dollars Crunch

CEO: We’ve positive discussions with our major sponsors

British City Hit By Virus Makes Plea To PM For Financial Lifeline
WORLD

British City Hit By Virus Makes Plea To PM For Financial Lifeline

Longstanding health inequalities in the Liverpool area mean residents are significantly prone to the physical and fi...

Africa’s Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Surpass 115,000: Africa CDC
WORLD

Africa’s Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Surpass 115,000: Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases surpassed 115,000 in Africa as death toll from the disease exceeded 3,400 as ...

New York Stock Exchange Partially Reopens After Two-Month Coronavirus-Driven Shutdown
SUNBIZ

New York Stock Exchange Partially Reopens After Two-Month Coronavirus-Driven Shutdown

The partial reopening is set to bring back only about 80 floor brokers or about 25 percent of the trading floor popu...

Water Authority Urges Fijians Able To Pay Bill To Do So
NATION

Water Authority Urges Fijians Able To Pay Bill To Do So

Customers are reminded that they are not exempt from payment and that disconnections were stopped as part of WAF's C...

Fiji Airways Thanks Government For Survival Support
SUNBIZ

Fiji Airways Thanks Government For Survival Support

“We are extremely grateful to the Fijian Government for standing behind Fiji Airways and providing these guarantee...

Fijian-Made Face Shields To Strengthen Fight Against COVID-19
NEWS

Fijian-Made Face Shields To Strengthen Fight Against COVID-19

Skyward Industries, in partnership with the Australian government-funded Market Development Facility (MDF), today do...

Solomon Airlines Confirms Repatriation Flights From Honiara To Vila And Nadi To Honiara
SUNBIZ

Solomon Airlines Confirms Repatriation Flights From Honiara To Vila And Nadi To Honiara

Yesterday the Solomon Islands national carrier operated a passenger flight from Brisbane to Honiara making it possib...

Nadi Man Who Allegedly Set Fire To A Church Building Charged For Sacrilege
Crime & Court

Nadi Man Who Allegedly Set Fire To A Church Building Charged For Sacrilege

Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro confirmed the incident and the man’s identity was known to investigators.

Amena Yauvoli Appointed Fiji’s Ambassador To The US
NATION

Amena Yauvoli Appointed Fiji’s Ambassador To The US

Mr Karan said Ambassador Yauvoli would take up the appointment as soon as the flights resume to normal.

Seven Police Officers Facing Conspiracy Charges Enter Not Guilty Plea In Court
Crime & Court

Seven Police Officers Facing Conspiracy Charges Enter Not Guilty Plea In Court

It is alleged that on May 5, 2019, the accused conspired with each other to make a false statement in relation to a ...

Ratu Epeli Rejects Grace Road Group Petition
Politics

Ratu Epeli Rejects Grace Road Group Petition

The petition was presented by the now suspended SODELPA Whip Lynda Tabuya for an inquiry into the presence, activity...

Agriculture Determined To Boost Economy
Politics

Agriculture Determined To Boost Economy

In Parliament yesterday, line Minister Mahendra Reddy said the goal could be achieved through the establishment of l...

NFP Parliament Members Will Hold Fort, Says Prasad
Politics

NFP Parliament Members Will Hold Fort, Says Prasad

Professor Biman Prasad said he was saddened with the 60-day suspension of SODELPA by the registrar of political part...

700 Marijuana Plants Seized From A Farm In Navonu Hills
Crime & Court

700 Marijuana Plants Seized From A Farm In Navonu Hills

More drug raids are being conducted in the Northern Division with another three farmers arrested in separate raids.

60 Days: MPs Out Of Parliament
Politics

60 Days: MPs Out Of Parliament

Divided, suspended SODELPA put on notice by Registrar of Political Parties for breaches of party’s Constitution.

Suva Flea Market Fire: Vendors President Updates Market Status
Videos

Suva Flea Market Fire: Vendors President Updates Market Status

The President of the Suva Flea Market Vendors Association speaks with Inoke Rabonu about their current status at the...

Registrar Of Political Parties Suspends SODELPA For 60 Days
Videos

Registrar Of Political Parties Suspends SODELPA For 60 Days

The Registrar of Political Parties held a Press Conference this afternoon to advise the media of the decision to sus...

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