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Fiji Ports Plans Reduction On Carbon Footprints And Energy
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Fiji Ports Plans Reduction On Carbon Footprints And Energy

Chief executive officer Vajira Piyasena said the dashboard pro­vided a summary on Fiji Ports’ energy reduction an...

18% Increase In Cargo Handled In 2022
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18% Increase In Cargo Handled In 2022

“At the end of November 2022, a total of 178,532 TEUs were handled at our port,” he said. 

MSAF Works on Restoring Floating Navigation Devices
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MSAF Works on Restoring Floating Navigation Devices

He added that TC Ana had caused significant damages to most aids to navigation devices around Fiji.

Port Of Suva Scoop Award Amongst Top Ports
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Port Of Suva Scoop Award Amongst Top Ports

Port of Suva has scooped the Oceania’s Best Cruise Terminal 2022 at the World Cruise Awards, two years in a row now.

Calls For More Training Opportunities For Women In Maritime Sector
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Calls For More Training Opportunities For Women In Maritime Sector

Fiji Women in Maritime Association (Fiji WIMA) is calling for more genuine and meaningful collaboration in de­velop...

Swire Shipping Ships Out 1,159 Tonnes Of Recyclable Waste
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Swire Shipping Ships Out 1,159 Tonnes Of Recyclable Waste

“Doing the right thing has been a core commitment over the past 150 years of our history and is an important part ...

Oceania Agencies Announce Partnership With Matson
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Oceania Agencies Announce Partnership With Matson

“Oceania Agencies will handle port to port shipping of cargoes with trading routes to and from Auckland, Lautoka, ...

Fiji Ports Plan To Use Solar Energy
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Fiji Ports Plan To Use Solar Energy

“The use of solar energy at our ports are being explored as we are in discussion with relevant stakeholders to ope...

Container Ship Makes Second Fiji Trip, Offloads 142 Cargo
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Container Ship Makes Second Fiji Trip, Offloads 142 Cargo

“There is no major change in vessel calls compared to last month, however, variation in cargo/container volumes co...

China’s Shipping Industry Face 60% Drop In Freight Rates
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China’s Shipping Industry Face 60% Drop In Freight Rates

Shanghai is mainland China’s shipping hub as well as the world’s largest container port, and its two-month cityw...

U.S Naval Ship In Fiji To Provide Maritime Security And Stability
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U.S Naval Ship In Fiji To Provide Maritime Security And Stability

JACKSON Gold Crew Commanding Officer, Commander Michael Winslow, said the naval ship would help to enforce Pacific I...

Interlink Upsizes, Plans for More Vessels 17
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Interlink Upsizes, Plans for More Vessels 17

Interlink Shipping Line Ltd has increased its fleet of vessels with plans for more to come as the company takes over...

FNU’s Fiji Maritime Academy Students Join Swire Shipping
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FNU’s Fiji Maritime Academy Students Join Swire Shipping

Eleven students from Fiji National University’s (FNU) Fiji Maritime Academy (FMA) have found employment with Swire...

Multiple Interests Received For July Sail: CEO
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Multiple Interests Received For July Sail: CEO

Fiji Ports Corporation Limited (FPCL) has received interests from multiple cruise ships to call into Suva Port in Ju...

First time Caller To Suva Offloads 215 Vehicles
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First time Caller To Suva Offloads 215 Vehicles

Vehicle carrier Paganella has offloaded 215 vehicles at Suva Port during its first call to Fiji. Fiji Ports Terminal...

Quick Economic Recovery Trigger Increase In Container Volume
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Quick Economic Recovery Trigger Increase In Container Volume

The progressive recovery of Fiji’s economy has contributed to an increase in container volume recorded by Fiji Por...

Southern Pearl Makes Regular Call to Fiji
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Southern Pearl Makes Regular Call to Fiji

Vesselfinder reported that- Southern Pearl is enroute to Port of Apia, Samoa sailing at a speed of 9.8 knots and was...

Suva Port Plan New Equipments to Meet Shipping Demand in Fiji
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Suva Port Plan New Equipments to Meet Shipping Demand in Fiji

Plans are in place to purchase new equipments and container handling machineries to help manage operations at Suva P...

Capitaine Wallis Face Cargo Demand
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Capitaine Wallis Face Cargo Demand

Cargo container vessel Capitaine Wallis continues to face strong demand for its services. With cargo demand and o...

11% Pacific Women In Maritime Industry
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11% Pacific Women In Maritime Industry

Women represent 1.2 per cent of the world’s 1.2 million seafarers, and only five per cent hold executive leadershi...

Training To Help Expand Maritime Safety Knowledge
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Training To Help Expand Maritime Safety Knowledge

Mrs Toga is one of the oldest participants amongst 150 others that attended a boat master training at the Seafarers ...

Upgrade Works On Container Yard To Improve Container Handling
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Upgrade Works On Container Yard To Improve Container Handling

The upgrading of Yard 3 of Lautoka Port will ensure a much safer environment for container handling operations and c...

Shanghai Lockdown Impacts Asia-Pacific Trade Lanes
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Shanghai Lockdown Impacts Asia-Pacific Trade Lanes

“We are doing everything we can to support where we can, and have a key focus on creating alternative inland optio...

FNU In Discussions With MSAF For New Maritime Studies
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FNU In Discussions With MSAF For New Maritime Studies

Fiji may soon become one of the first Pacific Island Country in the region to offer a new Bachelor in Nautical Scien...

Passama Offloads 336 Vehicles At Suva Port
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Passama Offloads 336 Vehicles At Suva Port

Vehicle carrier Passama called into Fiji’s Suva Port last week to offload 336 vehicles. Sailing under the flag ...

AFL To Increase Its Freight Rates
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AFL To Increase Its Freight Rates

All Freight Logistics Fiji Limited (AFL) will also increase its freight rate to reflect the international freight ra...

Fiji Seafarers Centre Nearing Completion
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Fiji Seafarers Centre Nearing Completion

Construction of the new Fiji Seafarers Center is well underway in Walu Bay as the Institute of Maritime Officers Gui...

Local Seafarers Need To Broaden Knowledge On Security Code
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Local Seafarers Need To Broaden Knowledge On Security Code

There is a need for local seafarers to broaden their knowledge about International Ships and Port Facility Security ...

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