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Boeing Brings PPE From China To U.S. On First COVID-19 Transport Mission
WORLD

Boeing Brings PPE From China To U.S. On First COVID-19 Transport Mission

A Boeing 737-700 aircraft carried 540,000 face masks from China to U.S. state of New Hampshire on Saturday as part o...

47 Military Vehicles Given By China
NEWS

47 Military Vehicles Given By China

Chinese Ambassador to Fiji Qian Bo said that the co-operation between the two nations contributed to the capacity bu...

COVID-19: New Aust Tracking Tech Could Be Available Here
COVID-19, NEWS

COVID-19: New Aust Tracking Tech Could Be Available Here

This could help authorities pinpoint people who are not practising social distancing and self-isolation as COVID-19 ...

Why We Need Each Other Now?
COVID-19, Opinion

Why We Need Each Other Now?

It is clear that none of us is safe until everyone else is safe. The developing world is not woefully ill-equipped t...

COVID-19: Countries Must Act Now To Mitigate Economic Shock Of COVID-19
SUNBIZ

COVID-19: Countries Must Act Now To Mitigate Economic Shock Of COVID-19

Developing economies in East Asia and the Pacific (EAP), recovering from trade tensions and struggling with COVID-19...

COVID-19: Strategies Must Mirror Realities
SUNBIZ

COVID-19: Strategies Must Mirror Realities

Travel restrictions were imposed for all foreign nationals who had visited mainland China, Italy, Iran and South Kor...

South Korea Added To Coronavirus Watch List
NEWS

South Korea Added To Coronavirus Watch List

As of today, our borders will be closed to all foreign nationals who have been to mainland China, Italy, Iran or Sou...

Eight Fijians In Wuhan City Healthy And Safe, Says Embassy
NATION

Eight Fijians In Wuhan City Healthy And Safe, Says Embassy

The statement said the Fijian Embassy would continue to remain in close and regular contact with all Fijian national...

Tour Company Feels The Effect Of COVID-19
SUNBIZ

Tour Company Feels The Effect Of COVID-19

This represented around 65 per cent drop in business from the Chinese market where Tour Managers and Rosie Holidays ...

China’s Hubei Reports 570 New Coronavirus Cases
WORLD

China’s Hubei Reports 570 New Coronavirus Cases

565 out of 570 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported by Hubei Province on Saturday were from Wuhan, the provincia...

Two Police Officers Based In China To Arrive On Friday: Naisoro
NATION

Two Police Officers Based In China To Arrive On Friday: Naisoro

The officers, Michael Jang and Solomone Railumu had to return following the COVID-19 outbreak.

Thank You Jacinda, Fijian Quarantined At Whangaparaoa Commends New Zealand Government
Feature

Thank You Jacinda, Fijian Quarantined At Whangaparaoa Commends New Zealand Government

Joe Racaca commended the New Zealand Government for providing top-notch quarantine service to individuals who were e...

Home Is Where The Heart Is For Wuhan Uni Student Evacuee
NATION

Home Is Where The Heart Is For Wuhan Uni Student Evacuee

According to a situation report by the Fijian Embassy in China, nine other Fijian nationals have returned home from ...

French Sailor Sets Record-Breaking Time For Voyage From Hong Kong To London
SPORTS

French Sailor Sets Record-Breaking Time For Voyage From Hong Kong To London

French sailor sets a record-breaking time for a voyage from Hong Kong to London.

Coronavirus Evacuees: Thank You New Zealand For Looking After Us, Says Racaca
NEWS

Coronavirus Evacuees: Thank You New Zealand For Looking After Us, Says Racaca

They were isolated for two weeks at the Whangaparaoa Military Training Facility in Auckland and yesterday confirmed ...

WHO Chief Defends Praise For Response
WORLD

WHO Chief Defends Praise For Response

Leaders of the World Health Organization have applauded China’s massive response to the outbreak of the novel ...

Spread Of Coronavirus Slows Down Nationwide
WORLD

Spread Of Coronavirus Slows Down Nationwide

Across Hubei, the proportion of severe cases decreased to 11.1 percent on Saturday from the peak of 18.4 percent on ...

Chinese Ambassador To Fiji Calls For Review Of Border Lock-Down Policies
SUNBIZ

Chinese Ambassador To Fiji Calls For Review Of Border Lock-Down Policies

The Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Fiji, Qian Bo further adds, at this point, it’s still too ea...

Coronavirus: Test Results For Two Quarantined In Nadi Will Arrive Today
NEWS

Coronavirus: Test Results For Two Quarantined In Nadi Will Arrive Today

Lab samples for confirmatory testing for the virus were then sent to the World Health Organisation (WHO) Collaborati...

Coronavirus: Two Fijians Evacuated From Wuhan Impressed With New Zealand Government’s Help
NEWS

Coronavirus: Two Fijians Evacuated From Wuhan Impressed With New Zealand Government’s Help

2 Fijian students are in isolation at Whangaparaoa Military Training Facility in Auckland, New Zealand. Joe Racaca, ...

Coronavirus: Eight Fijians Choose To Stay In Wuhan
NEWS

Coronavirus: Eight Fijians Choose To Stay In Wuhan

8 Fijians in Wuhan opt to stay in China while two others will join the Kiwis to be evacuated to a military facility ...

Nemani Delaibatiki: Indicators Show That Fiji Government Reasonably Prepared In Same Way As It Did In Measles Outbreak
Analysis

Nemani Delaibatiki: Indicators Show That Fiji Government Reasonably Prepared In Same Way As It Did In Measles Outbreak

Closure of border a step-up to strengthen security against virus Officially, so far there is no case of coronavirus ...

Coronavirus: Cruiseliner Tourists Not Affected By Closure Of Borders, Says Agents
NEWS

Coronavirus: Cruiseliner Tourists Not Affected By Closure Of Borders, Says Agents

Not every victim could come in from China so that does not mean that we have a ban in place for foreign nationals th...

Fiji Shut Borders To Foreign Nationals Coming From China
NEWS

Fiji Shut Borders To Foreign Nationals Coming From China

Government is working closely with all international carriers to ensure that any travellers who fall under these res...

6 Chinese Nationals That Were Refused Entry Into Samoa Cleared Of Coronavirus
NEWS

6 Chinese Nationals That Were Refused Entry Into Samoa Cleared Of Coronavirus

‘The airline will continue to monitor the situation and further adjust schedules to and from Hong Kong is required...

Wuhan Coronavirus: Everything Toned Down Says Fijian Student In Wuhan
NEWS

Wuhan Coronavirus: Everything Toned Down Says Fijian Student In Wuhan

Varun Kapoor has also refuted claims of food scarcity in the city, which have been reported by international media.

Melanesian Hotel Not A Quarantine Facility: Waqainabete
NATION

Melanesian Hotel Not A Quarantine Facility: Waqainabete

“The Melanesian Hotel is where the Immigration Department keeps people from around the world, who they have not ye...

Wuhan Coronavirus: Chinese Embassy In Fiji On Alert, Will Work With Government
NEWS

Wuhan Coronavirus: Chinese Embassy In Fiji On Alert, Will Work With Government

Chinese Ambassador Qian Bo said they are working with relevant stakeholders whenever there is a reported case of per...

Coronavirus Outbreak: Counselling For Fijian Students In Wuhan City
NATION

Coronavirus Outbreak: Counselling For Fijian Students In Wuhan City

“The Fiji Embassy in Beijing will contact university counsellors to visit the Fijian students for any assistance a...

Deadly Virus Discussion Is A Matter Of National Interest
Opinion

Deadly Virus Discussion Is A Matter Of National Interest

Conspiracy theorists are also coming up with their own takes, from a biological terror weapon development gone wrong...

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