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51 Businesses Fiji-Wide Affected During COVID-19 Pandemic
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51 Businesses Fiji-Wide Affected During COVID-19 Pandemic

Out of the 51 cases, we have resolved 44 cases, 7 are still in progress while 4 cases have been referred to the rele...

Fijian Competition And Consumer Commission Warns Traders Against Using Cyclone Harold To Take Advantage Of Fijians
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Fijian Competition And Consumer Commission Warns Traders Against Using Cyclone Harold To Take Advantage Of Fijians

“We investigated a complaint where a trader refused to sell butter to customers unless they also purchased bread. ...

No Shortage Of Basic Food Items: FCCC
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No Shortage Of Basic Food Items: FCCC

FCCC chief executive officer Joel Abraham said food items continued to be imported.

Fuel Price To Fall, But Gas Price Going Up
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Fuel Price To Fall, But Gas Price Going Up

This will come into effect on Wednesday, April 1, 2020.

Fijian Competition And Consumer Commission Warns Traders, Urges Employers Not To Take Advantage Of Their Workers
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Fijian Competition And Consumer Commission Warns Traders, Urges Employers Not To Take Advantage Of Their Workers

The authority has urged Fijians to send pictures and videos of any breaches on info@fccc.com.fj or message us direct...

Buy Enough, Leave Rest For Others: Abraham To Fijians
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Buy Enough, Leave Rest For Others: Abraham To Fijians

In a press conference, Mr Abraham said Fijians needed to take a step back to breathe and think before moving forward.

FCCC Urges Fijians Not to Panic Buy
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FCCC Urges Fijians Not to Panic Buy

“Now is not the time to panic and I urge Fijians to think about others before you buy more than you absolutely nee...

Traders Warned Not To Raise Prices During Coronavirus Period
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Traders Warned Not To Raise Prices During Coronavirus Period

“We want to let traders and businesses know that we will not tolerate any attempts at price gouging,” said FCCC ...

Water Rates Under Review After 20 Years
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Water Rates Under Review After 20 Years

WAF has highlighted that the current rate stands at 15 cents for every 1000 litres of water, one of the lowest in th...

Bus Fares Up By 7 Cents Per Stage
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Bus Fares Up By 7 Cents Per Stage

Bus fares for adults will go up by as much as seven cents per stage from February 10, 2020, while the changes in stu...

Abraham: No Plans To Raise Bus Fare
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Abraham: No Plans To Raise Bus Fare

Mr Abraham said he acknowledged the fact that operation costs had increased for the companies as the last review too...

Big Changes For FNPF Board End Of The Month
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Big Changes For FNPF Board End Of The Month

The board terms for the current chairman Ajith Kodagoda and deputy chairman Tevita Kuruvakadua ends this month.

FCCC CEO Cautions Fijians To Be Vigilant While Christmas Shopping
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FCCC CEO Cautions Fijians To Be Vigilant While Christmas Shopping

The Fijian Competition and Consumer Commission (FCCC) would like to caution Fijians to be careful this upcoming holi...

Landlords Cannot Discriminate: FCCC
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Landlords Cannot Discriminate: FCCC

He said there was previously a case where the caretaker of residential property in Suva had displayed a notice on th...

FCCC Warns, Issues Notices to LPG Traders
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FCCC Warns, Issues Notices to LPG Traders

5 Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) traders have been issued Infringement notices and 2 traders have been warned for pr...

Electricity Up, Fuel and Internet Down
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Electricity Up, Fuel and Internet Down

The new tariffs come into effect on October 1, 2019.

Landlords ‘Violate Rent Order’
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Landlords ‘Violate Rent Order’

“Tenants facing illegal rent increments are urged to contact the Council or raise the matter with Fijian Competiti...

Hardware Company Charged For Overcharging Farm Care Scheme Recipients
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Hardware Company Charged For Overcharging Farm Care Scheme Recipients

The hardware company in question is being charged with one count of unconscionable conduct which is contrary to sect...

Lagilagi Housing Project Case In Court
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Lagilagi Housing Project Case In Court

Their most common complaint is that they paid People’s Communities Network $1 a week before the project even took off.

FCCC Chief Calls On Consumers To Express Views On Proposed Energy Fiji Ltd Tariff Increase
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FCCC Chief Calls On Consumers To Express Views On Proposed Energy Fiji Ltd Tariff Increase

EFL has sought the tariff increase citing a need to provide reliable electricity supply given its ageing infrastruct...

80 Families Still Living In Shacks While Others Move In To Lagilagi Housing
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80 Families Still Living In Shacks While Others Move In To Lagilagi Housing

Fiji Competition and Consumer Commission chief executive Joel Abraham said their investigation into one of the 370 c...

Caretaker Fined For Racial Prejudice Advertisement
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Caretaker Fined For Racial Prejudice Advertisement

The caretaker of the residential property in Samabula, Suva had displayed a notice on the gate which stated “Flat ...

Abraham’s Committee Completes Findings Into Bus Fares Review
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Abraham’s Committee Completes Findings Into Bus Fares Review

The committee reported that of the 32 bus operators, 23 have still not responded to calls for verification by the co...

Fuel Prices To Decrease From Monday
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Fuel Prices To Decrease From Monday

The drop in prices are determined by the movement in the international prices for Petroleum and LPG products since t...

Government MPs Defend Commission Chief, Say It’s His Job Mandate
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Government MPs Defend Commission Chief, Say It’s His Job Mandate

Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum said: “I frankly cannot understand why the Opposition is so much up in arms a...

FCCC and Projects Abroad Fiji Partner To Target Increased Outreach
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FCCC and Projects Abroad Fiji Partner To Target Increased Outreach

He added increased awareness will allow to reach out to people who are otherwise unable to access the services and s...

Fiji Institute of Accountants Forms New Body
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Fiji Institute of Accountants Forms New Body

“The FIA Women in Leadership series will hold quarterly events to focus on identifying issues facing women’s adv...

STOP Selling Damaged Goods, Traders Warned
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STOP Selling Damaged Goods, Traders Warned

The FCCC CEO warned traders to act ethically and destroy food and meat that may be adversely affected due to power o...

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