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Gaunavou Investments To List On South Pacific Stock Exchange
SUNBIZ

Gaunavou Investments To List On South Pacific Stock Exchange

Propelled by its confidence in Fiji’s future, a local company has announced plans to list on the South Pacific Sto...

Family Hit, Injured In Morning Accident
NEWS

Family Hit, Injured In Morning Accident

A 45-year-old man of Tavarau, Ba lost control of his vehicle near Velovelo, Lautoka, and hit three people standing b...

Neighbour Says Ratudradra Had A Golden Heart
NATION

Neighbour Says Ratudradra Had A Golden Heart

The 35-year-old drowned near Savala Island during a diving trip while accompanied by two others on September 30.

Let’s Go Local: Tanoa’s Executive Chef Sarjheel Singh Leads The Way In Culinary Skills
Let's Go Local, SUNBIZ

Let’s Go Local: Tanoa’s Executive Chef Sarjheel Singh Leads The Way In Culinary Skills

Tanoa Hotel Group has been popular with their food offers. However, under the guidance of Sarjheel Singh, Executive ...

Woman Loses Youngest Son At Sea
NATION

Woman Loses Youngest Son At Sea

Seru Ratudradra lost his life while out at sea during a diving trip near Savala Island while accompanied by two others.

Lauwaki Widow Clears The Air On Damaging Of Hindu Idols
NEWS

Lauwaki Widow Clears The Air On Damaging Of Hindu Idols

Woman says idols were removed because of her conversion to Christianity, and not as claimed on social media.

Let’s Go Local: Old Capital Tops To Do List For Chand
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Let’s Go Local: Old Capital Tops To Do List For Chand

The general manager for Alpha Investments Pte Limited wears multiple hats. Stanley Chand is a pharmacist, now runnin...

Obedience A Secret To COVID Free Working Environment’
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Obedience A Secret To COVID Free Working Environment’

At least 90 per cent of Xclent Transport Pte Limited’s staff are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Company direct...

Man Who Died In Cane Truck Crash Remembered As Being Kind Hearted
NEWS

Man Who Died In Cane Truck Crash Remembered As Being Kind Hearted

“The incident occurred around 4am (yesterday), the cane truck went off the road at Tuvu and the driver was rushed ...

Our First Domestic Tourism Demand Study Launched
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Our First Domestic Tourism Demand Study Launched

Tourism operators will need to develop new, targeted strategies and packages to attract local tourists. The comment ...

Teidamu ‘Accident’ Treated As Murder
Crime & Court

Teidamu ‘Accident’ Treated As Murder

“The case is now being classified as murder; investigations are currently underway. We cannot reveal any informati...

Teidamu Accident Victim Remembered As ‘Woman With Heart Of Gold’
NATION

Teidamu Accident Victim Remembered As ‘Woman With Heart Of Gold’

Matawalu Village couple Sanaila Bula and his wife, Lusi Marakiwai were among the first witnesses to spot the vehicle...

Couple Find Body Of Woman And Car While Looking For Mangoes
NEWS

Couple Find Body Of Woman And Car While Looking For Mangoes

When we arrived we saw the car was at the bottom of the cliff and the woman  was lying a few metres away from it.

Let’s Go Local: Likuliku On Top List For National Soccer Rep Shahib
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Let’s Go Local: Likuliku On Top List For National Soccer Rep Shahib

Zibraaz Sahib has been greatly inspired by his family. The national soccer representative grew up watching his broth...

Restaurant Owner Confident Despite COVID-19 Pandemic
SUNBIZ

Restaurant Owner Confident Despite COVID-19 Pandemic

Located in Saweni, Funky Fish & Chips opened in September last year, at the onset of COVID-19 pandemic.

Be Alert, Termites Swarming Season Has Begun
NATION

Be Alert, Termites Swarming Season Has Begun

BAF acting chief executive officer Surend Pratap said during this period the AST flies away from the parent colonies...

Mother And Son Catering Business Forges Ahead
SUNBIZ

Mother And Son Catering Business Forges Ahead

The COVID-19 pandemic did not stop a Lautoka mother and her son from starting their new catering business. Ann-Marie...

Fire Destroys Two Lautoka Homes
NEWS

Fire Destroys Two Lautoka Homes

Ms Shivanjini was alone at home with her partner when she noticed flames engulfing the roof of the four-bedroom house.

Lami Man Becomes Latest Road Fatality
Crime & Court

Lami Man Becomes Latest Road Fatality

The victim allegedly lost control of the vehicle he was driving, causing it to veer off the road at the junction of ...

Suspected Arson At Ba Muslim Primary Quarters, Resident Tells
NEWS

Suspected Arson At Ba Muslim Primary Quarters, Resident Tells

“The fire started from the settee which was under the floor of the house. We just had a funeral so we had to clear...

95 Women Assisted Through SPBD COVID-19 Online Relief Loans
SUNBIZ

95 Women Assisted Through SPBD COVID-19 Online Relief Loans

A total of 95 women have been assisted through the COVID-19 online relief loan by the South Pacific Business Develop...

Man Questioned For Allegedly Inciting Civil Unrest
Crime & Court

Man Questioned For Allegedly Inciting Civil Unrest

The suspect who resides at Lomolomo Village, Vuda allegedly posted the message calling on members of the i-Taukei co...

Good Turnout For Lautoka’s First Vaccination Drive-Through
FIJI NEWS, NATION

Good Turnout For Lautoka’s First Vaccination Drive-Through

Lautoka resident, Ravin Chand and his wife, Ranjila Devi, were among the first group of people who received their CO...

Teenager Tells Of Near-death Experience
NEWS

Teenager Tells Of Near-death Experience

She heard a loud noise coming from outside and within seconds, a vehicle hit the front of their house.

Wood Chips Sold For $6.4M: Fiji Pine
SUNBIZ

Wood Chips Sold For $6.4M: Fiji Pine

Approximately 55,000 tonnes of woodchips valued at $6.4 million are being exported to China, Fiji Pine Group has con...

Naqiroso Settlement Residents Receive Timely Food Rations
NATION

Naqiroso Settlement Residents Receive Timely Food Rations

The rations were provided by Lautoka based company JPT Enterprises and the District office for Lautoka assisted with...

From Cashier To Owning A Bakery
NEWS

From Cashier To Owning A Bakery

The 32-year-old from Wairabetia, Lautoka, like many other Fijians, faced many challenges in life. Despite that, she ...

COVID-19: Momi, Nadi Border Open Today
NEWS

COVID-19: Momi, Nadi Border Open Today

New regulations for on the spot fines will come into force next week to ensure strict adherence to the public health...

Colonial War Memorial Hospital COVID-19 Scare
FIJI NEWS, NATION

Colonial War Memorial Hospital COVID-19 Scare

An estimated 1200 people who were at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital were tested overnight in response to two COV...

AstraZeneca Vaccinations – Lautoka
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AstraZeneca Vaccinations – Lautoka

Numerous people arrived at the Lovu Sangam Primary School in Lautoka today to receive their first dose of the vaccin...

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