Minister for Local Government

Minister Bala Clarifies Stall Fees Waiver
NATION

Minister Bala Clarifies Stall Fees Waiver

He said Tropical Cyclone Josie had a direct impact on the Western and Northern markets, where some of the town marke...

Bala Waives fees
NEWS

Bala Waives fees

More than 4000 market vendors will not pay their market fees for the month of April. This was announced yesterday by...

Minister Ensures Investment Will Pay Off
NATION

Minister Ensures Investment Will Pay Off

  Protecting the environment and Fiji’s beauty is always a challenging task, says Parveen Bala, the Minister ...

New vehicles for enforcement operations
NEWS

New vehicles for enforcement operations

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has spent approximately $690,000 to purchase eight new vehicles dedicated to enfo...

Road Code Available in Vernacular Now
NATION

Road Code Available in Vernacular Now

  The Land Transport Authority yesterday launched two new Road Code books, one in Hindi and the other in the iT...

Minister Backs West Schools
SPORTS

Minister Backs West Schools

From next year Western schools will be able to use the facilities at Churchill Park in Lautoka for free when it come...

Act is obsolete, says Minister
NATION

Act is obsolete, says Minister

The Local Government Act of 1972 is an outdated docu­ment, says Minister for Local Government, Housing, En­vironme...

Strengthen Partnership Roles with Govt, Bala Urges Municipal Councils
NATION

Strengthen Partnership Roles with Govt, Bala Urges Municipal Councils

Municipal councils will need to strengthen their roles as development part­ners with the national Govern­ment. The...

Bala: New Facility To Boost Sports
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Bala: New Facility To Boost Sports

The new $4.175 million state-of-the-art Govind Park in Ba will accommodate 8000 spectators with bucket seating and a...

Ambulances To Assist In Crises
NEWS

Ambulances To Assist In Crises

“Our objective is to equip all our fire stations with an ambulance vehicle,” Minister for Local Government, Hous...

Bala praises Commission for strengthening ties
NATION

Bala praises Commission for strengthening ties

  Minister for Local Government, Infrastructure and Transport, Parveen Bala has praised the Indian High Commiss...

Lepani Wants Dad to Enjoy Retirement
NATION

Lepani Wants Dad to Enjoy Retirement

Lepani Soroverata sees how hard his father and namesake works to put bread and butter on the table for the family. M...

Bala Discusses Town Boundaries, Declaring Areas A Town
NATION

Bala Discusses Town Boundaries, Declaring Areas A Town

Government is planning to expand the town bounda­ries of Savusavu and Labasa towns. This was revealed by the Minist...

Bala Praises $1m Block Factory Boost
SUNBIZ

Bala Praises $1m Block Factory Boost

Minister for Local Government, Housing, Environment, Infrastructure and Transport Parveen Bala opened a pavement and...

Nadi turns 70, to be declared city, holds regional pageant
NATION

Nadi turns 70, to be declared city, holds regional pageant

Nadi Town is soon to be named Fiji’s most liveable green city following the pre-event launch of its upcoming 70th ...

Fire Station Construction Begins
NATION

Fire Station Construction Begins

  The Bainimarama Government is concerned about the safety and well being of all Fijians from the dangers of fi...

Ba Residents Get Access to Water
NATION

Ba Residents Get Access to Water

  People from Lane 25, Rarawai and Upper Clopcott, Ba yesterday praised the FijiFirst Government for commission...

Sugar Festival starts this Saturday
NATION

Sugar Festival starts this Saturday

Nine queen contestants will be vying in this year’s Sugar Festival which starts on September 16th and ends on Satu...

Bala Calls For Action On Rubbish, Environment
NEWS

Bala Calls For Action On Rubbish, Environment

Parveen Bala wants the rubbish problem fixed. That was the clear message the Minister for Local Government, Housing ...

Take Pride In Fiji’s Beauty: Eden
NATION

Take Pride In Fiji’s Beauty: Eden

Assistant Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment Lorna Eden said Fiji should be more aware and take ...

New Classrooms Bring Smiles
NEWS

New Classrooms Bring Smiles

Children at three schools in the Western Division were all smiles yesterday following the opening of reconstructed c...

Money Back For Rural Electrification Recipients
NATION

Money Back For Rural Electrification Recipients

  Households and communities who have paid their ten per cent contribution to qualify for the rural electrifica...

New Facilities Boost Nayawa Residents
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New Facilities Boost Nayawa Residents

Another successful project has been completed to upgrade sporting facilities and amenities to the people of Sigatoka...

200 To Benefit From Korea Funded Project
NATION

200 To Benefit From Korea Funded Project

The Namara Village Solar Mini Project worth over $3 million in Kadavu is expected to benefit more than 200 people. M...

Municipal Programme To Be Rolled Out: Bala
NATION

Municipal Programme To Be Rolled Out: Bala

“This will make Nadi the first Fijian and South Pacific municipality to take a lead in climate change mitigation...

$3.3m Naboro Landfill Project to start soon
NEWS

$3.3m Naboro Landfill Project to start soon

The next stage of the Naboro Landfill project is expected to commence soon. This was confirmed by the Minister for L...

Over 1000 Fijians Benefit from $8m House Grant
NEWS

Over 1000 Fijians Benefit from $8m House Grant

Over 1000 Fijians have been assisted through the First Home Buyers Grant, costing Government $8 million, says Minist...

Agreement Helps Local Govt Capacity
NATION

Agreement Helps Local Govt Capacity

A Memorandum of Understanding which focuses on building capacity for our towns and cities was signed yesterday betw...

$165m Highway Project To Be Ready Next April
NEWS

$165m Highway Project To Be Ready Next April

The cost for the completion of the four-lane highway from Nadi International Airport to Wailoaloa Junction will be a...

New Mini Market Proposed For Cuvu, Bala Reveals
NATION

New Mini Market Proposed For Cuvu, Bala Reveals

A new mini market is set to be built in Cuvu, Nadroga, soon. This was highlighted by Minister for Local Government, ...

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