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Let’s Go Local: 30yrs In Maritime Industry, Lakeba Island Top List
Let's Go Local, SUNBIZ

Let’s Go Local: 30yrs In Maritime Industry, Lakeba Island Top List

Captain Sesoni Komaisoso has been in the maritime industry for more than 30 years of which 18 was spent away from hi...

FNU In Discussions With MSAF For New Maritime Studies
SHIPPING

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...

Local Seafarers Need To Broaden Knowledge On Security Code
SHIPPING

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 ...

New Goundar Vessels To Boost Shipping Service
SHIPPING, SUNBIZ

New Goundar Vessels To Boost Shipping Service

Goundar Shipping Limited is hoping to boost its shipping service through its two new passenger vessels that arrived ...

MSAF: Travel Restrictions Due To COVID-19
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MSAF: Travel Restrictions Due To COVID-19

1. Given the announcement by the Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Health and Medical  Services Dr James Fong...

Resumption Of Inward And Outward Clearance
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Resumption Of Inward And Outward Clearance

All Ship Masters, Ship Owners & Ship Agents for foreign & local ships, Pilots, Port Management Companies/Ope...

Port Denarau Marina Closed, Yachts Secured
NEWS

Port Denarau Marina Closed, Yachts Secured

The Port Denarau team ensured assets and boats were secured before they headed home.

MSAF Marine Notice – TC Yasa
FIJI NEWS, NEWS

MSAF Marine Notice – TC Yasa

The Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji is requesting all ship owners, ship operators, ship masters, ship agents for f...

Local Ship Owners Need Protection
SHIPPING

Local Ship Owners Need Protection

Existing operators with the intention to improve their shipping business, compliance to Maritime Safety Authority of...

Shocking Scenes At Port Mua-i-Walu In Suva
NEWS

Shocking Scenes At Port Mua-i-Walu In Suva

Amid the COVID-19 health restrictions to prevent the spread of the virus, this photo clearly reflects that Fijians c...

Goundar Shipping Sacks 15 Crew Members In A Single Week For Being Allegedly Drunk, High While On Duty
SHIPPING

Goundar Shipping Sacks 15 Crew Members In A Single Week For Being Allegedly Drunk, High While On Duty

‘To fire that many people in one week is our loss. When we fire them then other shipping companies hire them.’

MV Liahona II Ramp Fixed, Special Survey To Determine Sail Day
SHIPPING

MV Liahona II Ramp Fixed, Special Survey To Determine Sail Day

While there is no set time for MSAF to carry out the survey, Liahona II owners hope the vessel is given clearance at...

MV Ohana, Lomaiviti Princess IX Await Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji Green Light
SHIPPING

MV Ohana, Lomaiviti Princess IX Await Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji Green Light

Ohana is expected to service the Natovi to Nabouwalu route twice in a day while Westerland will service Natovi to Sa...

Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji And Goundar Shipping Work To Restore Business
SUNBIZ

Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji And Goundar Shipping Work To Restore Business

Personnel from the shipping company have been involved in several meetings over the past few days with staff members...

No Sail! Goundar Shipping Director Claims ‘Dirty Politics’ At Play
NEWS

No Sail! Goundar Shipping Director Claims ‘Dirty Politics’ At Play

“We have a way better SSMS documents than what MSAF want. We have given the documents to MSAF surveyors and it’s...

Our Women Welcome World Day Theme
SUNBIZ

Our Women Welcome World Day Theme

The recent announcement by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) on this year’s World Maritime Day theme h...

MSAF Starts Pick-ups For Maritime Students
NATION

MSAF Starts Pick-ups For Maritime Students

Ships will resume picking up students on holiday in the maritime islands in the next few days before the official st...

Surveyor Attributes Success To Hard Work
NATION

Surveyor Attributes Success To Hard Work

Hard work has finally paid off for Maritime Safety Author­ity of Fiji’s flag state surveyor Ratu Penaia Votadroka...

MSAF Steps Up Festive Season Operations
NATION

MSAF Steps Up Festive Season Operations

The Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji is calling on members of the public to ensure they adhere to and practise safe...

MSAF Briefs Usamate, Nath
SUNBIZ

MSAF Briefs Usamate, Nath

The Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) briefed the newly appointed Minister for Transport and Infrastructure J...

MSAF Conducts Training To Upskill Port State Control Activities
SUNBIZ

MSAF Conducts Training To Upskill Port State Control Activities

  In the quest to align Fiji with the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) convention and the Tokyo Memorandum of Unde...

MSAF Continues Partnership With Youths
SUNBIZ

MSAF Continues Partnership With Youths

The Ministry of Youth and Sports, in partnership with the Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF), is continuing ef...

Piyasena Clarifies Fiji Ports’ Security Measures
SUNBIZ

Piyasena Clarifies Fiji Ports’ Security Measures

Security measures are implemented by border agencies prior to approval of entry and berthing to prevent criminal act...

We Know Our Role: Tawake
NATION

We Know Our Role: Tawake

The Navy is responsible for maritime needs in border control, such as watching over Fiji’s exclusive economic zone...

Authorities Await Sunken Ship Re-Investigation Report
SHIPPING

Authorities Await Sunken Ship Re-Investigation Report

The re-investigation of the sunken MV Southern Phoenix is expected to be concluded in the next four weeks, as allude...

MSAF Issues Warning
NEWS

MSAF Issues Warning

With TC Gita tracking on to Fiji waters, the Fiji Maritime and Safety Authority has issued the following warning: Al...

Maritime Safety Authority Of Fiji Trains Army  Engineers
SUNBIZ

Maritime Safety Authority Of Fiji Trains Army Engineers

The Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) recently conducted boat masters training for officers Republic of Fiji ...

MSAF Continues To Ensure Safety Of Marine Environment
SUNBIZ

MSAF Continues To Ensure Safety Of Marine Environment

The oil extraction and recovery operation on the MV Southern Phoenix had been completed earlier this year by salvage...

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