Premila Kumar

Findings of Housing Authority Investigation Report Be Made Public
NATION

Findings of Housing Authority Investigation Report Be Made Public

The Ministry will now study the report and she would be making comments on the Reports in a couple of weeks time, on...

Reports Of Prostitution In Rental Flats
NATION

Reports Of Prostitution In Rental Flats

Minister for Housing Premila Kumar has received reports of sexual services or prostitution happening at the Public R...

Two Staff Allegedly Involved In Housing Scam
NATION

Two Staff Allegedly Involved In Housing Scam

Minister for Housing Premila Kumar said two staff members from the ministry were believed to be part of this latest ...

910 Fire Emergency Line Launched
NATION

910 Fire Emergency Line Launched

The three call centres are manned on a 24/7 basis and a dedicated number for fire is intended to cut down on the res...

Thoughtful Budget : Kumar
NATION

Thoughtful Budget : Kumar

She said the budget was designed to navigate those uncertain and challenging times.

Housing Minister Determined To Weed Out Corruption
NATION

Housing Minister Determined To Weed Out Corruption

This reassurance was made to residents of Wakanisila Settlement in Kalabu, by Minister for Housing Premila Kumar on ...

Premila Kumar Confirms Wakanisila Residents To Receive Their 99-Year Leases Soon
NATION

Premila Kumar Confirms Wakanisila Residents To Receive Their 99-Year Leases Soon

Speaking at a talanoa session at the settlement on Tuesday night, Ms Kumar said while works were in place, procedure...

2020-21 National Budget: $13.5 Million for Social Housing
NEWS

2020-21 National Budget: $13.5 Million for Social Housing

Housing programmes include the development of squatter settlements following a $2 million budget specifically for th...

Minister Clarifies Housing Lot Saga
NATION

Minister Clarifies Housing Lot Saga

To be eligible for lots and assistance, the household income should be less than $50,000.

2020-2021 National Budget: Kumar Expects To Do More With Less
NATION

2020-2021 National Budget: Kumar Expects To Do More With Less

Ms Kumar has ruled out an increase and knows that stringent controls and tightening of policies will have to be done...

$55.5M Owed To 13 Council, Says Minister Kumar
NATION

$55.5M Owed To 13 Council, Says Minister Kumar

Ratepayers, including commercial and indus­trial businesses, have not been paying their rates on time.

$12 Million Move: 300 Families Of Nanuku And Veidogo Settlement To Be Relocated To Makoi
NEWS

$12 Million Move: 300 Families Of Nanuku And Veidogo Settlement To Be Relocated To Makoi

Minister for Housing Premila Kumar said the move by K Bhindi Brothers Limited to use their own money to develop the ...

‘Housing Help Available For Loan Clients’
NEWS

‘Housing Help Available For Loan Clients’

More than 1600 households are occupying Public Rental Board (PRB) flats and 832 households are being assisted by the...

Leeway For Some Work To Be Done On Fiji’s Tallest Building
NATION

Leeway For Some Work To Be Done On Fiji’s Tallest Building

It comes after concerns were raised when people witnessed workers on the WG Friendship Plaza. There were welding wor...

The Nasinu Problem – Take Responsibility
Analysis, NATION

The Nasinu Problem – Take Responsibility

It is a stark reminder, people need to start taking responsibility and ownership because it will not be long before ...

Nasinu Town Council Struggling To Provide Basic Services, Ratepayers Urged To Pay Up
NATION

Nasinu Town Council Struggling To Provide Basic Services, Ratepayers Urged To Pay Up

“Nasinu Town Council has 11,819 official ratepayers with an annual population growth rate of two per cent. This is...

Special Administrator For Nasinu Town Council Ousted
NEWS

Special Administrator For Nasinu Town Council Ousted

“After obtaining substantial evidence, it was revealed that the SA acted irresponsibly by making a unilateral deci...

Top Official Under Fire
NEWS

Top Official Under Fire

The team are now questioning how the lone Special Administrator went ahead to rehire workers whose contracts were no...

Illegal Vendors To Be Removed As Laqere Market Opens
NATION

Illegal Vendors To Be Removed As Laqere Market Opens

“We have found that in some cases, people have built such stalls and rented them out. To ensure this practice seiz...

Family Relocates After Landslide Causes House On Edge Of Cliff
NATION

Family Relocates After Landslide Causes House On Edge Of Cliff

After torrential rain over the week the Mani family had their home on the edge of a cliff as a result of a landslide.

Housing Ministry Relocates To Korobasaga House
NEWS

Housing Ministry Relocates To Korobasaga House

The Minister for Housing and Community Development Premila Kumar says the new office which is a triple-story buildin...

Municipal Markets To Open From 6AM Till 6PM On Fridays and Saturdays
NEWS

Municipal Markets To Open From 6AM Till 6PM On Fridays and Saturdays

“The change in market hours, is now from 6am to 6pm on Friday and Saturday, after the COVID 19 market opening hour...

Cyclone Harold: Ministry Assesses Damage At Waidamudamu Informal Settlement
NATION

Cyclone Harold: Ministry Assesses Damage At Waidamudamu Informal Settlement

“Our most urgent priority now is to rebuild, within the Suva lock-down area, to enable families to live in their o...

Businesses Urged To Refocus Strategies Amid Global COVID-19 Outbreak
NEWS

Businesses Urged To Refocus Strategies Amid Global COVID-19 Outbreak

In this regard, Fiji does not work in isolation, but our economy is linked to developments at the global level. My ...

Rakiraki Market Stands Out, Says Minister
Properties

Rakiraki Market Stands Out, Says Minister

Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Local Government, Housing and Community Development Premila Kumar says she is...

Understanding The Ease Of Doing Business
Analysis

Understanding The Ease Of Doing Business

The new business processes that will be put online will not only be information, but will also link to those service...

Team Working To Complete Lautoka Aquatic Centre This Year Says Minister For Local Government
NATION

Team Working To Complete Lautoka Aquatic Centre This Year Says Minister For Local Government

“I cannot confirm if there was mismanagement of funds and I can assure you that nothing has come to me yet,” Mrs...

Global Trade Supply Hit By COVID-19 Outbreak
SUNBIZ

Global Trade Supply Hit By COVID-19 Outbreak

“The shortage of products and parts from China will affect companies from around the world and not only Fiji, as f...

Fijisun E-edition
Total Excellium
Subscribe-to-Newspaper
Fiji Sun Instagram
Subscribe-to-Newspaper