Productivity and Industrial Relations

Locked Up, Help Sought For Bedridden 77 Year Old Man
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Locked Up, Help Sought For Bedridden 77 Year Old Man

Babu Singh broke his pelvic bone three years ago at work and since then he has been bedridden.

Talanoa Session With Ministry Was Fruitful, Says Hazelman
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Talanoa Session With Ministry Was Fruitful, Says Hazelman

The ‘talanoa’ session between the Fiji Commerce and Employers Federation and the Ministry of Employment, Product...

Bala Commends Community Spirit At Nailaga Village, Ba
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Bala Commends Community Spirit At Nailaga Village, Ba

  Parveen Bala has commended Nailaga Village in Ba for its community spirit and inclusive leadership. The Minis...

Ministry To Help Returned Workers
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Ministry To Help Returned Workers

The Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations is working to help returning seasonal workers use ...

PS Employment And Productivity Commends Work Done By Quality Circles
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PS Employment And Productivity Commends Work Done By Quality Circles

Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations, Salaseini Daunabuna has c...

Conduct  of Security Firms Worries Usamate
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Conduct of Security Firms Worries Usamate

The accusations range from salaries falling short of the national minimum wage rate to workers receiving wages two w...

Usamate Launches Ministry’s Five-Year Plan
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Usamate Launches Ministry’s Five-Year Plan

Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate yesterday launched the Ministry’s five...

Usamate Clarifies Workers’ Issues for a Prominent Resort
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Usamate Clarifies Workers’ Issues for a Prominent Resort

Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate yesterday clarified redundancy issues fo...

60th Session Highlights Strategic Direction And Programmes
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60th Session Highlights Strategic Direction And Programmes

  The Permanent Secretary for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations, Salaseini Daunabuna as Fiji’...

OHS Officials To Investigate Burned MH Warehouse
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OHS Officials To Investigate Burned MH Warehouse

  The Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate said Occupational Health and ...

“Parents Should Urge Children To Pursue Education”
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“Parents Should Urge Children To Pursue Education”

  Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate has urged parents to encourage an...

Safety measures to be emphasised to youths in workplaces
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Safety measures to be emphasised to youths in workplaces

Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate revealed statistics showing that 18 to 2...

‘Excessive’ Leave Payout Queried
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‘Excessive’ Leave Payout Queried

“Excessive” annual leave payout to staff of the Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations wa...

82 Seasonal Workers To Leave For New Zealand
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82 Seasonal Workers To Leave For New Zealand

The Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations will be sending to New Zealand the largest single ...

Employer Confirms Report Given to Ministry of Labour
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Employer Confirms Report Given to Ministry of Labour

It is a mandatory in Fiji if any employee had an accident or death while working, the employer has to report to us, ...

Workers Lodge Claims As Security  Firms Come Under The Spotlight
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Workers Lodge Claims As Security Firms Come Under The Spotlight

More than $5 million worth of claims have been reported against security companies. This was confirmed by the Minist...

Asbestos Removal Continues To Be Monitored
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Asbestos Removal Continues To Be Monitored

The Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations will continue to monitor areas where asbestos has ...

Good Faith Must Prevail In Federated Airline Staff Association, Air Terminal Services (ATS)Matter: Usamate
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Good Faith Must Prevail In Federated Airline Staff Association, Air Terminal Services (ATS)Matter: Usamate

In any employment environment it is important that good faith prevails at all times when parties deal with each othe...

Govt Repatriates Body of Fijian Worker
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Govt Repatriates Body of Fijian Worker

The Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations has repatriated the body of a Fijian fisher who di...

Wishes Come True For Cancer Children
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Wishes Come True For Cancer Children

Cancer patient four-year-old Taito Koroitukana made a wish and it came true on Monday following his operation last O...

Support For Entrepreneurs Continues To Grow
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Support For Entrepreneurs Continues To Grow

The Fijian Government will continue to support entrepreneurs planning to start their own businesses, including finan...

Usamate Meets Seasonal Workers On Complaints
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Usamate Meets Seasonal Workers On Complaints

Two groups of Fijian seasonal workers deployed under the Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) Work Scheme met with the...

Asbestos Fear
NEWS

Asbestos Fear

Asbestos fear hit some businesses and workers in central Suva yesterday. This is despite Jone Usamate, the Minister ...

Recruitments Should Be Verified With Ministry: Usamate
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Recruitments Should Be Verified With Ministry: Usamate

Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate said people who get involved with recrui...

‘Ministry Needs more Medical Assessors’
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‘Ministry Needs more Medical Assessors’

The Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations said full time assessors were needed to clear the ...

OHS Works Boost With Equipment from Asian Organisation
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OHS Works Boost With Equipment from Asian Organisation

The Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations, Jone Usamate received a donation of Occupational...

More Fijian teachers Bound for Tuvalu
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More Fijian teachers Bound for Tuvalu

Sixteen volunteer teachers will travel to Tuvalu next month under the Fiji volunteer services scheme. This was revea...

Congress To Address Issues Affecting Us
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Congress To Address Issues Affecting Us

Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations, Jone Usamate, has been confirmed to be among the spe...

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