Productivity and Industrial Relations

More sought for seasonal workers
SUNBIZ

More sought for seasonal workers

Government is now focusing on sending more people for Seasonal Workers Programmes. The Ministry of Employment, Produ...

Growing Together, Reducing Unemployment
Opinion

Growing Together, Reducing Unemployment

The following is the Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate’s introductory re...

Growing Together, Reducing Unemployment
Opinion

Growing Together, Reducing Unemployment

The following is the Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate’s introductory re...

Our Reputation Better : Usamate
NATION

Our Reputation Better : Usamate

  Fiji’s reputation for seasonal workers is improving, with employers in New Zealand seeking more Fijians to ...

Govt To Review Minimum Wage Rate This Year, Says Minister
NATION

Govt To Review Minimum Wage Rate This Year, Says Minister

The Government is keeping its promise to review the national minimum wage rate this year. This was confirmed by the ...

Tinai Stands Tall Among Men
NATION

Tinai Stands Tall Among Men

Being the only woman in a male-dominated field was not tough at all, Josivini Tinai the new graduate of Australia-Pa...

Fijian Seasonal Workers  Appreciate Govt’s Visit
NATION

Fijian Seasonal Workers Appreciate Govt’s Visit

Fijian workers deployed under the Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) Work Scheme in New Zealand have commended the v...

Twelve Fijian Workers Employed By New Seasonal Work Employer
NATION

Twelve Fijian Workers Employed By New Seasonal Work Employer

A new seasonal work employer under the New Zealand Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) Work Scheme, Agworks Limited ...

Usamate Warns: Do Not Accept Bribes From Public
NATION

Usamate Warns: Do Not Accept Bribes From Public

Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate has instructed compliance and enforcemen...

Usamate: Signed Collective Agreements Must Not be Breached
NATION

Usamate: Signed Collective Agreements Must Not be Breached

Parties must meet each other from time to time for the purpose of bargaining and must consider proposals made by eac...

Daylight Saving Ends Tomorrow
SUNCITY

Daylight Saving Ends Tomorrow

The Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations, Jone Usamate, would like to remind the public th...

More Than 100 Eyed For Kiwi Jobs This Year
NATION

More Than 100 Eyed For Kiwi Jobs This Year

More than 100 Fijians are being eyed to take on seasonal work in the first quarter of this year, says the Minister f...

Usamate Welcomes New Zealand Employer
NATION

Usamate Welcomes New Zealand Employer

The Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations, Jone Usamate, yesterday received a courtesy call...

Long Serving Officer Praises Leadership Workshop
NATION

Long Serving Officer Praises Leadership Workshop

  Women’s leadership skills with Fiji Corrections Service will be enhanced after the two-day workshop, says a...

Animals Fiji: Ban Paraquat!
NATION

Animals Fiji: Ban Paraquat!

Animals Fiji calls for a complete ban on a highly toxic non-selective herbicide known as ‘paraquat’. Animals Fij...

Usamate Advises On Employing Children 15 Years And Above
NATION

Usamate Advises On Employing Children 15 Years And Above

The Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations, Jone Usamate is advising parents and guardians t...

Ministry Probes  Recruitment Agency
NEWS

Ministry Probes Recruitment Agency

The Prosecution Unit of the Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations has opened an investigatio...

Queries Over Job Agency
NEWS

Queries Over Job Agency

A  private local recruiting agency promising overseas jobs has come under scrutiny. But the company, operating as S...

Aspiring Lawyer Scoops Dux Award
NATION

Aspiring Lawyer Scoops Dux Award

Caitlin attributes her achievement to parents and teachers   An aspiring lawyer, Caitlin Morgan, 13, proudly re...

Nurses ‘Work In Fear’ St Giles Hospital
NEWS

Nurses ‘Work In Fear’ St Giles Hospital

There is a call for more male ordelies at St Giles Hospital. This after staff at the mental health hospital in Suva ...

Twenty Return To Former Employers
NATION

Twenty Return To Former Employers

  Twenty seasonal workers will return next week to Australia for six months after making a favourable impressio...

Usamate Praises Returning Three For Australia
NATION

Usamate Praises Returning Three For Australia

Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate commended the three workers returning to...

Usamate Welcomed Back To Ministry
SUNCITY

Usamate Welcomed Back To Ministry

The staff of the Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations yesterday welcomed their new Minister...

Koroilavesau Looks Forward To New Challenge
NEWS

Koroilavesau Looks Forward To New Challenge

The Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations, Semi Koroilavesau is looking forward to his newe...

Koroilavesau Seeks Offshore Workers For Tourism Industry
NEWS

Koroilavesau Seeks Offshore Workers For Tourism Industry

  The Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations is working on ways to provide jobs for off-...

Water Authority Back At Manohan Building
NATION

Water Authority Back At Manohan Building

The Water Authority of Fiji team returned to work at the Manohan Building on July 4. This was following an all clear...

Govt Equips Police For Better Service
NATION

Govt Equips Police For Better Service

  An avenue that Government is assisting Fiji Police Force is in increasing the salaries of both the regular an...

Coconut Wireless, 30th June 2016
Coconut Wireless

Coconut Wireless, 30th June 2016

Can someone out there help this lot? Someone in the Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations sh...

Investigation Into Bauxite Mine Death
NATION

Investigation Into Bauxite Mine Death

The post-mortem of a 29-year-old Floyd William, a labourer whose body was allegedly crushed by a conveyor belt carry...

Job Opportunities For TC Winston Victims In Lau
NATION

Job Opportunities For TC Winston Victims In Lau

The Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Semi Koroilavesau yesterday commenced a week-long...

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