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Analysis: Lack Of Domestic Shipping Data, A Worry
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Analysis: Lack Of Domestic Shipping Data, A Worry

Last week, the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) released its fourth IMO Greenhouse Gas (GHG) study Reductio...

Outer-Island Connectivity In Pacific Island Nations
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Outer-Island Connectivity In Pacific Island Nations

What will changing population patterns mean for future maritime connectivity costs, already the highest in the world?

Pacific States Battle At The International Maritime Organisation Negotiations To Reduce GhG Emissions From Shipping
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Pacific States Battle At The International Maritime Organisation Negotiations To Reduce GhG Emissions From Shipping

Pacific States battle at the IMO negotiations to reduce GHG emissions from shipping

Back To The Future – Lessons From The Past
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Back To The Future – Lessons From The Past

Globally there is increasing interest in the use of wind energy in shipping with successful large scale trials of Fl...

Bank Seizes Princess Moana
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Bank Seizes Princess Moana

According to the reliable source there was a misunderstanding with FDB and the Princess Moana and the issue resolved...

‘Decarbonising Our Domestic Shipping Fleet: The Pacific Blue Shipping Partnership’
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‘Decarbonising Our Domestic Shipping Fleet: The Pacific Blue Shipping Partnership’

Analysis: The critical importance of sea transport to Pacific countries and its interrelationship to all levels of s...

Peter Nutall: ‘Ship Owners Must Address Green House Gas (GHG) Emission’
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Peter Nutall: ‘Ship Owners Must Address Green House Gas (GHG) Emission’

Why is shipping important to climate change? And why are our Pacific delegations playing such a critical role in the...

Old Diesel Vessels Need To Go Says Academic
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Old Diesel Vessels Need To Go Says Academic

Mr Nuttall is concerned because Fiji is part of the coalition of six Pacific countries to clean the region’s shipp...

Calls For Long-Term Solutions To Long-Standing Problems
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Calls For Long-Term Solutions To Long-Standing Problems

“MSAF offers band-aid solutions to this unending problem,” Mr Goundar said.

Savusavu Roro Ramp Ready For Operation
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Savusavu Roro Ramp Ready For Operation

“Works included replacement of the existing steel ramp structure with new concrete as a steel composite structure,...

Never Give Up On Your Dreams Says Sefeti
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Never Give Up On Your Dreams Says Sefeti

"Being a seafarer is not an easy job because it needs dedication and commitment with a lot of days out at sea. Life ...

Cruise Vessel Brings In More Aussie, New Zealand Tourists
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Cruise Vessel Brings In More Aussie, New Zealand Tourists

Celebrity Solstice facilities include a theatre with a 1400+ seating capacity and a live grass lawn between the ship...

Final Salvaging Works Include Refloating Of MV Southern Phoenix
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Final Salvaging Works Include Refloating Of MV Southern Phoenix

The sunken vessel was re-floated last week for its final stages of re­moval from the Suva Harbour.

Fiji Navy Use Kikau To Conduct Joint Inspection
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Fiji Navy Use Kikau To Conduct Joint Inspection

Some punts and fibreglass boats were without proper safety equip­ment onboard and were strongly ad­vised on carryi...

FMA Pioneer Deckhand Fishing Programme Start Sea Service
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FMA Pioneer Deckhand Fishing Programme Start Sea Service

Students are now required to serve 12 months sea service on a fishing vessel as part of stage two of their studies.

Ports Of Entry Staff Attend OHS Safety Management Training
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Ports Of Entry Staff Attend OHS Safety Management Training

40 staff mem­bers from both Fiji Ports Corporation Lim­ited (FPCL) and Fiji Ship and Heavy Indus­tries Limited (F...

CNCo Leads The Way In Sustainable Ship Recycling
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CNCo Leads The Way In Sustainable Ship Recycling

This policy will apply to all CNCo group vessels at the end of their economic life are not sold for onward trading b...

MV Liahona II In Slipway For Major Maintenance Works
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MV Liahona II In Slipway For Major Maintenance Works

Painting works on the vessel will commence once all steel and en­gine works are completed.

Training Assists Fijian Navy Officers, Enhancing Skills
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Training Assists Fijian Navy Officers, Enhancing Skills

The MLE training was conduct­ed by the Royal Australian Navy’s Sea Training Unit under their Defense Cooperation ...

FPCL Conducts Training To Enhance Safety, Security
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FPCL Conducts Training To Enhance Safety, Security

ISPS code prescribes responsi­bilities to governments, shipping companies, shipboard personnel, and port/facility p...

Stakeholders Meet To Discuss Issues, Development
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Stakeholders Meet To Discuss Issues, Development

Fiji Ports Corporation Limited chief executive officer Vajira Piya­sena said the stakeholders’ meet­ing was held...

Carnival Spirit A Melting Pot With 30 Nationalities on Board
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Carnival Spirit A Melting Pot With 30 Nationalities on Board

Suva was the cruise vessel’s sec­ond port of call in Fiji and the ves­sel is expected to berth into Mare, New Ca...

Port Mua-i-Walu 2 Start Maintenance Work, Limits Berthing Capacity
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Port Mua-i-Walu 2 Start Maintenance Work, Limits Berthing Capacity

The project will be in two phases with the maintenance covering 42 meters from the south end of the wharf.

Tamanitoakula Rises Above The Challenges Of Maritime Industry
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Tamanitoakula Rises Above The Challenges Of Maritime Industry

"It makes me stronger and confident in my day to day work and where I stand today"

Golden Princess Third Cruise Liner To Visit Fiji This Year
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Golden Princess Third Cruise Liner To Visit Fiji This Year

  Cruise ship Golden Princess is the third  cruise liner to have visited the country this year. This was confi...

Tasman Sea Completes Clinker Offloading Today
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Tasman Sea Completes Clinker Offloading Today

Bulk carrier Tasman Sea is expected to complete the offloading of 11, 880 metric tonnes of cement clinkers at the Su...

Matson Shipping Launches Upgraded Service To Christmas (Kiritimati) Island
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Matson Shipping Launches Upgraded Service To Christmas (Kiritimati) Island

  Matson Shipping has recently announced its newly upgraded service to Christmas Island. According to Matson Sh...

Fijian Navy Unveils Name Of New Hydrographic Survey Vessel
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Fijian Navy Unveils Name Of New Hydrographic Survey Vessel

The Republic of Fiji Military Force (RFMF) Naval Division has revealed the name of its newest hydrographic Survey ve...

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