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Sugar Shipment Continues
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Sugar Shipment Continues

The Fiji Sugar Corporation’s Labasa Mill has made three shipments of sugar and a shipment of molasses so far this ...

Happy Day For All, Say Workers
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Happy Day For All, Say Workers

It was a day of joy for the Fiji Ports Terminal Limited workers when they received their bonus payment of $221,000 f...

MT Anatolia Pacific V 15016
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MT Anatolia Pacific V 15016

Vessel Type: Oil Tanker Vessel Particulars: The vessel’s gross tonnage is 2994 ton, deadweight of 3842 ton. Built ...

Not Enough Skilled Engineers: Goundar
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Not Enough Skilled Engineers: Goundar

Lack of skilled ship engineers in the country is a major concern for a prominent local shipping operator. George Gou...

Focus More On Training
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Focus More On Training

Effective standards of training are the bedrock of a safe and secure shipping industry says International Maritime O...

Jonah’s Still Sail Today
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Jonah’s Still Sail Today

Jonah was a prophet sent by God to give warning to the sinful city of Nineveh to repent or expect a great calamity. ...

Goundar Shipping eyes two more vessels
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Goundar Shipping eyes two more vessels

Goundar Shipping Limited (GSL) plans to buy two more vessels from Norway before the end of next year.  The vessels ...

Ports Experts Look at Way Forward
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Ports Experts Look at Way Forward

Fiji is represented at the Pacific Maritime Transport Alliance (PMTA) 40th annual conference which is currently unde...

Big Plans for Natovi Jetty
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Big Plans for Natovi Jetty

Lights will soon be installed at the Natovi Jetty in Tailevu North, says a senior maritime official. This is because...

First Port Call to Fiji for MV Luminous Ace
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First Port Call to Fiji for MV Luminous Ace

The MV Luminous Ace, specialised in transporting automobiles made its first port call to the Port of Suva on Monday....

Goundar Tells Of New Ferry
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Goundar Tells Of New Ferry

Goundar Shipping Limited (GSL) has emerged to be the country’s largest passenger cargo inter-island ferry operator...

Swire Shipping Pumps Up Pacific
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Swire Shipping Pumps Up Pacific

Swire Shipping announced that it would be expanding two key services in the Asia Pacific linking New Zealand, Austra...

Kumar Completes Higher Navigation Training
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Kumar Completes Higher Navigation Training

Sunil Kumar, a navigation safety officer with Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) has successfully completed an...

MISEL To Comply With New Legislation
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MISEL To Comply With New Legislation

The Marine Industrial Structural Engineering Limited (MISEL) is doing well, despite changes in legislation. MISEL se...

MV Rogovoka For Franchise Trips
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MV Rogovoka For Franchise Trips

Government vessel MV Rogovoka II is going to be used to service franchise routes. This was confirmed yesterday by Go...

Nabouwalu Jetty Undergoes $2.29m Upgrade Works
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Nabouwalu Jetty Undergoes $2.29m Upgrade Works

Some key highlights of Fiji Roads Authority (FRA) for 2015 include major works to ensure the reliable and safe conti...

MV Cagivou To Sail To Kadavu
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MV Cagivou To Sail To Kadavu

The new Government Shipping Services vessel MV Cagivou is set to make its first trip on Sunday. Fleet Superintendent...

MLC Sigavou Leaves For Tuvalu Today
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MLC Sigavou Leaves For Tuvalu Today

The Government Shipping Services Motor Landing Craft (MLC) Sigavou leaves for Tuvalu today. GSS fleet superintendent...

Sea Water Flooding, A Risky Business
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Sea Water Flooding, A Risky Business

Head of quality/ management representative/consultant, Marine Engineering, Fiji Maritime Academy On a still Sunday n...

New Port Fees Affect Exporters
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New Port Fees Affect Exporters

For FMF Foods Limited, the recent increase in port fees and charges is not good news. FMF Foods managing director, R...

Christopher: Three Sugar Shipments Done
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Christopher: Three Sugar Shipments Done

A total of 32,000 tonnes of sugar produced by the Fiji Sugar Corporation’s Labasa Sugar Mill have been shipped to ...

Freight Services Hopes For Better Regional Links
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Freight Services Hopes For Better Regional Links

Freight Services Limited is hoping for a quick solution to the shipping links between Fiji and Papua New Guinea in o...

Committee To Work On Fiji-PNG Shipping Issues
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Committee To Work On Fiji-PNG Shipping Issues

Fiji Papua New Guinea Business Council’s Shipping, Customs and Quarantine sub-committee has been working on the is...

Winds Of Change To Benefit All Fijians
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Winds Of Change To Benefit All Fijians

The FijiFirst Government is committed to closing the gap and bringing the same level of services to all Fijians desp...

Company Invests More Into Shipping
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Company Invests More Into Shipping

The Yalodu Shipping Services has made a fresh commitment to invest in two more vessels. According to company directo...

Climate Change The Essential Awareness
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Climate Change The Essential Awareness

Head of quality/ management representative/consultant, Marine Engineering, Fiji Maritime Academy   Fiji is an a...

Officers To Ensure Sea Safety
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Officers To Ensure Sea Safety

Passenger safety at all times is of paramount importance to the Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF), especially...

Versatile Class For PNG Liner Trade
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Versatile Class For PNG Liner Trade

A new generation of multipurpose cargo vessels has been commissioned by Singapore-based China Navigation Company (CN...

‘Shift Vehicle Trade North’
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‘Shift Vehicle Trade North’

Car imports should be moved from Auckland to Northport at Marsden Pt, says Ports of Tauranga boss Mark Cairns. He sa...

Lin: Tariff Increase Poses Threat To Transhipment
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Lin: Tariff Increase Poses Threat To Transhipment

Fiji may be at risk of losing a number of shipping lines which use Fiji for transhipment purposes. This was revealed...

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