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Waterfront Traffic: Iver Exporter – April 10
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Waterfront Traffic: Iver Exporter – April 10

As the economy grows, it is given that so will the demand for fossil fuel. The past week, another oil tanker visited...

Fiji Ports Moves To Protect Human Capital, Remain Competitive
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Fiji Ports Moves To Protect Human Capital, Remain Competitive

Fiji Ports Corporation Limited has concluded a number of revamping projects in various departments to ensure it prot...

Franchise Scheme Reduced To Eight Routes
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Franchise Scheme Reduced To Eight Routes

The Government Shipping Franchise scheme has now been reduced to eight routes. This was confirmed by the Permanent S...

Ferry Starts Nabouwalu Service
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Ferry Starts Nabouwalu Service

The MV Westerland is back in full service after undergoing repair works last week. On April 9, Bligh Water Shipping ...

Bauxite Shipment Off To China
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Bauxite Shipment Off To China

A total of 79,500 metric tonnes of bauxite were shipped off to China last Sunday. Aurum Exploration Fiji managing di...

Talei’s Love For Ships
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Talei’s Love For Ships

Twenty-one-year-old Akanisi Talei has developed a fascination for ships. From a mechanical engineering background, t...

Increased Trade In Kyowa South Pacific Service
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Increased Trade In Kyowa South Pacific Service

The inbound and outbound cargo being brought by one of Carpenters Shipping’s principle Kyowa Shipping, has been no...

Polynesian Shipping Line Reviews Pricing Structure
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Polynesian Shipping Line Reviews Pricing Structure

Polynesian Shipping Line has reviewed its pricing structure for its New Zealand-Fiji services which has led to some ...

Passengers Need To Travel With Comfort
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Passengers Need To Travel With Comfort

Everyone who travels via inter-island shipping wants to make the best of their time while onboard. But this does not...

Milk Distribution
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Milk Distribution

Chartered vessel MV Sea Rakino left early this week for the Lau Group. The office of Billett Wright & Associates...

Threats To A Treasure
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Threats To A Treasure

The Fiji archipelago truly consists of Treasure Islands. Not the ones containing a dead man’s chest full of gold b...

Pearl Ace Meets Vehicle Demand
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Pearl Ace Meets Vehicle Demand

The demand for vehicles in the country continues to increase. This has resulted in an additional one-off service thr...

On Board The Pearl Ace
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On Board The Pearl Ace

Sun Shipping had the opportunity to tour the Pearl Ace thanks to Carpenters Shipping. It was berthed at Port of Suva...

Association Commends Fiji Ports Terminal
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Association Commends Fiji Ports Terminal

It is not just the Fiji Ports Terminal Limited who is barking about their success in getting turnaround times improv...

Forum Places Emphasis On Training And Management
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Forum Places Emphasis On Training And Management

The Pacific Island Country Territories (PICTs) will place more emphasis on training and management in domestic shipp...

Removal Order Issued On Stranded Vessel
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Removal Order Issued On Stranded Vessel

A tourist vessel Gotta-Go Fiji Cruiser is still stranded near the Lautoka foreshore. The Fiji Ports Corporation conf...

Franchise Contract Signed
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Franchise Contract Signed

Operators of the MV Uluinabukelevu signed a two-year contract yesterday with Government to serve the eastern side (B...

Stakeholders Differ On New Shipping Line Outcomes
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Stakeholders Differ On New Shipping Line Outcomes

Is the Fijian market ready to cater for more shipping lines? Reactions? Yes and no. That’s the question Sun Shippi...

China-owned ships: A rapid rise to become the world’s largest Fleets
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China-owned ships: A rapid rise to become the world’s largest Fleets

Ships operated by owners based in China have become increasingly prominent on the world’s sea routes. China-owned ...

Our Port Facilities International Standard Compliant
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Our Port Facilities International Standard Compliant

The Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji has confirmed 95 per cent of Fiji’s international ports of call are now comp...

Council Hopes For Integrated Approach
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Council Hopes For Integrated Approach

The Customs Brokers and Forwarders Council’s (CBFCF) Nadi branch is looking forward to an integrated approach this...

More Engagement, Tunidau Assures
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More Engagement, Tunidau Assures

The Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji acting chief executive, John Tunidau, is looking to engage more closely with s...

Shipping Company Waits Franchise Outcome
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Shipping Company Waits Franchise Outcome

The management of Seaview Shipping Limited has high hopes that it will continue with the routes it is servicing unde...

Ferry Provides Charter Trips To Nabouwalu, Malau
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Ferry Provides Charter Trips To Nabouwalu, Malau

Blighwater Shipping Limited continues to meet the increasing demand from its customers by providing special chartere...

MSAF Information Session With North Seafarers
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MSAF Information Session With North Seafarers

The Maritime and Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) will be hosting a public information session in the North for stake...

Ferry Starts Sailing From Natovi Today
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Ferry Starts Sailing From Natovi Today

The Natovi Jetty is now becoming a competitive spot with another major shipping company starting its operations from...

Patterson Shipping Resumes Daily Service
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Patterson Shipping Resumes Daily Service

Patterson Brothers Shipping Company Limited has now resumed its daily roll on/roll off services from Natovi to Nabou...

Fiji Ports Corporation, Fiji Ports Terminal Submit Charges Review Admist Efficiencies
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Fiji Ports Corporation, Fiji Ports Terminal Submit Charges Review Admist Efficiencies

Proposals have been sent to the Fiji Commerce Commission relating to vessel and port-related activities at our inter...

Fiji Ports Disaster Committee Meet Today
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Fiji Ports Disaster Committee Meet Today

FiFiji Ports Terminal Limited will take the necessary action should Fiji face the brunt of Tropical Cyclone Pam. The...

MSAF Issues Warning
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MSAF Issues Warning

The Maritime Safety Authority has issued the following statement in as part of its precautionary measure response in...

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