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MSAF Plans To Dispose Southern Phoenix In Water Depth Of 1000m
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MSAF Plans To Dispose Southern Phoenix In Water Depth Of 1000m

  As Phase Two of salvaging works take place, the Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) are also in the proc...

Logavatu Breaks New Grounds In International Maritime Sector
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Logavatu Breaks New Grounds In International Maritime Sector

  Mavis Elizabeth Vandhana Joseph-Logavatu is breaking new grounds as International Maritime Organisation’s (...

Chinese Officials Conduct Training
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Chinese Officials Conduct Training

  A Chinese People’s Liberation Army-Navy team arrived into Fiji last month to conduct the sea transit and th...

Regatta Arrives Into Suva Today
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Regatta Arrives Into Suva Today

Cruise liner MS Regatta is expected to berth at the Suva Port today with 496 tourists and 395 crew members on board....

MSAF Conducts Safety at Sea Courses On Kioa Island
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MSAF Conducts Safety at Sea Courses On Kioa Island

In an effort to minimise accidents at sea, 64 youths of Cakaudrove are currently attending boat master and restricte...

Five Fijian Cadets hired by Swire Pacific Ship Management
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Five Fijian Cadets hired by Swire Pacific Ship Management

The five Fiji Maritime Academy cadets shortlisted with Swire Pacific Ship Management (SPSM)/China Navigation Company...

Moceiwai Knows the Mamanucas like the back of his hand
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Moceiwai Knows the Mamanucas like the back of his hand

Anasa Turuva Moceiwai’s livelihood is with the sea – be it him transporting tourists, divers, surfers and travel...

Sitela Attributes Success in Male Dominated Career to Upbringing
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Sitela Attributes Success in Male Dominated Career to Upbringing

Growing up in a disciplined environment, instilled with respect and perseverance contributed to Asena Sitela’s suc...

MV Cagivou Replaces Brianna for Rotuma Trip
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MV Cagivou Replaces Brianna for Rotuma Trip

Government vessel MV Cagivou is expected to set sail for the Island of Rotuma on Friday replacing the sus­pended fr...

Goundar Met PS, MSAF Suspension Lifted
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Goundar Met PS, MSAF Suspension Lifted

  Goundar Shipping Limited managing director George Goundar had his suspension revoked hours after his Port Use...

Sunken Southern Phoenix Area Now A Restricted Zone
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Sunken Southern Phoenix Area Now A Restricted Zone

Area around where the sunken Southern Phoenix lies near Suva Port is now a restricted zone with small boats and vess...

Increase In Ports Of Entry, Says Chairman
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Increase In Ports Of Entry, Says Chairman

There was an additional 379 vessel arrivals to all Fiji Ports Corporation Limited’s ports of entry in 2017. Chairm...

FMA Cadets Short Listed For Training With Swire Pacific Ship Management
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FMA Cadets Short Listed For Training With Swire Pacific Ship Management

Five Fiji Maritime Academy cadets are been shortlisted with Swire Pacific Ship Management (SPSM)/China Navigation Co...

Captain Abele Daurewa Makes Dream A Reality
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Captain Abele Daurewa Makes Dream A Reality

Father of five, Abele Daurewa, 35 admits that his niche is on a vessel out at sea. “It was always my dream to capt...

Tourists Enjoy Weather, Environment
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Tourists Enjoy Weather, Environment

Cruise Ship MV Maasdam spent a day at the capital city with 889 tourists and 569 crew members from across 30 countri...

New Southern Pearl in Operation, to be Officially Launched Later
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New Southern Pearl in Operation, to be Officially Launched Later

Newly-built ship Southern Pearl classified carrying cargo hazard D vessel is in operation. Local ship agent Kenua Sh...

Goundar’s Four Vessels on Sale Still Operating, Shops For Another
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Goundar’s Four Vessels on Sale Still Operating, Shops For Another

Local shipping magnate George Goundar is away for three weeks to shop for an­other vessel while four of his vessels...

US Navy Oiler Frequents Ports, on Suva Stopover
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US Navy Oiler Frequents Ports, on Suva Stopover

United States (US) Military Sealift Command (MSC) ships conduct frequent port visits to various partner countries in...

Pacific Agrees On 50 Percent Reduction On Shipping Emissions By 2050
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Pacific Agrees On 50 Percent Reduction On Shipping Emissions By 2050

  There is a need for increased research in the use of renewable energy in shipping, zero carbon fuels and deve...

Maritime Industry To Raise Funds For Pinktober Charity Chest
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Maritime Industry To Raise Funds For Pinktober Charity Chest

Stakeholders in the maritime industry will converge at Mua-i-Walu House tomorrow for morning tea to raise funds for ...

Rain Fails To Dampen Tourists’ Enthusiasm To Visit Suva
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Rain Fails To Dampen Tourists’ Enthusiasm To Visit Suva

Suva rain failed to deter majorty of the 2320 passengers on board cruiseliner Noordam who walked the streets in thei...

Queen Of Melbourne  To Be Refitted Following Thefts
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Queen Of Melbourne To Be Refitted Following Thefts

Technical issues due to theft will see Queen of Melbourne going up on the Fiji Ships and Heavy Industries slipway th...

Tongan Vessel Undergoes FSHIL Makeover
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Tongan Vessel Undergoes FSHIL Makeover

Captain Viliami Mafi has no regrets in bringing his vessel to Fiji to have it dry docked. Captain Mafi said the deci...

Slayers Club Heed Assistance Call
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Slayers Club Heed Assistance Call

  Slayers club, an organisation dedicated to helping the needy, has heeded the call for assistance from a coupl...

Operation Kurukuru Inspects Fishing Vessels, Pleasure Crafts
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Operation Kurukuru Inspects Fishing Vessels, Pleasure Crafts

The week long com­bined Operation Kurukuru in­spected 12 fishing vessels and a few pleasure crafts within Fiji’s...

Vessel Carrying Predecessor’s Name Arrives This Week
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Vessel Carrying Predecessor’s Name Arrives This Week

The newly built cargo vessel named after her predeces­sor, MV Southern Pearl arrives at the Suva Kings Wharf this F...

MLC Veivueti in Yasawa to Administer Vaccinations
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MLC Veivueti in Yasawa to Administer Vaccinations

Medical Landing Craft (MLC) Veivueti is in the Yasawa group of islands in the Western Division this week to vac­cin...

New Labasa MSAF Office to Boost North Operations
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New Labasa MSAF Office to Boost North Operations

The new Maritime and Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) office is set to boost operations in the North. Present during ...

USS Shoup Members Conduct Community Services, Teach Basketball
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USS Shoup Members Conduct Community Services, Teach Basketball

Residents of the Home of Compassion in Tamavua were excited to have ten United States Ship Shoup (DDG 86) navy ship ...

MSAF Continues Partnership With Youths
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MSAF Continues Partnership With Youths

The Ministry of Youth and Sports, in partnership with the Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF), is continuing ef...

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