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    Fiji Ports Focus On Master Plan

Fiji Ports Focus On Master Plan

Fiji Ports Corporation Limited will this year look to improve a number of areas. Top on the list is its Ports Development Master Plan as the corporation undergoes its reform

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    Calls For Port Improvements

Calls For Port Improvements

A former senior executive of the then Fiji Islands Maritime Safety Authority (FIMSA) believes that a lot of work needs to be done to improve Port Mua-i-walu in Walu Bay.

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    Cargo Company Expands Operation

Cargo Company Expands Operation

Sending cargoes to the islands and you hate the long wait at the jetty just to get those cargoes on board? If your destinations are Koro, Vanua Levu or Vanuabalavu

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    Piyasena Highlights 2014 Results

Piyasena Highlights 2014 Results

Fiji Ports Corporation did very well last year. Just ask chief executive Vajira Piyasena. This was after it recorded a record dividend net profit after tax from core operating activities

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    First Car Carrier Of 2015 Arrives

First Car Carrier Of 2015 Arrives

The MV Pacific Islander II became the first car carrier to discharge it is cargo to ourshores in 2015. The roll-on roll-off and load-on load-off uniquely-designed car carrier is represented

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    Fatal Bulk Jupiter Bauxite Wreck Shocks And Marine Insurers

Fatal Bulk Jupiter Bauxite Wreck Shocks And Marine Insurers

Dry bulk vessel Bulk Jupiter’s dramatic wreck around 150 nautical miles off the coast of Vietnam on January 1st, in which 18 of 19 crew members are believed to have

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    Plan For Shuttle Services To Islands

Plan For Shuttle Services To Islands

Seaview Shipping Limited is expected to take shipping to outer islands to a whole new level with the expected arrival from Australia of its newly built boat- a Fantome Cat.

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    MISEL Talks About Expansion

MISEL Talks About Expansion

The Marine Industrial and Structural Engineering Limited (MISEL) directors are seriously looking at expanding the slipway to cater for bigger vessels. The Walu Bay-based company’s current slipway can only provide

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    Moroivalu Calls For Partnership

Moroivalu Calls For Partnership

Newly- appointed Commissioner Eastern Luke Moroivalu believes having public private partnership is a solution to transportation problem currently faced by the maritime islands. He said having a partnership with boat

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Matson To Cut Fuel Surcharge For Hawaii, Pacific Shipping Services

  Matson To Cut Fuel Surcharge For Hawaii, Pacific Shipping Services

Matson Inc. said Monday that it is lowering its fuel surcharge for its Hawaii and Pacific shipping services by four

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Ports Terminal Urges All for Common Goal

  Ports Terminal Urges  All for Common Goal

Ports Terminal Limited has called on all stakeholders in the shipping industry to work together and work towards a common

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Consort Shipping On The Move

  Consort Shipping On The Move

The management of Consort Shipping Company Limited is confident of a fruitful year. Consort Shipping manager finance and corporate Adrial

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Business Was Slow

  Business Was Slow

Business during the festive season was slow, says a local ship owner. Blighwater Shipping Limited chief executive officer Captain William

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Ports To Introduce Automated System

  Ports To Introduce Automated System

Come February or March, you would see changed productivity at our international ports. That’s the phrase of confidence from Ports

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Productivity Starts From Within: Ali

  Productivity Starts From Within: Ali

Nabeel Ali, the newly appointed operations manager for Ports Terminal Limited, is a man of commitment and conviction. He plays

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Ports Terminal Tower Renovation To Boost Staff Morale: Dela

  Ports Terminal Tower Renovation To Boost Staff Morale: Dela

Ports Terminal Limited is soon to complete the renovation of its tower and main operations building in a bid to

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Passionate About Efficiency

  Passionate About  Efficiency

Ports Terminal Limited has done extremely well and good for the economy as far as port efficiency is concerned. Given

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Patterson Unveils New Ship

  Patterson Unveils New Ship

Shipping pioneer, Patterson Brothers Shipping Company Limited, unveiled their new vessel in their hometown Levuka yesterday. The MV Spirit of

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Blighwater Unveils North Projects

  Blighwater Unveils North Projects

Blighwater Shipping Company Limited is working on expanding its business next year. The company confirmed that its focus will not

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Brokers Embrace Move In The ASYCUDA World

  Brokers Embrace Move In The ASYCUDA World

It goes without saying that introduction of a new form of technology, be it in the form of software or

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FMF Takes Initiative In Port Efficiency

  FMF Takes Initiative In Port Efficiency

FMF Group Limited has made a long-awaited investment of more than $600,000 that would see its main product, wheat, being

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Southern Lily Headed To New Zealand For Repairs

  Southern Lily Headed To New Zealand For Repairs

Adverse weather conditions in Apia, Samoa the past week led to the Southern Lily suffering some minor damage to her

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Pacific Direct Line Renames MV Rachel

  Pacific Direct Line Renames MV Rachel

The MV Rachel, operated under the Pacific Direct Line service, is being renamed Southern Phoenix. This has been confirmed by

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Changes Made By Swire Shipping

  Changes Made By Swire Shipping

Swire Shipping has announced that it will be renaming the Port Service Charge (PSC) to Terminal Handling Charge (THC). This

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Blighwater Unveils New North Projects

  Blighwater Unveils New North Projects

Blighwater Shipping Company Limited is working on expanding its business next year. The company head has confirmed yesterday that its

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Cruise Liners Boost City’s Tourism Sector

  Cruise Liners Boost City’s Tourism Sector

The Lautoka Chamber of Commerce and Industry is grateful to the timely efforts of all stakeholders, which resulted in more

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Poor Quality Materials A Worry For Boat Builders

  Poor Quality Materials A Worry For Boat Builders

As an island nation, fishing is a major source of income for many people in Fiji. Sea transportation is also

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China’s Growth Fuels Boom In World Shipping Traffic

  China’s Growth Fuels Boom In World Shipping Traffic

Ship traffic on the world’s oceans has quadrupled over the past two decades, according to a new study that’s the

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Prasad: New Boat To Arrive Soon

  Prasad: New Boat To Arrive Soon

Seaview Shipping Services Limited managing director Durga Prasad has deferred the arrival of their new boat to January, next year.

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