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MLC Vunilagi On Maiden Trip To Yasawa
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MLC Vunilagi On Maiden Trip To Yasawa

The Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport vessel Marine Landing Craft (MLC) Vunilagi left on a franchise trip to ...

Swire Shipping Vessels Increase Visits to Fiji: Reddy
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Swire Shipping Vessels Increase Visits to Fiji: Reddy

The movement of Swire Shipping Agencies vessels have picked up by two visits every month in 2017, said operations ma...

MV Onemato Returns to Tonga After Routine Servicing
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MV Onemato Returns to Tonga After Routine Servicing

Tonga vessel MV Onemato has returned to the island kingdom last week following the completion of its maintenance and...

Goundar Continues Talks With Landowners
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Goundar Continues Talks With Landowners

Goundar Shipping man­aging director George Goundar said he would be holding meetings with land­owners on Friday to...

Third Vehicle Carrier Vessel Offloads Second Hand Cars in Three Months
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Third Vehicle Carrier Vessel Offloads Second Hand Cars in Three Months

Liberia vessel Euro Spirit is the second vehicle carrier that has brought in another set of sec­ond hand cars to th...

Vehicle Carrier Vessel Offloads Second Hand Cars
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Vehicle Carrier Vessel Offloads Second Hand Cars

Japanese vehicle carrier vessel, Triton Ace, recently brought in more than 200 second hand cars to Fiji. The giganti...

Barge Replenishes 7-Star Resort Supply
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Barge Replenishes 7-Star Resort Supply

The seven-star resort owned barge, MV Qioni Laucala transports food supplies, fuel, maintenance equipment and other ...

Barges Await Paperwork
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Barges Await Paperwork

Two barges are in the Suva harbour awaiting paper work. Local agent South Seas Towage Limited declined to comment wh...

Super Yacht Driftwood Attracts Attention
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Super Yacht Driftwood Attracts Attention

Super yacht 55 meter long Driftwood attracted her share of attention while berthed at Suva’s Kings Wharf over the ...

Tavita’s Fascination Of Engines Confirms Her Career Path
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Tavita’s Fascination Of Engines Confirms Her Career Path

Her regular travelling back to her village in Beqa for the school holidays triggered her to pursue a career path dif...

Plans In The Pipeline To Boost Tourist Business: Singh
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Plans In The Pipeline To Boost Tourist Business: Singh

Plans are in the pipeline for improvements in catering for the needs of tourists who call in at the port of Lautoka ...

Dream Comes True for Most Powerful Non-Nuclear Icebreaker Ship Captain
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Dream Comes True for Most Powerful Non-Nuclear Icebreaker Ship Captain

To be the commanding officer of the United States icebreaker vessel was the father of three’s dream, and he said b...

Varani Braves Bad Weather To Fend Off Illegal Fishermen
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Varani Braves Bad Weather To Fend Off Illegal Fishermen

Twenty-six-year old, Sevanaia Varani, of Solevu braves bad weather on board the Malolo Reef  Warden to keep away il...

Authorities Quiet On Vessel Removal
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Authorities Quiet On Vessel Removal

  Authorities are now tight lipped over the salvaging of the Southern Phoenix that sunk at the Suva Harbour in ...

Sea travellers give everywhere they went
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Sea travellers give everywhere they went

Tourists, Joana and Steve Whitaker have always made it their purpose that they donate items to a school at every por...

Fiji Navy Co-ordinates Rescue of Drifting Tuvalu Fishermen
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Fiji Navy Co-ordinates Rescue of Drifting Tuvalu Fishermen

The Republic of Fiji Navy Search and Rescue Centre over the weekend coor­dinated the search and rescue operation th...

Explorer of the Sea Brings Life to Lautoka
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Explorer of the Sea Brings Life to Lautoka

Lautoka City was bustling with life last Wednesday with the arrival of the Explorer of the Seas at the Sugar City Po...

Irregular Shipping Services Frustrate Islanders
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Irregular Shipping Services Frustrate Islanders

The islanders of Ono-i-Lau are frustrated over the irregular­ity of shipping services to the four villages on the f...

Irregular Shipping Services Frustrate Islanders
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Irregular Shipping Services Frustrate Islanders

The islanders of Ono-i-Lau are frustrated over the irregular­ity of shipping services to the four villages on the f...

Weather forecast determines Sukaloa’s trips
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Weather forecast determines Sukaloa’s trips

Captain Iliesa Sukaloa, skipper of the Tai Bulou has been braving the rough seas between the Yasawa(s) and Lautoka t...

MSAF Trains Waiqanake Seafarers
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MSAF Trains Waiqanake Seafarers

The Maritime Safety Authority of Fiji (MSAF) in partnership with the Ministry of Youth and Sports conducted the Boat...

Workshop On Oil Spill Response
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Workshop On Oil Spill Response

An oil spill could devastate the ecosystem around the spill site and have negative effects on other sectors such as ...

Chief Engineer Qasenivalu Presses On Regardless
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Chief Engineer Qasenivalu Presses On Regardless

  Chase your dreams and give it ago, says engineer Isikeli Qasenivalu. Even if you fail, you will never regret ...

$150k Catamaran Ramp Upgrades Vuda Marina
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$150k Catamaran Ramp Upgrades Vuda Marina

Catamaran owners no longer need to worry about maintenance and repairs with the installation of the $150,000 catamar...

USA, Fiji maritime defence strengthens relationship
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USA, Fiji maritime defence strengthens relationship

The United States of America and Fiji maritime defence watch relationship is founded on a long shared history in glo...

US Coast Guard Polar Star berths at Suva Port
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US Coast Guard Polar Star berths at Suva Port

The United States of America Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star, one of the world’s most powerful non-nuclear icebreake...

Slipway Undergoes Refurbishment
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Slipway Undergoes Refurbishment

Repair works on larger vessels have been put on hold by the Fiji Ships and Heavy Industries Limited (FSHIL). This is...

Moamoa Ready to Return to Kiribati
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Moamoa Ready to Return to Kiribati

  Kiribati vessel MV Moamoa returns to Tarawa on Friday after undergoing repairs at the Industrial and Marine E...

Medical Volunteers to offer services
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Medical Volunteers to offer services

  Goundar Shipping Services Limited is sponsoring a medical team of 100 volunteers to treat the people of Lomai...

Dream Comes True For Princess Moana Captain
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Dream Comes True For Princess Moana Captain

  Princess Moana captain Solomone Namoce remembers how as a young boywould dream of becoming a sea captain. “...

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