SUVA, Fiji ---The European Union will provide an additional €650,000 to assist the work of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC), the body in charge of the long-term conservation and sustainable use of highly migratory fish stocks in the Pacific.
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SUVA, Fiji ---- Fiji—Western nations are moving to rebuild relations with Fiji as another regional power has claimed a bigger role in the picturesque island nation: China.
SUVA, Fiji ---- Trade between Fiji and Australia is valued at about $1billion (US$512 million), according to the Fiji-Australia Business Council.
SUVA, Fiji ----The United Nations’ High Commissioner for Refugees Regional representative, Thomas Albrecht, has presented his credentials to Fiji’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ratu Inoke Kubuabola.
SUVA, Fiji ----An ACIAR-funded PARDI participant guarantee system (*PGS) project has made excellent progress in recent months towards helping smallholder vegetable farmers compete against marketers of imported produce.
SUVA, Fiji ---- Police Commissioner Ben Groenewald confirmed that Fiji police are working with counterparts from other jurisdictions in relation to the discovery of fake Fiji passports with American visas in the US.
SUVA, Fiji ----Itaukei Affairs Shadow Minister and member of the Opposition, Ratu Naiqama Lalabalavu, said development funds for Fijians come from all taxpayers as well as foreign donors and they have equal rights for their tax dollars to be used for their wellbeing.
SUVA, Fiji ----Commander of the French Armed Forces in New Caledonia, Brigadier-General Luc de Revel met with his Fijian counterpart Brigadier-General Mosese Tikoitoga in Suva today with a view to rekindle ties.
SUVA, Fiji ---Tourism stakeholders, regional environmental organisations and university academics meet in Tonga this week, to discuss ways to increase their knowledge on the impacts of tourism on the environment.
SUVA, Fiji --- Making an impact in our source tourism markets is a major objective of our organisation and getting a tourist from as far away as the United Kingdom or China requires a certain level of planning across the region given the diverse range of products we have.
SUVA, Fiji --- A delegation of Members of Parliament from Fiji will this week be undertaking a visit to Wellington to study the way in which the New Zealand Parliament operates.
SUVA, Fiji ---Fiji's Human Rights laws will be reviewed during the twentieth session of the United Nations Human Rights Council's Universal Periodic Review (UPR) which commences tomorrow.
SUVA, Fiji ---- Opposition Leader Ro Teimumu Kepa has welcomed the lifting of the Pacific Islands Forum suspension on Fiji, calling on the Fijian Government to exercise good sense and sound judgment towards the Forum.
SUVA, Fiji ---- Fiji's Public Accounts Committee chairman Professor Biman Prasad says it has now become abundantly clear there has been widespread abuse of public funds and blatant disregard of fundamental financial procedures, highlighted by the Auditor-General through his audit reports on State finances and ministries for the past seven ...
SUVA, Fiji--- The Secretariat of the Pacific Community has signed a partnership agreement with the Pacific Island Farmers Organisation Network to address poverty alleviation through the promotion of agricultural livelihoods.
SUVA, Fiji ------Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit Fiji next month after the G20 summit and his bilateral talks with the Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott.
SUVA, Fiji ---Since the Pacific Islands Forum suspended Fiji, government has taken the initiative to form an alternative regional organisation.
SUVA, Fiji ----Fiji’s suspension from the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat has been lifted.
SUVA, Fiji ----EBOLA has become a household buzz word in the last few weeks, if one can dare to be so presumptuous, based on the amount of media attention this deadly and contagious haemorrhagic disease has attracted since its first reported case in Sierra Leone in May, 2014.
Central Pacific Shipping Commission (CPSC) – let us all continue to work together to make a tangible difference in our communiti
SUVA,Fiji ----'Freight rates are lower, the frequency of services to our countries is increasing and there is evidence that our people are happier with shipping services,’ says the Chair of the Central Pacific Shipping Commission, Thomas Heine, Marshall Islands Minister for Transportation and Communication, at the opening of the CPSC ...
SUVA, Fiji --The University of the South Pacific (USP) has announced a salary award for its Fiji-based Hourly Paid (HP) and Intermediate and Junior (I&J) staff.
SUVA, Fiji --- There is a possibility of two tropical cyclones hitting Fiji between the November to April cyclone season with one possibly reaching category three.
The University of the South Pacific’s Niue Campus held a graduation for its students on 18 October, 2014. Those present at the ceremony were His Excellency Sir Iakoba Taeia Italeli, Governor General of Tuvalu and Chancellor of USP, Lady Koling Italeli, Honourable Toke Talagi, Premier of Niue, Honourable Pokotoa Sipeli, ...
The University of the South Pacific is clearly making its mark in the development of the region across all aspects ranging from Education, Renewable Energy, Research, Pacific Cultures, Agriculture, Learning and Teaching and in Information Communication Technology. The USP’s most recent significant input was its participation at the United Nations ...
If the people of Fiji had expected a smooth, less confrontational political life after the September elections, they will be disappointed. One day after being sworn in as Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainimarama was at his vitriolic best, heaping scorn on political rivals and mounting a scathing attack on the Methodist ...
- Fri 31 Oct - Tonga: Twenty Fourth Council of Ministers of Tourism Meeting - Communique
- Fri 31 Oct - Fiji: Additional EU funds to contribute to the sustainable use of marineresources in the Pacific
- Fri 31 Oct - Fiji: Fiji attracts old friends as China’s clout grows
- Fri 31 Oct - Fiji: Business Forum focuses on trade relations between Australia and Fiji
- Fri 31 Oct - Tonga: SPTO to empower Pacific islanders to take their tourism products up another level
- Fri 31 Oct - USA: World Bank Board approves second US$5 Million operation for Tonga
- Fri 31 Oct - Papua New Guinea: Highway opposed : Papua Separatist leader
- Fri 31 Oct - Fiji: UNHCR regional representative presents credentials to Fijian foreign minister
- Fri 31 Oct - USA: FBI: Boy missing from Seattle found in Niue
- Fri 31 Oct - Papua New Guinea: PNG govt sets up emergency Ebola plan