After eight years of autocratic rule, Fiji finally has a Parliament which has received a backlog of reports from the Office of the Auditor General. Economist Professor Wadan Narsey studies the report and discusses its implications. There are certain principles which the owners of all organisations, private or public, expect ...
SUVA, Fiji --- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to use his visit to Fiji to meet with leaders of 13 other Pacific Island countries.
SUVA, FIJI ---- A veteran fishing industry player in Fiji says the 2015 budget will need a lot of political will to revamp the country’s ailing tuna industry.
SUVA, Fiji ----The Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF) has been invited to participate at two key Pacific regional meetings this month.
SUVA, FIJI ---- Seventy two Fiji military personnel will take part in a two-week training on ceremonial drill, psychology of leadership and media operations.
SUVA, Fiji --- Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says both Fiji and Papua New Guinea are important partners for Australia.
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.
- Fri 14 Nov - China: China to lift aid to Pacific, sees cooperation with Taiwan allies
- Fri 14 Nov - Australia: U.S and Kiribati sign historic cooperative arrangement to protect vital marine habitat in the Pacific
- Mon 10 Nov - French Polynesia: French justice minister defers Tahiti trip
- Mon 10 Nov - Cook Islands: Relief as Cook Islands budget is passed
- Mon 10 Nov - Fiji: Modi to hold mini summit in Fiji
- Tue 04 Nov - Fiji: Political will needed to revive ailing Fiji tuna industry
- Tue 04 Nov - Australia: Helping Pacific islanders eat more "greens"
- Tue 04 Nov - Fiji: PIDF invited to key regional meetings
- Tue 04 Nov - Guam: FSM leaders unveil post-Compact action plan
- Tue 04 Nov - Fiji: British reinstates military training for RFMF