SUVA, Fiji ---- Timor Leste is the latest country to express interest in Fiji’s Volunteer Scheme, which re-employs retirees for their skills and expertise.
SUVA, Fiji ---- Lieutenant Colonel Jone Kalouniwai is now the Land Force Commander for the Republic of Fiji Military Forces.
SUVA, Fiji ---- Australia's Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has welcomed Fiji's Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama's decision to step down as Fiji's military leader.
SUVA, Fiji ----- Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama's 15 years as the Republic of Fiji Military Forces Commander will come to an end today.
SUVA, Fiji --- The staff of the dazzling new Grand Pacific Hotel in Fiji marched with pride along Suva’s Victoria Parade Monday.
SUVA, Fiji ---- An Indonesian delegation arrived into the country last night to strengthen the growing relations between Indonesia and Fiji.
SUVA, Fiji ---- Fijian Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama and outgoing military commander has announced on State-owned radio FBC that the Land Forces Commander Colonel Mosese Tikoitoga will be handed the leadership of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces tomorrow.
SUVA, Fiji --- Fiji’s Ambassador-at-Large, Major General Ioane Naivalurua has completed a week’s visit to New York focused on UN peacekeeping activities.
SUVA, Fiji --- A high-level delegation from Papua New Guinea arrived into the country last night to discuss how soon Fiji wants the initial 25 million Kina ($19.25 million) pledged towards the country’s general elections.
SUVA, Fiji ----- The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat that will support work to strengthen national policy, institutional and legal frameworks to reduce the risk of disasters, mitigate their effects when they occur and ...
Forum Secretariat, OCTA and the MSG Secretariat coordinate action on regional trade and investment initiatives
SUVA, Fiji ----- The Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat, the Office of the Chief Trade Adviser (OCTA) and the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Secretariat have announced increased coordination in the implementation of regional trade and investment initiatives under the auspices of the European Union funded project.
SUVA, Fiji ----- The rules and regulations to govern the conduct of this year’s General Elections will now be released on a later date than what was initially suggested.
SUVA, Fiji ----- The appointment of the Supervisor of Elections has been put aside for the moment says Fiji's Electoral Commission chair Chen Bunn Young.
SUVA, Fiji ----- A first glance estimate at remedying the damage caused by the floods in Fiji's Central and Eastern divisions last week has been placed at over $3million (US$1.5 million).
SUVA, Fiji --- Former Fiji Police Commissioner has now been promoted to the rank of Major General, one of the highest ranks in the Fiji Military Forces.
SUVA, Fiji ---- A childless Swedish couple with links to Fiji were ecstatic Tuesday when they became parents for the first time in a historic ceremony in Suva.
SUVA, Fiji ---- In May, Pacific Leaders are expected to discuss the Pacific Plan Review report at a Special Retreat in the Cook Islands and the Forum Secretariat is encouraging civil society to provide feedback to their Leaders before they meet.
SUVA, Fiji --- The Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat’s officers from Smaller Island States (SIS) will now engage in human rights work.
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SUVA, Fiji ---- Tuna fishing nations in the Pacific say their industry is close to collapse because they can no longer compete with the growing number of foreign fleets fishing in their waters.
SUVA, Fiji ---- Fiji has stamped its mark as the leading tourism industry in the Pacific.
SUVA, Fiji --- Fiji's Electoral Commission chairman Chen Bunn Young disagrees with critics that say a one day election is impossible.
SUVA, Fiji --- A category one cyclone is expected to hit the country by Saturday, the Nadi weather office says.
SUVA, Fiji ---- A landmark assessment, spotlighting the strategic findings from the 2013 Solomon Islands and Cruise Surveys will be the key focus of the discussions between government and industry officials, when they meet in Honiara this week.
SUVA, Fiji ----- Tourism in Pacific Island Countries is expected to receive a boost with the completion and soon to be launched regional tourism strategy.
SUVA, Fiji --- The University of the South Pacific (USP) says they will not respond to any comment made by former journalism head of school Dr Ian Webber who resigned in acrimonious circumstances just a week into USP's first semester.
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