Fiji

New Fiji Link ATR 42-600 arriving soon

Thu 24 Jul 2014 -

NADI, Fiji ----Fiji Link, the domestic and regional subsidiary of Fiji Airways, is preparing to receive its first brand new ATR 42-600 aircraft in late August.

Fijian soldiers caught in crossfire

Thu 24 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji ----Fijian troops caught in the crossfire, as rival factions traded gunshots in the Syrian conflict, have had to duck for cover.

Russian military delegation in Fiji

Thu 24 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji --- A delegation from Russia is in the country led by the head of Russian Military Colonel Sergei Yurshenko.

Russian military delegation in Fiji

Thu 24 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji 24 JULY 2014 ( FIJI LIVE) ---A delegation from Russia is in the country led by the head of Russian Military Colonel Sergei Yurshenko.

Ministers to contest for FijiFirst

Thu 24 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji --- Almost all current government ministers will contest for FijiFirst in the upcoming general Election. Minister for Public Utilities Commander Timoci Natuva confirmed the news.

Ministers to contest for FijiFirst

Thu 24 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji --- Almost all current government ministers will contest for FijiFirst in the upcoming general Election. Minister for Public Utilities Commander Timoci Natuva confirmed the news.

FULTON HOGAN PROMOTES SAFETY WITH POLICE

Thu 24 Jul 2014 -

“Safety is everything,” Fulton Hogan Hiway’s General Manager Peter Watts told police officers from the Lami Police Post in presenting them with 20 safety cones.

Stakeholders in Fiji meet to validate national trade policy framework

Thu 24 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji ----- More than 80 participants from government agencies and private sector met in Suva Wednesday for the validation workshop to finalise the Fijian National Trade Policy Framework.

Fijian foreign Affairs Minister meets PNG Special Parliamentary Committee

Thu 24 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji ----- A Special Parliamentary Committee on Public Sector Reform from Papua New Guinea is in the country to learn about Fiji's public service in a bid to improve their very own.

Fijian PM send congratulatory message to New Caledonian President

Thu 24 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji ----Fijian Prime Minister Rear Admiral (retire) Voreqe Bainimarama has sent a congratulatory message to the newly elected President of New Caledonia, Cynthia Ligeard.

Consign them to history: Fijian PM Bainimarama

Thu 24 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji ---- We need to consign them to history once and for all – bury them, ignore their false promises – and set our eyes on the future we can build together, One Nation, putting Fiji first to make Fiji Great, Fiji's Prime Minister Rear Admiral (retired) Voreqe Bainimarama ...

Old politicians promoted racial disunity: PM Bainimarama

Wed 23 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji ---The FijiFirst Party came out strong Tuesday on the issue of race politics.

Right to contest poll

Wed 23 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji --- National Federation Party candidate and former Magistrate Makereta Waqavonovono has made an application for constitutional redress in the High Court.

We will restore workers’ rights, says Singh

Tue 22 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji --- In government, we will restore workers’ fundamental rights in accordance with International Labour Organisation standards, says Fiji's former trade unionist and National Federation Party candidate nominee Attar Singh.

Digicel Fiji invests FJ$70m in a major expansion of its high speed data network

Tue 22 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji --- Digicel Fiji confirmed today an investment of FJ$70 million (US$38 million) to expand and upgrade its high speed data network – this being the most significant investment since the operator launched in 2008.

Fiji’s oldest Party launches manifesto

Tue 22 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji --- As a party born out of the struggle for dignity and justice for ordinary citizens, the National Federation Party says it is once again ready to serve the nation through social, economic and political advancement of all the people.

SPC supports International Year of Small Island Developing States

Mon 21 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji ---- The Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) welcomes the declaration of the International Year of Small Island Developing States as a global acknowledgement of their special cultures and diversity and of the challenges they face in achieving the benefits of sustainable development now and for future generations.

146 Fiji soldiers leave for Golan Heihghts today

Mon 21 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji --- A total of 146 soldiers leave Fiji today bound for duties on the Golan Heights between Israel and Syria.

EU and Fiji implement the Pacific interim Economic Partnership Agreement

Mon 21 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji--- The Government of Fiji notified the European Union last week of its decision to apply the interim Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the European Union.

Fiji bids for the Miss World Pageant.

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Mon 21 Jul 2014 -

Miss World Fiji organisers have made a bid to host the Miss World contest in 2017. Event Director Truman Bradley made the announcement at the preliminary public judging of the 10 Miss World Fiji contestants vying for the top honors.

PANG warns against Fiji’s ratification of IEPA

Mon 21 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji ---- The Pacific Network on Globalisation (PANG) has expressed concern that the government of Fiji has announced its decision to ratify the Interim Economic Partnership Agreement (IEPA).

Think before you vote: Head of Fiji's Catholic Church

Fri 18 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji --- With the looming general election, the head of the country's second largest Christian denomination, Archbishop Peter Loy Chong urged Catholics to make informed decisions for the betterment of the country when they cast their votes on 17 September.

EU trade green light

Thu 17 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji --- The European Union has welcomed Fiji's decision to approve the provisional application of the Interim Economic Partnership Agreement.

Fleet growing for ‘Mua’ – the sailing voyage to IUCN World Parks Congress 2014

Thu 17 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji --- More Pacific Island countries are climbing aboard the ‘Mua: Guided by Nature’ voyage to help convey the ‘one Pacific voice’ to the world, with the number of traditional voyaging canoes sailing from the Pacific to Sydney for the IUCN World Parks Congress 2014 rapidly growing into a ...

$94m for trade

Thu 17 Jul 2014 -

SUVA, Fiji ---- Fiji and Korea's bilateral trade volume has continuously expanded in recent years, with last year's volume totalling $US53million ($F97.4m).