University of the South Pacific’s Head of Marine Science, Professor Ciro Rico has called on the Ministry of Fisheries and Forests to conserve the scalloped hammer-head sharks’ nursery in the Rewa River.
Fiji’s Prime Minister and current Melanesian Spearhead Group chair Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama says regional co-operation and integration does not mean that we must relinquish our national sovereignty.
Bainimarama made the remarks while closing the second Special Summit for the MSG Leaders in Nadi yesterday.
He said that phrases such as “deepening of co-operation” and “enhancing regional integration” to be more than nice sound bites for the MSG countries.
“Do not turn our backs on the situations, circumstances and concerns that are unique to our own countries,” he told participants.
Bainimarama said the MSG should not only expand its opportunities and influence within the MSG bloc but also the international community and improve the livelihood of the people at home.
SPSE targets land owning unitsThe iTaukei Land Trust Board (TLTB) and South Pacific Stock Exchange (SPSE) today signed a three-year Memorandum of Understanding to attract landowners to participate and invest in Fiji’s stock market.
Pair fined $10k, eligible to play in IDCFiji Football Association has fined Lautoka’s Kolinio Sivoki and Suva’s Sakaraia Naisua $10,000 each and suspended the two players for the remainder of this season.