Since 2010, operations across the Pacific have resulted in the seizure of over 1.3 tonnes of cocaine either confirmed or believed to have been bound for international lucrative markets with transit points through Fiji and other Pacific Island States.
The French Permanent Secretary for the Pacific and Permanent Representative to the SPC Christian Lechervy was today briefed about the special place of the Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF) in the region’s architecture, the role of development partners and the upcoming 21st Conference of the Parties on Climate Change (COP21) which will take place in Paris.
The Fiji Police Force has increased their patrols at the 2012 Hibiscus festival for the protection of the public.
Police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro they are hopeful this will continue over the next few days with operations being stepped up as we near the end of the festival.
Naisoro said officers will be patrolling the streets of Suva in numbers as various events are also coinciding with the Hibiscus involving students, to ensure an incident-free two-week holiday for our children.
Besides enjoying the food, laughter and fun, the public also have access to essential services like medical checks, call centres and police clearance at their relevant booths at Albert Park.
At the police booth, Naisoro said they also continue to advocate for other issues like sexual assault, traffic and drugs.
Chinese group signs multiple agreementsThe visiting Guangdong delegation from China today signed more than 20 cooperative agreements on health, tourism, timber industry, real estate, agriculture and mining with the Fijian Government.
'Green'-tinted SUVs at Seoul Motor ShowGas-guzzling SUVs, eco-friendly electric cars and the odd brave attempt to marry the selling points of both are taking centre stage at the biennial Seoul Motor Show.
Vodafone wins top international awardVodafone Fiji has been recognised with another international award, this time at the Global Telecoms Business Innovation Awards and Innovation Summit in Piccadilly, London.
Himesh ready to rock FijiBollywood actor, singer, composer and music director Himesh Reshammiya says he is touched by the Fijian way of life and is ready to entertain and rock Fijians in Suva and Nadi.
1.3+ tonnes of cocaine seized so far: NatuvaSince 2010, operations across the Pacific have resulted in the seizure of over 1.3 tonnes of cocaine either confirmed or believed to have been bound for international lucrative markets with transit points through Fiji and other Pacific Island States.