The Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) and the Biosecurity of Fiji (BAF) have joined forces to launch an operation to eradicate the Giant Invasive Iguana commonly known as the American Iguana from Fiji.
Public Enterprises Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum says their meeting with a specialist team of the Asian Development Bank gave them an opportunity to discuss the technical assistance ADB can provide with respect to the divestment of Government shares in various State Owned Enterprises.
Three women beggars who spent years begging on the streets of Suva have been assisted by the Ministry of Women, Social Welfare and Poverty Alleviation to start up their own businesses at the Suva market.
Veteran midfielder Keni Doidoi scored a late equaliser to hand Tailevu Naitasiri its first point in the Premier Division today as the Southerners held Nadroga 1-1 in the Galaxy Premier League at Lawaqa Park.
The untimely death of Fiji U17 midfielder Muni Shalit Reddy has raised many questions and issues among sports administrators and care givers and the Fijian Government has called for a united effort to strengthen strategies and measures to avoid another si
Fiji’s Foreign Affairs has today clarified that Adi Cavora Baleimalea Bale Tuvuki who was allegedly stabbed to death by her husband last Sunday will be laid to rest in Sydney at the request of relatives.
Foreign Affairs’ deputy secretary Penijamini Lomaloma said arrangements are being made to facilitate the travel of the deceased’s mother to attend the funeral.
When asked about the welfare of her 13-month-old son who is also an Australian citizen, Lomaloma also clarified that for the immediate future, he will remain in the care of relatives and maternal grandfather who is also an Australian citizen resident in Sydney.
The NSW Department of Community Services, Lomaloma says, will determine the future welfare of the deceased's 13-month old child, who is an Australian citizen.
Better known as Cavora Bole to close friends, the deceased was allegedly stabbed to death by her husband while their 13-month-old son slept in another room of a bungalow at the Sydney Lakeside Holiday Park in North Narrabeen last Sunday.
Her husband, identified as Ratu Serutawake, 29, by Australian media has been held in custody.
According to the manly-daily website, her husband did not seek bail when he appeared in Hornsby Court on Monday. He will reappear at the Central Local Court on 18 December for mention.
Westpac sells operations in 5 PICs to BSPWestpac Banking Corporation today announced the sale of its banking operations in five Pacific Island countries to the Bank of South Pacific Ltd (BSP) for A$125 million.
'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 Fiji, Tonga telco in allianceVodafone Fiji and Tonga Communications Corporation today signed a strategic partnership alliance that will allow the Tongan company to leverage off the experience of their Fijian counterparts.
Clean-up day to curb dengue outbreakFiji's Ministry of Health has declared a clean-up day next Thursday for residents in the central division as it ups the tempo against a dengue fever outbreak currently experienced in the country.