He may have raked in the least number of votes out of the cabinet ministers sworn in this week, but Youth and Sports Minister Laisenia Tuitubou says his heart is in the right place "to serve the people of Fiji."
The trial of former Post Fiji executives Peni Mau and Dhirendra Pratap has been shifted to May next year, the Suva High Court decided today.
The trial has been rescheduled to 1 May, 2013.
High Court Judge Justice Prabaharan Kumararatnam said the postponement is to give time to the Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) lawyers to obtain certain documents requested by the defence counsel.
Defence lawyer, Barbara Malimali stated that FICAC lawyers should be able to obtain the requested documents because they are documents of the Fiji Government and can not be destroyed.
Meanwhile, Pratap’s lawyer, Mehboob Raza was away in New Zealand and is expected to arrive in the country this Friday.
Stakeholders await Fiji tourism visionThe head of the regional tourism organisation says Fiji's tourism stakeholders are anxiously awaiting to hear the newly elected Fiji Government's vision for tourism in the next four years.
Go one step higher, President tells 7s repsFiji's President Ratu Epeli Nailatikau today reminded members of the Vodafone Fiji 7s team and Telecom Fijiana team of the nation's expectations and urged the players to go a step higher.
'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.