sex hikayeleri interior desing escort fethiye escort denizli porno hikaye kredi kartı borç sorgulama sitesi yayında ziraatbank borç sorgulama
FIJI NEWS
November 23, 2012 12:00:00 AM
  Follow @ Twitter

The four New Zealand companies that have been awarded with major contracts to rebuild Fiji roads are willing to hire local road workers that will be made redundant by Fiji Roads Authority.

Speaking to FijiLive, Blacktop Group’s managing director, Simon Everett said that the 1035 workers that have been made redundant will be hired on basis of skills, hardworking and genuine interest in the Fiji roads.

“We are currently looking at recruitment processes as work is bound to begin in January next year,” Everett said.

Blacktop received a four-year contract to improve roads across the Northern Division but it is on performance based so if need arises, the contract will be extended.

However, Everett said the 1035 workers can not be ensured that all of them will be employed but if they have what it takes to rebuild better roads in Fiji than they will certainly be part of Blacktop’s ‘A’ team.

Moreover, Everett added that the downfall regarding Fiji Roads was the road maintenance however he also said that the road infrastructure was good.

Everett plans to bring technical, management and quality expertise to rebuild Fijian roads.

Government has allocated FJD$422 million in the 2013 National Budget for roads and bridges, an increase of $182 million from the 2012 Budget.

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama signed three different contracts with four New Zealand based companies.

Apart from Blacktop, Hiway Group has been awarded the road contract for Central and Eastern Division whereas Fulton Hogan and Higgins Contractors have been allocated the Western Division.

Bainimarama in his budget address said that these companies will not only maintain and rebuild roads; but will also restore capacity to build roads ourselves.   

By Indrani Krishna
 

B*tch Better Have My Money


PREVIOUS STORY
Depression weakens, poses no threat
NEXT STORY
Police officer charged for drunk-driving

Post a Comment
Bookmark and Share

 


Posted Comments
No comments, but you can post the first comment!
   





Do you agree with the new boarding policy at Govt schools?
 Yes
 No


Poll Results: Current | Previous

Do you agree with the new boarding policy at Govt schools?
Yes
 67%
No
 33%



More Polls
Press Esc to close this window
BUSINESS
Strong boss of Fiji-NZ Business CouncilPacific Agencies Fiji Limited’s (PAFL) General Manager Craig Strong has been appointed President of the Fiji New Zealand Business Council.
SPORTS
Fijiana beat Spain, book second NZ meetingAsinate Savu and Lavenia Tinai rose to occasion to help the Fijiana beat Spain in their final pool match of the Canada 7s and book a second meeting with the Kiwis.
WORLD
'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.
TECHNOLOGY
$5000 boost to assist diabetes awareness programVodafone Fiji ATH Foundation has stepped in with financial boost to assist the Lions Club in their Diabetes Awareness program.
ENTERTAINMENT
The Rolling Stones’ Sticky Fingers to get deluxe reissueSticky Fingers, the 1971 classic which is one of the most revered albums in the catalogue of the legendary Rolling Stones, and which captured the band at their peak, on timeless tracks such as Brown Sugar, Wild Horses, Bitch, Sister Morphine and Dead Flowers, is to be reissued worldwide on May 22.
HEALTH/FITNESS
$5000 boost to assist diabetes awareness programVodafone Fiji ATH Foundation has stepped in with financial boost to assist the Lions Club in their Diabetes Awareness program.
NEWS SPORTS INFOTAINMENT SERVICES MOBILE EXTRA HOT TOPICS