The increased National Minimum Wage does not repeal but coexists with the current sectoral minimum wage rates for workers in the ten (10) sectors covered under the 2015 Wages Regulations, the Ministry of Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations has reiterated.
People holding gatherings and marching processions to voice their opinion on the change of Fiji’s national flag need to abide by the Public Order Act and apply for a permit, says Police Commissioner Ben Groenewald.
Giant Fiji-born winger Taqele Naiyaravoro says he never thought he would get picked in the Wallabies squad and could not contain his emotions when he was informed about his selection by Coach Michael Cheika.
The tropical depression located south-west of Nadi this morning is weakening and people should not be threatened as it will not turn into a cyclone, says Fiji Meteorological Services director Alipate Waqaicelua.
Waqaicelua told FijiLive the tropical depression is now moving south-east of the group and people will not face anything worse than what they have experienced before.
He said rain is expected with fresh strong gusty winds and it is expected to pass later today or tomorrow.
He also said fine weather is developing right behind the tropical depression and people should expect sun and dry winds once the rain stops.
Meanwhile the strong wind warning remains in force for the land areas of Yasawa and Mamanuca group, Western Viti Levu, Kadavu, Vatulele, Beqa and nearby smaller islands.
Fiji to work with Singapore’s EDBThe Fijian Government is looking to work closely with Singapore’s well-functioning and globally-renowned Economic Development Board, which plays the same role as Investment Fiji.
Pope prays for peace in Syria, KoreaPope Francis prayed for a "political solution" in Syria and for "reconciliation" on the Korean peninsula in his first Easter Sunday message in front of a crowd in St Peter's Square.