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Coca Games 2017 Opening Ceremony Parade

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Maia Ramsden’s Last Golden Run by Mela Tuilevuka

FIFTEEN-year-old Maia Ramsden was emotional after claiming the gold medal in the Open Girls 1500metres tonight. The daughter of New Zealand’s High Commissioner in Fiji, Maia said the pressure was on her to perform and defend her title since winning the event last year. The International Secondary School student also set a new record with a time of 4:43:70minutes breaking ... Read More »

BLK Hands Over Uniforms to Coke Games Champions

With less than 48 hours to go until the commencement of the 2017 Coca Cola Games, the defending girls’ division champions – Jasper Williams High School, were presented with their brand new athletics kit. Beyond Limits Known (BLK) representative Liga Gukisuva said they were “so blessed by this sponsorship opportunity”. As a successful company it was down to the girls’ ... Read More »

RESERVE BANK OF FIJI ANNOUNCES LAUNCH AND ISSUANCE OF CIRCULATION BANKNOTES AND COINS COMMEMORATING FIJI RUGBY 7S GOLD MEDAL WIN AT THE RIO 2016 OLYMPICS

The Reserve Bank of Fiji has today announced that a commemorative circulation banknote and coin commemorating Fiji Rugby 7s gold medal win at the Rio 2016 Olympics will be officially unveiled by Hon. Prime Minister and Minister for i-Taukei Affairs, Sugar Industry and Foreign Affairs, Rear Admiral (Retired) Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama at 7.00pm on 20 April 2017 at the Grand ... Read More »

Ricketts Receives Award

Art is a very powerful means of changing people’s lives. These were the sentiments of Jane Ricketts one of the medal recipients for a Special Investiture Ceremony awarded by his Excellency the President Jioji Konusi Konrote earlier this month. “I feel that art heals,” Mrs Ricketts said. Often beginning her teaching with drawing classes she described the feeling of peace ... Read More »

H.E THE PRESIDENT RECEIVES CREDENTIALS FROM NON-RESIDENT ARGENTINE AMBASSADOR

His Excellency the President Major General (Ret’d) Jioji Konusi Konrote today received the credentials from the Ambassador of the Argentine Republic, His Excellency Dr Hugo Javier Gobbi. Ambassador Gobbi presented his credentials at the State House after inspecting a 25-member guard of honour by officers of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces. Ambassador Gobbi, from Buenos Aires in Argentina, is ... Read More »

PM UPDATES UNESCO ON COP 23 PREPARATIONS

PRIME Minister Voreqe Bainimarama today received the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Assistant Director-General for Natural Sciences, Dr. Flavia Schlegel, and provided an update on Fiji’s preparatory effort for the UN Climate Change Conference (COP 23). At the meeting, the Prime Minister sought cooperation with UNESCO on raising public awareness on mitigating and adapting to climate change ... Read More »

PROFESSOR PARTHA GANGOPADHYAY TO LEAD REVIEW OF NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE

The Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations, Hon. Jone Usamate, has announced that Professor of Economics Dr. Partha Gangopadhyay will lead Government’s review of the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and the ten sectoral Wages Regulations.   The Fijian Government announced the review of the NMW on 14 February 2017. The review will cover the economic and social impacts of the ... Read More »

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