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Rebuilding A City and Getting Back On The Wagon

HIGASHI-MATSUSHIMA, Japan – Picking up the pieces and hitting that restart button in the aftermath of a natural disaster is never easy. Where does one even begin? Add to that the loss of family, friends and every hope for the future, and you’re left with very little to go on. This could have been for the case for a little ... Read More »

AG MEETS UN SECRETARY-GENERAL FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS

FIJI’S leadership role in climate change and Fiji’s success in a number of spheres dominated talks between Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum and the UN Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Mr. Miroslav Jenca. At the meeting, the Attorney-General reviewed Fiji’s preparatory efforts in the lead-up to COP23, to be held in Bonn, Germany in November. The two men ... Read More »

FIJITIME RECOGNISED AS AUSTRALASIA’S LEADING INFLIGHT MAGAZINE.

FIJI Airways inflight magazine, FijiTime has been recognised as Australasia’s Leading Inflight Magazine for 2017 by the prestigious World Travel Awards at its regional awards gala ceremony which was held in Shanghai last night. It was nominated alongside Jetstar magazine, KiaOra Magazine (Air New Zealand), Paradise – the inflight magazine of Air Niugini, Qantas’ Spirit of Australia, Reva Tahiti Magazine ... Read More »

LOCAL ARTISTS’ WORK TO BE SHOWCASED IN ITALY.

FIJI Arts Council (FAC) Board Chairman Igelese Ete today launched a joint international art exhibition where by 140 local artists will have their artwork transported to an Italian art gallery to be exhibited. FAC in collaboration with the IMAGO MUNDI Foundation of Italy have embarked on this venture where Fijian artists showcase their artwork using a 10 x 12cm canvas ... Read More »

Direct entry certain for Oceania Confederation: FIFA World Cup 2026

A direct entry into the FIFA World Cup for the Oceania Football Confederation is expected in the 2026 edition. FIFA council that met in Zurich this week unanimously backed the idea of expanding the FIFA World Cup from a 32-team competition to a 48 one with teams spilt into 16 groups of three and top two teams from each group ... Read More »

FIRST WORLD CHAMPIONS CROWNED AT 2016 FIJI ISA WORLD SUP AND PADDLEBOARD CHAMPIONSHIP

Denmark’s Casper Steinfath earns third Gold Medal in epic race at Cloudbreak; Australia’s Harriet Brown and Matt Poole, generic New Zealand’s Penelope Armstrong, win Gold Medals in respective divisions Four World Champions were crowned on the third day of competition at the 2016 Fiji ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship, as the Finals of the SUP and Paddleboard Technical Races ... Read More »

Olympians bring golden touch to Fiji International

The Fiji International will have a golden touch this year with Osea Kolinisau and Masivesi Dakuwaqa – Gold Medalists  in the Rio 2016 Olympics, and Vodafone Fiji 7’s player Emosi Mulevoro signing on as Ambassadors for the tournament. The Vodafone Fiji 7’s made history this year winning Fiji’s first Olympic medal. Their gold medal win was celebrated around the world, ... Read More »

USP’s Pasifika Voices headhunted by Hollywood Disney Moana Movie

The University of the South Pacific’s (USP) Pasifika Voices based at the Oceania Centre for Arts, Culture and Pacific Studies (OCACPS) have secured the official contract of providing a choir for the soundtrack of the much anticipated Hollywood Disney Animation, physician  Moana. Moana is an upcoming 2016 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios, the 56th film in Disney's ... Read More »

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