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Lau Group named among top travel destinations for 2015

Fiji’s Lau Group has been named among the top travel destinations for 2015 by travel writers. A report in the Sydney Morning Herald says that while regulars will be familiar with the Mamanuca and Yasawa archipelagos – the island chains that lie within a few hours’ cruising of Port Denarau near Nadi, the Lau Islands are a different kettle of fish. The report ... Read More »

Pacific women entrepreneurs motivate and inspire each other

By PACNEWS Editor, Makereta Komai NADI, 27 NOVEMBER 2014 (PACNEWS) —Two years after the first regional Women In Business conference in Fiji, almost 200 women entrepreneurs are in Nadi again this week to share stories of tangible business opportunities created from the first meeting in 2012. Organised by the Pacific Islands Private Sector Organisation (PIPSO), the three day meeting provides ... Read More »

Police sound warning as one-year-old drowns

Fiji Police have issued a fresh warning for parents to take extra care of their children as the school holidays approach and to be wary of the environment they are in in case it posed a safety threat. This is after a one-year-old child drowned at Uma Village on Rabi. The child was one of three people who drowned in ... Read More »

Fiji, NZ ministers welcome seasonal worker scheme talks

New Zealand Foreign Minister Murray McCully and his Fiji counterpart, Ratu Inoke Kubuabola, have welcomed the progress made towards Fiji’s inclusion in New Zealand’s Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) scheme. This represents another significant step for New Zealand’s relationship with Fiji. At a meeting in Auckland, New Zealand, the ministers noted an agreement would be signed in Fiji on 11 December to set out the ... Read More »

High-powered visits good for Fiji

By ANA VURU Visits by two powerful foreign leaders this week are a boost to Fiji’s international standing, say two Fijian diplomats. The comments by Fijian Ambassador to the United States, Winston Thompson, and Ambassador to Indonesia Ratu Tui Cavuilati come as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi ended a 15-hour visit to Suva and the Fijian Government prepares to host ... Read More »

‘Bula from Fiji’: PM Modi goes on Instagram

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s third Instagram photo was a scenic view of the Pacific from Suva, where he landed early today. “Bula from Fiji! On the shores of the Pacific Ocean, among wonderful people,” said the accompanying message. The Fijian term Bula, pronounced “boo-lah”, literally means “life”, but it has a variety of meanings. When used as a greeting, ... Read More »

Big schedule for Indian PM Narendra Modi

By ANA VURU Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived in Suva earlier today for a day-long visit, will have a full schedule of meetings and events to attend, the first by an Indian premier to the country in 33 years, during which he will hold bilateral talks with his counterpart Voreqe Bainimarama. Mr Modi arrived here from Melbourne on board ... Read More »

Police seek help on Lautoka death, taxi driver in custody

Police are seeking information that could help with the investigation into the death of a 30-year-old man on Sunday morning. At this point investigators are trying to find out how the victim, who was last seen in Lautoka Town driving his van, ended up at the compound of a 54-year-old taxi driver’s home in Naikabula, Lautoka. After being found unconscious ... Read More »

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