News - Fiji

16

Apr '18

16 Apr 2018

Fiji

NZ looks to support Fiji further after cyclones

New Zealand is looking to provide more immediate aid and long term help to Fiji after it was struck by two cyclones and heavy rain in less than two weeks. New Zealand High Commissioner to Fiji...

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11

Apr '18

11 Apr 2018

Fiji

Devastating Cyclone Keni moves out of Fijian waters, clean up begins

Cyclone Keni has moved out of Fijian waters and lies about 275km south-southwest of the Tongan capital of Nuku’alofa, reports Pacnews. The Fiji Met Service said the cyclone still remains a...

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05

Apr '18

5 Apr 2018

Fiji

Waters recede in Fiji's west as north bears brunt of new rain

Disaster authorities in Fiji say floodwaters in the west are finally receding after the weekend's cyclone but the north has been struck by a fresh spate of flooding as heavy rain hit there...

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04

Apr '18

4 Apr 2018

Fiji

Four dead, one missing as cyclone causes floods in Fiji

Floods caused by a tropical cyclone that brought torrential weekend rains to the Pacific island nation of Fiji have killed four people, with another presumed drowned, a disaster management...

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22

Mar '18

22 Mar 2018

Fiji

Fiji farmers given trees in reforest project

A reforestation project funded by the European Union and implemented by the Pacific Community has begun distributing over 21,000 trees to Fiji's farmers. The trees are being distributed to...

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07

Feb '18

7 Feb 2018

Fiji

Centre Predicts More Rain As Tropical Disturbance Looms

The National Weather Forecasting Centre in Nadi says a heavy rain warning remains in force for Western and Northen Viti Levu, Vanua Levu, Tavueni, the Lau Group, Yasawa and the Mamanuca Group,...

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02

Feb '18

2 Feb 2018

Fiji

74 movies shot in Fiji last year

SUVA, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) -- Altogether 74 movies were shot in Fiji in 2017, up from 57 productions in 2016, according to authorities.Film Fiji Chief Executive Officer Dallas Foon said Thursday they...

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31

Jan '18

31 Jan 2018

Fiji

Fiji Helps Broker Plan to Improve New Health Issues

The Executive Board of the World Health Organisation (WHO) has agreed to launch a programme to address the health effects of climate change in Small Island Developing States (SIDS), including...

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24

Jan '18

24 Jan 2018

Fiji

Visits to Fiji reach new high

Fiji's Bureau of Statistics says more people than ever before visited Fiji last year with a 6 percent increase in visitors compared to the previous year. Nearly 850,000 visitors arrived, nearly...

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29

Oct '17

29 Oct 2017

Fiji

Rebuilt Fiji village celebrates

A Fiji village wrecked by a landslide nearly six years ago has today celebrated moving into a newly built, more resilient village. Four members of one family died when the landslide hit Tukuraki...

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23

Oct '17

23 Oct 2017

Fiji

Fiji Issues First Developing Country Green Bond, Raising $50 Million for Climate Resilience

Fiji has become the first emerging market to issue a sovereign green bond, raising 100 million Fijian dollars, or US$50 million, to support climate change mitigation and adaption. Home to over...

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11

Oct '17

11 Oct 2017

Fiji

Central Otago Fijians showcase culture to celebrate independence

Eight years ago Kalisi Tiko was only one of two Fijian families in Cromwell. The Fijian community across the Central Otago and Queenstown Lakes is slowly growing and is starting to make their...

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