News - Fiji

11

Feb '16

11 Feb 2016

Fiji

About $30M needed for full cancer unit

The Fiji Cancer Society will need close to $30 million for the next five years to have a full cancer unit in Fiji. Fiji Cancer Society’s Vice President Phillip Low says Fiji does not have...

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09

Feb '16

9 Feb 2016

Fiji

Fiji marks World Cancer Day

FIJI today joined the rest of the world to observe World Cancer Day, aimed to raise awareness of cancer and to encourage its prevention, detection and treatment. Health Minister Jone Usamate...

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26

Jan '16

26 Jan 2016

Fiji

Clean drinking water for settlements and school

EIGHT settlements and a school in Bua will soon have clean drinking water. Initiated by Rotary Pacific Water for Life Foundation, the projects funded by the New Zealand Government at a cost of...

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26

Jan '16

26 Jan 2016

Fiji

Fiji Temple Open House

The First Presidency extended an invitation to the public to tour the recently renovated Suva Fiji Temple. The open house will be held from Monday, Jan. 25, through Saturday, February 6,...

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15

Jan '16

15 Jan 2016

Fiji

Education For All

No student should be set back because of where they call home in Fiji says Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama. Mr Bainimarama made this remarks during the opening of two teacher’s quarters and...

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06

Jan '16

6 Jan 2016

Fiji

Fiji Airways introduces A330 international services

Fiji Airways will introduce its first Airbus A330-300 on Auckland, New Zealand service Jan. 6. The aircraft was delivered to Fiji at the end of December 2015. It will also be used on other...

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06

Jan '16

6 Jan 2016

Fiji

Doctor Plans Fijian Service

I feel very strongly about my links with Fiji through my parents. They have always encouraged me and my siblings to return to Fiji and contribute to the country: Dr Delaibatiki Dr Nemani Junior...

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06

Jan '16

6 Jan 2016

Fiji

Volunteers unite to assist Fiji 7s in bid for Rio Gold

A group of concerned Fijians have started an initiative called Fiji’s Road to Gold campaign to help the Vodafone Fiji Sevens Team and the Telecom Fijiana in their financial preparation for the...

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22

Dec '15

22 Dec 2015

Fiji

Potential for jobs

FIJI is a country with a strong potential for outsourcing online and customer-oriented services with an estimated 6700 plus direct and indirect job creation. This was revealed in a World Bank...

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07

Dec '15

7 Dec 2015

Fiji

Fiji first choice

FIJI and not Australia or New Zealand, was the first choice country for relocation for Pacific Islanders affected by climate change, a survey by Japan-based United Nations University said. And...

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07

Dec '15

7 Dec 2015

Fiji

Art to keep our culture

INSPIRED by a plethora of cultures and traditions across Fiji and the Pacific, fashion designer Robert Kennedy has built a solid foundation with exotic clothing line. Having established a solid...

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17

Nov '15

17 Nov 2015

Fiji

Making Remittances Work For Prosperity

Fiji’s inward remittances are rising: from $295 million in 2010 to $306 million in 2012, $339 million in 2013 to $383 million in 2014. It is estimated to reach $413m in 2015 and $426m in 2016. ...

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