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AMEX Resources Limited's iron sand mining project will reduce the impact of flooding at the Ba River, says Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama.
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Athletes battle in Lautoka event
LAUTOKA athletics giants Natabua High and Jasper Williams High schools will face off with Central Division giants Marist Brothers High School, Adi Cakobau and Gospel in a friendly competition this morning at Natabua High School ground.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Bala: Investment, a sign of economic confidence
Update: 12:51PM AMEX Resources $200million investment in a mineral ship loading facility at Lautoka and ironsand mining in Ba is a sign of confidence in the local economy, says special administrator Praveen Bala.
New ride wins tourists over
VISITORS on board the MS Voyager of the Seas experienced a different way of sightseeing through Lautoka City by choosing to travel on a V8 Trek Tours Fiji vehicle.
Blues eight seek release
Mitieli Namuka, Jone Kaloutani, Gerrad Voi, Mohammed Tasleem and Ravinesh Dass have followed suit applying for their releases this week.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
$200M investment project underway in Lautoka
A $200 million investment project is now underway after the ground-breaking ceremony for the new Amex Resources Limited's Lautoka Port Facility.
Repair works disrupt Lautoka water supply
Update: 9:48AM RESIDENTS living in parts of Lautoka have been advised to store water as there will be disruptions to supply today.
PGI assesss fire damage
Small island developing countries including Fiji are the most vulnerable countries to natural disasters and other multiple shocks, a UN study reported.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
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Whip-round replaces smashed car
Michael Naisau said he cried when he discovered how generous the church had been to him and his wife Lomi after their car was crushed.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
3 men handed life sentences for murder
Three people who murdered a retired bank officer in his home in Yalalevu, Ba nearly five years ago have been handed life sentences by the Lautoka High Court.
147 loads of garbage collected
ABOUT 147 loads of garbage containing items such as tyres and cans have so far been collected from communities in Lautoka with free rubbish collection continuing, says special administrator Praveen Bala.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Fire probe over
Update: 11:37AM INVESTIGATIONS into the Courts Fiji Limited warehouse fire in Lautoka have been completed.
Bonus payout to secure lease for pine landowners
THE idea of lease security bonus payments came about after a struggle to get leases renewed upon their expiry, says Fiji Pine Group of Companies executive chairman Faiz Khan.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
People clean homes
A mother and her son, above, stare out at the rising tide water along the Namara Tiri area yesterday evening.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Nadi's Oceania league home games moved
A decision to move Nadi's Oceania Championships League matches away from Prince Charles Park will affect their crowd support.
20 teams for futsal tourney
THE Design Engineering-sponsored five-a-side soccer tournament will get underway at the South Seas Club futsal ground in Lautoka this evening.
Duo back to help Lautoka soccer
Ba's Abbu Zahid tries to shield the ball from Avikash Reddy of Lautoka during their clash at Churchill Park in Lautoka last weekend.
$300,000 in bonus payment for landowners
Head of landowning unit Tubuniga in Sigatoka, Josaia Driso, front right, with other landowners during the lease security bonus payment in Lautoka yesterday.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Brace for more rain
MINISTER for Rural and Maritime Development and National Disaster Management Lieutenant Colonel Inia Seruiratu says there will be more rain over the next few days and people should prepare for it.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Councils activate centres
EMERGENCY Operation Centres were set up around the Western Division yesterday in response to the cyclone forecast by the weather office.