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  1. Moroivalu reminds agencies of their rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Fiji Times

    ... information to people whose lives were secluded because of the remoteness of where they lived. "The Government of Fiji holds the administrative work for the people of Rotuma and we must live up to their expectations by being informative and ...

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  2. Maori All Blacks to play Fiji and BaabaasRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    Update: 8:18PM THE Maori All Blacks will play Fiji for the first time in seven years as part of a two-match series in July. They'll meet Fiji at the National Stadium in Suva on July 11, three days after the historic Test in Apia between the All Blacks and Manu Samoa.

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  3. Int'l flights to Vava'u start NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Matangi Tonga

    International direct flights from Nadi to Vava'u operated by Fiji Airways are expected to start in November, as well as direct flights from Apia to Tongatapu. The Minister of Infrastructure Hon 'Etuate Lavulavu confirmed the new services after holding talks with Fiji Airways officials in Nadi last week.

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  4. New Zealand Maori confirm plans to take on Fiji and the Barbarians later this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Stuff.co.nz

    New Zealand Maori played Japan in a two-match series in 2014. This year they will face Fiji and NZ Barbarians.

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  5. Speaker welcomes NZ delegationRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Fijilive

    Fiji's national airline, Fiji Airways today announced the appointment of Aero-Care Flight Support as its new ground handling company across its New Zealand operations. Minister for Local Government, Housing and Environment, Praveen Kumar has been given the portfolio of Infrastructure and Transport following the resignation of Minister Pio Tikoduadua yesterday.

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  6. Need to retain veterinarians, forum toldRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    Tomasi Tunabuna, the Agriculture Ministry's Director Animal Health and Production, said there was a need to retain veterinarians in Fiji.

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  7. Committee discuss security strategyRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    Update: 3:02PM Fiji's National Security Strategy Framework committees met at the Novotel Suva, Lami Bay today to discuss the way forward and the progress of the national document expected to be released in December. A number of recommendations were based on issues raised by members of the public at the recent public consultations carried out by the Defence Ministry over the past few weeks.

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  8. Rugby: Maori All Blacks to play Fiji and BaabaasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... exposure. The Maori will have two worthy opponents for their short, two-match programme in July. They will play Fiji for the first time in seven years in Suva on Saturday July 11 and return to New Zealand to take on what is likely to be a strong NZ ...

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  9. Ministry: Drop in livestock industry contribution to GDPRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    ... to the county's gross domestic product has dropped considerably, stakeholders were told this morning. While opening the Fiji Livestock Sector Forum in Nadi, Finance permanent secretary Filimone Waqabaca said the sector used to contribute almost 30 ...

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  10. Awards night to match international standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    Fiji Performing Rights Association music awards publicist Lice Movono-Rova, left, and Fiji Music Awards event organiser, Seru Serevi, third right, having discussions with event organisers at the Grand Pacific Hotel in Suva yesterday. Picture: JONACANI L FPRA's media liaison officer Lice Movono-Rova highlighted this yesterday while inspecting the Grand Pacific Hotel, the venue of this year's awards event.

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  11. Budding sensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    BUDDING music sensation Viliame Cokanauto of the renowned Kula kei Uluivuya is excited about the possibility of winning the category of the Most Popular Song at this year's Fiji Performance Rights Music Awards. "I was surprised to be honest, because I wasn't expecting anything but all I know for sure that I get to be in the same room as some of the biggest names in music in Fiji, and that's already a win," Viliame said.

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  12. The gruesome murder of Evelyn NairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    ... walking on the road with her aunt and her decomposed body was found about 17 days later. For the past three weeks, The Fiji Times ran flashback articles on the murder of Evelyn Nair and we also brought you interviews of two former police officers. ...

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  13. Claim of briberyRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    ... which included equipment and machinery such as escavators, rock breakers, graders and trucks. Lead prosecutor and Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) lawyer Rashmi Aslam asked Mr Bure if there was a need for the use of rock ...

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  14. Consular general describes officer as 'kind spirit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    Republic of Fiji Military Forces pallbearers escort the coffin of the late Lieutenant Colonel Amani Suliano to the Suva Private Hospital mortuary after his body arrived yesterday. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU This was how Fiji's consular general in Shanghai Neumi Leweni described the late Lieutenant Colonel Amani Suliano who arrived home yesterday from China.

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  15. ICRC trains Fijian soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    International Committee of Red Cross delegate to Armed and Security Forces Kirby Abott speaks to military officials during the workshop at Berkeley Crescent in Suva yesterday. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU THE International Committee of the Red Cross yesterday continued their working relations with the Republic of Fiji Military Forces with refresher training on International Humanitarian Law .

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  16. Growers concernedRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    ... of $175.1m in 2010 and the use of India-based technicians could result in issues with the cogeneration plant. However, Fiji Sugar Corporation executive chairman Abdul Khan says the cogeneration exercise will not be a repeat of the failed mill ...

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  17. Protect the native forestRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    WITH a land area of more than 1.7 million hectares, Fiji's native forests cover 914,868 hectares of this land mass accounting for 53 per cent of land area. The data was derived from a lands satellite image recorded by the forestry department in 2007 the findings also indicate Vanua Levu has a native forest cover area of 314,360 hectares while Taveuni has 31,712 hectares.

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  18. Landowners waitRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    ... are given, it does not impose a quota. Mr Bulitavu questioned the approved quantity of bauxite ore Aurum Exploration (Fiji) Ltd was allowed to extract; the total anticipated dollar value and the payments to landowners. While she noted the cost per ...

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  19. Sports NotebookRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    ... teams and registrations will close on 22 May 2015. Contact Mala Ravai on 7027471 for more information. THE 8th BulaFM Fiji Marist Volleyball Tournament 26th June - 27th June 2015. Tournament registration and entry is $500 for men's teams and $400 ...

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  20. Fiji FA sticks to 90-minuteRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Fiji Times

    THE 90-minute football during tournaments will continue despite the low turnout during the four days of the Vodafone Fiji FACT at Prince Charles Park in Nadi. The number of fans who turned up was a far cry from the number recorded during the 60-minute tournaments previously.

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