High food prices and low wages are vital issues in Fiji

The high cost of living and natural disasters caused by climate change are the most important issues facing Fiji, according to a recent survey.

 

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South Africa reinforce lead by thumping Fiji 26-5 in Wellington final

The in-form South African side cemented their position at the top of the rugby sevens ladder by defeating Fiji 26-5 in the final of the Wellington leg of the 2016/17 HSBC Sevens Series.

 

Photo by World Rugby.
Photo by World Rugby.
 

SODELPA urges FSC to put farmers first

The farmers should be paramount in the affairs of Fiji Sugar Corporation as they were the backbone of the industry and had been adversely affected in recent years.

Hon. Viliame Gavoka presenting to the Standing Committee on Justice, Law & Human Rights. PHOTO: Parliament of the Republic of Fiji
Hon. Viliame Gavoka presenting to the Standing Committee on Justice, Law & Human Rights.
PHOTO: Parliament of the Republic of Fiji
 

Collective agreements must be honoured

Both parties to any collective agreement must adhere to the terms and conditions set out in the agreement that has been agreed upon collectively, according to Employment Minister Hon. Jone Usamate.

Minister for Health and Medical Services Hon. Jone Usamate. (MOH)
Minister for Health and Medical Services Hon. Jone Usamate. (MOH)
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Fiji Group Fine apart from isolated brief showers over the eastern parts and the interior of the larger islands. Elsewhere, afternoon or evening showers. Isolated thunderstorms especially in the afternoon or evening. TUESDAY: Some showers over the eastern parts and interior of the larger islands. Isolated afternoon or evening showers and thunderstorms elsewhere.
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