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AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Two postgraduate students on the Pacific Media Centre's Bearing Witness climate change project are due to jet to Fiji this weekend. Journalism student Hele Ikimotu and screen production student Blessen Tom will be heading on a two-week ...
The Prime Minister of Fiji, Frank Bainimarama, said that climate change is threatening the survival of the Pacific island state in the context of the recent deadly cyclone. The last of the extreme weather phenomena in the region, occurring allegedly due to global warming, killed at least four people in the ...
He said he is continuing his push for a target of limiting the increase in global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius above that of the pre-industrial age. Mr Bainimarama said this will likely require at least net zero emissions of carbon pollution by 2050. But he told the meeting that the present offerings are ...
During a meeting with Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London, England, Commonwealth secretary general Baroness Patricia Scotland said they continued to stand behind Fiji's leadership in the fight against climate change through ...
Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama as President of COP23 has urged leaders at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London to tackle climate change head on. “So in this year in which I have the privilege of being the President of COP23, I am here to urge those leaders who ...
Looking for an opportunity to broaden your knowledge on your career pathway, Reef Explorer is giving aspiring climate change officers, marine scientist or ocean related field an opportunity to be part of their programme. Reef Explorer is offering volunteer opportunities for Fijian students, recent ...
Blessen Tom's feature drone video of Vunidogoloa. By Hele Ikimotu with visuals by Blessen Tom. Vunidogoloa was the first village in Fiji to be relocated – barely three years ago – due to sea level rise. The village was in the Cakaudrove province and had backyard views of beautiful Natewa Bay on ...
Rippling effects of climate change are no longer a joke. So says Labasa market vendor Kuldip Chand of Siberia. Mr Chand who has been selling vegetables at Labasa market for more than 30 years says a lot has changed over the years with regards to the vegetables supply. “The influencing factor has ...
The impacts of Climate Change are now slowly being understood by professional engineers and other disciplines as more and more data on what has ... In Fiji, we have seen a dramatic increase in both the frequency and intensity of weather events over the last three years, the most notable being ...
Titled “Empowering Youth: From Decisions to Actions focusing on SDG 13 and SDG 14” its main aim is to engage Fijian youths in discussions and provide support in taking relevant actions in the fight against climate change. Presenter at the forum, ex Greenpeace Campaigner Lagi Toribau said youths ...
YOUNG people the world over are powerful agents for change and yesterday a group of them were told to strive for more action and ambition in the global effort to tackle climate change. Speaking at the Action for Climate Empowerment (ACE0 Youth Forum in Bonn, Germany last night Fiji Time, Inia ...
Climate change will take every challenge we now face and multiply them,” she said. “We can do better and we must.” Jointly led by Fiji and Poland, presidents of the 2017 and 2018 climate summits respectively, the dialogue draws on Pacific storytelling tradition. Government representatives will meet ...
High-Level Climate Champion Inia Seruiratu, the minister responsible for National Disaster Management, recently attended a climate change conference in Bonn, continuing Fiji's advocacy on climate action. These meetings are crucial in reinforcing Fiji's position on climate change. A Fijian initiative, the ...
So what's the answer? Fiji's representatives think a more inclusive process would be a good start. “We are all in the same canoe, and an effective response to climate change must involve every single person on Earth,” said the island country's chief negotiator, Luke Daunivalu. In its first official update on ...
SUVA, May 11 (Xinhua) -- The Fijian government on Friday urged its youths to stand up in the fight against climate change and global warming -- not ...
Fiji's second-largest island, Vanua Levu, has fertile volcanic soil. But the islanders are losing their land. Residents of Vunidogoloa village were ...
The Fijian government on Friday urged its youths to stand up in the fight against climate change and global warming -- not only as advocates but also ...
The Paris Agreement on Climate Change adopted at the 21st Conference of Parties (COP 21) of the United Nations Framework Convention on ...
VIENNA, 16 MAY 2018 (UN NEWS CENTRE) – None of the world's challenges loom as large as climate change, the United Nations chief told a major ...
... Fiji on February 20, 2016. Ministry of Agriculture Permanent Secretary David Kolitagane said climate change threatened countries' ability to ensure ...
APTC holds fashion parade with climate change theme ... was held at the residence of the Australia High Commissioner to Fiji in Tamavua yesterday.
FIJI'S ambassador to Belgium Deo Saran has called on the European Union to ... others to pursue more ambition in the fight against climate change.
Focus on sustainable tourism development, climate change ... In Fiji's case, the tourism sector contributes at least 30 percent to the GDP and employs ...
The 30th Joint Commission for East Asia and the Pacific-Commission for South Asia Meeting and Regional Seminar on Tourism, Climate Change, ...
BERLIN, 20 JUNE 2018(AP)— German Chancellor Angela Merkel took aim Tuesday at U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the ...
Ratu Tevita said Fiji's initiative to lead the COP23 did not make sense ... because logically I believe climate change is God's business,” he said.
Climate change was one of the many topics emphasised at the University of the South Pacific's (USP) Golden Jubilee celebration at its Lautoka ...
SUVA, July 13 (Xinhua) -- The Fijian government expressed on Friday concerns about the shortage of qualified personnel in the field of geoscience ...
The Fiji National University students used their open day to highlight the need to combat climate change. Secondary students, who turned up ...
Kirisitiana Uluwai was crowned Miss Nadi Bula Festival 2018 at Prince Charles Park in Nadi last night. The 23-year-old from Taveuni and has ...
Fiji's Attorney-General and Minister responsible for Climate Change Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum said the Fijian government, businesses and citizens were ...
Swami Vivekananda College's film for this year's Kula Awards - Fijian Made Film .... Attorney-General and Minister responsible for Climate Change Aiyaz ... Minister said we are all in the same canoe when it comes to climate change.
In terms of vulnerabilities to climate change, Naomi Navoce says persons with disabilities are the most vulnerable in terms of its impacts. “Mortality ...
Climate Change was at the core of celebrations in Lautoka during Tilak High School Day on Thursday. ... “And climate change is a real problem for Fiji.
A climate change activist will represent Fiji and those from the Pacific affected by climate change at the Global Climate Action Summit to be held in San ...
Talking on the topic of climate change and its effect on the Northern Division saw the judges' decision swing the way of Miss Northern Civil Service ...
YOUTHS play a vital role in combating the issue of climate change. ... the University of South Pacific (USP) at the Laucala Campus in Suva yesterday.
HEALTH consequences of climate change are not given the importance that it needs. Pacific Community (SPC) Director-General Dr Colin Tukuitonga ...
CLIMATE change simply worsens the health consequences that are not ... University of the South Pacific (USP) Laucala Campus in Suva last week.
FIJI'S Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Dr ... this week, Ambassador Prasad said the impacts of climate change were ...
According to Ambassador Prasad, Fiji and many other small island states had found themselves on the frontlines of climate change, however not at ...
Governments are unprepared for a crucial climate change meeting in Poland later this year aimed at ensuring the full implementation of the 2015 Paris ...
BANGKOK (Reuters) - - Governments are unprepared for a crucial climate change meeting in Poland later this year aimed at ensuring the full ...
By Amy Sawitta Lefevre. BANGKOK (Reuters) - - Governments are unprepared for a crucial climate change meeting in Poland later this year aimed at ...
On the map, bird-shaped Vorovoro Island can be found flying just a little north of Vanua Levu, one of Fiji's two mainland islands. It can also be found ...
Governments 'not ready' for December climate change summit, says Fiji PM ... of yet another delay in the urgent work of combating climate change.”.
This was mentioned by the Head of the Catholic Church in Fiji, Archbishop Peter Loy Chong, after launching a climate change song for Catholic ...
FIJI'S Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama today called on world leaders to ... and be more assertive in their efforts at home to fight climate change.
NATIONAL and regional leaders were challenged to be more assertive in their efforts at home to fight climate change. While speaking at the opening ...
Youths share knowledge and experience on climate change ... More than 40 youths attended the Local Conference of Youth (LCOY) of Fiji, which ...
FIJI, like many Pacific islands, faced the threat of several challenges that made it vulnerable to climate change and natural disasters. This was ...
MORE than 200 runners are expected to take part in the Climate Change Run organised by the Nadi Jet Runners Club next week. The Jet Runners ...
Namatakula is a small village in Fiji found on a long stretch of the country's most beautiful coastline: the Coral Coast. Every year, hundreds of ...
It is no surprise that many people think these beaches have given Fiji its international rugby reputation. But today, climate change is gradually causing ...
The prime minister of Fiji says his nation is losing patience with world leaders who voice concern over climate change "and then do little or nothing" to ...
FIJI'S Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has raised concerns over the manner in which people underestimate the challenges of climate change.
Frank Bainimarama is the Prime Minister of the Republic of Fiji and the president of COP23, the 23rd annual Conference of the Parties to the 1992 ...
AN agreement of cooperation with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and the Fijian government was signed yesterday ...
LONDON/INCHEON (Reuters) – Society would have to carry out “unprecedented” changes to the way it operates to keep global temperatures from ...
After the recent terrifying report on the potentially catastrophic future of climate change, the prime minister of Fiji has called on world leaders to step it ...
NEW DELHI (Reuters) – An Indian court has ordered the trial of sexual harassment charges against one of world's leading climate change experts, ...
While officiating at the Commonwealth Climate Resilience Network Conference in Suva yesterday, Mr Usamate said these effects would include ...
Both the Duke and Duchess of Sussex waded into territory the royals had previously avoided on Wednesday - talking about women's rights and ...
TEMPO.CO, Sydney - Britain`s Prince Harry said on Wednesday, Oct. 24, climate change was a daily threat for the people of Fiji, and announced ...
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Britain's Prince Harry said on Wednesday climate change was a daily threat for the people of Fiji, and announced scholarships to ...
SUVA, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- More than 40 villages will be displaced in the next couple of years, said Duke of Sussex Prince Harry on Wednesday in his ...
Between the international airport in Nadi, Fiji, and the capital city of Suva, the coastal road on the island of Viti Levu is lined with resorts and clogged ...
The Duke of Sussex delivered a speech to the University of the South Pacific campus in Suva on Wednesday. In its 50th anniversary year, Prince ...
Britain's Prince Harry said on Wednesday that climate change was a daily threat for people of Fiji, and announced scholarships to study the problem.
SUVA, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) — More than 40 villages will be displaced in the next couple of years, said Duke of Sussex Prince Harry on Wednesday in his ...
SYDNEY (REUTERS) - Britain's Prince Harry said on Wednesday (Oct 24) climate change was a daily threat for the people of Fiji, and announced ...
SYDNEY: Britain's Prince Harry said yesterday climate change was a daily threat for the people of Fiji, and announced scholarships to study the ...
PEOPLE from all walks of life within the Rewa and Tailevu provinces gathered at Nausori parish hall to share their experiences on the impact of ...
SUVA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - On a royal tour to Fiji this week, Britain's Prince Harry drew attention to the climate change threat facing the ...
SUVA: On a royal tour to Fiji this week, Britain's Prince Harry drew attention to the climate change threat facing the island country's people on a daily ...
"The responsibilities of married life might have brought out a more serious, caring side to her own prince but with his dad, Meghan seems to have ...
It was a move straight from the beaches of Namatakula in Fiji as Noa Nadruku swept the ball from between his legs to Tomasi Cama against New ...
CLIMATE change and the impact it has on communities is everyone's ... Speaking at the 2018 Fiji Business Excellence Awards in Nadi on Saturday, ...
SUVA, Nov. 5 (Xinhua) -- Fijian Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar opened the Oceania Planetary Health Forum in Nadi, Fiji's third ...
Transam Fiji Limited is challenged by the climate change for shipment for the offloading of clinker. Local ship agent Transam Fiji Limited operations ...
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Climate change, steel and migration have emerged as sticking points in the final communique that world leaders will ...
WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Low-lying Vanuatu is considering suing fossil fuel companies and industrialized countries that use them for their role in ...
SUVA, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- The Fijian government has collected a total of 250 million Fijian dollars (about 117 million U.S. dollars) so far from the ...
Miss Nadi Bula Festival 2018, Kirisitiana Uluwai says Fijians should start looking at climate change solutions instead of focusing solely on the problem ...
The outgoing COP23 president and Fiji prime minister Frank Bainimarama has called for a renewed effort on the part of world leaders to accelerate ...
Officiating at the opening of the Climate Capacity Building Workshop in Nadi today, India's high commissioner to Fiji Vishvas Sapkal told journalists ...
Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has told COP24 that Fiji's commitment to climate action is total and absolute. “It is at the core of our national ...
In the meantime, small island nations such as Fiji have to deal with the effects of climate change caused by countries such as Poland. Mr Bainimarama ...
Mr Seruiratu also highlighted the new norm of the climate change crisis in Fiji with the extreme weather pattern such as intense rainfall, prolonged ...
SHIMONOSEKI, JAPAN (Reuters) – The road, hemmed in on one side by empty warehouses and the other by a concrete seawall, ends abruptly in a ...
URGENT action on ocean and climate change is needed to save small ... had stood firmly beside the Fijian Government as it pushed for urgent and ...
The informal activist network is made up of diverse Fijian women climate activists who are collectively aiming to address the urgency to achieve ...
NEW YORK (Reuters) – A growing percentage of Americans see climate change as an “imminent” threat driven mainly by human activity, and more ...
He said the plan was a comprehensive document emphasing a whole of economy approach that aligns with Fiji's National Climate Change Policy and ...
CLIMATE change education would be incorporated into the learning ... ECE national conference at the Fiji National University's Lautoka campus, said ...
SMALL Island Development States (SIDS) are currently threatened by submergence, coastal flooding and coastal erosion and these threats intensify ...
Tourism
Prasad confirmed that the Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources and Tourism Minister, Faiyaz Koya will be at the finishing line to award the winners with their medals. “The route has taken runners from the Suncoast, on the Ra coastline through the interior of Viti Levu and to ...
From left: Fiji Airways Fijian 7s winger Alasio Naduva is congratulated by Amenoni Nasilasila after scoring against Kenya in the Cup final on March 12, 2018. Photo: Zimbio. April 08. 12:05 2018. Print This Article Share it With Friends. by Osea Bola, SUVA 0 Comments. The best is coming and ...
"We have not seen wholesale cancellations or mass exodus of tourists so far and those that do want to leave have been assisted with Fiji Airways making their flights schedules available to all properties. "Regular visitors to Fiji know that during natural disasters, we fare quite well and are able to bounce ...
Update: 12:28PM THE Fijian Tourism Expo 2018 that was scheduled to take place from tomorrow April 10 for two days has been cancelled. Tourism Fiji in a statement last week said the decision was attributed to the safety of all delegates and partners taking into consideration the serious weather ...
The 24 residential 'bures' are under 99-year tourism leases that activated on September 10, 2014. The entire Koro Beach Resort has a spring water supply and is powered by solar energy, Mr Soro said. He said there was huge potential for water sports such as fishing and diving, adding that it was a ...
“We celebrate Indian festivals such as Diwali and Ganesh Chaturthi in Fiji, too. Now tourism is fast becoming a key point of connection for both countries. With Ileana D'Cruz as our brand ambassador, we hope to get more Indians to come and experience the diverse and refreshing culture of our island ...
A statement from the developer yesterday said the development of an integrated resort on Naisoso Island in Nadi was ramping up as interest grew in Fiji's resurgent tourism economy. It said the property company was associated with Australian expatriate and Fijian citizen Bob Lowres. According to Mr ...
In a luxury hotel in any other country, this would have been unusual, but in Fiji I wouldn't have been surprised had the Minister for Tourism himself turned up to spend some time with our baby. "Let me see what I can do," the front office manager said, upon hearing the news that we couldn't get into our ...
Our editor Tara Harrison is departing after a not-insignificant six years working with Travel Weekly. ... You may know her from hosting the Women in Travel Awards for the last two years, as well as at Travel Daze, Cruise Pursuit and roadshows with Singapore Tourism, Sri Lanka Tourism and Fiji Tourism.
WE can't please everybody, says Fiji Meteorological Service director Ravind Kumar. He made the comment in reference to criticisms from some people across the country about the way warnings were issued in relation to Severe Tropical Cyclone Keni. Some tourism industry stakeholders raised ...
INITIAL reports out of the tourism industry indicate little to no damage on properties or incidences as a result of the adverse weather brought by Severe Tropical Cyclone Keni. Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association (FHTA) president Dixon Seeto said while they were still in the process of collating data from all ...
Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association chief executive officer (CEO) Fantasha Lockington said they had sent out advisories and weather alerts to their members and continued to liaise with them amid the worsening weather. “All resorts and hotels have been prepared for such weather and I have not received ...
The growth was underpinned by reconstruction activities, tourism, and recovery in the agriculture sector - a critical source of livelihood for many Fijians affected by the cyclone. Meanwhile, the bank has also warned several potential upside risks which include the lower-than-expected import commodity ...
The bank also indicated other downside risks which include another natural disaster and a sharp slowdown in China, which could hit Fiji's main export and tourism source markets such as Australia, New Zealand, and Japan. Uncertainty ahead of the next general election, which can take place anytime ...
The report also highlighted that with most cyclone reconstruction ending soon, economic growth is expected to decelerate slightly from 3.9 per cent in 2017 to 3.6 per cent in 2018 and 3.3 per cent in 2019—with tourism, construction, and agriculture likely to be the main contributors. Reserve Bank of Fiji ...
The Board of Directors of Future Forests (Fiji) Limited has the pleasure to announce the appointment of Dawn Gibson as independent Director to the Board of Directors, effective Wednesday, April 11, 2018. The announcement was made on the SOuth pacific Stock Exchange. Dr Gibson has been ...
... had said when introducing the Bill in Parliament that to protect Fijian children from overseas-based paedophiles, the names of those paedophiles should be entered into the register. This, he said, would prevent a rise in sex tourism. Edited by George Kulamaiwasa. Feedback: fonua.talei@fijisun.com.fj.
The South Pacific Tourism Organization will lobby for sustainable tourism during the 4th South Pacific Tourism Exchange which opened yesterday. Chief Executive, Christopher Cocker, says a change of mindset towards sustainable tourism is important. Cocker says the greatest assets for the Pacific is its ...
... The Paint Spattered Quark · 2013 Fiji Constitution. Live Radio. Please login or register · Photos · Videos · Archives · Contact. Gas prices to go down, fuel prices to increase from Sunday. By Vijay Narayan. Friday 13/04/2018. Tweet. Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources ...
Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya (left) with Fijian Competition and Consumer Commission chief executive officer Joel Abraham during ... THE Fijian Competition and Consumer Commission (FCCC) will mobilise teams from the Central Division to the west and north to ensure traders ...
I have told my team, put that aside throw everything you can to help in the current situations and we will work on tourists after the disaster relief. Matthew – So essentially the team and I have been working very closely with Civil Aviation Authority of Fiji as well as National Disaster Management Office and ...
The Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism and Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Siddiq Koya yesterday announced new prices for unleaded petrol, premix, kerosene, diesel and LPG products. This was determined after the latest review of prices by the Fijian Competition and Consumer ...
Fiji has a sizeable part of its economy depending on tourism, sugar, non-sugar commodities, fisheries and forestry.” “Consequently income levels are susceptible to these commodities.” Mr Seruiratu said any changes to the prices of these commodities had an impact on the population, especially those ...
In Nadi he met Mr Seruiratu and Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya, who accompanied him to CHOGM. The National Federation Party had said in an earlier statement that it wanted Government to declare a state of emergency in parts of Fiji which were affected by floods caused by ...
The tour was over 10 days and took us to Kumamoto and some selected areas of Tokyo. It was jointly funded by JENESYS and Japan Overseas Cooperative Association (JOCA). The group of 24 comprised two candidates from Fiji and the rest were from Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands.
Vanua Clay Fiji was awarded the tourism award at the Fiji Development Bank's National Small and Medium Enterprises awards night this year. It was the first win for Mr Lawakele as a businessman who designed unique crafted necklaces for delegates who attended the COP23 meeting at Bonn, ...
• Fijians would also be updated by Minister for Tourism, Industry and Trade Faiyaz Koya on the steps that had been taken by the ministry to ensure that the price of meningococcal vaccines retailed by pharmacies was affordable. • Minister for Transport Parveen Kumar would give an update on the ...
The Fijian Competition & Consumer Commission (“FCCC”) jointly with the Ministry for Industry, Trade and Tourism recently announced the new Fuel and LPG Products Prices for the second Quarter of 2018 effective from yesterday 15 April 2018. The Fuel and LPG prices in Fiji are reviewed on a quarterly ...
“With holiday makers to Papua New Guinea making up only about a quarter of all visitors, it's clear the country is lagging behind its regional competitors, Fiji and Vanuatu, where tourists account for 75 percent of all visitors,” said John Vivian, IFC Resident Representative to Papua New Guinea. “Greater ...
Empowerment tourism company Hands on Journeys' first tour to Fiji has been deemed a great success after returning last week. Leading the inaugural tour, HOJ Founder Simla Sooboodoo, said that it just shows how it only takes one person with a vision to get a community moving in the right direction.
Newly released Asian Development Bank's 2018 Asian Development Outlook report stated that after a steep growth slowdown in Fiji in the wake of Tropical Cyclone Winston in 2016, reconstruction spending, improved agricultural output, and tourism growth spurred recovery. According to the report all ...
Behind him is Faiyaz Koya, Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism. But, the four are away overseas. Mr Bainimarama, Mr Seruiratu and Mr Koya are in London for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). Ratu Inoke is in Kuala Lumpur attending the 16th Defence Services Asia ...
Under the agreement, Singapore Airlines and SilkAir customers can access Fiji Airways' non-stop flights between Singapore and Nadi, including the airline's third weekly seasonal service that was launched on 4 April 2018. Customers can also travel on codeshare flights between Nadi and three ...
Prime Minister Bainimarama will meet the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Theresa May, and members of the Royal Family. The Prime Minister is accompanied in London by the Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Siddiq Koya and the High Level Climate Champion Inia Seruiratu.
During a meeting with Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London, England, Commonwealth secretary general Baroness Patricia Scotland said they continued to stand behind Fiji's leadership in the fight against climate change through ...
Viliame Gavoka to ask the Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources: Men-C has the potential to harm Fiji's tourism industry in the same way SARS devastated Asian tourism in the late 2002 to mid-2003. Can the minister inform the House what government is doing with the ...
Even without several of their heavyweights, Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama, Minister for Agriculture and National Disaster Management Inia Seruiratu, Minister for Defence and National Security Ratu Inoke Kubuabola and Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya. Acting PM Aiyaz ...
region, with the PGA of Australia supporting initiatives to introduce and grow the game in Fiji. Owned by the PGA of Australia and SEL, the Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways is proudly supported by the Fijian Government, Tourism Fiji and the InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa as the official
There is no need to create alarm on the recent Meningococcal Outbreak as most of the tourists in other countries know about the state of the disease in Fiji. Acting Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum says most of the tourists in Fiji come from Australia and New Zealand and the ...
Making the announcement Shangri-La's Fijian Resort & Spa's Director of Sales, Ms Shashita Nand, said the exposure for Fiji as a destination and for the resort was significant. “We are extremely fortunate that our resort has been selected as the wedding venue and we are delighted that we will be able to ...
Opposition MP Viliame Gavoka raised the question of what the Government was doing together with the Tourism industry to assure and comfort those planning to visit Fiji not to be alarmed. Sayed-Khaiyum says there is no need to create alarm in relation to the meningococcal disease. “Men C is not seen ...
Channel 7's Sunrise, in partnership with Tourism Fiji and the Shangri-La Fijian Resort & Spa, are giving one lucky Australian couple the chance to win a ... The major prize for the 'Marry in the Morning' contest will be a full wedding and reception package at the Shangri-La Fijian Resort & Spa including ...
... centre for the captive breeding of endangered species and breeds two types of Fijian iguanas, colourful native birds and turtles. A visit to a traditional Fijian village promises impromptu fun. Most Fijians still live in traditional villages in a multicultural society that hasn't been neutralised by mass tourism.
More than 20,000 people over 55 years of age have no money saved in their Fiji National Provident Fund (FNPF) accounts, statistics show. Some 300,000 people – around 73 per cent – have balances below $10,000. Low wages and frequent withdrawals have been blamed for the numbers. As the fund ...
“The tourism industry has grown a since the 1990s and today contributes to 40 per cent of the Fijian economy. This review will incorporate skills sets needed by chefs as they progress in their career. The aim is not only to have competent chefs but to be bringing about creativity in this trade,” said Master ...
The Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association president Dixon Seeto was amongst those nomineated and approved by the Board and the Council of Ministers at the annual meeting in Port Vila last year. SPTO is composed of 18 Government Members and more than 140 private sector members who were ...
Tupua Not Happy With Women Competition. post image. The 2017 Vodafone Women's Senior League continued last weekend at Fiji FA Academy Ground in Vatuwaqa for the souther... TOURISM · Fiji Tourism · World Tourism ...
Acting Prime Minister and Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum has assured Parliament that the meningococcal disease does not affect Fiji's tourism industry. Mr Sayed-Khaiyum said any outbreak of any disease in any country would, of course, create alarm particularly a country that highly depended ...
PM Bainimarama said there was a great deal of unrealised potential between the two countries in the arenas of trade and investment and pointed to the Fiji-NZ Business Council as an effective vehicle for greater economic exchange. He welcomed the growth of tourism arrivals from Kiwis to Fiji last year.
... policies have been implemented with varying results. “Papua New Guinea is on the right path. “We are diversifying or economic base, particularly in key areas of agriculture and developing future export markets in Asia and are implementing a long-term growth strategy for the tourism sector,” he said.
Brown says the CIP will now focus on increasing the yields from tourism, meaning there will be an emphasis on specialisation within the industry. Looking to the future, Brown says the Cook Islands' greatest chance of diversifying away from its dependency on tourism, lies with the seabed minerals sector.
Hopefully that can help Fiji particularly with tourism and so if we can be of help we can do that. Golden Globes. It feels good but except we had to pay for it, because its not like its free but we think its very worthwhile. It's the image that we try to protect is that this is a quality product and quality people want ...
Momi Town by the Sea – that is the new town that will be built near Nadi, at an ever-expanding tourist location. The town, which will be the hub of Momi will have a modern day shopping complex that will include restaurants, bars, close to 10 shops and a 50-apartment block building. The apartments ...
This is American billionaire, businessman and owner of FIJI Water Stewart Resnick's advice to young aspiring business people. The Resnick's are ... Fiji's lucrative bottled water export business. Mr Resnick .... Hopefully that can help Fiji particularly with tourism and so if we can be of help we can do that.
Mr Gavoka, who is the Shadow Minister for Tourism, picked out issues previously presented in Parliament such as tourism and landowners grievances. He stated that “…after 12 years of the FijiFirst regime, they have not seen a million visitors come to Fiji.” He said there was a need for good management ...
"In this part of Fiji, there's been no tourism of any note, and employment opportunities are lacking," Walker said. "I figured it was good to get that going." Now 94 percent of Kokomo's staff comes from Fiji, with 65 of the 238 staffers hailing from the two closest islands. They help the resort feel distinctly Fijian ...
“The Japanese Embassy got back to me and offered me to study tourism in Japan for three years and went in 1989 and learnt the language which was to become very valuable later on when I returned to Fiji.” He returned to Fiji in 1992 and became a Japanese co-ordinator and looked after the Japanese ...
THE JET is Fiji's first community newspaper with a worldwide reach and is operating from the tourism capital of Nadi. The monthly newspaper started publishing since October 2009 and is released on the 1st working week of every month. With the community in mind, the newspaper started with a humble ...
The total number of meningococcal cases is on the rise each year in Fiji and local authorities are especially concerned because of the disease's high death rate. But when it comes to tourists, it seems they're not as worried. Faced with questions over the potential impact of the outbreak on tourism, Fiji's ...
Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade reported on 21 March 2018, the Fiji Ministry of Health and Medical Services declared an outbreak of meningococcal disease with local authorities concerned of the disease's high death rate. However, Fiji's Acting Prime Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum ...
The local government is supporting villagers to develop leisure and tourism industries after the quake, and many quake survivors have turned their newly-built houses into inns. Liu says she also makes some money from selling eggs to tourists. Sichuan remains seismically active. Last August, a ...
Serenity, the 140 foot tri-level schooner is now moored permanently in its surrounding serene blue waters. Resort owner Paul Senkov said they have plans to make Savusavu the tourism hub of the north; the inclusion of Serenity will boost tourism activities and create more financial sustainability to those ...
Tourism Fiji are under scrutiny for an Instagram post that incorrectly translated the word Toilet in I-Taukei to Vale ni Lotu which means a place of worship. The posting on Tourism Fiji's official page had close to 2000 views before it was removed. The post however has since gone viral with screen shots of ...
Tourism Fiji has apologised for an incorrect translation of an iTaukei word which was posted within a video on their Social Media accounts that was attempting to showcase every‑day Fijian words to our international visitors. The iTaukei translation of the word Toilet was given as “Vale ni Lotu” which is ...
Its release promoted both condemnation and derision from many in Fiji. The opposition leader, Ro Teimumu Kepa, said she was outraged at Fiji Tourism's carelessness, and the incident undermined the sanctity of a sacred location for indigenous Fijians. In a statement, Tourism Fiji apologised, blaming it ...
"Outraged & disgusted that an organisation like Tourism Fiji would allow the release of a promotional video on their social media platforms without proper vetting or proof-reading," Ro Teimumu Kepa, Fiji's opposition leader, said on her Twitter. "One job @TourismFiji One job!" mocked Jacquee Speight ...
TOURISM Fiji has sent out an apology for an incorrect translation of an iTaukei word for 'toilet'. The deleted video showed had referenced the word toilet as 'vale ni lotu' which many iTaukei people took offence to because the phrase referred to a church in the iTaukei language. In a press statement ...
THERE was a social media outcry over a Tourism Fiji post that mistakenly translated the word 'toilet' in the itaukei language. The poster depicted in a promotional video for Tourism Fiji had referenced the word toilet as 'vale ni lotu' which many itaukei's took offence to because the phrase referred to a ...
Tourism Fiji has apologised for posting a promotional video encouraging visitors to talk like a local after it mistakenly translated toilet to the indigenous ... Ro Teimumu Kepa who said the Vale ni Lotu is a sacred location of belief and worship for indigenous Fijians and this incident ridicules its sanctity.
“'The Vale ni Lotu' is a sacred location of belief and worship for indigenous Fijians, however, this incident undermines and ridicules its sanctity. “The taxpayers of Fiji give Tourism Fiji $43.5 million [A$28 million] a year in grants for marketing and operating expenses and if this is a sample of what we can ...
A Tourism Fiji promotional video posted on Instagram has stirred an outcry for wrongly translating the word “toilet” in the iTaukei language. The promotional video had referenced the word toilet as “vale ni lotu” which offended many iTaukei because the translation meant church in the iTaukei language.
Fiji's tourism board has been forced to apologise for an embarrassing error on an advertisement. In a cringeworthy gaffe, officials had to remove the ad after a mistake in translation saw them call a 'church' a 'toilet'. The ad featured a Fijian dressed in a vibrant blue shirt, shell necklaces and red flower ...
“The Fiji International would be incomplete without Vijay and we look forward to welcoming him back once again in 2018,” said the Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, the Honourable Faiyaz Siddiq Koya. “Having an athlete of Vijay Singh's calibre and repute playing in ...
Tourism Fiji is expected to review its internal processes after admitting to making a mistake when they incorrectly translated the word Toilet in I-Taukei to Vale ni Lotu which means a place of worship. Criticism of the Instagram post on Tourism Fiji quickly gathered momentum yesterday after screenshots ...
After two weeks, the suspect allegedly informed the men that they had to travel back to Suva as he had to withdraw cash from the bank. The main suspect in an alleged fraud case involving the purchase of yaqona is being questioned at the Labasa Police Station. Police confirmed that the arrest was ...
Fiji will soon lose one of its tourism stalwarts and a pioneer of modern Fijian tourism, Peter Hopgood. Mr Hopgood, the Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort general manager, will call it a day on July 16, this year after eight years and taking this five star property to being one of the country's most renowned holiday ...
Oh. This has… happened. Tourism Fiji has pulled a social media advertisement after it was discovered they made a pretty big gaffe in it. You see, the ad attempted to explain everyday words in the local indigenous iTaukei language to tourists. It was all going well until they accidentally translated “Vale ni ...
He said the issues canvassed and the questions ventilated in the matter appeared to not have been explored in the courts of Fiji. He said Sun Insurance should have applied to the High Court for redress as soon as it became aware that the Act was expected and it would go against Section 27, “Freedom ...
"The taxpayers of Fiji give Tourism Fiji $F43.5 million ($28 million) a year in grants for marketing and operating expenses, and if this is a sample of what we can expect them to produce using our taxpayers' dollars, then perhaps we should review their allocation in this year's budget," said Opposition ...
Tourism Fiji has apologised after an advertisement featuring indigenous terms mixed up the words for "church" and "toilet", causing outrage in the deeply religious Pacific nation. The advertisement, intended as a primer in the iTaukei (Fijian) language for international visitors, translated "vale ni lotu" as ...
Fiji's main tourism body has launched an internal investigation into a marketing blunder that saw it post a video that incorrectly translated the word “church” for “toilet” in the local i-Taukei language. Tourism Fiji's promotional video about everyday Fijian words quickly went viral after it was published on ...
Despite the stench emanating from the building, work carried on as normal for the nearby companies including Mobil, FMF Foods and the National Fire Authority. Ministry of Environment officials were at the burnt Carpenters Administration Building and MH Warehouse site at Walu Bay, Suva, yesterday.
The Ministry for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation has urged mothers and young women to understand t... Yaqona Fraud Suspect Quizzed. post image. After two weeks, the suspect allegedly informed the men that they had to travel back to Suva as he had to withdr... NATION · Central · West ...
SUVA, Fiji: Tourism Fiji has apologised after an advertisement featuring indigenous terms mixed up the words for "church" and "toilet", causing outrage in the deeply religious Pacific nation. The advertisement, intended as a primer in the iTaukei (Fijian) language for international visitors, translated "vale ...
A translation gaffe has caused a furore in Fiji after promotional video about the island nation's native language confused the words "church" and "toilet." The video—a primer on conversational Fijian phrases—quickly went viral after Fiji's tourism board posted it on social media. Many users noted that the ...
“The taxpayers of Fiji give Tourism Fiji $F43.5 million ($28 million) a year in grants for marketing and operating expenses, and if this is a sample of what we can expect them to produce using our taxpayers' dollars, then perhaps we should review their allocation in this year's budget,” said Opposition ...
Tourism Fiji has apologized after an advertisement featuring indigenous terms mixed up the words for "church" and "toilet", causing outrage in the deeply religious Pacific nation. The advertisement, intended as a primer in the iTaukei (Fijian) language for international visitors, translated "vale ni lotu" as ...
You must keep yourselves informed, you must carry important messages to every Fijian you represent, you must speak up, you must always speak the truth and always reject the lies.” Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama made this statement when he opened the Tailevu Provincial Council meeting ...
From Left: Jo Ratulevu assisted by Merchant Finance Customer officer Shital Singh during the Retirement Expo at the Fiji National Provident Fund Downtown on April 26, ... Fiji Public Trustee Corporation Limited officer Ovini Suka,is urging people to make full use of their services available at the expo.
“The Fiji International would be incomplete without Vijay and we look forward to welcoming him back once again in 2018,” said the Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Siddiq Koya. “Having an athlete of Vijay Singh's calibre and repute playing in the tournament for ...
... by buoyant tax collections, rising bank lending and optimism revealed in the most recent retail and business expectation surveys. On the global front, Ali says the higher annual growth projection for 2018 and 2019 by the International Monetary Fund augurs well for Fiji export and tourism sectors.
The people of Fiji now expect results and it's up to us to deliver Commissioner of Police, Brigadier-General Qiliho Sitiveni Qiliho has told his officers. Brigadier-General Qiliho made the remarks during the handover of $3.5million worth of motorbikes by Asco Motors to the Fiji Police Force at the Fiji Sports ...
A 10-minute drive from Suva Central Business District residents will enjoy freedom from the hussle and bussle of the city, arrive home to their own ocean front apartment and have access to all the major attractions of city living. Residents of Uduya Point Apartments are like-minded professionals who are ...
As part of the appointment, PEPR will be responsible for managing Tourism Fiji's media relations, implementing consumer and trade communication campaigns. PEPR will work with Tourism Fiji to position the country as first choice, close-proximity, tropical holiday destination in the Australian market.
Agents were inspired by the culture, nature, creativity and adventurous spirit that the South Pacific has to offer as they gained knowledge and insights from tourism office representatives including the Cook Islands, Fiji, Norfolk Island, Vanuatu, Samoa, Tahiti, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands and the ...
Tourism Fiji has apologised after an advertisement mixed up the indigenous words for “church” and “toilet”, causing outrage in the deeply religious Pacific nation. The advert, intended as a primer in the iTaukei (Fijian) language for international visitors, translated “vale ni lotu” as toilet. It actually means ...
Tourism Fiji has apologised after an advertisement featuring indigenous terms mixed up the words for "church" and "toilet", causing outrage in the deeply religious Pacific ... The advertisement, intended as a primer in the iTaukei (Fijian) language for international visitors, translated "vale ni lotu" as toilet.
Therefore, Fiji's economy is essentially a services economy and service related sectors contribute about 72 per cent of GDP while service and transfers receipts mainly through strong tourism earnings, air transportation and personal remittances support our current account and foreign reserves.
“Over these years we have been able to promote the Coral Coast as Fiji's “number one” tourism destination. We have also been able to complete some major projects in our community. “The most satisfying project that has had the biggest impact on our community was the opening of the Maternity Ward ...
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Land and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya said that the success rate would be one of the highest in the world with countries that have such schemes. Mr Koya made the comment during the disbursement of micro and small business grants to 539 first time recipients ...
By Agence France-Presse. Tourism Fiji has apologised after an advertisement featuring indigenous terms mixed up the words for “church” and “toilet”, causing outrage in the deeply religious Pacific nation. The advertisement, intended as a primer in the iTaukei (Fijian) language for international visitors, ...
Mr Yarrow said the reefs and marine life are a key tourist attraction in Viti Levu's west and deforestation caused by fire is putting the industry at risk. He also said waterlogged lands made farming difficult, jeopardising the country's food security. "What is being lost is essentially the topsoil which is the most ...
Mr Bainimarama said that there was a great deal of unrealised potential between the two countries in the arenas of trade and investment and pointed to the Fiji-NZ Business Council as an effective vehicle for greater economic exchange. He welcomed the growth of tourism arrivals from New Zealand to ...
“In the last 10 years, the tourism forum and tourism exchange has developed to become two separate main events. This would not have been possible without the support of our airlines Air New Zealand, Fiji Airways, Virgin Airlines and our very own Samoa Airways.” This year's tourism exchange has ...
Tourism Fiji has appointed three new Australian PR agencies to its roster, consisting of Poem, Edelman and PEPR, Mumbrella can reveal. The new roster comes seven months after Tourism Fiji pitched its public relations account and appointed a new public relations manager for Australia, Sarah-Louise ...
South Seas Cruises Marine Operations Manager, Thomas Daniel Moceacagi treasures his time at sea as much as he treasures his family. The 47-year-old was working for SSC the last 14 years as skipper of Awesome Adventures Yasawa Flyer transferring 240 tourists and managing 15 crew members ...
This was revealed by Minister for Fisheries Semi Koroilavesau during the opening of Fiji's first conference on the Cultivation of Penaeid Prawns at Galoa Aquaculture Station in Serua yesterday. Mr Koroilavesau said prawns were a high-value species commonly traded for hotel and tourism sector in Fiji.
322 students from the Fiji National University's College of Business, Hospitality and Tourism studies graduated at the FMF Gymnasium in Suva today. Amongst the graduates was Elizabeth Sidal who graduated with a double major in banking and management. She says her journey was not an easy one ...
Fiji has made “significant progress” in negotiations with Australia and New Zealand over the Pacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relations (PACER Plus), says trade permanent secretary Shaheen Ali. Mr Ali said although Fiji had managed to iron out a number of goods issues, it would maintain its ...
She attended a hospitality institution as working in the tourism industry always fascinated her. She attributes her success in her taxi business to her experience in customer service. She pays close attention to her attire as she likens her taxi as her work station. “I always make sure that I am presentable ...
“The tourism sector had come together with the local communities and what they have done was set up a large conservation park and now it is the largest conservation park in Fiji,” Ms Mangubhai said. Speaking to the people of Nakorotubu, Ms Mangubhai said the Vatu-i-Ra Conservation Park together ...
... and offers excursions that give guests an insight into an authentic, traditional Fijian way of life, its school, church, craft and a choir that teaches history through song. Head barman Manasa Ragigia, a village spokesman, was instrumental in establishing tourism in the Yasawa islands in the 1980s.
Ten inaugural calls will be made in places like Fiji's volcanic Dravuni Island, the forested Cayman Brac in the Cayman Islands, and the city of Timaru in New Zealand. ... Travel Industry Exchange is the leading one-to-one event featuring a product-focused conference, networking and entertainment.
“The tourism sector had come together with the local communities and what they have done was set up a large conservation park and now it is the ...
Ms Mangubhai also highlighted that people from the 28 villages would also be or are already employed with the 11 tourism operators in the area, ...
The wide promotion of the FIJI Water brand has also had a big impact on the awareness of Fiji and been a gift to the Fijian tourism industry. Support for local communities. Although FIJI Water is a foreign-owned company, with the wine business based in the USA, the company has a good representation ...
As Fiji embarks on a journey to digitise its society, one company says it has solutions. It is putting an early emphasis on Agribusiness and Tourism. Solved (Fiji) Group Pty Limited, run by returning-local Janice Nand and her husband and business partner John Magnifico, is a locally-owned consultancy ...
I told myself, well I've been to Fiji as well and Samoa has a lot to offer too. “So I thought if I can use these skills that I have and let my network of people know how to communicate better with the outside community, especially with the tourists, I can help make a change in our tourism industry.” Taioaliiseu ...
VILLAGERS of Vunivau Village outside Labasa Town began their long-term dream of establishing a tourism Eco park following a tree planting exercise ... “As the only landowning unit situated close to Labasa Town with forest trees, we decided to venture into the park project for tourism purposes,” Mr ...
Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama left the country yesterday for Bonn, Germany, for the United Nations Climate Change Conference. Minister for Industry and Trade, Tourism and Land and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya is the acting Prime Minister. Mr Bainimarama confirmed this to the Fiji Sun ...
PREMIER LEAGUE GAMES POSTPONED. post image. The Vodafone Premier League matches scheduled this month have been postponed. This followed requests from majority of... TOURISM · Fiji Tourism · World Tourism ...
Fiji's preparation to host the 30th United Nations World Tourism Organisation Joint Commission for East Asia and the Pacific and Commission for South Asia Meeting has been boosted with a timely donation from Carpenters Fiji Limited and Vodafone. The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism received ...
The Nadi Airport Golf Club was one of Fiji's most challenging courses and boasted some of the best ocean and island views found in Fiji. It was where Fiji's ... Singh said the tourism industry needed to invest some money into the golf course as it was in a prime location. “There are so many hotels near ...
Mr Koya, who is also the Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, was at the village with a team of more than 30 officials from both ministries to distribute 185 cartons of clothing, bedding and bottled water to families affected by the recent cyclone. “Don't listen to what people ...
The The Fijian Government's preparatory efforts to host the 30th United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Joint Commission for East Asia and the Pacific (CAP) and Commission for South Asia (CSA) Meeting received a welcoming boost. This is through the Ministry of Industry, Trade and ...
The campaign was well represented by stakeholders including Fiji Airways, Tappoos, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Fiji Airports, Rentokil, Rosie Holidays, Pacific Destinations, Tour Managers, Westpac Banking Cooperation, Wormald Security, Air Terminal Services and Motibhai.
This is through the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism which received a donation of $50,000 from Carpenters Fiji Limited and $20,000 from Vodafone respectively. Minister responsible Faiyaz Koya says the ministry was truly indebted to the generous assistance and commitment shown by both ...
And, when it inevitably does (it's just too perfect!), the question for me is: What's happening beyond this packed pool filled with excited kids and the gossiping upper-middle class tourists? On Denarau​ Island, the main tourist spot in Fiji, they've crafted an entire peninsula around minimising your efforts.
I am sure Vijay can help us also but he would do it if there is a proper committee in place-Mira Singh. The Nadi Airport Golf Club was one of Fiji's most challenging courses and boasted some of the best ocean and island views found in Fiji. It was where Fiji's international golf icon and former Masters ...
Acting Prime Minister and Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya with Votua Village headman, Simione Navara in Ba distributing boxes of clothes ... Mr Koya said Fiji had experienced economic growth for the last eight consecutive years which was a good sign.
This is through the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism which received a donation of $50,000 from Carpenters Fiji Limited and $20,000 from ...
... thinking, we must choose progress over prejudice and dirty politics, and again we must renew our commitment to one another as Fijians and as men and women dedicated to the betterment of our nation,” said Mr Koya, who holds the portfolios of Industry, Trade, Tourism, Land and Mineral Resources.
Mr Rokodugu said officials from the Ministry of Health and Medical Services visited the site last Thursday and held a meeting with villagers to look into their complaints, which was raised regularly by them for the past two weeks. “The health officers from Suva came on Thursday and we showed them the ...
And Fiji will have a key part in this, as we did in Manila through a strong delegation led as an ADB Governor by Attorney-General and Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum. “Together, let us continue our journey to achieve a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific, “Mr.
Fiji Nursing Association president Alisi Vudiniabola has reminded FNA ... to host the 30th United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) J..
RKS became the first Fijian school to win the title, thrashing New Zealand's Hastings Boys High School 35-5. Mr Senikarawa is understood to have ...
With three decades of experience in the tourism industry, she is now the only female general manager of a resort on the tourism hub of Denarau. She rose through the ranks from when she began as the Food and Beverage cashier in 1987 at the Regent of Fiji, the pioneet resort on the island.
Hawaii's 4,028-square-mile Big Island accounts for less than a fifth of the state's tourism. State data show that in the first three months of 2018, 16 percent of the $4.81 billion visitors spent in Hawaii came from the Big Island, less than half of the levels seen in Oahu and Maui. Gauthier predicted tourism ...
“We are the only local cruise vessel visiting locations throughout Fiji, this enables us to show case the most remote and untouched areas of Fiji whilst bringing the much needed tourism dollar to small maritime communities around the country . “That would not normally be able to capitalise on the growing ...
Fiji Ports received more than 81 cruise liners in 2016, 17 more than recorded in 2015. With an estimation of a tourist spending $200 injects over an estimated $2 million into the Fijian economy. According to Fiji Ports Corporation Limited (FPCL) 2016 Annual Report, chairmanShaheen Ali said Fiji's ports ...
Assessments undertaken by the Fiji Government after Tropical cyclone Winston estimated that there was around 1.5 billion Fijian dollars in private sector damage and losses during this event and a total personal income loss of over 351.45 million Fijian dollars due to the loss of days of work.
... for the tourism sector where we've got dynamic currency conversion where a tourist can pay in whichever currency they wish – they can pay in Fijian ...
Less developed nations certainly have the most to gain from the income tourism brings but are often the least able to profit. Holiday spending is the biggest foreign exchange earner for Fiji but, in 2015, the Central Bank estimated as much as 60 cents of every tourist dollar “leaked out” of the South Pacific ...
... with the Paul Jaduram Investments Ltd, which is expected to spin off more jobs and bring back investment and develop tourism in the Friendly North.
Permanent Secretary for Trade and Tourism Shaheen Ali highlighted that this is the first time a Pacific Island Country will host a United Nations World Tourism Organization Meeting. Ali says East Asia and the Pacific and South Asia are important regional markets for Fiji. He adds that the Ministry has a ...
“My parents have always supported me, ever since I started with my course I promised myself that I would do them proud. “I want to work in the tourism ...
She has held previous roles as General Manager Tourism and Events with Ngati ... and International Marketing Manager for Nelson Tasman Tourism. ... and senior yoga instructor at the Suva Yoga Centre for the last five years.
“We do have some areas where we expect to see a continued support such as health and education, as well as tourism. But I would expect New ...
The Islands of Fiji—lodged in the South Pacific rim where our flight window .... On land pre-booked private tour taxis and car rentals are available.
Fiji Airports joins the Fiji International family of sponsors and stakeholders including Tourism Fiji, Natadola Bay Championship Golf Course, Fiji ...
Investment Fiji has collected $510,000 as the Foreign Investment Registration Certification (FIRC) Fees within the last five months of 2017.
He is a final year student doing a Bachelor in Tourism Management at the University of the South Pacific. “There is life after rugby and we need to be ...
... Minister Osea Naiqamu, Local Government Minister Parveen Bala, while Minister for Agriculture Inia Seruiratu and Minister for Tourism Faiyaz Koya ...
Mrs Towson comes from Australia's tourism capital, the Gold Coast and was previously director of sales and marketing for Surfers Paradise Marriott ...
... to discuss trade and investment opportunities and possible cooperation including in tourism, agriculture, fisheries and people to people relations.
Fijian Holdings Group has recorded a 6.8 per cent growth in profit after tax for the nine months ended 31 March 2018. The Group's pre-tax profit for ...
Master of the Amateurs earns Fiji International berth ... “To be in a tri-sanctioned European Tour and Asian Tour event is pretty cool and to play in that ...
Fiji's government is seeking expressions of interest from international ... It says the upgrade will provide medical tourism opportunities as well as ...
To date the Fijian Government has supported 18,900 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), of which 40 per cent are women entrepreneurs.
The Fijian delegation will be led by Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama and includes Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism and Lands Faiyaz Koya ...
Owned by SEL and the PGA of Australia, the Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways is proudly supported by the Fijian Government, Tourism Fiji ...
The win comes just weeks after the agency was appointed to Tourism Fiji's ... That same month, the agency also won the Dubai Tourism PR account.
Fiji Hydrographic Unit plays a vital role in collection of hydrographic data, ... most notably in the maritime trade sector and the cruise tourism sector.
Fiji 4 await verdict in case that tests press freedoms ... Many people consider the Fiji Times to be the last independent media voice in a .... in energy extraction, tourism and agriculture rather than striking off in bold, new directions.
Mr Sayed-Khaiyum highlighted that the period of the annual ADB meeting is one of the traditional low occupancy periods in our tourism sector.
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya said Fiji's relationship with Japan was “very important” and would aid ...
Sports activities in Fiji will greatly boost the development of tourism, food, transportation and service industries, which will in turn make more athletes ...
Fijian Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama yesterday accompanied his Japanese counterpart, Shinzo Abe, on a visit to a high school in Fukushima ...
The $23 million Nadi Nalagi Hotel and Resort has got to be one of the most modern and impressive new tourism structures in Fiji. Today it opens for ...
Fiji is known as the hub of the Pacific and we now want to take advantage of that term and fix our airports so that we have many more tourist arrivals.
After six years playing for the Nadi team Valentine has plans to have a career in the tourism industry and next semester he will be joining the Fiji ...
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya greeted by well wishers before the PALM8 summit in Iwaki, Japan.
... Central Eastern Division, 579 to the North Western Division, 701 in the North, 1917 in the South Western Division while 74 were issued for tourism.
During a workshop with local media in Suva today, the Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association said tourism is the biggest foreign exchange earner and it ...
SUVA, May 22 (Xinhua) -- A Fijian government minister warned here on ... Fiji's Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources ...
SEVEN students from the Fiji National University's Bachelor of Laws ... of Accounting and Law, College of Business Hospitality and Tourism Studies.
the Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association 53rd Annual General meeting will be held at Sofitel Fiji Resort Denarau on Friday, June 8. FHTA president and ...
Local culture and heritage will be promoted as part of our vibrant tourism industry. Intellectual property rights for protection of traditional knowledge will ...
... in the tourism sector and we have asked previous governments for an international port of entry or marina in Labasa similar to what we have in Suva ...
Regional participants with World Trade Organisation Director-General Roberto Azevêdo (second right), Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands ...
Former Fiji National University Vice Chancellor Ganesh Chand submitted in the High Court yesterday that a letter add.
FIJI and the Pacific Island Countries, as small economies have unique ... trading system, says Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya.
Seeto says the nightmares of the Tourism industry are cyclones, flooding, long periods of rain and other environmental impacts like fragile marine ...
Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources minister Faiyaz Koya said the competition would benefit the country as whole especially in terms of ...
Fiji and the Pacific Island Countries (PICs), as small island economies have unique needs, and are at most risk of being left behind by the multilateral ...
THE Fiji Interhash 2018 is expected to benefit the country in many ways, ... Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Minister Faiyaz ...
The Tourism and Trade Minister said one of Government's key strategic priorities was increasing the participation of Fiji's MSMEs in global value ...
... their juice stall at the Ba Market Ground during the Micro and Small Business Grants Disbursements event at which the Minister for Tourism, Trade, ...
The $23 million investment has got to be one of the most modern and impressive new tourism structures in Fiji. Constructed mainly by workers from ...
She was one of the 1039 Micro and Small Business Grants Disbursement recipients who received their approvals from Minister for Trade, Tourism, ...
In Anger as Fiji tourism ad swaps “church” for “toilet”, travelwirenews (4/26/2018) it was noted that “Tourism Fiji's mistake caused outrage in the deeply ...
Saras Wati receives her extended land lease contract from the Minister for Trade, Tourism, Land and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Koya, during the ...
Being married for 30 years allowed them the opportunity to travel to Fiji, Niue and New Caledonia, so for them visiting the Pacific region is nothing new ...
Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort has been recognised at the 2018 ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards in the Accommodation Deluxe category for three ...
While officiating at the disbursement, Minister for Trade and Tourism, Faiyaz Koya says that a total of 19,548 business around the country have been ...
The yaqona farmer was among the 600 recipients who received the grant from Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Faiyaz Koya at Koroivolu Park ...
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya, while distributing the grant to 600 people at Koroivolu Park in Nadi, ...
“One of the Fijian Government's key strategic priorities is to increase the participation of our (medium, small and micro enterprises) MSMEs in global ...
The Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association hopes to strengthen its policies on discrimination – in an effort to ensure workers in the tourism industry are ...
“Furthermore, the event provides the opportunity to showcase our rural landscape and complements efforts of the Fijian tourism industry to put Fiji on ...
Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association Chief Executive, Fantasha Lockington says it's important that tertiary students get practical experience in the career ...
Film Fiji chief executive officer Dallas Foon said training for students were ... “Film Fiji acknowledges its naming rights sponsors, Fiji Airways, Fiji Link and the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism, and the continued support of the ...
This was stressed by the Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association President, Dixon Seeto. He says with about 14,000 school leavers a year, most of these ...
It is a long way from her home on the beautiful Pacific Island of Fiji to the ... The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism and Lands Faiyaz Koya officially ...
... gathered community of Australian business leaders to consider investing in the Fijian market, stressing that the country was more than just a tourist ...
Savusavu Chamber of Commerce (SCC) has come up with what it believes is a world-leading environmentally sustainable 'Blue Model Town' plan.
The tourism industry provides many job opportunities for school leavers and will continue says the Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association. President, Dixon ...
The University of Fiji chancellor Ratu Epeli Nailatikau has reminded ... The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism and Lands Faiyaz Koya officially ...
... Permanent Secretary for the Permanent Secretary for Industry, Trade and Tourism Shaheen Ali says that one of the important objectives of the Fijian ...
The Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association says it needs to work with the right institutions to raise awareness about the jobs available in the market and ...
Leo's fellow Publicis-owned agency, Saatchi & Saatchi, was third on the list thanks to wins that included Arnott's and Fiji Tourism. VML took fourth spot, ...
He highlighted the re-branding was also in line with the re-naming of other organisations like Tourism Fiji, Investments Fiji and Film Fiji. He noted that ...
Rebecca said Samoa is not well advertised compared to Fiji and other ... In terms of developing tourism, they can't see the need for drastic changes.
... including guests and tourism businesses involved in the nuptial market. ... Bride – a sister company of Tour Managers – at the Sheraton Fiji Resort.
“Of course we have had numerous brand change also, we now have Tourism Fiji which used to be the Fiji Visitors Bureau which sounded very ...
Mr Smith, who is originally from Benau, Savusavu in Vanua Levu, said he was delighted to assume the role and contribute to building the tourism ...
In fact, Indian couples are spurring tourism in what used to be called ... Discover the magical feeling of floating through the beautiful Fijian nature.
FIJI'S Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama today handed over six ... agreement between the vendors and the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism.
A trade and tourism hub, the UAE is an absolute monarchy that tolerates little public criticism of its ruling system and has prosecuted Mansoor and ...
The Fiji National Provident Fund today announced the acquisition of the Marriott Denarau tourism assets, which include the 297-room Sheraton Resort ...
THE Fiji National Provident Fund (FNPF) today expanded its investment portfolio particularly in the tourism sector with the acquisition of three high ...
Shri Choubey further stated that India has become a medical tourism destination for people of Fiji and appreciated that Vishwa Hindi Sammelan is ...
... entrepreneurs and the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism. This is the way forward for Fiji. Creating and building inclusive platforms for Fijians.
The deadly combination of Ratish Lal and Som Padiyachi gave Team Ba the edge to take out the pairs at the 11th Kontiki Finance/ Fiji Gas Sunny ...
Mickey Niuyua from Fiji has found a new home in Samoa. It's his first ... I just love it here, I don't want to go back home,” he shared with Dear Tourist.
The Fiji National Provident Fund (FNPF) yesterday, announced the acquisition of the Marriott Denarau tourism assets. These include the 297- room ...
Bollywood actress and Tourism Fiji brand Ambassador for the India Market, Ileana D'Cruz is returning to Fiji and will be in the country on Sunday.
A statement from Tourism Fiji stated that following a successful travelogue that was filmed in Fiji last year in partnership with Times of India, Tourism ...
Tourism Fiji is happy to announce the arrival of well-known Bollywood actress Ileana D'Cruz who is returning to Fiji as part of a campaign to promote ...
... the past that many Fijians who had received the grant have immensely benefited from it which was distributed by the Ministry of Trade and Tourism.
FIJI needs to rationalise its tourism-related taxes to make the country an affordable holiday destination, some political parties say. The Social ...
The Indian government has committed $1.7 million to Fiji's Small and ... benefited from it which was distributed by the Ministry of Trade and Tourism.
He already has several top positions, including governor of a commission to develop a historic tourism destination in the country's north and chairman ...
“As everybody knows Little India is a destination for Indian ethnic wear shopping and we have brought it to the local market in Fiji, but in the tourism ...
We continue to attract visitors to Fiji as a tourism and sports destination. The Government has led the way in providing the funding and providing the ...
India is an important potential tourism market for Fiji, which roped in the actress for a year-long association to showcase the destination through her ...
Nadi (Fiji): Actress Ileana D'Cruz on Sunday returned to Fiji to keep her ... India is an important potential tourism market for Fiji, which roped in the ...
“It is also a matter of great pride for us at Fiji Airways to link the South Pacific to the oneworld network, in effect one of the world's final frontiers for travel ...
Fiji Airways to Become Inaugural Member of oneworld connect ... The first airline to join oneworld connect will be Fiji Airways, the flag carrier of the ... to build on the in-bound tourism that is so vital to our home nation and our region.".
RESERVE BANK OF FIJI MAY ECONOMIC REVIEW Global economic ... The rapid speed of change in the local tourism industry needs to be met with ...
The rapid speed of change in the local tourism industry needs to be met with equally fast adaptive measures that will serve the people's needs, says a ...
The $129m upgrade will have a world class facility that will bring a totally new dimension to Fiji's tourism sector. The project which started in August ...
We are optimistic that solid growth will continue in 2018 given the various campaigns and trade engagement Tourism Fiji has planned for the year.
Lavenia Saravaki is hardly making good returns from her Labasa market stall. This is because the cost of vegetables... TOURISM · Fiji Tourism · World ...
With the joining of Fiji Airways as a Oneworld Connect partner, Oneworld will ... For travellers, the new Oneworld Connect concept means they now get ...
“Industry placement is allowed by employers in Fiji increasingly but I wish to see industries to be part of placement planning as well and not to be only ...
APEX Insight: Fiji Airways will be the first partner in the Oneworld alliance's new Connect program, that is designed to further expand the reach of the ...
Fiji Airways (FJ, Nadi) has become the first carrier to sign up for the recently unveiled ... “Fiji Airways is thrilled and honoured to be the first oneworld connect ... on the in-bound tourism that is so vital to our home nation and our region.
... on the international scene and now showcases a world-class facility that will definitely bring a totally new dimension to Fiji's tourism experience.
Business and tourism stakeholders present yesterday hailed the multi-million dollar initiative as momentous and a boost to the Fijian economy.
This executive style:Baka Lounge Bar is now open. If you are looking for a place to relax and unwind then Suva Peninsula Hotel's newly renovated bar ...
“And with this complex, we now have the airport terminal Fiji needs and deserves, ready to support the growth of tourism in Fiji to a 2.2-billion-dollar ...
... Courts of Fiji by the Director of Public Prosecutions for the month of May. ... at the wheel of his car which caused the death of a Bangladeshi tourist.
With the newly renovated Nadi International Airport, the numbers from the tourism industry are expected to increase. This would mean Fiji's vision to ...
The prime minister Frank Bainimarama, who opened the new terminal, said it would support the growth of tourism in Fiji to becoming a $US1.07 billion ...
Fiji Airways' sponsors are American Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific and ... Qantas will also mentor Fiji Air through the implementation process. ... build on the in-bound tourism that is so vital to our home nation and our region.
The initial Oneworld sponsors of Fiji Airways will be all four original ... build on the in-bound tourism that is so vital to our home nation and our region.”.
India's Gaganjeet Bhullar will make his debut at the Fiji International ... “The Asian Tour has been a strong supporter of the tournament here in Fiji and ...
D'Cruz was appointed Tourism Fiji's brand ambassador for the Indian market ... D'Cruz is in Fiji to explore various activities and showcase more of the ...
“We believe the start of this codeshare will make Fiji even more popular with European travellers by offering them a more attractive route network and ...
Fiji's Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Siddiq Koya said: "We are happy to welcome one of India's greatest ...
British Airways and Fiji Airways, Fiji's National Airline, have today ... access to our home - Fiji, one of the world's most sought after tourism destinations.
Fiji's Minister for Industry, Trade, and Tourism Faiyaz Koya said her experience during her visits in the country would showcase Fiji to the rest of the ...
“Once again, we know the Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways will prove an impressive platform to promote golf and tourism in Fiji,” Koya said.
While most air traffic to Fiji for tourism was largely for the Western Division, Government was also mindful that a major proportion of the Fijian ...
Bollywood star and Tourism Fiji's brand ambassador Ileana D'Cruz ... Bollywood star Ilieana D'Cruz delighted scores of students in Fiji when she ...
This new partnership comes just days after Fiji Airways signed up to ... to our home – Fiji, one of the world's most sought-after tourism destinations.
“Following a successful Travelogue that was filmed in Fiji last year in partnership with Times of India, Tourism Fiji and Fiji Airways, the young actress ...
Fiji Airways chief executive, Andre Viljeon says this agreement will make everyone involved in the Fijian tourism to develop the UK market. “We will ...
2017 records 65,004 more tourists to the Pacific. 7 June 2018, Suva, FIJI – The Research and Statistics Division of SPTO published its Annual Review ...
The British Airways code share agreement with Fiji Airways will open up opprotunities and markets for the tourism industry. Fiji and its extremely ...
Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya says after today's disbursement, the grant would have assisted 20,102 micro entrepreneurs ...
Fiji's Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Siddiq Koya said: “We are happy to welcome one of India's greatest ...
He said Fiji continued to lead the region as a tourism destination, attracting 39 percent of arrivals. Second was French Polynesia followed by the Cook ...
Prouds Duty Free owner Motibhai Group is looking ahead to the extended dwell time opportunity for travellers at Nadi International Airport following ...
Fiji's pearl pioneer leads the way in sustainable luxury (June 8 is World Oceans Day) ... it," he rued. (The writer's trip is at the invitation of Tourism Fiji.
"Everytime we sell a pearl, we sell the story of Fiji," Hunter told IANS here at his workshop where ... (The writer's trip is at the invitation of Tourism Fiji.
The Fijian delegation was led by Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya. Mr Koya joined the ACP ministers ...
Tourism in Fiji has significantly evolved over the years to meet the visitor ... Hence, supporting key initiatives that showcase the quality of our tourism ...
Ms D'Cruz is Tourism Fiji's Brand Ambassador in India and is here for nine days to promote Fiji in the Indian market. She was in Fiji last year as part of ...
It was then that he hit on tourism and particularly in the Pacific and carried out some work in New Caledonia and Vanuatu. “I realised that there was a ...
Savusavu (Fiji), June 8 : (June 8 is World Oceans Day). From the serene environs of the country's second largest island Vanua Levu, Justin Hunter's ...
The sexy and effervescent Ileana D'Cruz is holidaying in Fiji and is giving us major holiday goals. She is the Indian ambassador for Fiji's tourism board ...
The event is sponsored by Fiji Water, The Westin, BTS, Blueridge Holdings, Tourism Fiji, Sheraton, Vuksich and Borich, Tappoo, DGRC, Coastal ...
In a week in which Caribbean tourism leaders have been meeting in New York to build on the strong growth that much of the industry is now ...
If you love surfing you will love Fiji. Come experience ... The 30-year old actress was named the Indian brand ambassador for Fiji tourism in 2017.
Being the Indian ambassador for Fiji's tourism board since 2017, the bubbly beauty has been giving many reasons to the Indian travellers for a Fiji ...
Actress Ileana D'Cruz. who is the Indian ambassador for Fiji's tourism board is seen holidaying in Fiji and visiting a school recently with Faiyaz Koya ...
30 year old actress Ileana D'Cruz is the Indian ambassador for Fiji's tourism board since 2017 and visited a school recently with Faiyaz Koya who is ...
She is Fiji's official tourism brand ambassador from India and hence frequently visits the country along with her beau Andrew Kneebone.
Ileana, who is the Indian ambassador for Fiji's tourism board, has been ... Ileana captioned this photo as, “The Fijian kava ceremony is a beautiful ...
According to Reuters, Kensington Palace has mentioned recently that Britain's Prince Harry and his new wife Meghan Markle will visit Australia, Fiji, ...
Ileana, who is the Indian ambassador for Fiji's tourism board, has been posting ... Ileana enjoys tranquil moments in nature during her Fiji getaway.
Savusavu (Fiji), June 11 (IANS) "laakhon hain yahan dilwale...". That evergreen ... (The writer's trip was at the invitation of Tourism Fiji. Radhika Bhirani ...
... getting himself photographed with the film's lead actress Ileana D'Cruz, who was here to shoot a campaign as ambassador of Tourism Fiji last week.
That evergreen Mahendra Kapoor number from the 1960s played on at a boutique island resort in Fiji, bringing smiles to a group of Indian tourists.
"It is very expensive to travel to India, but films are like a bridge. ... D'Cruz, who was here to shoot a campaign as ambassador of Tourism Fiji last week.
Nigeria can really borrow a leaf from Fiji and other countries in Africa such ... It is evident that a functional national spurs growth in tourism, which is a ...
The Research and Statistics Division of South Pacific Tourism Organisation in its Annual Review has revealed that Global tourism activities remained ...
This event is generating million of dollars for Tourism Fiji. We are here to generate sports tourism. There is close to 56 overseas teams participating ...
About 50,000 Chinese tourists visited Fiji last year. This was confirmed by the Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Fiji, Qian Bo during a ...
From left; Pieter Zwart, Leon Thomson, Sheraton and Westin Resorts, Fiji Complex general ... This event is generating million of dollars for Tourism Fiji.
A chance visit to Fiji for a few days rest on a return business trip to Japan in 1986 opened his eyes to the remarkable opportunities in the tourism ...
The leading tourist Pacific destination for 2017 is Fiji recording 842,884 arrivals, followed by French Polynesia 198,956, Cook Islands 161,362, Samoa ...
These premier beachfront resorts represent up-and-coming tourist ... Coast, the 5-star Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort has an intriguing island ambience, ...
“However, we are also seeing a steady rise in tourists coming from the ... Japan and are working closely with Tourism Fiji and Fiji Airways with this.”.
Minister for Industry Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya says this is the government's contribution to raising the living standards of all Fijians and it ...
THE Fijian Government, through the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism, is strengthening the enforcement of having standard building products ...
The funding will contribute to efforts in creating a stronger Fijian economy. This was confirmed by Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and ...
While not suffering from the financial crisis directly, visitor arrivals – a key driver of the economy – collapsed in its wake, sending the tourism industry ...
... Television has brought the Fiji brand a 27 percent visibility account through 1948 seconds (32 minutes) of direct Fiji Tourism related brand exposure ...
It is a game that creates an excellent opportunity to showcase Fiji Tourism, ... victims are now bold enough to report them, says the Fiji Police Force.
the registration of Co-operative College of Fiji under Fiji Higher Education Commission is key achievement for Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism.
Fiji Airways Flying Fijians head coach John McKee strongly believes that Olympian and Edinburgh based- Viliame.
ANZ Country Head for Fiji, Saud Minam, said: “Fiji's economy is largely driven by tourism, which also has downstream effects for our customers in ...
The Land Transport Authority has signed contracts for four new authorised motor vehicle inspection agencies on Wednesd.
The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya officiated during the event at the Fiji Sugar Corporation (FSC) ...
Fiji garment, resorts and tourism, marine and other industries each have Gibson Freight services specifically developed to make them more ...
Moody's expects Fiji's economic growth to remain robust, underpinned by the country's expanding tourism sector. Moody's also expects political ...
“The event is generating great tourism dollars for Fiji. The top professionals are playing for $100,000 prize money. “The prize money is split up into ...
Businesses such as retail, tourism, accounting firms, manufacturers and Small or Medium-sized Enterprises (SME) need prepare Business Continuity ...
Former president Ratu Epeli Nailatikau (left) greets Minister Mereseini Vuniwaqa at the 40th anniversary of UNIFIL at the Grand Pacific Hotel in Suva ...
This calmer political scene has allowed Fiji to once again inch up the list of favoured destinations to travel to — The New York Times put it on its list of ...
May the blessings of Almighty Allah be showered upon you and grace your homes with peace, warmth and love. These were the words of the Fiji ...
While handing out grants to 1235 recipients in Rakiraki on Thursday, Minister for Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya said the Indian Government was one ...
The Fijian Competition and Consumer Commission (FCCC) has been ... The Fiji Airways Fijiana XVs ended their Australian tour on a high note last ...
Business tycoon and tourism stalwart Yenktesh Permal (YP) Reddy was awarded the Deed of Award (Dhanveer) by TISI Sangam President ...
Wives of some of our Fiji Airways Fijian 7s rugby stars have candidly .... What they get back from the tour is what we always look forward to but what is ...
The meeting begins today at the Sofitel Fiji Resort and Spa in Nadi. ... “So having an insurance broker on board shows that Fiji's tourism sector has the ...
Fiji NPF plays an important role in the hospitality and tourism industry in Fiji and are well capable of advancing this industry even further for the benefit ...
Tourism in Fiji and the Pacific is a vital contributor to the GDP and employs a large number of Pacific citizens. In Fiji's case, the tourism sector ...
Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism Development are some of the topics that will be discussed during the 30th Joint Commissions ...
Fly Fiji Airways to see the home of the world's great rugby players ... to our home – Fiji, one of the world's most sought after tourism destinations.
NADI, Fiji, June 18 (Xinhua) -- The 30th Joint Commissions Meeting of the United Nation's World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) started on Monday in ...
NADI, Fiji, June 18, (Xinhua) - The 30th Joint Commissions Meeting of the United Nation's World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) started on Monday in ...
The Kiwis behind Fiji's newest and quirkiest attraction ... and a swathe of stunning coastline and you've got Fiji's newest and quirkiest tourism venture.
The partnership between Fiji Airways and British Airways is a welcome development for the tourism industry in the Pacific, which will open up new ...
the United Nations World Tourism Organisation is working on ways to ... “Last year, Fiji became the first Small Island Developing State to head ...
The United Nations World Tourism Organisation is working on ways to .... Mr Sayed-Khaiyum said it was a historic moment for Fiji and the first time that a ... He said Government wanted ordinary Fijians to be part of these changes.
Ba Town came alive as students from various schools in the Western Division took to the streets chanting 'Beat Plastic Pollution' while diplaying their ...
The workshop continues today, facilitated by the Ministry of Agriculture, Fiji Competition and Consumer Commission [FCCC] and the Westpac Bank on ...
the United Nations World Tourism Organisation is working on ways to .... news yesterday that the University of Fiji will hold a special council meeting ...
Most of Tuesday's episode was a great big ad for Fiji tourism with the contestants going off on group dates. These guys swam with sharks, in case you ...
ADVANCING sustainability through tourism is one of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation's priorities, says UNWTO secretary general Zurab ...
NADI, (IFC) – Fiji's tourist hotels could make significant savings in energy and operating costs, if they opted to go green, according to a senior official ...
A 43-year-old woman was found guilty by three assessors in the Suva High ... The United Nations World Tourism Organisation is working on ways to ...
The HMCS Vancouver conducted exercises with the Republic of Fiji Navy last ... The United Nations World Tourism Organisation is working on ways to ...
MORE products from Papua New Guinea are entering the Fiji market ... of investment from PNG were registered in the tourism sector with a total value ...
DELEGATES from the United Nations World Tourism Organisation were ... He said Fiji planned to play host to more of UNWTO meetings, seminars ...
by Xinhua Writer Zhang Yongxing. NADI, Fiji, June 20 (Xinhua) -- Fiji warmly welcomes Chinese tourists to have different experiences in the South ...
The remarks were made as part of a regional seminar on how tourism ... the Government of Fiji committed to the development of sustainable tourism ...
The United Nations World Tourism Organisation is working on ways to measure .... As it stands, he said about 17 per cent of land in Fiji had lost its value ... While Fiji has approximately 13 per cent of arable land, the Ministry of ...
The World Tourism Organization is calling on the tourism industry to take more ... development of a statistical framework to measure sustainable tourism. ... as Fiji continues to lead the efforts on climate resilience and sustainability not ...
The relative of a 25-year-old male rape victim told the High Court in Suva ... The United Nations World Tourism Organisation is working on ways to ...
He thanked the sponsors BTS, DGRC, Golf Fiji, Blueridge Holdings Limited, The Westin, Nadina Restaurant, FIJI WATER, Tappoo and Tourism Fiji.
... under the Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism and partnership with the Fiji Arts Council.
THE focus on sustainable development in the tourism sector by the United Nations World Tourism Organisation has been welcomed by the Fiji Hotel ...
Tourism CS Balala cancels KSh 20 million of Kenya's rugby team sponsorship ... Reliable sources confided to TUKO.co.ke that Tourism Cabinet Secretary ... in two subsequent matches in which they beat Fiji 22-19 and Samoa 24-10.
Climate-friendly initiatives and actions essential for tourism: UNWTO ... the government of Fiji committed to the development of sustainable tourism as ...
More have been unearthed in the Water Authority of Fiji alleged scam. ... The United Nations World Tourism Organisation is working on ways to ...
Kenya's Billy Odhiambo shakes off the Fiji defense on day one of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series in Paris on 9th June, 2018. Photo credit: Mike ...
The Fijian business community has a very important role to play in "transforming Fiji" towards a unified, prosperous, inclusive and progressive modern ...
... is critical for the continued growth and sustainability of the Fijian economy. The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, ...
... held as part of the meeting in the Fijian city of Nadi. The seminar featured deep dialogue on how tourism policies, partnerships and investments can ...
FUKUSHIMA, Japan (Reuters) – On a cold day in February, Takuto Okamoto guided his first tour group to a sight few outsiders had witnessed in ...
Samoa has a lot to offer the tourism industry. So says Travis ... “In terms of resorts, I definitely see a difference between Samoa and Fiji. In Fiji they had ...
“I don't think Samoa is really promoted and developed in terms of tourism. Like Fiji for example, it is all set up for tourists, while in Samoa there is not a ...
Mr Viljoen has 33 years of professional experience in the airline and tourism industry. Acting dean at USP's Faculty of Business and Economics ...
... remained that she was unable to pursue employment within the tourism and hospitality industry, where some 'cloud' remained over her suitability, ...
COLO-I-SUVA Village in Naitasiri was a hive of activity today as they hosted more than 100 tourists from the cruise liner, P&O Pacific Aria.
Fiji and the Pacific Region, for the first time hosted the United National World Tourism Organisation's (UNWTO) 30th Joint Meeting of the Commission ...
SINCE 2015 the National Women's Expo has awarded 43 Fijian crafted ... This was highlighted by Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and ...
Li Zhi, charge d'affaires of the Chinese Embassy in Fiji, said both China and Fiji have rich culture and tourism resources. The event will provide a very ...
South Pacific Tourism Organization chief executive – Chris Cocker says ... Cocker says Fiji must start sharing development ideas for this growth.
Tourism Minister, Faiyaz Koya says this will ensure that Fiji and the region are able to capitalise on the technical expertise, resources and programmes ...
Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya accredited 50 artisans with their Fijian Crafted licences yesterday. The licences were distributed ...
... for the first time hosted the United National World Tourism Organisation's . ... Energy Fiji Limited will carry out a planned maintenance exercise on its ...
Accused Rozleen Razia Khan (left) outside court in Suva. ... she did not possess any travel documents and she had no intentions of travelling to Nadi ...
A pioneer in experience and observation and eco-luxury travel, Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort, Fiji scooped the Best Overseas Family Resort at the ...
Eight SMEs from the tourism, horticulture and export processing sectors participated in the pilot phase. MDF worked in close consultation with the Fiji ...
FIJI's hosting duties of the United National World Tourism Organisation's 30th Joint Meeting of the Commission of East Asia and Pacific (CAP) and ...
China contributing significantly to world tourism: UNWTO official ... and the UNWTO Commission for South Asia held in Nadi, Fiji's third largest city, Zhu ... "Thanks to the contribution made by the Chinese market, the world tourism has ...
by Zhang Yongxing. SUVA, June 24 (Xinhua) -- As the world's second largest economy with a population of more than 1.3 billion, China has made ...
Minister for Trade, Industry and Tourism Faiyaz Koya noted this yesterday while presenting fifty women entrepreneurs with Fijian Crafted licenses.
Fiji and the Pacific region, for the first time hosted the United Nations World Tourism Organisation's (UNWTO) 30th Joint Meeting of the Commission of ...
The Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya make these remarks when he spoke to worshippers during ...
MINISTER for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya this morning welcomed members of the New Zealand-Fiji Business Council mission including ...
SUVA, June 24 — As the world's second largest economy with a population of more than 1.3 billion, China has made significant contributions to the ...
Speaking at the New Zealand-Fiji Business council mission in the Fijian capital of Suva on Monday, Fiji's Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, ...
No hurry, No worry: Here's why Fiji is perfect for a chill vacation ... For the more adventurous travellers, the archipelagic state has experiences galore ...
For travellers coming in from India, it's a long, arduous journey -- nothing less than a day. But the bonhomie of live Fijian music while you wait for your ...
Faiyaz Koya says, Zealand and Fiji are natural trading partners. The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, made the ...
Faiyaz Siddiq Koya, Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Land and Mineral Resources said, the recipients have satisfactorily met the requirements for ...
Some locally-owned budget tourism operators in Fiji are calling for tax relief to stave off closure as the number of backpackers visiting the country ...
A bench warrant was issued yesterday in the Suva Magistrates Court for the arrest of the accused, Apete ... The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism,.
Tourism Fiji has appointed Zhao Qin as Fiji's Trade Partnership Manager for Greater China, based in Shanghai. This appointment will further ...
Six Fulton Hogan Hiways (FHH) employees are now equipped with the skills and knowledge required to safely use and mainta.
TOURISM Fiji has appointed a Chinese national who has worked with travel destinations in the Unites States as its trade partnership manager for ...
SUVA, June 26 (Xinhua) -- The Fijian government has embarked on an ... tourism, other pillars of growth were needed to boost the Fijian economy.
The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, made the remarks while officiating at the New Zealand – Fiji Business ...
... trading partners. The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism,. .... “Today, we are celebrating that initiative by our Fijian Government,” Mr Vocea said.
THE 31st Joint Annual Fiji-New Zealand Business Council and New ... Tourism, Border Security, Climate Resilience, Medical Tourism and Cyber ...
The steady increase in cruise ship calls into Fiji ports this year is due to the support of tourism stakeholders and Government departments, says Kenua ...
Four officers from the Republic of Fiji Navy face a penalty of two years imprisonment upon conviction of charges of neglecting to perform a duty ...
Tax reforms, border security, medical tourism, cybercrime and climate resilience will be the main points of discussion at the Fiji-New Zealand business ...
The Fijian Government's goal to have self sufficiency in fruits and vegetables and minimise the importation of these food items is possible. Minister for ...
Continuing the agency's expertise in the tourism and retail space, Kreate has ... Kreate has also renewed its contract with Hilton's two Fijian properties, ...
SUVA, June 27 (Xinhua) -- Fijian Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama ... Western Division's developments were mainly championed through tourism ...
These “48 hours in Fijitourists tend to stay in the same Coral Coast hotels due to their location, a short drive from Nadi International Airport.
... health of the national economy, especially through tourism and sugar. ... Bainimarama says Fijian Muslims, like every other citizen ‑ are an integral ...
The 31st Joint Annual Fiji-New Zealand Business Council (FNZBC) and New Zealand-Fiji Business Council Conference supported by Neptune Pacific ...
A top executive in Fiji believes there is a need to hedge Fiji's vital tourism sector from unforeseen events like natural disasters. Ram Bajekal, managing ...
Mr Kumar said businesspeople could not travel to and from Labasa to Viti Levu and vice versa in one day and carry out business dealings efficiently.
While delivering the 2018-2019 National Budget, Economy Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum said this would continue to add fuel to the Fijian tourism ...
“Fiji Airways has an important role in driving growth for Fiji's tourism industry and it also has the ability to increase sixth freedom traffic. “It already ...
The Tourism marketing grant has been allocated $29.78m dollars to continue global branding initiatives in target markets to ensure that Fiji remains a ...
Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association President Dixon Seeto says they had proposed that the Environment and Climate Adaption Levy net be widened to ...
SUVA, June 30 (Xinhua) -- About 99.3 million Fijian dollars (about 47.1 million U.S. dollars) has been allocated to Fiji's tourism sector in the ...
ν 20 scholarships will be awarded to civil servants for post graduate study locally in the areas of teacher training, tourism, agriculture, fisheries and ...
NAVOSA steed SODELPA defied all odds to win the Fiji Times Local Horse 1400m race at the Sabeto ... Tourism Fiji Wild Card 250m race- Tovolea
Savusavu Tourism Association chairperson and Savusavu Chamber of Commerce chief executive officer Karl Smith said the 2018-2019 national ...
Fiji is well known as a tourism destination. But more people are coming to the country to enjoy the best of both worlds- the sun, sea and sand and as a ...
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Koya is having talks with the relevant stakeholders ... It will be good for Fiji.
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Koya is having talks with the relevant stakeholders to form a National ...
In a bid to continue global branding initiatives twenty nine point seven eight million dollars has been allocated for Tourism Fiji for marketing.
The tourism industry is no doubt the biggest contributor to Fiji's Gross Domestic Product (GDP). For the future, it is inevitable that no other industry or ...
The Pacific attends UNWTO Regional Seminar on Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism Development. 3 July 2018, Suva, FIJI ...
BEIJING (Reuters) – China's embassy in Washington has issued a security advisory to Chinese nationals traveling to the United States, the latest such ...
Fiji's unparalleled hospitality and warmth offers Japanese tourists a unique, culturally immersive experience – much more than just another beach ...
The Fijian government is dedicated to finding new and innovative ways to grow Fiji's tourism industry in a sustained manner, the PM said.
ONE of Fiji's most remote aerodromes in the Lau group will receive an ... This aims to minimise the cost of Fijians to travel more freely and visit their ...
Fiji's unparalleled hospitality and warmth offers Japanese tourists a unique, culturally immersive experience – much more than just another beach ...
"The Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways is continually growing the Fiji brand and showcasing the beauty and viability of Fiji from both a tourism ...
He said today the largest portion of our wealth or revenue comes from tourism and 90 per cent of the tourists who come to Fiji fly here. He said it was ...
Tourism Fiji is pleased to announce the dates for next year's Fijian Tourism Expo (FTE) 2019. The annual expo will be held from May 22 to 24, 2019 at ...
... gender equality, infrastructure management and development and tourism was opened today by Fiji's Minister for Waterways Dr Mahendra Reddy.
Tourism is Fiji's largest industry, and is expected soon to surpass USD2 billion in spend per annum. Fiji Airways dominates its home market, ...
Tourism Fiji is pleased to announce the dates for next year's Fijian Tourism Expo (F.. .... “The Fijian Government has done a lot for us in terms of providing a roof ... the social cost grant, making it affordable for an ordinary Fijian family.
“To equal opportunity and to equal access to services for ordinary Fijians, ... years of economic growth and brought unemployment in Fiji to a 20-year low. ... The Prime Minister's four-day tour of the Northern Division ended yesterday.
... Fiji Trades Union Congress and general secretary of the National Union of Hospital, Catering and Tourism Industries Employees as required by law.
... Fiji Airports, Embassy of the United States of America and Outrigger Hotels & resorts. “Our tourism partners continued support and commitment ...
“This way Fijians don't have to rely on second and third hand information which sometimes leads to untruths and exaggeration,” Mr Bainimarama said.
SUVA, July 6 (Xinhua) -- The Fijian government on Friday pledged to raise its tourism standards to increase visitor arrivals and foreign exchange ...
Participants at a workshop in Suva have been told there's a strong need to empower women and youths in the agriculture sector and link them with ...
Tourism Fiji chief executive officer Matthew Stoeckel while congratulating the Rosie Travel Group, stated that the new warehouse demonstrated ...
Daniel Urai is general secretary for the National Union of Catering, Hospitality and Tourism Industries Employees (NUCHTIE) and president of Fiji ...
At the same time lifting the Fijian people out of poverty and improving the social and economic wellbeing of every Fijian as tourism dollars circulate ...
It is Fiji's largest travel company and operates a diverse portfolio of tourism investments, including transportation, inbound tourism, retail travel, ...
... and Palm Corned Beef, Trukai Rice and Lae biscuits into Fiji, ended with Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya announcing in March ...
It was celebrated for the first time in Fiji and was organised Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism organised at Ratu Sukuna Park in Suva yesterday.
... Tourism Permanent Secretary Shaheen Ali during the World International Co-operatives Day celebrations at Ratu Sukuna Park in Suva yesterday.
BANGKOK/PHUKET, Thailand (Reuters) – Rescuers in Thailand prepared to lift a sunken tourist boat on Sunday and said 15 people are still missing ...
John Ross is a Nadi-based marketing and advertising specialist with a long background in tourism. For feedback on this article, please email him: ...
Tourism Minister Faiyaz Koya says the Fiji Japan Trade and Investment Symposium is critical for the two countries relationship. Koya says the seminar ...
These comments were made by the Minister for Trade, Investment and Tourism, Faiyaz Koya during the Fiji-Japan Trade Symposium at the Sofitel Fiji ...
FIJIANS are among the biggest number of Pacific travellers to Japan, with 1082 visiting the Land of the Rising Sun last year. This was revealed by the ...
Perhaps one area where Fiji should start marketing as a tourist destination is the promotion of the country being safe, or where our visitors will enjoy to ...
While opening the STAR conference in Suva on Tuesday, Fijian Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Siddiq ...
... having the time of he life in Fiji, located in the central Pacific ocean and posting pictures of the numerous activities Fiji has to offer to Indian travellers.
“Whether it is in banking, finance, insurance, tourism and hospitality, ... “In return, we welcome increased Fiji business interest investing in Papua New ...
Speaking at the opening, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Industry Faiyaz Koya said the direct flight between Fiji and Japan would not only ease the ...
Vincent is the only Zimbabwean player on the Asian Tour and with the Fiji ... “The Asian Tour has played a huge role in my career and in the years to ...
A free trade agreement between Papua New Guinea and Fiji can enhance economic opportunities between the two countries in the future. PNG Prime ...
Prime Minister, Peter O'Neill says PNG is working on developing its agriculture, tourism and hospitality sectors which are Fiji's strength areas.
The students will be in Fiji for two weeks and have carried out their research on topics such as Tourism, Water management systems, Fisheries and ...
Jointly organized by the China Cultural Center in Fiji, the Network of International Culturelink Entities of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of China ...
The Minister for Industry, Tourism and Trade, Lands and Mineral Resources made particular reference to National Federation Party MP Biman ...
Tourism Fiji has worked with the new Six Senses property in the Mamanuca islands to bring a number of Australian lifestyle and consumer media to ...
“The majority of the land has excellent potential for large scale agricultural and tourism development. “Landowners can use their land as a collateral ...
Tour Managers Fiji is pushing forward with Green Tourism, with a set up of a green project mainly to target the Japanese market. This is an innovative ...
The trip was organised by Tourism Fiji and the resort for personnel who represented high-end fashion, lifestyle and trendsetting media outlets such as ...
While opening the $350 million development yesterday, Taukei Nalotu Ratu Josaia Qauqau said tourism development on Malolo Island had brought ...
“The Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways is about much more than just a golf tournament,” he said. “What we are seeing with international tour ...
... Fijian Bureau of Statistics Investment Fiji and relevant Government Ministries such as Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism, ...
Not any more for Fiji Airways, which has chalked up four consecutive years of .... Fiji – which is one of the world's most sought after tourist destinations, ...
"Our rugby players inspire and instill national pride in all Fijians,” said Andrew ... Co-hosted by Fiji Tourism and Fiji Airways, the events are part of Fiji's ...
Perhaps “No more environment damaging signboards to spoil Fiji's natural assets and ruin the tourism industry”; “Who is in charge of approving urban ...
Over the years, tourism and hospitality, human resources, climate change, and Iinformation communication technology (ICT) were added to reflect the ...
“Government is doing excellent work in all the sectors, including agriculture, infrastructure, health, technology, tourism, commodity, retail and all other ...
Tourism Minister, Faiyaz Koya says under the current government, Fiji is ... most people in Fiji are wise and smart enough to know what's happening.”.
TAMUNING, 16 JULY 2018 (UNITED AIRLINE) – In response to an increase in demand for travel between Japan and Guam, United Airlines (UAL) is ...
This year's event was launched at Suva's Grand Pacific Hotel by the Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya.
This becomes Singh's first major title on the Champions Tour. ... by the Fijian Government, Tourism Fiji and the InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa ...
They were presented by the Minister of Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Koya, who said a total of 29 applications were ...
FIJI'S Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya reiterated Government's vision for a modern and inclusive economy at the launch of the ...
The Fiji Hotel & Tourism Association (FHTA) has kicked off a series of awareness sessions for its members on legislation changes, policy requirements ...
“In Fiji, rugby is their 4th religion, said Jonathan Reap, who represents Tourism Fiji. The dancers are here to “support their team and support their ...
Meanwhile, Essence of Fiji was awarded the Specialised Tourism Services and Support to Industry Award at the 21st ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism ...
Owned by SEL and the PGA of Australia, the Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways is proudly supported by the Fijian Government, Tourism Fiji ...
Organise by Tourism Fiji – fans had the opportunity to meet their rugby heroes and have photo opportunities before being entertained by a Tourism Fiji ...
Last week, the Fiji Navy announced that it would receive a new surveillance and ... The vessel would contribute to Fiji's maritime domain awareness. ... it shut down its Trade and Tourism Representative Office in Taiwan—a move that ...
Minister for Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya has stated that the Fijian 5-Year and 20-Year National Development Plan sets the foundation for an ...
She was among 140 graduates, who attained their certificates from various courses under the Department of Hospitality and Tourism. With tears in her ...
Students visiting the Fiji National University (FNU) Open Day today and tomorrow can expect more than just academic information and guidance.
The opening of the three bures dubbed Babale bures was overseen by the Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz ...
Organised by Tourism Fiji, the players and fans were also entertained with traditional meke (dances) and songs by the Tourism Fiji delegation. Krishna ...
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya ... “The Fijian Government through the Integrated Human Resource ...
“With a contribution of around 20 per cent to our gross domestic product (GDP), the MSME sector is an essential component of the Fijian economy.
Meanwhile, the Seremaia Tuwai captained- side have a few engagements in San Francisco as part of Tourism Fiji and Fiji Airways 'Bula Spirit' ...
Among female actors, Parineeti Chopra became the first Indian woman ambassador for Australia Tourism in September 2017. And earlier this year, Fiji ...
SUVA, July 19 (Xinhua) -- The Fijian government on Thursday urged ... Fijian Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, ...
Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya said the government's vision was to ignite entrepreneurial spirit in the people, adding that they ...
Chand, a three-time winner on the Japan Tour, will tee up in this year's event for the fifth time but it won't be his first – or last trip – to Fiji this year.
This will be from the College of Business, Tourism and Hospitality, College of Arts and Humanities, College of Science, Technology and Environment ...
... ensure safety of navigation within Fiji's waters. The overall effect is expected to contribute to the tourism industry within the Nadi-Mamanuca Group.
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya handed out cheques to 1,213 recipients out of the 3,871 applicants in ...
“KVFC is promoting the Fijian Government's initiative to reduce food import bill, promoting healthy living and strengthening linkages to the tourism ...
We have the same challenges and our strategic objective of Fiji Airways is to keep on growing and bringing more tourism to the country. Tourism ...
THE seven contestants vying for the Miss Bula crown this year continued with their community engagements yesterday, stopping over at the Nadi ...
He won't say he has a score to settle at the Fiji International presented by Fiji ... “Fiji has always been a special place and it hasn't lost any of that magic. .... Fiji Airways is proudly supported by the Fijian Government, Tourism Fiji and ...
Nadi is the international point of entry for almost all aircraft and is a critical support for Fiji's largest industry, tourism. Lautoka currently has the second ...
We would like to extend our sincere appreciation to The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism and the Fijian Made Campaign for sponsoring the ...
Lusiana Ranadi, the project officer of the United States of Sustainable Tourism Project at MES, said commercial and subsistence fishing vessels also ...
... the Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways is proudly supported by the Fijian Government, Tourism Fiji and the InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort ...
Elswhere, the Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Koya, was at Krishna Vedic Kindergarten School in Nausori ...
Hendry leads NZ brigade into Fiji International ... Hendry has been plying his trade on the Japan Golf Tour where he was a winner in 2015 and will join ...
In the South Pacific Tourism Organization's Quarterly review of tourist's arrivals to the Pacific Island countries, Fiji's tourism share market amounted to ...
... week there is a hope among organisers that more regular caddying opportunities might become available as golf tourism in Fiji continues to grow.
After the visit to the smart city the delegation paid a courtesy call on the deputy governor for culture and tourism affairs and the vice minister for foreign ...
The 2013 Constitution protects the right of all Fijians to freedom of expression in all aspects of community life, including in the practice of religion.
All three Sugar mills in Fiji have commenced 2018 crushing season with over ... Tourism Fiji is pleased to announce that the Electro-Technology ...
Tourism Fiji is pleased to announce that the Electro-Technology Conference, hosted by the National Electrical and Communications Association ...
SUVA, July 25 (Xinhua) -- The Global Employers Climate Action Forum ... More Fijian manufacturers and tourism operators were installing solar ...
China is the fourth largest source market for Fiji's tourism industry, which is 8.3 per cent of Fiji's total arrivals as of the first quarter of this year falling ...
FIJI continues to dominate in tourism, recording the highest number of arrivals in the South Pacific region with a 36.9 per cent market share in the ...
INDIA is now Fiji's fastest growing tourism source market recording a rapid growth of 27.8 per cent in the first quarter of this year when compared with ...
The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Koya, when launching Pre-School Week earlier in the week, said: ...
“Nadi is the tourism destination and will add to the tourism destination customer base and locals. The taste will suit all Fijians who love spices.”.
“We are very glad to see our businesses from across the region are so well represented, whether you are working in the tourism sector, manufacturing, ...
One of the largest golfing nations in the world, China is also a key tourism market for Fiji and the Fijian Government look forward to welcoming some ...
... contracting, food and wine, agriculture and tourism. Australia, being one of Fiji's major visitor source markets, is strong contributor to tourism in Fiji.
... as a whole, recognising the economic and tourism benefits of both the Natadola Bay resort and the Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways itself.
Two of the four men arrested for their alleged involvement in an early morning aggravated robbery case on Monday will ap.
Tourism Fiji is working with partners in Fiji to bring live broadcasts from Fiji into the homes of millions of Australians this week. The Today Show is one ...
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya said the programme was “timely”, as there was an urgent need for ...
“Promoting tourism to Fiji via the international television coverage is a very obvious benefit of playing here but we want the tournament to be more than ...
As entries close for the ISPS HANDA PGA Tour of Australasia, European ... Proudly flying the Fijian flag at Natadola Bay Championship Golf Course ...
Japan's Masahiro Kawamura will headline a strong contingent of Japan Golf Tour players set to contest the Fiji International presented by Fiji Airways.
Fiji's Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya said the industry had seen exponential growth in a short period ...
“There are other tourism opportunities in the Central division, so there needs to be access to direct flights to Pacific Harbor, Tailevu, Rewa and all ...
Japan's Masahiro Kawamura will headline a strong contingent of Japanese Golf Tour players set to contest the Fiji International presented by Fiji ...
Ateca Ledua sponsored by the Fiji Sugar Corporation (FSC) is confident of maintaining her sponsors winning streak by grabbing the double crown at ...
The PGA Fiji International has delivered enormous tourism economic benefits for the $8m each year Government invests in it. Tourism numbers have ...
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya and Jojivini Taoba officially opening the roadside stall at Vacoko ...
“With golf being part of Fiji's niche tourism industry and this event in particular being broadcast to millions of viewers globally, it is anticipated that we ...
With half of its population below 28 years of age, the Fijian Government is ... That was the gist of the address by Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and ...
THE highly anticipated Fiji International golf tournament gets underway this ... “With golf being part of Fiji's niche tourism industry and this event in ...
Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama's Ovalau tour theme that no one is forgotten came to life yesterday. For the villagers of Nasonoso Melanesian ...
2014 Monaco Yacht show first timer Fiji had used the opportunity to share with super yacht owners, captains and the international media about ...
“We have great support from Tourism Fiji and will be assisting NZ Marine as well in promoting the Millennium Cup and various regattas associated in ...
The University of Fiji has had its Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting .... The Fiji International and Tourism Fiji brands combined, provided a gross ...
“I'm fortunate that I'm an honorary member of the Asian Tour and I play some events on the Asian Tour so I can keep my eye on some of the ...
The Fiji International and Tourism Fiji brands combined, provided a gross media value of FJ$33.4million in 2017 and a cumulative value of over FJ$72 ...
One such country attracting tourists, especially from India, is Fiji. As per Tourism Fiji, the South Pacific nation saw influx of over 5,000 Indians in 2017, ...
Cau Vang or the “Golden Bridge” in Vietnam's Ba Na Hills has attracted scores of tourists since it opened in June, eager to see a novel piece of ...
Local golfer Sam Lee is hoping to complete a hometown double at the Fiji International which tees off this morning ... BA FC TO TOUR NEW ZEALAND ...
Sport: Sam Lee targets hometown double at Fiji International ... Local golfer Sam Lee is hoping to complete a hometown double at the Fiji ... aware of how big golf can be and obviously brings in a lot of tourism back to Fiji," he said.
The Fijian Holdings Limited will be largely investing into the tourism sector in 2019. Group Chief Executive, Nouzab Fareed says the FHL will be ...
While officiating the event, Minister for Industry, Trade,Tourism, Lands and Mineral. Resources, Faiyaz Koya thanked the Cure Kids Fiji for their work in ...
... mining and services that provide for economic activities (tourism) or recreation as well as ecological services that can provide human protection and ...
Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has directed the Fiji Roads Authority (FRA) to relook at its road upgrading projects in the Eastern Division, ...
Sport: Sam Lee targets hometown double at Fiji International ... Local golfer Sam Lee is hoping to complete a hometown double at the Fiji ... aware of how big golf can be and obviously brings in a lot of tourism back to Fiji,” he said.
... Namasé Skin and Healthy which are available within the Senikai Spas, a local chain of spas with 20 years of experience in Fiji's tourism industry.
“In Fiji, the macroeconomic fundamentals are stable and augurs well for the country. Inflation and interest rates are moderate and stable. “The tourism ...
“It's good for Fiji, Fijian tourism and both airlines. Conversely, our Fijian guests will now enjoy excellent connectivity to these wonderful US cities ...
He was able to do a few tourism related work before he had to spend some time ... He added Fijians were known for their love and respect which was ...
This is mainly through strong tourism earnings, air transportation and personal remittances. While Fiji has a large merchandise deficit in goods as we ...
The main objective was to bring in an international sporting event to Fiji, work with Government and Tourism Fiji to make sure it was a sporting event ...
In an interview with the Fiji Times Miss Momoedonu said she was so thankful ... Ms National Tourism: Miss Nasinu Town Council Kolora Momoedonu
India's Gangajeet Bhullar receives the trophy from Minister for Tourism Faiyaz Koya at the Fijian International presented by Fiji Airways at the Natadola ...
He said although agriculture had been overtaken over the years by tourism and the other sectors because of some setbacks suffered caused by ...
With the Fiji International and Tourism Fiji brands combined it provided a gross media value of $33.4 million in 2017, a cumulative value of more than ...
BOLLYWOOD star and Tourism Fiji ambassador Ileana D'Cruz launched Tourism Fiji's 2018 India Roadshow today with a press conference. She also ...
The 29-year-old has more than 13 snakes and hopes that snake charming could become a growth industry in Egypt, where tourism is slowly picking ...
A tourism resort on a small island in Fiji says it's getting huge support for its ban on chemical sunscreens. The Leleuvia Resort has banned its guests ...
The Fiji Revenue and Customs Service (FRCS) in collaboration with World Customs Organisation (WCO) and Japan Customs is conducting a four-day ...
Tourism Fiji's Brand Ambassador Ileana D'Cruz yesterday launched the 2018 .... From left: Fijian Competition and Consumer Commission chief executive officer ... In an effort to make Fiji's real estate and property rental market more ...
FIJIANS must develop good oral hygiene practices because of the burden of ... “That's not good for tourism and not good for the health so the battle is ...
Like Bali in Indonesia, or Nadi in Fiji, PNG's tourism hub will be Kokopo with a ... Fiji created Nandi as a hub, and Indonesia created Bali as a hub.
The new director of the Indian Cultural Centre in Suva hopes to help Fiji in every ... Tourism Fiji's Brand Ambassador Ileana D'Cruz yesterday launc.
Tourism Fiji chief executive officer, Matthew Stoeckel said: “India is a strategic market for Fiji and one that we see with potential for future growth.
With over 300 islands, the resplendent Fiji transports you to a land of pure bliss from the very first 'Bula'. Bringing a little bit of heaven to India, Tourism ...
Tourism Fiji's brand ambassador to India actress Ileana D'Cruz launched 2018 India Roadshow in Mumbai on Monday. The Roadshow will help ...
Mumbai: Actress Ileana D'Cruz announced the brand ambassador of Bula Tourism Fiji in Mumbai on Aug 6, 2018. (Photo: IANS) ...
Former fishing vessel skipper Mr Kopeta 55, for the first time last week manned a tourist boat. “The last 13 years on fishing vessels have been ...
Hannah begins her new role on August 27 with the Tourism Fiji Roadshow ... Ms Battersby is an experienced travel writer, editor and marketing ...
To help the tourism industry grow, a weeklong Leadership Development Programme (LDP) workshop is being facilitated by The Fiji Hotel and Tourism ...
Tourism Fiji unveiled its new roadshow campaign, #BulaHappiness featuring Bollywood actress Ileana D'cruz. The roadshow will take place from ...
D'Cruz launched Tourism Fiji's campaign at the Fiji Roadshow, held on August 8 in India. The country's tourism board in holding roadshows in ...
Thereafter, and once the clams are of decent sizes, they are given to resorts to raise awareness and add value to its eco-tourism programme.
“We also support health-related organisations that provide emergency services to those industries essential to our economy including tourism, aviation ...
International credit ratings agency Standard and Poor's expects Fiji's ... deficit and vulnerabilities to shifts in tourism and future natural disasters.
FIJI'S credit rating support may improve after the elections if policy stability boosts ... The report continued to say that Fiji's political and social settings had ... and coups have had limited impact on the economy or the tourism sector.
“We expect Fiji's economic expansion- in its ninth year- to continue at about 3.5 per cent per year between 2018 and 2021, driven by tourism spending ...
“Additionally, it placed Fiji on the map as not only a film destination but a tourism destination.” Film Fiji says all productions in the past three years ...
The South Pacific Tourism Organisation in partnership with the Fiji Department of Heritage & Arts conducted a workshop in Levuka, Ovalau focused on ...
The South Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) in partnership with the Fiji Department of Heritage & Arts delivered a training workshop in Levuka, ...
The church meets on the island of Vanua Levu, called “the hidden paradise of Fiji” by tourism guides. Whippy, a native Fijian, works with the church ...
Aqua Pacific is an award winning artesian mineral water from Fiji which ... Pacific is the preferred water of many top Fiji hotels and tourism operators.
Fiji tourism has launched its new campaign 'BulaHapiness' with brand ambassador Ileana D'cruz. CNBC-TV18's Storyboard team speaks with Ileana ...
“Our focus in Bougainville will be to scout potential areas of collaboration in key sectors such as tourism, agriculture, manufacturing and other ...
... Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources which all aim to predict labour market trends. “Investment Fiji and the Fiji Development Bank are both ...
Fiji continues to prioritize the issues of Climate Change. Minister for Industry, Trade, and Tourism Faiyaz Koya led Fiji's delegation with the Roving ...
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Koya led Fiji's delegation with the Roving Ambassador to Pacific Island ...
He's advised local chefs and cooks to utilize the opportunities presented by the growing agriculture and tourism sector to promote local produce.
The Fiji trade commissioner to Papua New Guinea, Navitalai Tuivuniwai, will ... Mr Tuivuniwai said his focus would be on key sectors such as tourism, ...
Tuivuniwai says his focus would be on key sectors such as tourism, ... The Fiji trade office in PNG runs the "Bula Wantok Investment Roadshow" to ...
The Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association has resumed its series of leadership workshops that commenced back in the 2013. The 4th FHTA Leadership ...
Homestay tourism is becoming very popular in the Yasawa Group as visitors are opting to enjoy the village and cultural experience rather than staying ...
The US$131 million transaction is Fiji's largest ever hotel deal. ... “This is a significant deal for Marriott International, FNPF and the Fiji tourism sector, ...
ANZ today announced the launch of this year's Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards, recognising the immense contribution of the tourism industry in Fiji.
Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya says today's ... by the Ministry and the Fijian Development Bank to ensure that only those who ...
The ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards is this year encouraging a specialised focus on human resource development. Speaking during the launch ...
THIS year's Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards, which recognises the immense contribution of the tourism industry in Fiji, has been launched.
But in considering a single window system for Fiji, permanent secretary for the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism Shaheen Ali said it was ...
“We have provided US$2.2 million assistance to the Ministry of Trade and Tourism which has already been distributed to 4752 Fijians and is ...
Permanent Secretary for Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism, Shaheen Ali acknowledged the efforts of the Fijian business community for working ...
Meanwhile ANZ yesterday launched this year's Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards, recognising the immense contribution of the tourism industry in Fiji.
Suva to host Clean Pacific Roundtable meet ... is set to discuss issues such as boosting eco-tourism through proper waste management; coordinated ...
2018 Miss Hibiscus Queen to be crowned tonight and to represent Suva ... Miss National Tourism that was awarded to Miss Soko's Beauty and Net ...
TLTB general manager Tevita Kuruvakadua said this was common for all different land leases including residential, agriculture, industries and tourism ...
Mr Prasad said moving the festival to a different venue did not deter the spirit of the Fijian people as they came in numbers to participate in the ...
Miss TFL National Tourism: Miss Soko's Beauty Sainiana Sova. – Miss Fiji TV Photogenic: Miss APCO Nayome Pauriasi. – Miss Fiji TV Personality: ...
KOROR, Palau (Reuters) – Empty hotel rooms, idle tour boats and shuttered travel agencies reveal widening fissures in the tiny Pacific nation of Palau ...
... prosperity for all Fijians in a just fair and equitable manner in all sectors – health education commerce/business, fisheries forestry minerals/tourism ...
It is owned by South Sea Cruises, Fiji's largest marine tourism operator. The beach club opened its doors for the very first time in August last year.
"Tourists come to Fiji because of our pristine marine environment, so if we're not doing as much as we can to protect that then we're not protecting our ...
To achieve this awareness, Tourism Fiji's partnership with Getaway was a great opportunity to reach a wide audience. In addition to the TV broadcast, ...
With the support of the government of Australia, IFC is working to help Fiji increase the value of tourism for Fijian businesses and communities and ...
SUVA, Aug. 20 (Xinhua) -- There was a huge increase in tourism arrivals in Fiji for the month of July this year as the number exceeded the 95,000 ...
THE South Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) has appointed Marcus Lee as its China chief representative to oversee the growing lucrative tourism ...
The objective of SPTO in China is to increase and strengthen exchanges through tourism, business and investment between its 17 member countries ...
Ms Stoiljkovic will be attending the Fiji Agriculture and Tourism Linkages Report Launch and Signing of Cooperation Agreement with the Ministry of ...
... Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya. It is the first conference for agents and salespersons in the real estate industry in Fiji.
Fiji has the potential to reduce its food import bill by twenty-four million ... A Tourism and Agriculture Linkages study that was launched in Suva this ...
A study of fresh produce demand from Fiji's Hotels and Resorts has found that last year, hotels and resorts in Fiji's main tourism areas spent $74.4 ...
An IFC-led study, in partnership with the Fiji Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) and the Fiji Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism (MITT), shows hotels and ...
Kerala, which markets itself to tourists as “God's Own Country” and is famed for its scenic lagoons, lakes and canals, has a lengthy coastline and is ...
Fiji's tourism sector relies on imported produce such as vegetables, fruits, meat, seafood and diary to meet its needs. A recent study carried out by the ...
The Fijian Government has in place policies and programmes that encourage more local production and consumption, in the tourism sector, as well as ...
Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism and Chairman of Fiji Ports Corporation Limited, Shaheen Ali,the chief guest at the ...
IFC is hoping the information in the study can boost the link between agriculture and tourism, Fiji's largest Gross Domestic Product contributor.
VISITOR numbers across six Pacific Island countries have increased by almost 50 per cent in the past 10 years. In Fiji, Tourist arrivals in Fiji increased ...
“There is a group called Destination Suva working with the Ministry of Tourism and trade and they trying to get more tourism to Suva having more ...
WHILE Fiji has the most established and profitable tourism industry in the Pacific region, a number of actions must be taken to ensure the sector's ...
The Fiji Hotels and Tourism Association says the faster we get the Decompression Chamber in the country, the safer it will be for local and ...
THE occupancy rate at Mana Island Resort and Spa Fiji in the Malolo group of islands is at 90 per cent. Despite being closed from January to July, ...
The Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association (FHTA) is working to build a new decompression chamber. The FHTA has been in discussions with the ...
Aviareps has been appointed Tourism Fiji's representative in Singapore and Malaysia. Tourism Fiji made the appointment with the aim of establishing ...
Tourist arrivals in Fiji increased by 38.5% in the 10 years between 2005 and 2015, but a new brief from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) warns that ...
The Fiji Police Force is enlisting the vast network of the Methodist Church in Fiji ... Tourism Fiji has appointed marketing and public relations agency .
AVIAREPS Is New Tourism Fiji Rep In Singapore And Malaysia ... the profile of Fiji in the region,” said Tourism Fiji chief executive Matthew Stoeckel.
... of the Permanent Secretary for Industry, Trade and Tourism Shaheen Ali while officiating the 25th anniversary of United Containers Fiji Ltd (UCFL).
... contribution towards Fiji's economy, particularly in the provision of land for residential purposes, agriculture, commerce, industries, tourism, mining, ...
The Reserve Bank of Fiji (RBF) Board has maintained the overnight policy rate at 0.5 per cent in its monthly meeting on August 23.
“For the industry, it is important that conservation is carried out because it is one of the features that tourists come to see when they visit Fiji.
MALAMALA Beach Club has made waves in the tourism industry since ... become increasingly popular with tourists who attend conferences in Fiji.
Tourism Fiji chief executive Matthew Stoeckel said: “Congratulations to the great team at Malamala Beach Club Fiji for all they have achieved over the ...
PARIS (Reuters) – France has told its diplomats and foreign ministry officials to postpone indefinitely all non-essential travel to Iran, citing a foiled ...
NEW DELHI/ALAPPUZHA (Reuters) – More than a week after the floodwater began subsiding, animal carcasses are still floating in Kerala's ...
The Permanent Secretary for Industry, Trade and Tourism Shaheen Ali made the statement during the 25th anniversary of the United Containers Fiji ...
The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism and the Fiji Arts Council have been supportive towards the expo, he said. Edited by Caroline Ratucadra.
“Through the Fijian tourism industry's support, Tourism Fiji was able to deliver an exhaustive schedule of marketing and promotional activities across ...
Fiji's coral reefs are critical to our tourism industry and Skål Suva is recognising this by dedicating this lunch to education of our tourism leaders to the ...
By the end of 2018, Fiji expects to receive a Hydrographic vessel that can ... "Fiji has a strong economy on the back of a vibrant tourism sector, it will ...
The study titled From the farm to the tourist's table – A study of fresh produce demand from Fiji's hotels and resorts revealed that Fiji's import bill for ...
According to Mr Duncan, he had always envisioned that Malamala Beach Club would achieve great success in Fiji's tourism market. “We initially came ...
CHARLES Homsy is ready to take on the role of general manager of one of Fiji's premier tourism properties, relying on his wealth of knowledge about ...
Can you tells some of the challenges you have seen in the Fijian tourism industry? The main challenge is the costs that are increasing from the hotel ...
Tourism Fiji completed their annual India Roadshow to four cities in India including Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata and Bangalore. The roadshow was ...
The Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association is concerned with the gap of skilled workers in the hospitality sector. President, Dixon Seeto says due to the ...
Tourism Fiji's annual New Zealand roadshow is underway with 16 industry partners currently travelling the country to educate their local travel trade.
New Zealand Real Estate Authority chief executive officer Kevin Lampen-Smith (front second from left), Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands ...
The Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Siddiq Koya officiated at the Professionalism and Ethics themed ...
The growth in our tourism numbers is consistent to the growth noted for ... Tourism industry has become Fiji's largest source of foreign exchange ...
The major tourism attraction is the Natadola Bay Championship Golf Course, a world class club that hosts the Fiji International Championship every ...
months. BSP is in a strong position to support Fiji's economic development prospects, especially in the strong. growing tourism and retail sectors.
... we offer you trainings on all tourism sectors. Our trainings are tailor made to suit your needs and we continue to develop the human resource of Fiji ...
Ratu Ilisoni, now a director of Rewa Provincial Holding Company Limited, is a former CEO of the South Pacific Tourism Organisation and a former Fiji ...
Tourism Fiji is continuing its promotion of Destination Fiji with a dedicated 22-minute episode in the second season of Flight Centre Australia's TV ...
As the resort's environment officer, Kolinio, a graduate of Fiji National ... in Environmental Management, also collaborates with other tourism operators, ...
The province hosts Tourism Festival every year and Jun says this will give ... Currently those travelling to China or Fiji are mainly transiting through ...
In tourism, Mr Viljoen believes Fiji's hotel prices during peak season are too expensive compared to competing countries like Bali, Hawaii and the ...
He attended Lomary Secondary School and later graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Tourism and Industrial Relations from the University of the South ...
THE economy cannot simply rely on tourism or the sugar industry if it wants to ... 2025 Business forum at the Grand Pacific Hotel in Suva on Saturday.
They found one in Ratu Ilisoni Vuidreketi, a former CEO of South Pacific Tourism Organisation, former Fiji Trade Commissioner to the Unted States of ...
There were a lot of economic activities discussed at the successful Business 2025 Forum last Saturday at Suva's Grand Pacific Hotel. It was obvious ...
Later on Monday, PNO decided to extend the strike by another day to Wednesday morning, a move which could lead to more travel disruptions and ...
... prince was named as its alleged secret buyer, will not be unveiled on schedule, Abu Dhabi's Department of Culture and Tourism said on Monday.
Most of the tourists coming into the country come by air but ports and cruise tourism is also becoming a major niche in the sector. Fiji Port's Chair ...
The Chinese Association of Fiji has pledged its support to ensure that ... names in the business and tourism sectors also pledging their support.
Here are a few ideas of places to travel to in September in the USA and ..... Fiji's Namena reef is considered one of the top 10 dive sites in the world.
Other countries such as Fiji, whose delegation arrived later than scheduled, also sent diplomatic ... In 2015, 87,000 Chinese tourists visited Palau.
Cruise tourism is becoming an important sector in the tourism industry,” Mr Ali said. “We see that now Fiji gets around 80 to 90 cruise ships at the ports ...
This is after it announced and launched its new deluxe airport arrival concierge services for their pre-booked visitors to Fiji with a traditional iri (hand ...
THE early interest in the 35th Musket Cove Regatta could see last year's record fleet of 105 yachts being topped. A statement from Tourism Fiji ...
ONE of Fiji's best kept secrets — Crusoe's Retreat — has come a long way since its establishment in the 1950s with plans to take it up to be a three or ...
The Suva City Council will soon be putting out an expression of interest to get an independent consultant to conduct a review of the design and ...
Six young Fijians, who have been selected to learn the Chinese language in China over the next four years, promise to return and help the tourism ...
Paul Gauguin Cruises Debuts Its 2019 Tahiti, French Polynesia, Fiji & The South ... The colorful 74-page brochure is designed with a travel magazine ...
2) discussions with gardeners, horticulturists, agriculturalists, conservationists, homeowners, tourism operators and hospitality providers in Suva and ...
She said considering that the biggest income earner in Fiji was tourism and remittance, studies from other countries show that the sex industry is a ...
... and wanted to nominate Ratu Ilisoni Vuidreketi. a former CEO of the South Pacific Tourism Organisation and a former Fiji Trade Commissioner to the ...
... MPs “opposed the walkout and wanted to nominate Ratu Ilisoni Vuidreketi. a former CEO of the South Pacific Tourism Organisation and a former Fiji ...
For the tenant next door Tourism Fiji, chief executive officer Matthew Stoeckel, said he would comment today after an assessment.
... biggest islands in Fiji and provide them the opportunity to learn from their different experiences in tourism and farming as well,” he said last week.
This was highlighted by Fiji's Minister for Industry, Tourism and Trade ... of the Australian timeshare industry to local tourism, Mr Koya also noted that ...
Fiji attracts over 50,000 timeshare holidaymakers raking in more than FJ$23 million in revenue for the tourism sector. Minister Industry, Trade and ...
Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association president Dixon Seeto said Mr Birch was one person who he could remember well as one of the pioneers of the ...
Rosie Holidays, a travel company based out of Fiji, is eyeing to strengthen its presence in India among the travel trade fraternity and is actively working ...
“The industry has contributed significantly to the tourism industry and the Fijian Economy for almost 20 years. It has provided employment to thousands ...
CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt's public prosecutor said on Wednesday that e-coli bacteria were a factor in the deaths of two British tourists in the Red Sea ...
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Siddiq Koya (fourth from left), with the Northland Farmers Co-operative ...
Today, taking a cue, international tourism boards are using Bollywood to woo tourists to their soil. Countries such as Dubai and Fiji have understood ...
According to Investment Fiji chief executive officer Godo Mueller- Teut, a total ... Wholesale and Retail, tourism, manufacturing and agriculture sectors ...
The Royal couple, now known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, will be heading to Fiji and Tonga as part of an October tour that also includes ...
“In terms of the number of projects registered, a total of 37 registrations were received for the Services sector followed by Wholesale at 30, Tourism at ...
CIDESCO branding puts Fiji on the global map for spa tourism, showcasing expertise and international standards for visiting Spa enthusiasts.
SINCE its humble beginning 35 years ago, the Fiji Regatta race is shaping to be one ... It was the brainchild of the late Fijian tourism icon, Dick Smith.
WAF will hold similar sessions with other stakeholders like the Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association and various municipality councils to provide an ...
Morrison, who spent a decade building a travel business focused on Africa, turned to constructing colorful boats in 2016, when he noticed alarming ...
... July, both companies say they are committed to offering quality merchandise at affordable prices, as well as adding more tourism products in Fiji.
Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya officiating at the event told students to encourage other students to take up science subjects in ...
Fifty-three students from America's University of Oregon came to Fiji as part of a tour to the South Pacific. “It was the first time a group of international ...
The Council says it's imperative to pay more attention to what determines tourism arrivals in Fiji, not only from Australia and New Zealand, but also ...
The Indian passport holds the 66th rank in 2018, with the world's most powerful passport belonging to Singapore. For Indian passport holders ...
... our university students, our businessmen and women, our tourism industry stakeholders, sugarcane industry stakeholders, our farmers, our bus and ...
... through the support from the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism and the Ministry of Agriculture, facilitated the participation of Fijian exporters.
The tower marks one of the most signficant investments for FHL, a company that has already spent big on sectors like tourism, finance, retail, media, ...
Mr Das further emphasised this when asked by Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association (FHTA) CEO Fantasha Lockington – What is a priority area for ...
Being the 'Hub of the Pacific,' Fiji is also a strategic trans-shipment and ... continuous enhancement of infrastructure, growth of the tourism industry, ...
... growth of tourism, opening up new areas of our country to opportunity and quite literally buidling a better, stronger and more resilient Fiji,” he said.
Fiji is an extensive group of 300 islands located in the South Pacific. The climate and its Island view make Fiji more suitable for Tourism and Weddings ...
... frontiers and open new markets for our exports, tourism and investment. Unity Fiji is mindful that bilateralism very often a relationship of unequals.
Senivalati Waqanivavalagi, widely known as Wendy, after graduation at the FMF Gymnasium in Suva on September 21, 2018. Photo: Sheenam ...
The tourism industry plays an important role in the Fijian economy and constitutes activities in a number of sectors including agriculture, transport, ...
... assistance appropriately because all of you have been thoroughly and carefully assessed by the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism and the Fiji ...
“Because all of you have been thoroughly and carefully assessed by the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism and the Fiji Development Bank to ...
FIJI'S earnings from tourism stood at $480.3 million for the June quarter of this year, an increase of 4.5 per cent over the same period last year. The Fiji ...
“Upon my arrival in Fiji, I had applied for the YES entrepreneurship scheme run by the Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Industry with the intention to ...
The South Pacific Tourism Organisation is pleased to announce the ... to SPTO from the Fiji Government's Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism, ...
Fiji Ports Chief Executive Vajira Piyasena says Fiji has recently seen an increase in tourist ships berthing at our ports and it is vital to provide timely ...
... on sustainable tourism, the South Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) held its first media roundtable session with members of the media in Fiji and ...
“It's this incredible diversity and natural beauty that puts Fiji on the map and draws in tourists from around the world. It's also a fundamental part of the ...
Ms Gale highlighted this during a recent media roundtable discussion focussed on sustainable tourism attended by Fijian journalists from the print, ...
WINDHOEK (Reuters) – Prince William arrived in Namibia on Monday on the first leg of a tour to learn more about wildlife conservation in Africa ahead ...
... Trade and Tourism Permanent Secretary Shaheen Ali (right) meeting with participants at a recent greenpreneurs business workshop in Suva.
“I chose cruise ship tourism because I love the sea and sailing. ... Fiji, he said was like his hometown in India a beautiful place with lush vegetation and ...
Swaraj holds bilateral talks with leaders from Fiji Estonia Suriname ... trade & investment, culture, education, tourism and multilateral fora,” Kumar said.
“In Fiji they speak their language more to the tourists like saying hello and using it where here everyone is talking English to you.” “It is probably a sad ...
... facilitated by stable political and fiscal environment, continuous enhancement of infrastructure, growth of the tourism industry, advantages of a young ...
THE South Pacific Tourism Organisation has appointed Fijian national Fatafehi Cavu Luveni Taufa as its new executive adviser.
United Nations, Sep 26 External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Fiji's Prime ... In 2017, during Fiji's Minster for Defence Ratu Inoke Kubuabola's visit to ... trade and investment, culture, education, tourism and multilateral fora," he ...
United Nations, Sep 26: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Fiji's Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama have discussed defence cooperation ...
Tourism and agriculture continue to lift growth in Fiji. Tourism will also drive economic expansion in the Cook Islands and Samoa, while Tonga's ...
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Fiji's Prime Minister Frank ... trade and investment, culture, education, tourism and multilateral fora," he ...
Plans to admit significant numbers of tourists from abroad have been discussed for years, only to be blocked by conservative opinion and bureaucracy ...
Swaraj holds bilateral talks with leaders of Fiji, Estonia, Suriname ... Swaraj met Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama, Foreign Minister of ... in IT, trade & investment, culture, education, tourism and multilateral fora,” Kumar said.
UNITED NATIONS: External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj has held bilateral talks with leaders of Fiji, Estonia and Suriname, discussing diverse ...
Sushma Swaraj holds bilateral talks with leaders of Fiji, Estonia and ... Swaraj met Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama, foreign minister of ... in IT, trade & investment, culture, education, tourism and multilateral fora”, Kumar said.
Buying a plane ticket to go to Fiji might feel like you'll need to empty your savings account, but imagine buying a ticket to go to the moon. Susana ...
The unchanged growth forecast for Fiji is backed by its strong tourism and agriculture sectors which ADB says would continue to lift growth in the Fijian ...
While delivering his keynote address at the Micro and Small Business Grant disbursement in Nabouwalu, Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism ...
The South Pacific Tourism Organisation launched the Pacific Sustainable Tourism Network website today to mark the World Tourism Day.
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya (left) hands out the medium and small business grant at Nabouwalu ...
Over the past decades Information Technology has played an important role in the hospitality and tourism industry. Innovation and digital ...
September 27 is recognized as the World Tourism Day by the United ... Housing some of the most luxurious hotels, Fiji can be one of the places on the ...
Tourism boycotts – why people gave Myanmar a miss and skipped South Korea ... Should the flow of tourists to the southwest African nation diminish, staff ... and give Togo and Fiji a miss (illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing).
THE South Pacific Tourism (SPTO) yesterday launched its first ever Pacific ... The launch also augurs well with the World Tourism Day 2018 theme: ... both mainstream media and social influencers in Fiji who have online reach and ...
Prince Harry and Meghan's Fiji visit questioned ... Prince Harry and his wife Meghan are in Fiji for three days in late October as part of a Pacific tour.
It's a term used instead of butler by Six Senses Resorts, including its first Fiji property, .... Susan Kurosawa was a guest of Six Senses and Tourism Fiji.
For Fiji, Tourism industry's combined direct and indirect contributions to GDP averages above 30 per cent and the industry provides direct and indirect ...
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya with lease recipients at the Civic Centre in Labasa on September 28, ...
Digital transformation and technology is vital for nature, wildlife and environmental conservation work as it is for the development of the tourism sector.
Fiji is fighting back against a company in the US that's trademarked its ... In order to promote tourism, the country has even coined the phrase Bula ...
If you want to relax and forget about the time, just slow down and experience "Fiji Time," which is perhaps the true meaning of holiday travel.
Tourist arrivals to Fiji rose by three percent in the first half of this year and agriculture grew significantly. The inflation forecast for this year was revised ...
They wanted to have a different experience from Fiji and the Indonesian tourist destination of Bali, and Samoa was the answer according to the family.
Fiji Sun journnalist Lusiana Tuimaisala at the opening ceremony of the third Silk Road (Dunhuang) International Cultural Fair Expo Summit.
Figures revealed by the United Nations World Tourism Organization has shown that 67 percent of food consumed by the tourism sector in the region is ...
Fiji, having the highest share at 16 per cent among the Pacific Island ... to attend the South Pacific Tourism Organisation's Board of Directors Meeting ...
Fiji, having the highest share at 16 per cent among the Pacific Island ... There is no doubt the tourism industry in Samoa is benefiting from the ...
This was revealed by the Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands, and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya during the disbursement of grants recently.
... Fiji does not become a dumping ground for sub-standard construction material, says Permanent Secretary of Industry, Trade and Tourism Shaheen ...
Graduating students looking to enter the tourism industry got a chance to meet their potential employers at 2018's University of the South Pacific (USP) ...
... which began in a garage in 2000, will meet key decision makers supporting Fiji's tourism and construction industry to discuss its Enviroswim system.
The selected participants from the tourism industry will go to Honolulu, ... U.S. Embassy Suva Public Affairs Officer, Rebecca Archer-Knepper met with ...
The intention behind the assistance is to ensure the tourism and retail sectors around Fiji will have greater access to more varieties of fresh produce ...
The forecasts for 2018 growth remained unchanged for Fiji at 3.6%, ... Cyclone Gita while in Fiji, tourism and agriculture will continue to lift growth.
MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippines will limit the number of visitors setting foot on its most treasured island resort each day when it reopens to tourists ...
In a press statement released this week, Tourism Fiji said the three-day international event drew participants from Australia, New Zealand, the United ...
In a press statement released by the US Embassy this week, the three Fijians and two i-Kiribati nationals will travel to Honolulu, Hawaii, for an ...
Coulton says this visit to Fiji, which is his first since becoming Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment reflects the importance Australia ...
“It supports our tourism, trade and cultural links between Australia and Fiji. Similarly, updated arrangements with The Philippines will strengthen our ...
... the Colo-i-Suva project, which promotes tourism and they will also dedicate .... Meghan and Harry will travel by boat to Invictus Games Sydney 2018 ...
The couple will go their separate ways for the rest of the afternoon, and Harry will travel to Colo-i-Suva Forest Park, an indigenous forest site which is ...
From here, Their Royal Highnesses' programme will split – The Duke will travel to Colo-i-Suva Forest Park, and The Duchess to the British High ...
From here, Their Royal Highnesses' programme will split – The Duke will travel to Colo-i-Suva Forest Park. Colo-i-Suva is an indigenous forest site ...
Goliath is filmed on the Mamanuca Islands, which are part of Fiji. ... The islands are often used for tourism, which is also one of the primary industries.
Hilton Fiji Beach Resort and Spa human resources cluster director Ana Nasilasila said: “This is a great opportunity for the students and a tourism ...
Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya (operating the digger) commissions the quarry in Nananu, Ra on ...
... training aims to benefit individuals in terms of income-generating projects, but also sectors like tourism, and building a sustainable forestry industry.
Baber Finalises Squad For Kadavu Tour ... Fiji Airways Fijian 7s players doing a promotion Tourism Fiji at the sand dunes in Sigatoka on October 3, ...
Trade and tourism opportunities are set to flow thanks to the Australian Government's agreement to expand air services arrangements with Fiji and the ...
Travel Weekly grew up with The Guinness World Records, and the books ... Fiji's national airline was rebranding to its original name of Fiji Airways.
“It supports our tourism, trade and cultural links between Australia and Fiji. More than 388,000 passengers travelled between Australia and Fiji in the ...
FIJI'S Industry, Tourism and Trade Minister Faiyaz Koya opened the 2018 Fiji Australia Business Forum at the Fiji Marriott Resort Momi Bay today.
“It supports our tourism, trade and cultural links between Australia and Fiji. More than 388,000 passengers traveled between Australia and Fiji in the ...
SUVA, Oct. 5 (Xinhua) -- Fiji is seeking to increase exports to Australia while also expanding infrasture to improve tourism, government officials said ...
When they travel to Fiji, the Duchess will learn about a UN project called Market for Change which promotes female empowerment in marketplaces in ...
Kensington Palace said: “There is a long history of friendship between The Royal Family and Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand, and their links ...
Later this month, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will embark upon their first overseas royal tour together, taking an exciting trip to Australia, Fiji, the ...
From here, Their Royal Highnesses' will split – The Duke will travel to Colo-i-Suva Forest Park, and The Duchess to the British High Commissioner's ...
“This is very fortunate, although tourism is booming in Fiji, but Fiji is able and has the capacity to cater for that. Some of the islands, on the other hand, ...
TWO-WAY trade between Australia and Fiji reached $1.1 billion last year and Fiji ... of Australian investments, says Industry, Trade and Tourism Minister Faiyaz Koya. ... He said Fiji, as a modern and progressive nation, offered a lot of ...
This was revealed by the Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya while opening the 2018 Fiji-Australia ...
As part of his royal tour in Fiji, Prince Harry will visit the Colo-i-Suva Forest Park where he will unveil a plaque marking Fiji's dedication to The Queen's ...
Later on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Autumn Tour, the pair are expected to temporarily part ways while in Fiji, with their programmes taking ...
The excellent rapport displayed by Fiji's Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Siddiq Koya; and Australia's ...
Another major focus of the tour is the 2018 Invictus Games, which will be ... in Colo-i-Suva, to the promotion of sustainable tourism on Fraser Island.
Koya says Fiji 'close to signing' PACER Plus trade agreement ... Australian Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Mark Coulton, who ...
Fiji will soon be allowed to export breadfruit to Australia. Australia's Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Mark Coulton has announced ...
AUSTRALIAN Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack says trade and tourism opportunities are set to increase, thanks to the Australian ...
Sarah Atkinson is the new marketing manager New Zealand, in the Tourism Fiji Auckland office. Ms Atkinson comes from New Zealand Media and ...
More than 150 delegates from Fiji and Australia attended the 2018 FABC ... and tourism; the forum explored the challenges of doing business in Fiji, ...
HOTEC is back but bigger and better. The Fiji Hotel & Tourism Association's (FHTA) organised annual industry trade show – “HOTEC 2018” takes ...
OPERATORS and stakeholders in Fiji's tourism industry have been urged to submit their entries for the 22nd season of the ANZ Fiji Excellence in ...
... 2019 on a journey through the islands of Hawaii, Fiji and the South Pacific; coasts ... This exclusive, invite-only event focused on the luxury travel market brings ... share insights, and help carve a path into the future of luxury travel.
THE Fiji Australia Business Council (FABC) says while there has been an upswing in tourism and trade between the two countries, there have also ...
TOURISM Minister Faiyaz Koya says Government has not ruled out the possibility of opening up Fiji to increased flights by foreign carriers. Speaking ...
InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort and Spa has been awarded Australasia's leading family resort at the 25th prestigious 2018 Annual World Travel ...
Fiji's Minister for Tourism Faiyaz Koya said the Government is considering the possibility of introducing an open skies policy for international carriers ...
... one such case was Mahendra Reddy was then the Dean of Faculty of Commerce, Hospitality and Tourism Studies at Fiji Institute of Technology, ...
The first part of her world tour leads AIDAaura across the equator from ... On her way to Australia, AIDAaura visits Tahiti, Bora Bora, and Fiji, where ...
A competition from the videographers and photographers behind Fiji's Discover Travel Channel is offering a prize of two months' travel through the ...
(From left) Miss Civil Service Maria Ting, Miss Levuka Tourism Association Doreen Lal, Miss Tikina o Lovoni Sera Bukalidi, Commissioner Eastern ...
... also promoting private investments in Papua New Guinea's tourism and power sectors as well as the tourism sectors in Solomon Islands and Fiji.
On Wednesday, the Consulate General of Fiji in Shanghai held a Fiji ... as regional representatives of Tourism Fiji and Fiji Airways attended the event.
AUSTRALIANS still prefer holidaying in Fiji despite stiff competition from destinations such as Bali, Indonesia, says Tourism Fiji CEO Matthew Stoeckel ...
Exclusive Club Med Famil for Personal Travel Managers ... The agents were upgraded to Fiji Airways Business Class NAN-AKL on the A330 aircraft ...
A NEW acting chief executive officer for the Consumer Council of Fiji has been appointed by the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism. Seymour ...
12 October 2018, Suva, FIJI – The South Pacific Tourism Organisation is delighted to announce that it is partnering with New Zealand Māori Tourism ...
The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism has appointed Seymour Singh, to the position of acting chief executive officer of the Consumer Council of ...
Plantation Island Resort, one of Fiji's prestine tourist destinations is investing $16 million into developments at its world renowned resort. Bradley ...
Tourism Fiji chief executive officer Matthew Stoeckel congratulated Mr Hinton, Mr Hinton's wife and the team at Ramada. “It's a fantastic development ...
The couple's first tour as a married couple will see them visit Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga and will begin on Monday, 15 October. The Duke ...
... worldwide, Fiji has had consistent economic growth for the past nine years across all sectors such as Manufacturing, Agriculture and Tourism.
Their first Royal Tour as a married couple, which will last some 16 days, will see them travel around Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga.
... being handed initial lease payments totaling $2,141,762 were told they were part of Fiji's industrial revolution. Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, ...
Yesterday the Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Land and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya, while handing out cheques totalling $2,141,762 to the ...
The Australian Youth champion Paige Caldecoat is the lone women competitor in the Fiji Airways and Tourism Laser Masters Oceania ...
With a Bachelor of Business in International Tourism Management and her passion ... So it's difficult to pick a favourite but I'll go with France and Fiji.
They will travel by a chartered flight to Suva (Nausori International Airport) where they will embark on a three-day program starting on October 23.
Participants at the Fiji Airways and Tourism Laser Masters (standard) Oceania Championships in Denarau on October 16, 2018. Photo: Waisea ...
“Captain Cook Cruises fleet of ships are at the very pinnacle of the marine tourism industry in Fiji,” Mr Acland said. “In order to maintain our reputation ...
The Duke and Duchess who are in Australia will travel by a chartered flight to Suva (Nausori International Airport), where they will embark on a ...
... locations and in the Mamanuca Islands as they continue to promote sustainable tourism and community livelihood through environment protection.
This was the message from the Minister of Tourism Faiyaz Koya while ... of thinking in the tourism industry to be able to capitalise on Fiji's position as ...
FIJI'S Industry, Trade and Tourism Minister Faiyaz Koya opened World Tourism Day celebrations by addressing a tourism and digital transformation ...
SUVA, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- Fiji's Minister of Tourism Faiyaz Koya said on Wednesday that the world is increasingly becoming connected and ...
The report also stated that last year alone hotels and resorts in Fiji's main tourism areas imported 92,922 kilograms of prawns or shrimps at an ...
... of family members, she enrolled at the University of the South Pacific's School of Tourism and Hospitality Management in Namaka, Nadi. “Meeting ...
... was focused on preparing students for the demanding tourism sector. ... The competition begins tomorrow at the Fiji National University's Namaka ...
Team Fiji Navitalai Saqainamuaira and Viliame Ratului take a break after day two of the Fiji Airways/Tourism Fiji Oceania Laser Championship at the ...
FOR Kini Jamata, hospitality and caring are not just words. After providing palliative care for her aging mother until she passed 15 years ago, Ms ...
Like tourism, technology is very dynamic and equally vibrant. Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Siddiq ...
The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism under the Fijian Government have recently advertised for expression of interests for standardised roadside ...
FIJI'S Tourism Minister Faiyaz Koya says a digitally advanced tourism sector can improve local community empowerment and efficient resource ...
With this recollection, South Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) ... made those comments during the launch of the 'My Fiji Shark' initiative in Suva ...
My Fiji Shark initiative is a collaborative effort by UNDP, South Pacific Tourism Organisation and its ocean warriors from Beqa Adventure Divers.
Australian Brett Beyer finished two races in second and first place respectively in the 2018 Fiji Airways/Tourism Fiji Oceania Laser Championship at ...
He said the lack of moral leadership in Fiji showed that the nation had started to ... Air Terminal Services and the South Pacific Tourism Organisation.
TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada's move to legalize recreational marijuana this week is unlikely to immediately trigger a flood of pot-fueled tourism, ...
The beauty of Fiji's heritage sites was discovered by Mr Richards while ... would bring more jobs and income for the country in terms of tourism as most ...
Culinary advocate, Lance Seeto said: “For the first time in Fiji's tourism history, the country's most influential executive chefs have come together to ...
Fiji Sun's North Editor Shratika Naidu (front row, second from left), with fellow participants from Pacific Island countries taking part in the 2018 ...
Australian sailing coach Brett Beyer took out the inaugural Fiji Airways/Tourism Fiji Oceania Laser Master Championship at the Denarau waters ...
“So far, our journey forward has led us to record flows of tourism, trade and investment between our countries. Fiji remains a favoured destination for ...
Expect more international sailing events in the country after the success of the Fiji Airways/ Tourism Fiji Oceania Laser Masters Championship that ...
Fiji remains a favoured destination for Aussie tourists, with tourism earnings from the Australian market achieving a historic high last year of nearly $1 ...
... over 90 per cent of foreign visitors to Fiji, thus playing a central role in Fiji's tourism, the country's largest industry and source of employment.
We had a huge room decorated in the Fijian style to display Fijian goods and showcase our tourism and investment policies. The initiative enables us ...
The next day, the Duke and Duchess will leave Australia and travel by charter flight to Fiji's capital of Suva, to continue their 16-day tour of Australia, ...
He said Fiji remained a favored destination for Australian tourists, with tourism earnings from the Australian market achieving a historic high last year ...
But his party, which holds an absolute majority in the Fiji parliament, has ... Fiji's economy – based on tourism and the sugar industry – has grown at ...
Businesses and tourism bodies were hoping for a boost from the Royal couple's ... as K'gari by traditional owners — at the end of his official tour in 1994. ... and Meghan are scheduled to travel by charter flight to Fiji's capital of Suva, ...
Civil aviation is an integral part of the Fijian economy and transports over 90 percent of foreign visitors to Fiji, thus playing a central role in Fiji's tourism ...
The publicity that's been generated both internationally and locally about the royal visit brings great value to Fiji's Tourism industry. Fiji Hotel and ...
ONLY a week remains for submissions to the ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards (FETA). And the FETA organising committee has confirmed that ...
“Passenger expectation is important for modern airports. In this regard and to streamline travel, Fiji has also upgraded its security measures to ensure ...
“In small island states and developing countries, where tourism is a major ... He said in Fiji, villages needed to move because of climate change.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's royal tour resumed Tuesday, as they ... The Queen and her husband, Prince Philip, have visited Fiji six times ...
Duchess dazzles in diamonds and a 'Fijian Blue' designer dress ... Fiji is the latest stop on Harry and Meghan's 16-day tour which will see them also ...
Prince Harry downs local brew on 'nostalgic' Fiji trip with Meghan ... On the next stop of their first major tour, the royal couple were greeted by a striking ...
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex travelled to Fiji for the next leg of their 16-day trip, and they had a whole range of engagements to keep them busy.
Meghan Markle breaks ONE important rule 'considered an insult' in Fiji – can .... A tourism website in Fiji said: “Avoid wearing a hat in a village as it is ...
In the east, tourists once trekked to Cyrene, a site founded by Greeks and later expanded by Romans, nestled in the mountains some 200 km (124 ...
As the expectant couple continues their first joint royal tour, the pair stepped out on Monday in Fiji from the balcony of the Grand Pacific Hotel in Suva, ...
Fiji is the latest stop on Harry and Meghan's 16-day tour which will see them also travel to New Zealand, Tonga and then back to Australia.
Their one-night stay is expected to generate upwards of $6 million in publicity for the region's tourism industry. The couple then left for Fiji, and last ...
18 October 2018: The UN Development Programme (UNDP) and the South Pacific Tourism Organization (SPTO), in partnership with Beqa Adventure ...
TO FACILITATE the engagement of youths in the tourism industry, the Ministry of Youth and Sports is training 30 youths from all over the Western ...
*The Duke and Duchess arrives at Colo-i-Suva Forest Park and is received by the Permanent Secretary for Forests Bernadette Welch, Conservator of ...
Royal Tour: Prince Harry and Meghan in Fiji .... Vulaca, 86, spent a moment with the Duke, as he unveiled a dedication of the Colo-i-Suva forest.
Prince Harry paid homage to Fijian war veterans on Wednesday when he visited the Suva War Memorial. The royal traveled solo as Meghan Markle ...
To facilitate the engagement of youths in the tourism industry, the Ministry of Youth and Sports is currently training 30 youths from all over the Western ...
Prince Harry said Fiji and the UK shared deep ties. ... He said he was excited about Fiji's future, economic growth, tourism and social enterprise.
The Duke of Sussex has praised Fiji's leadership on environmental issues. ... Your economic growth, sustainable tourism development and social ...
While Harry traveled to Colo-i-Suva Forest Park on Wednesday, local time, ... The Zika virus has been detected in Fiji, and Harry and Meghan have ...
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex during a visit to a market in Suva, Fiji, ... Prince Harry and his wife Meghan are on day nine of their 16-day tour of ...
The Duchess of Sussex has been whisked through a market in the Fiji capital of ... Your economic growth, sustainable tourism development and social ...
Meghan chatted with one vendor and briefly greeted others at the Suva ... future of Fiji, your economic growth, sustainable tourism development and ...
THE Duchess of Sussex has been rushed through her visit to an indoor market in Fiji's capital due to concerns about the large crowd that had come to ...
The steady stream of hulking ships is emblematic of Fiji's popularity, and a major source of income. But the country's reliance on tourism, combined ...
Emily wrote on Twitter: "Fiji's tourism minister Faiyaz Kota, said the royal visit was 'tremendous', adding: 'Vatuvara is one of those islands you will not ...
SUVA, Fiji -- The Duchess of Sussex was rushed through her visit to an indoor market in ... Harry and Meghan travel in different style on Australia tour ...
With a rise in the tourism sector the Fijian Holding's Limited is looking into the ... Fareed says other than tourism, FHL is looking to further broaden their ...
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been enthusiastically welcomed by an adoring public in Fiji during their royal tour of the Pacific. Meghan, 37 ...
As the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continue their 16-day tour, the expecting couple arrived in Fiji on Monday. Fiji is a region that's been ...
THE normally impeccable Meghan Markle was left red-faced when she made an embarrassing faux pas as she touched down in Tonga with Prince ...
The annual tourism industry's supplier trade show – HOTEC 2018 is on at the Denarau Convention Centre at the Sheraton Fiji Resort next week.
Let's take into account what this will mean for our tourism industry. ... The cost of holidaying in Fiji goes up, the cost is passed onto our tourists, many of ...
They captivated the locals during their tour of Fiji – but Prince Harry and his pregnant wife Meghan Markle, now the Duchess of Sussex, snuck off for ...
Watch: Stunning HD video tour of Vatuvara Private Island resort, where ... Pacific's Suva campus, where Meghan gave her debut speech of the Tour.
The President of Fiji, Major General Jioji Konrote, gave a short speech ..... Tourism Minister Faiyaz Koya said of Harry and Meghan's trip to Fiji: 'We are ...
Fiji's tourism Minister Faiyaz Koya said of the Duke and Duchess trip to his country: "We are proud to host them. This is a worldwide event so it is ...
Tourism Minister Faiyaz Koya described the island as a paradise which showcases the Fijian spirit, as the Duke and Duchess conclude their three-day ...
Tourism Minister Faiyaz Koya confirmed the Duke and Duchess spent the night ... Speaking about their visit to Fiji, he said: "We are proud to host them.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex attend the unveiling of a statue commemorating Sergeant Talaiasi Labalaba, at Nadi Airport, in Nadi, Fiji.
Inside Harry and Meghan's private Fijian island escape .... “Vatuvara is one of those islands you will not forget,” Tourism Minister Faiyaz Koya told ...
But this visit is also an opportunity to learn more about the future of Fiji, your economic growth, sustainable tourism development and social enterprises ...
Tourism Minister Faiyaz Koya described the island as a paradise, adding: ... “It showcases the Fijian spirit and what we have as Fijian people.
A much-needed break! Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are smack dab in the middle of their royal tour of Australia, Fiji, Tonga, and New Zealand, but ...
Fiji's tourism minister Faiyaz Koya said: “We are proud to host them. It is tremendous for us. They are a couple with global appeal.” The pair returned to ...
Before the newlyweds left Fiji for the next stop on their 16-day tour, Tonga, they reportedly spent the night on a private Fijian island resort.
From their extensive trip to Australia, followed by visits to Fiji and the ... Per Scobie, Fiji's Minster for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Faiyaz Koya, said, ...
"We are proud to host them," Fiji's tourism minister told The Telegraph. "This is a worldwide event so it is tremendous for us. They are a couple with ...
Emily took to Twitter to share the news with royal watchers: “Fiji's tourism minister Faiyaz Kota, said the royal visit was 'tremendous', adding: 'Vatuvara ...
Per The Telegraph, Harry and Meghan managed to sneak in a private night's stay in Fiji, before they left for the next leg of their tour in Tonga.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's first official overseas tour has been filled with state dinners, walkabouts, and some truly stunning fashion.
The Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association and Fiji Commerce and Employers Federation are calling on politicians to be responsible and do the right thing ...
While Kensington Palace declined to comment, Fiji's Tourism Minister Fiayaz Koya said the area, east of the main island, was “beautiful and stunning”.
Despite their busy schedule, Harry and Meghan have found time to spend along during their whirlwind tour. Before the newlyweds left Fiji for the next ...
“I believe it will be helpful if we have direct flights to Fiji and other PICs and in this way many tourists will be happy to travel,” he said. “Most of the ...
SUVA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - On a royal tour to Fiji this week, Britain's Prince Harry drew attention to the climate change threat facing the ...
SUVA: On a royal tour to Fiji this week, Britain's Prince Harry drew attention to the climate change threat facing the island country's people on a daily ...
“Alternatively, he could have verified and had the luxury to consult and confirm with his fellow Cabinet Minister and Minister of Tourism and Trade in ...
He said the airport project, completed in just over a year by Fiji Airports, would have a domino effect that would revolutionise the entire travel ...
Fiji Airports executive chairman Faiz Khan said the face of domestic travel in Fiji will change as development continues. He said this taking into ...
... from financial institutions here in Fiji and staff members of the hotel and tourism industry that the Credit Card Fraud and Awareness Workshop would ...
With a growth in the tourism sector the Fijian Holding's Limited will soon invest in two four star hotels in Fiji. FHL Group Chief Executive Nouzab ...
THE opening of the new Water Authority of Fiji office in Savusavu town is ... In the past members of the community had to travel four kilometers to the ...
A press statement from the Fiji Commerce & Employers Federation and Fiji Hotel & Tourism Association (FCEF and FHTA) on national minimum wage ...
... that more could be done for the tourism industry. The self-motivated lass is also prepared if she is to represent Savusavu in the Miss Fiji Pageant this ...
Chandra Wati (left), 81, receives her grant cheque by the Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Faiyaz Koya, at Subrail Park in Labasa on October ...
She is the brand ambassador for Fiji Tourism and her Instagram handle is filled with breath-taking images of her snorkelling in the waters, enjoying the ...
APPLICATIONS are now open for the 2019 Fijian Tourism Expo (FTE) which will be held at the Denarau Island Convention Centre from May 22-24, ...
Schools around the country are no longer allowed to host tourists during school hours unless cleared by the Fiji Teachers Registration Board ...
Fantasha Lockington, Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association chief executive officer, says there are many reasons the public and tourism stakeholders ...
Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association President Dixon Seeto says the trade show provides maximum exposure and interaction for local and international ...
DEVELOPING a better understanding of Fiji's fresh produce demands for the tourism sector could reduce the food import bill and provide economic ...
... and Tourism Faiyaz Koya at the Valelevu grounds yesterday. “Today's event will bring the total number of businesses assisted in the Suva-Nausori ...
... the 1005 residents along the Suva-Nausori corridor, who received $1000 each from the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism yesterday under the ...
... Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya at the Nasinu grant disbursement at the Valelevu Ground yesterday. He said the Fijian Government had invested ...
THE Ministry of Agriculture and Ministry for Tourism have partnered with the Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association for the HOTEC Trade Show 2018 on ...
The Fiji Hotel and Tourism organised event was held at the Denarau Convention Centre from Thursday and ended on Friday. The Cake World ...
The Minstry of Agriculture with the Ministry of Industry, Trade & Tourism have partnered with the Fiji Hotel & Tourism Association (FHTA) in the annual ...
Hosted by the Sydney-based Diplomatic and Trade Mission, 'Fiji Diwali ... years across all sectors such as Manufacturing, Agriculture and Tourism.
Lucilla, from Italy, first came to Fiji to dive during a break from her busy fashion job in London. Robert, a German, visited Fiji to work in the local tourism ...
Biosecurity Authority of Fiji Chief Executive Officer Hillary Kumwenda ... Fiji Ministry of Agriculture and Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism.
Tourism boost Fijians economy. Mr Whitton thanked Accor, the sponsors and all the competitors in RTS 2018 for everything they did for the people of ...
TWENTY-one medals were bagged by students pursuing Hospitality and Tourism studies at the Fiji National University during the 2018 Culinaire ...
The Yachting Economic Impact Study of Fiji was carried out recently and presented to members of the tourism industry in Nadi today. The survey also ...
According to the report, the yachting tourism does not boast the large ... contribution that the Yachting tourism sector makes to the Fijian economy.
The study highlighted the important contribution that the yachting tourism sector makes to the Fiji economy, generating $59 Million per annum.
... of Fiji. The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya yesterday disbursed the fair share of mineral royalties to ...
These included: -Investment Fiji led by Manager Regional Development, Lisala Dyer. -Director Tourism at the Ministry of Industry, Trade, and Tourism ...
Competitors from Accor hotels in New Zealand, Australia and Fiji, and partner teams from House of Travel, Flight Centre, Rosie Holidays, JDE and ...
Farer Group Fiji is owned by couple Mr Yang and his wife Elena Pan and they operate three entities, Farer Train, Farer Dolphin and Farer Tour.
Tourists from Andora, Bulgaria, Bhutan, China, Cyprus, Ethiopia, Fiji, India, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Malta, Mauritius, Papua New ...
Today the main source of foreign exchange is the tourism industry and sugar ... The overall flavours of Fiji Indian cuisine are lighter and subtler.
The Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Lands and Mineral Resources, Faiyaz Siddiq Koya officiated at the Fijian Organic Launch at the Sofitel Fiji ...
Also present were the Fijian delegation consisted of senior officials from the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism (MITT), and Investment Fiji.
Speaking at the launch of the 2018 National Small and Medium Enterprise Awards, Board Director of the Fiji Development Bank Inia Naiyaga says this ...
Sponsored by Tourism Fiji and Fiji Airways Conference, sessions will run across Friday and Saturday with presentations from the Helloworld Travel ...
In the final weekend of campaigning, he has moved his FijiFirst Family Fun Days to the west, home to Fiji's key sugar and tourism industries and scene ...
While the result did not matter much to the player and fans, the players from the Fiji Deaf and Tourism Fiji-sponsored team created history being part of ...
Mr Naivutevute said tourism was an important earner for Fiji and the ... making offers on proposed integrated tourism development for that area but ...
... Will forge stronger links between vegetable farmers and the tourism industry to improve access to more lucrative direct markets;; Will revamp our rail ...
Apia played host to another cruise ship and its passengers of tourists yesterday morning — the second vessel to visit our shores in five days. The word ...
The Gallagher Chiefs also played in Suva last year, beating the ... Trade, Tourism in Fiji is "elated that the Gallagher Chiefs will be coming out to Fiji for ...
Sam Cane and his Chiefs side were the away team last time out in Suva, ... The Chiefs will play a Super Rugby game in Fiji for a fourth successive ... prime opportunity to showcase their country as a tourism and sporting destination.
Fiji Ports Corp accounts $15.22m divident payout to shareholders ... FPCL board chairman and Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism permanent ...
Fiji has not allowed the political tensions to affect its vital tourism industry, which promotes the Pacific nation's pristine, sunny beaches and friendly, ...
So much of Fiji felt thrillingly, spectacularly unfamiliar. Unlike many tourist destinations on this 52 Places trip, the real Fiji never seemed far away.
FijiFirst's supporters say it has helped heal racial divisions by introducing equal rights for Indian-Fijians, a sizeable minority brought in to work on ...
Fiji has not allowed the political tensions to take a toll on its vital tourism industry, which promotes the Pacific nation's pristine, sunny beaches and ...
It has also overseen a prosperous period for the tourism-driven economy, which is growing by more than three percent a year. Initially branded a ...
Coup-plagued Fiji goes to the polls ... It has also overseen a prosperous period for the tourism-driven economy, which is growing by more than 3% a ...
Fiji's incumbent prime minister holds a slim lead over his nearest rival in ... It has also overseen a prosperous period for the tourism-driven economy, ...
Fiji's second election since a 2006 military takeover — pitting one coup ... It has also overseen a prosperous period for the tourism-driven economy, ...
Fiji Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama appeared set for a comfortable ... has enjoyed sustained growth in its tourism-reliant economy under his watch.
Fiji Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama appeared set for a comfortable ... sustained growth in its tourism-reliant economy under Bainimarama's watch.
Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama is set to win re-election, with a ... It has also overseen a prosperous period for the tourism-driven economy, ...
Once trained, local farmers would be able to supply locally produced mushrooms for the tourism market in the country. China-Fiji JUNCAO Technology ...
The objective of Fijian tourism development plan to position Fiji as a $2.2 ... tourism industry is at an unprecedented level, reaching almost $2 billion.
It seems Fiji's efforts to emerge as a fully rounded tourism destination, and not just a honeymooners' paradise, are paying off. With a view to attracting ...
Fiji has always had yachting tourists but it could hardly have been calls an ... Yachting started to become a tourism industry about 40 years ago.
During the meeting with the leaders of Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Samoa, ... It's important to understand that the development of trade and tourism in ...
Despite tourism-fuelled economic growth in recent years, poverty remains ... While Fiji's government moved closer to China in response to Western ...
Wellington: Fiji's Prime Minister, Frank Bainimarama, is set to hold onto ... Despite tourism-fuelled economic growth in recent years, poverty remains ...
Fiji Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama's FijiFirst party is set for another term in power ... Mr Bainimarama was not in Fiji to hear the final result but told Fiji ... Despite tourism-fuelled economic growth in recent years, poverty remains ...
Despite tourism-fuelled economic growth in recent years, poverty remains widespread in Fiji and opposition leaders promised to raise the minimum ...
Former Fiji military strongman Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama, known ... nation of 920,000 has enjoyed sustained growth in its tourism-reliant economy.
Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama will stay in power for a second ... of 920,000 has enjoyed sustained growth in its tourism-reliant economy.
... the FijiFirst party's new parliament line-up are former minister for Lands and Mineral Resources and Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz ...
Fijian travel retailer Tappoo Duty Free is expecting 'at least' a 10% growth in ... This represents an increase of +6.4% on the previous year (Source: Fiji ...
Fiji Hotel & Tourism Association (FHTA) last night congratulated Prime Minister Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama, and his FijiFirst party on their success in ...
... Suva will be placed on a two-week work attachment at work places such as Narseys Plastic, Public Rental Board, Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association ...
Cruise Ship MV Maasdam spent a day at the capital city with 889 tourists and 569 crew members from across 30 countries roaming the streets of Suva.
ANOTHER 4 YEARS... Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama with FijiFirst party general secretary Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum at Borron House in Suva after ...
Not when you're in a flop-and-drop destination like Fiji, where relaxation ... If you don't want to get your hands dirty, there are other ways tourists can ...
“With the number of Chinese tourists and business people visiting Fiji and the Pacific increasing every year, it's important we provide more convenient ...
Fiji is a sea locked country meaning it has no land borders, hence, there is limited natural resources, which is why, the tourism industry is focusing on ...
SUVA, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- Pacific Trade Invest (PTI) Australia has identified a gap in the digital space for marketing tourism in the region including Fiji.
THE Fiji Hotel & Tourism Association (FHTA) has partnered with Pacific Trade Invest (PTI) Australia to make the digital tourism training free and ...
Pacific Trade Invest Project co-ordinator for Investment and Tourism Onorina Fugawai says this is an important tool to utilise for their businesses.
Premila Devi Kumar is the Minister Industry, Trade, Tourism, Local Government, Housing and Community Development and will be assisted by Vijay ...
Tourism is vital for Kenya's economy but it suffered in the early part of the decade after a series of abductions and attacks blamed on Somali militant ...
The former head of Fiji's consumer watchdog Premila Kumar takes on the heavyweight portfolios of industry, trade and tourism, local government and ...
Also sworn in were eight assistant ministers, including Vijay Nath is the Assistant Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Local Government, Housing ...
Meanwhile, Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association (FHTA) offered its sincere congratulations to the Fijian Government and the newly appointed Ministers ...
... Cabinet is Premila Kumar, the former CEO of the Consumer Council of Fiji. She is the new Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Local Government, ...
Carpenters Fiji have embarked on a multi-million-dollar foreshore development in Suva's Central Business District. Its subsidiary, Carpenters ...
The Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association has extended its support and commitment to work with its newly appointed line Minister. President, Dixon Seeto ...
The Honourable Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism;. Your Excellencies and members of the Diplomatic Corps. The Chairman, Board of Directors ...
“And of course nothing happens without a great team at Fiji Airways, who make it happen, and of course, the industry partners, the tourism industry ...
Team Fiji Airways was crowned the winner in the Vodafone sponsored ... the tourism industry and every stakeholder that works with Fiji Airways and ...
Rosie Travel Group won the HFC Best Large Business Operating Internationally award at the 2018 Prime Minister's International Business Awards at ...
The increase was driven by acquisition of the Mariott Denarau tourism assets which included the Sheraton Fiji Resort, the Westin Fiji Resort & Spa and ...
Many small to medium operators did not get the assistance needed to attend workshops that would put them in touch with real tourism dollars. Fiji ...
Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association CEO Fantasha Lockington highlighted one area in Fiji's tourism sector where a lot more focus needs to be and that ...
“He said this should help boost Zambia's tourism and create jobs, ... New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga on their first official tour since marrying in May.
And midway through a 16-day tour of Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and ... It was confirmed by Fiji's tourism Minister Faiyaz Koya that the Duke and ...
Currently passengers booking travel to Fiji through Qantas, fly with Fiji ... The move follows on from a significant boost to capacity on Australia-Fiji ...
THE South Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) has welcomed a new Tourism Planning Officer who will be part of their Sustainable Tourism ...
The facility was established to serve the rural people of Fiji with a clinic that continued to offer an expanding array of worldclass medical services.
There was uproar from the Opposition side today as Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Premila Kumar hit out at the Opposition's criticism of the ...
... Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia and could easily be adopted in Fiji. He said the local tourism industry will soon be worth an estimated $2 billion.
Newly appointed Fijian Tourism Minister Premila Kumar said in the Parliament on Wednesday that this particular fund was directed towards climate ...
The immensely popular Super Rugby game has generated a wealth of funds locally and has greatly boosted Fiji's tourism sector.
This has seen the industry reach its revenue targets well in advance of projections in our tourism development plan, known as Fijian Tourism 2021.
Tourism Fiji is working closely with Fiji Airways, inbound operators and Fijian tourism industry partners to give those four charter services full support.
The joint initiative was announced in Beijing by the China Youth Travel Service (CYTS) in partnership with Tourism Fiji and Rosie Travel. The theme ...
He added it was aligned to increasing the fund's value chain in the tourism and hospitality industry, a critical pillar of Fiji's economy. *More in ...
Tourism Fiji regional manager Greater China Vincent Zheng said Fiji will welcome four charter flights from two Chinese cities during 2019 Lunar New ...
THE Fiji National Provident Fund (FNPF) has increased its value chain in the tourism and hospitality industry after acquiring full ownership of Suva's ...
Fiji Tourism Bureau director Greater China region Vincent Zheng Jinrui said the charters are expected to serve 1100 Chinese tourists to Fiji.
THE possibility of growing medical tourism in the country will be one of the topics up for discussion during a medical conference in Nadi today.
Vijayawada: Minister for Tourism and Culture Bhuma Akhila Priya said that ... Akhila Priya explained the construction of Amaravati, temple tourism, ... those from the Netherlands, Myanmar, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Fiji, Guyana, ...
Nadi, a potential hub for medical tourism: Dr Raju ... angiogram and stents.” More on this story in today's edition of The Fiji Times and in our e-Edition.
Body bids for medical tourism hub ... be targeting, to promote Fiji as a centre of medical tourism starting off with conditions to do with heart diseases.”.
Australian High Commissioner to Fiji, John Feakes encouraged the ... There were a total of 13 students that graduated in Certificate III in Tourism and ...
SECTORAL performances in Fiji were broadly positive for the 2017- 2018 financial year with favourable outcomes emanating from electricity, tourism, ...
Investment Fiji acting general manager Ritesh Gosai said a total of 65 FIRC ... for the services sector followed by 12 for wholesale & retail, nine for tourism, ... was an indication of strong investor confidence in the Fijian economy.
WHILE Fiji enjoys a broad manufacturing industry including the tourism market, we continue to face challenges in the agriculture industry. The banana ...
This means Fiji will see an increase in visitors, which would be a win-win situation for all stakeholders in the tourism industry. While many major ...
... able to showcase the potential in Fiji not only from a stock market perspective or capital market perspective but from a tourism perspective as well.”.
THE Fiji National University will soon construct a state of the art million dollar four-storey complex for its College of Business, Hospitality and Tourism.
Fiji to host World Exchange Congress in 2020 ... With the South Pacific Stock Exchange signing the agreement in Suva this morning ... a stock market perspective or capital market perspective but from a tourism perspective as well.”.
Ms Narayan added this will help Fiji get recognised as both an international profile tourism destination and for its attractive investment opportunities.
... the construction of the Fiji National University's new building to house the College of Business, Hospitality and Tourism Studies in Nasinu yesterday.
Fiji National University Vice Chancellor Professor Nigel Healey with Minister for Education, Heritage and Arts Rosy Akbar after the contract signing for ...
WHILE most tourism properties are chasing the international tourist dollar, Shangri-La's Fijian Resort and Spa has set its sights on enticing a larger ...
ONCE upon a time Shangri-La's Fijian Resort and Spa was the premier ... of other activities — we are at a whole new level as a tourism destination.”.
FIJI remains an attractive destination for world travellers despite stiff competition from other markets, says Shangri-La's Fijian Resort and Spa general ...
... Centre (NTPC) Department of Hospitality and Tourism graduation ceremony at the Fiji National University (FNU), Nadi Campus, on December 5.
... Hospitality and Tourism graduation ceremony at the Fiji National University (FNU), Nadi Campus, on December 5, 2018. Photo: Nicolette Chambers.
So says one of Fiji's Executive Chefs, Lance Seeto, who was man behind the ... “In Fiji we have an advantage because tourism is our stronger industry, ...
Royal Air Maroc Joins Oneworld, Fiji Airways Becomes First Oneworld Connect ... Its members will be able to collect miles and travel between member ...
Tourism and retail sectors around Fiji now have greater access to more varieties of fresh fruits and vegetables thanks to this modern cold storage ...
Fiji Airways starts operating Oneworld Connect programme ... the in-bound tourism that is so vital to our home nation and our region,” says Fiji Airways ...
The list is based on the sales of various island tourism products and users' behavior such as ... Rounding out the top five destinations were Palau, Fiji, Tahiti, and Guam. ... China will host the China and Pacific Tourism Year 2019.
... Centre (NTPC) Department of Hospitality and Tourism graduation ceremony at the Fiji National University (FNU), Nadi Campus on Wednesday.
Mr Tagicakiverata said the tourism industry was a key industry in Fiji because it was the biggest revenue earner which provided direct and indirect ...
A number of campuses from the Fiji National University will be undergoing ... building College of Business, Hospitality and Tourism Studies Building.
The South Pacific Tourism Organization conducted a three day training workshop for the implementation of an upcoming air visitors survey set to take ...
A TOTAL of 293 students from the College of Business, Hospitality and Tourism studies graduated today from the Fiji National University.
... address while officiating at the Fiji National University's (FNU) College of Business, Hospitality and Tourism Studies (CBHTS) graduation yesterday.
Ms Soli graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce at College of Business, Hospitality and Tourism Studies graduation at FMF Gymnasium, Suva ...
Ana Tau Tawanakoro (second from left) and Iliana Turagabeci with their family members after the Fiji National University graduation ceremony on ...
... with the support of local Government and other partners including BSP, Tourism Fiji, Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), ...
THE ownership of Warwick Fiji is committed to the resort and to Fiji and they have plans to continue to boost the country as a major tourist destination.
The Naviti Resort staff members represented not only the staff members and management but the tourism industry as a whole lightning up The Fiji ...
The post of Ms Qereqeretabua, which Mr Sayed-Khaiyum highlighted was when a Tourism Fiji staff had incorrectly translated toilet as Vale ni Lotu.
“I plan to use this package to start up my bee farm and integrate it into an eco-tourism destination. “I am just waiting to receive the title to the 321 acres ...
The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism is looking into separating the approval processes of small and big businesses into two separate systems.
Addressing the youths at the two-day workshop in Suva yesterday, Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism director Economics Sekove Tamanitoakula ...
India's High Commissioner to Fiji Vishvas Sapkal hands over the cheque to Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Local Government, Housing and ...
The next leg heads to the Pacific islands, stopping in Hawaii, Samoa and Fiji. Following a stop in Auckland in New Zealand, passengers will visit ...
BETHLEHEM, West Bank (Reuters) – Bethlehem is enjoying its busiest Christmas season on record, the Palestinian Ministry of Tourism said on ...
MINISTER for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Local Government, Housing and ... Mrs Kumar said Fiji should learn from India in regards to the growth of ...
This was underscored by the Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism Shaheen Ali to participants at the 2018 Tourism Fiji's ...
Travel and tourism sector takes steps towards carbon neutrality by 2050 ... “We are already experiencing the impacts of climate change in Fiji and in ...
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and UN Climate Change ... “We are already experiencing the impacts of climate change in Fiji and in the ...
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Local Government and Community Development Premila Kumar said Tourism Fiji's 2019 Calendar of Activities ...
TOURISM Ministry permanent secretary Shaheen Ali opened Tourism Fiji's 2018 Industry Day saying the sector was poised for another record ...
Ali also stressed that tourism remains to be Fiji's largest employer, with strong linkages to other sectors, such as, construction, transport, infrastructure, ...
Inia Seruiratu, Fiji's minister for defence and national security, warned: “We are already experiencing the impacts of climate change in Fiji and in the ...
“We are already experiencing the impacts of climate change in Fiji and in the rest of our Pacific Island countries,” said High-Level Climate Champion ...
TOURISM Fiji will roll out a unique program called Bulanaire next year. CEO Matthew Stoeckel said the program was one of many ways it would add ...
“In Fiji, Tourism revenue is extremely important for the economy and making sure that Fiji is safe and secure place to come and spend their money is ...
Total earnings from tourism this year was expected to be around $2.08 billion, compared to $1.92 bn in 2017. This is an increase of eight per cent and ...
As of December 2018, there have been over 480 applications for the Young Entrepreneur Scheme, the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism has ...
In a press statement released today Fiji Airports the award is from Traveller Guide that critiques best and worst tourism or travel related experiences.
Suva, Fiji, December 13, 2018—IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is partnering with the Fijian Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism and the ...
A new study will be put together to explore ways to boost the benefits of cruises to Fiji's Economy. The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism has ...
THE number of cruise passengers arriving in Fiji has more than trebled since 2010 with more than 180,000 people visiting by ships last year, says ...
GOVERNMENT Members of Parliament began exiting the Suvavou House in Suva after 1pm today. Rohit Sharma was the first to come out of the ...
FIJI earned $10.4 million in cruise earnings last year, a 15 per cent increase compared with 2016, says Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism ...
A SIX month study on cruise industry has been launched which will see the way forward for the lucrative part of Fiji's tourism sector. With Fiji earning ...
“I then left behind my family on Vanua Levu to travel to attend tertiary education in Suva and enrolled in a tourism and hospitality course at the TPAF ...
We remain optimistic on Fiji's tourism sector, and we believe that it will be a key driver of the economy's 10th consecutive year of expansion in 2019.
Fiji was not represented at the regional pageant which was held in ... And while a date and venue is yet to be announced for the Miss Fiji pageant, the 12 ... Trade, Tourism, Local Government, Housing and Community Development ...
Minister for Industry, Trade, Tourism, Local Government, Housing and Community Development Premila Kumar with the twelve winning town and city ...
From left: President of Fiji Major General (ret'd) Jioji Konrote, Rosie Holidays Fiji creative directors Brigid Whitton and Rosie Holidays managing ...