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  1. New Ba Hospital to benefit around 140,000 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fiji Village

    While speaking at the official foundation laying for the new Ba hospital, Assistant Health Minister Veena Bhatnagar says it will be a bridge between Tavua & Rakiraki Sub divisional Hospitals and Lautoka Hospital. Bhatnagar says people in Ba, RakiRaki and Tavua will benefit from this new development as they will no longer have to travel to Lautoka for health care services.

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  2. $300,000 passenger vessel for Yasawa-i-Rara villagersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fiji Times

    VILLAGERS in northern Yasawa now have the ease of travel with the launch yesterday of a new 60-passenger boat. The $300,000 vessel was officially handed over by Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama to the Yavusa o Bouwaqa of Teci Village at the Lautoka wharf on Friday.

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  3. Nadroga soccer on BOG missionRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Fiji Times

    Update: 1:07PM THE Gecko Trucking sponsored Nadroga soccer team has strict guidelines for players who will represent the district at the Inkk Mobile Battle of the Giants tournament which starts this weekend. "There are no two ways about it.

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  4. Nadro, Suva, Nadi inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Fiji Times

    JACK'S Nadi, BLK Nadroga Stallions and Suva have confirmed their spots in the Skipper Cup semi-finals after the completion of round 10 of games at the weekend. Points' table leader Nadi have secured a home semi-final after their 8-6 win over Suva last week and need a win to cement their position at the top.

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  5. Seniteteva rules Navosa netball tournamentRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Fiji Times

    NADI club Seniteteva returned home $500 richer yesterday after winning the Navosa Netball Association Tako Lavo tournament at Vatureba Park. The side beat Lautoka club KBL Shine On 16-13 in a closely-contest final.

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  6. Janhvi scoops top awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Fiji Times

    Janhvi Kant of Xavier College after receiving her Best Actress Award during the HFC Bank Kula Film Awards night at the Civic Centre Auditorium in Suva last night. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU This was highlighted by the Film Fiji chairperson, Shaenaz Voss, at last night's HFC Bank Kula Film Awards 2015 at the Suva Civic Centre.

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  7. Wellington airport set to break international passenger records in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Stuff.co.nz

    July is expected to be the busiest month for international passengers at Wellington Airport. The airport plans to expand its terminal to cope with growth.

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  8. Salad Bowl favourites to win tourneyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Fiji Times

    Youngster Ivamere Soko's Salad Bowl club is among the early favourites for Saturday's $500 Navosa Netball Association Tako Lavo tournament at Vatureba Park. The 18-year-old, a student of Sigatoka Methodist College, is a quality goal shooter and a future national rep in the making.

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  9. SPSE, stockbroking firms host investor education down westRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Fiji Times

    Update: 3:25PM THE South Pacific Stock Exchange in partnership with Fiji's three licensed stockbroking firms will be visiting the Western Division on July 29 to hold its annual Investment Seminar and Broker Consultation Session at the Tanoa Waterfront Hotel in Lautoka. Firstly, an investment awareness seminar aimed at providing the public with information about the SPSE and more importantly, to present the benefits of investing in shares as a means of achieving one's future financial goals and offer advice on how to start investing in SPSE listed companies.

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  10. TFL returns to profit, ending five years of consecutive lossesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    TFL's turnaround was aided, it said, by the sale of its asset, Ganilau House in Suva. TeleGeography notes that ), a holding company owned by Fiji National Provident Fund and the government of Fiji ; the remaining chief executive officer Mothilal De Silva said that telco's turnaround was achieved 'through persistent initiatives addressing key business performance areas'.

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  11. We greet and part, it's all part of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Fiji Times

    Tui Wainunu Ratu Orisi Baleitavea, right, chats with Anita and Rob Macgregor after their return from Dama Village. Picture: SERAFINA SILAITOGA As we publish this final segment of the Macgregor family story and their return to Dama Village in Bua.

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  12. Carnival fever in cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Fiji Times

    THE five contestants in this year's Farmers Carnival are ready for the week-long event, says committee chairman Udit Narayan. "We have a very exciting program lined for the contestants.

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  13. Tonga to test Flying Fijians XVRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Fiji Times

    Former Flying Fijians skipper Mosese Rauluni, left, watches a backline move during a training session at Bidesi grounds in Laucala Bay, Suva on Monday. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU SOMETIMES we have to lose a battle in order to win the war.

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  14. Australian in custody over 50kg cocaine bust in FijiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | ABC News

    An Australian is in Fiji police custody after being found in possession of 50 kilograms of cocaine worth $9.6 million, local police say. The statement released by Fiji police's chief of investigations and intelligence, Henry Brown, said two men, an Australian and a Fijian, were apprehended near the Vuda Point Marina in Lautoka on Monday with parcels of the drug found in their vehicle.

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  15. Maxie shares stories of musical inspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Fiji Times

    Maxie Columbus hands over an electric guitar to Ratulevu Sorovoki flanked by Matereti Sarasau and Simione Kuruvoli at the GPH on Tuesday July 14, 2015. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA NOWADAYS, Simione Kuruvoli uses his hands to knead away aches and pains from rugby gladiators who are lucky enough to don the national jersey.

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  16. $15m bustRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Fiji Times

    A FIJIAN and an Australian are in police custody after they were found in possession of 50kilograms of cocaine valued at $15million. Police chief of investigations and intelligence ACP Henry Brown said the seizure was made on Monday afternoon in Saweni, Lautoka through a joint collaboration between the Fiji Police Force, Australian Federal Police and Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority.

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  17. ADB predicts unstable Pacific economies in 2015-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Matangi Tonga

    The economies of 14 developing member countries in the Pacific are expected to be unstable during 2015-2016, according to Pacific Economic Monitor Midyear Review, launched by the Asian Development Bank in Suva today, 15 July. "a the first full-year of natural gas exports from Papua New Guinea, along with strong tourism activity in Fiji and Palau, are seen to sustain growth across the Pacific at close to a double-digit rate in 2015," said Xianbin Yao, Director General of The Fijian economy is projected to accelerate in 2016 with the expected commencement of development projects stemming from Fiji's re-engagement with development partners.

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  18. Film festivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Fiji Times

    FIJI National University will host its Fiji Film Festival with Film Fiji for the sixth time on July 17-July 23. The Fiji Film Festival is also in collaboration with the Embassy of China, Embassy of the US, High Commission of India and High Commission of Australia combined with a sponsorship of $4500 by the Bank of Baroda. Bank of Baroda chief executive officer Govind Singh Rajput said they had sponsored the Fiji Film Festival for the second consecutive year and would continue to sponsor the festival.

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  19. Tough assignmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Fiji Times

    Maria Lutua looks for support as Nina Cirikisuva closes in defence during a Fiji Pearls training session in Suva. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU PREPARATIONS for the Fiji Pearls three international assignments that begin next week at the Pacific Games in Port Moresby is well on track although the team has yet to receive their visas to travel to the Netball World Cup in Sydney, Australia.

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  20. Phoebe in Fiji to teach swimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | The Ararat Advertiser

    Phoebe Brady with Fijian swimming teacher Siteri. Phoebe spent time with students form Basden College, Suva, teaching them swimming and survival skills.

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