Indian Minister asks Indo-Fijians to promote Hindi and Sanskrit

Tribute to Girmityas  139th Anniversary A visiting Indian Minister has said that the descants of Girmityas have played an inte­gral part in the development of Fiji over the years and that they must preserve and promote their identity through Sanskrit and Hindi. Minister of State for Human Resource De­velopment and Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Satya…

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Bainimarama-Ardern meet thaws relations

Supplied Content Fiji and New Zealand have explored new opportunities to increase flows of bilateral trade and investment during a meeting between Prime Minister Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama and his New Zea­land counterpart Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern in London on April 19, 2018. The Prime ministers met on the side-lines of the Commonwealth Heads of Govern­ments Meeting (CHOGM) held in the…

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New initiatives for cyclone-affected victims in Fiji

Venkat Raman Fiji’s Prime Minister Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama has announced a new set of measures to provide relief to the victims of Tropical Cyclones Josie and Keni that devastated the country, killing at least eight people and destroying properties. Called, ‘Cyclone Assistance Relief Effort (CARE) for Fiji’ the new initiative has been designed to offer relief and assistance to flood…

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