Politics

25th April

Consultative process with two unions needed: FTU

THERE is a need for the Education Ministry to convene a consultative process with the two teacher unions. This call was made by the Fiji Teachers Union (FTU) in its 2019 resolution stating that the...

Call to halt staff recruitment

THE Fiji Teachers Union (FTU) is calling on the Education Ministry to put on hold all its staff recruitment. Members of the union in its resolution stated that the ministry must put on hold the recruitment process until the Open Merit Recruitment System (OMRS) was fine-tuned to the needs of the ministry and its stakeholders....

24th April

Northerners submission on Registration of the Sex Offenders Bill

POSITIVE response and submissions were made at the public consultation over the Registration of the Sex Offenders Bill 2018 in Macuata this afternoon. Alvick Maharaj, chairperson of the Standing Committee on Justice, Law and Human Rights on the Registration of the Sex Offenders Bill 2018 thanked the community for making good use of the opportunity...

Fiji-German bilateral relations

GERMANY’S non-resident Ambassador to Fiji Gerhard Thiedemann is confident that the Fiji-German bilateral relations will flourish going forward. The outgoing ambassador met with Defence and Foreign Affairs Minister Inia Seruiratu last week for a farewell courtesy call following the conclusion of his three-year term in the Pacific, including Fiji. He said one of the highlights...

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