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Grace Road and its Fiji nexus

Attorney General Khaiyum says that the operations of Grace Road in Fiji were not affected with the arrest of its owner and cult leader Shin Ok-Joo in Seoul. But Police Commissioner Qiliho announced that Police had commenced preliminary investigations into…

Is another bus fare increase on the way?

Bus operators are agitating for a fare increase following the recent hike in fuel prices.  But have not yet made a formal submission to the proper authorities for an increase.   Fiji Labour Party asks what has happened to the…

Questionable legacy of the Bainimarama government

The Bainimarama government has left a legacy of  crippling national debts, more and more taxes and rising costs of living after 11 years in government, says Labour Leader Mahendra Chaudhry. Just before leaving for yet another overseas jaunt, this time…

Crime rate in Fiji is high: Labour’s Aman Singh

A major cause of concern is the recent closure of a number of Community Police Posts throughout the country. This has left communities with high crime rates vulnerable to thieves and gangsters. In a number of  cases, appeals by residents…

Grim picture of real poverty in Fiji

An average national figure distorts the true and grim picture of real poverty in Fiji. There is gross regional disparity in rates of poverty: Mahendra Chaudhry As a responsible political party, the Fiji Labour Party does not manipulate or concoct…