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Khaiyum’s hypocrisy on climate change

AG Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum travels all the way to New York to tell the world that “Fiji as a small island nation was held hostage to the climate crisis”.(FT 19 July) While back at home, his government appears to be letting…

The incurable malady of our sugar mills

FSC should stop playing games with glowing reports of multi-million dollar mill refurbishments and high crush figures when none of its three mills is performing to industry standards. Despite the highly upbeat reports by FSC’s chief executive Graham Clark, it…

Investigate secret deal: Labour

Fiji Labour Party has called on the FCCC to inquire into the secret FEA/EFL agreement with Telesource (Fiji) Ltd and its successor Pernix (Fiji) Ltd, to operate and maintain its diesel stations at Kinoya and Vuda. Details of FEA’s agreement…

EFL misrepresenting facts, says Labour

Energy Fiji Ltd’s CEO Hasmukh Patel is misrepresenting facts by claiming that EFL has lost $100m over the past years because of a decrease in electricity tariff in 2013, says Labour Leader Mahendra Chaudhry. Speaking to members of the Nadi…

Government misleading ILO on union rights

The Fiji Government is misleading the ILO Conference currently underway in Geneva with commitments by its Permanent Secretary for Employment and Industrial Relations Osea Cawaru that his government will uphold trade union and workers rights. These rights were under assault…