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Reflections on 50 years of independence…

Fiji became a sovereign state, joining the comity of nations 50 years ago. But our people, as a whole, have yet to reclaim the freedoms they lost in the wake of the four coups that have dealt a crushing blow…

Transparency in Governance

There is little doubt about why the Bainimarama government has not, in its six years in office as an elected government, enacted enabling legislation to check corruption and abuse of office – as provided for in its own 2013 Constitution:…

Digging Deeper into Fiji Airways

Fiji Airways Chief Executive Andre Viljoen deserves a rap on the knuckles for his comment that the airline does not respond to political statements, says Labour Leader Mahendra Chaudhry. He must not forget that the people of Fiji are the…

Testing Times for Fiji Airways

Fiji Airways must come up with a viable rescue plan amidst concerns that borders with our major source markets, Australia and New Zealand are not likely to open anytime soon. “The national airline is unlikely to survive without a comprehensive…