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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…

Keeping FNPF in check

The Fund is a superannuation Trust worth billions in assets and members’ savings. It must be managed to the highest ethical standards, free from political control, interference or influence: Mahendra Chaudhry FNPF embarked on a $23m retail development complex on…

Cowboy rides on our roads

Fiji Labour Party has called on the Fiji Roads Authority to account for the massive $3billion it has received in the last 7 years to keep our roads motorable. “Most roads are so riddled with potholes that driving on them…

Fijian footprints over USP saga

Education Minister Rosy Akbar denies government interference in the affairs of USP, following the recent ruckus over the suspension of Vice Chancellor Prof Pal Ahluwalia. This is hard to accept considering that Prof Ahluwalia was specifically targeted by a top…

Winston Thompson must go: Chaudhry

USP Pro-Chancellor Winston Thompson must step down forthwith as he has lost the confidence of the USP Council, and the students and staff of the university, says FLP Leader Mahendra Chaudhry. “Professional accountability demands that Mr Thompson as one of…