A New Zealand contractor has gone out of business after having been robbed for the 30th time since arriving in Fiji nine nine years ago.
Tom Gollop, a building constructor and owner of Craftsman Company, is estimated to have incurred a loss of more than $40,000, within the nine years, the Fiji Times reported.
On 23rd April the company was broken into the ninth time and robbed of machinery worth $9,000.
Mr Gollop said he would lay off his 7 employees. He expressed his anger towards the police for failing to take any action despite being aware of the robberies.
He said that he would not like to invest in a country that did not take care of its investors.
Police Commissioner, Moses Driver called the happenings unfortunate and denied his allegation that the police was not doing anything.