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Three cases of unexplained wealth under investigation in Fiji, Digitisation can eradicate black economy
By Online Editor
10:39 pm GMT+12, 17/09/2019, Fiji
“As long as there’s cash dealing in the economy, that’s exactly what black economy is all about. There is a tendency that there’ll be revenue leakages and I think that’s where we need to appreciate the broader picture initiative of the government in terms of digitizing… Read more

Forum Fisheries Agency: 40 years of Pacific Island cooperation
Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Women, Senator Marise Payne, and Assi
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Malaita Premier: why we are against switching ties
 Malaita Premier Daniel Suidani says there are four reasons why his government is not sup
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High seas fisheries patrol completed
A multi-national, interagency, high seas fisheries patrol in support of the sustainable manage
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APTC and the Government of Nauru sign hosting agreement
A milestone in strengthening collaboration for skills development and working closely with key
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Fijian Competition and Consumer Commission denies 17.27 percent electricity tariff increase
 After nationwide consultation and comprehensive analysis of EFL’s expenditure and
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Samoa opens branch of Maritime Technology Cooperation Centre in the Pacific
The Samoan branch of the Maritime Technology Cooperation Centre in the Pacific (MTCC) Office w
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ADB, Samoa sign grant agreement to rehabilitate and upgrade Apia port
Apia Port, first established in the early 1900s, will soon be a safer, more secure, and greene
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Harvest of tuna, social issues affect supply chain: Official
Sustainable harvesting of tuna remains an important theme while social issues are now no less
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Policies eyed for tuna
Increasing downstream processing and accessing greater market opportunities for the country&rs
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Central Bank of Solomon Islands advises against borrowing from China
The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) says the country will not be able to absorb any add
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Fiji alarm over Qantas plan to increase flights
 Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama has expressed his alarm to Scott Morrison about
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Daily services to Fiji is for short period: Qantas
Qantas has today clarified that they will operate a daily service to Fiji for a short period o
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NZ to fund efforts to combat rhino beetle in Pacific
New Zealand has announced a US$11.5 million funding focus on efforts to combat the invasive co
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PNG PM Marape call for economic independence
Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape has called on Papua New Guineans to unite to achi
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Fiji Airways CEO warns Qantas' "aggressive" move into Fiji will damage local economy
Fiji Airways CEO has spoken out against Qantas’ expansion into the Fiji market, labellin
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ADB, Tonga sign grant agreement to develop renewable energy
Three grant agreements that will fund the development and implementation of renewable energy p
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ADB, Tonga sign agreement for ongoing urban project
The Government of Australia has provided a $290,000 (AU$400,000) grant as additional financing
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15/09/2019 - PM Bainimarama urges Fijian diaspora in Sydnet to invest in Fiji
15/09/2019 - Big vessels ‘steal’ fish from Cook Islands
15/09/2019 - Collapse of PNG deep-sea mining venture sparks calls for moratorium
12/09/2019 - Licensed Tuna vessels blamed for exploitation: FFA
12/09/2019 - StarKist to pay $100 million fine in tuna price-fixing case
12/09/2019 - Samoa PM Tuilaepa rallies Pacific nations to fight over-fishing
12/09/2019 - Report finds transshipments in Western, Central Pacific liikely underreported
12/09/2019 - PNG Government: Put sustainability on fisheries forum table
12/09/2019 - Climate change impacts on agenda at fisheries forum
11/09/2019 - Illegal fishing drains US$152 million
11/09/2019 - Tuna processing, fishing industry unhappy with fee
11/09/2019 - Fiji Airways’ A350 XWB set to liven up the skies
11/09/2019 - K1billion to help Bougainville economy
11/09/2019 - PNG Fisheries authority faces dilemma on funding front
11/09/2019 - PNG media prepped to tell “fish-story” ahead of Seventh Pacific Tuna Forum
10/09/2019 - ADB's $65 million loan to support greater private sector investment and participation in Fiji
10/09/2019 - Fijian economy stands at $11billion: Fiji Revenue and Customs
10/09/2019 - Vessels reflagging to other countries concern: PNG Fisheries Association
10/09/2019 - Reflagged vessels may lose big: FFA
10/09/2019 - Pacific tuna stocks in good health
10/09/2019 - ADB President, Australian Treasurer discuss need for investment in the Pacific
10/09/2019 - Aircalin modernises cabin connectivity with SITAONAIR
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