Fiji is a South Pacific island nation with over 350 islands and islets, approximately 100 of which are inhabited. The capital of Fiji is Suva. Once a leader of Pacific democracies, Fiji has been under military rule since 2006. Since the government's abrogation of Fiji's Constitution in April 2009, the government has ruled by decree and enforced Public Emergency Regulations that limit basic freedoms.
You get what you give ? ?Every little thing is going to be all right?
?As a child, I had wanted to become a teacher, an English teacher, but I never in my wildest dreams imagined I?d be a market vendor one day,? he said. ?And since childhood, I?ve always known my mother ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 07 May 2022 02:02:00 GMT
Why Rotuma is unique in NZ\'s Pacific language celebrations
Stuff's Rotuman journalist Christine Rovoi shares her own personal journey of language learning as the Aotearoa languages festival begins with a week-long celebration of the Rotuman culture.
Publ.Date : Wed, 11 May 2022 15:49:00 GMT
$5 Million Music Academy In Nadi
An ambitious investment plan proposal to open a $5 million music academy in Nadi by next year has been launched. Fantasy Island, at Wailoaloa, Nadi, has advertised the multi-million dollar integrated ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 07 May 2022 16:54:00 GMT
Fiji?s visitor numbers continue upward trend
More than 48,000 people have visited Fiji for the first quarter of this year. This is a welcome number as our borders remained shut for two years and only opening up in December last year. Tourism ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 12 May 2022 17:52:00 GMT
Jioji Vai: Identity, culture connections and Rotuma
For the record, Rotuma is a Fijian dependency about 650km northwest of Fiji. There are fewer than 2000 Rotumans on the island, more than 10,000 on the main island of Fiji and almo ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 08 May 2022 11:00:00 GMT
Rotuman Language Week: \'My love-hate relationship with my mother tongue\'
I was born in Suva, Fiji, but spent my formative years in Rotuma ... for primary school where it was acceptable practice then for teachers to hit and humiliate children if they spoke their mother ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 07 May 2022 13:29:00 GMT
What every girl should know
Pakistan needs to start removing the stigma society attaches to menstruation, argues Mahwish Gul. She has been instrumental in developing #HelpSaira, a new digital app aimed at teenage girls that offe ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 13 May 2022 04:44:00 GMT
Japan, Fiji to strengthen ties toward free, open Indo-Pacific
Japan and Fiji confirmed Saturday they will continue closely cooperating for peace and stability in the Pacific region as they shared concerns over a recent security deal between China and the Solomon ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 07 May 2022 23:00:00 GMT
Fiji pauses US seizure of Russia-linked superyacht Amadea
A Fiji court has suspended the execution of a US warrant to seize a $300 million superyacht Washington claims is owned by sanctioned Russian oligarch Suleiman Kerimov, prosecutors said. The 348-foot ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 08 May 2022 18:49:00 GMT