Commission rates will be reduced
The commission rate charged by Vodafone Fiji to bus companies for e-ticketing will be reduced from 4.5 percent to 3.5 percent.
July 17, 2021 4:05 pm
No VAT for Climate and Disaster Risk Micro-insurance products
The government has announced that VAT exemption will now be provided to all Climate and Disaster Risk Micro-insurance products.
July 17, 2021 3:55 pm
Permanent Secretaries warned
The Permanent Secretaries will be severely reprimanded for any violations.
July 17, 2021 12:45 pm
FNPF contribution will increase by one percent
The Government will increase the Fiji National Provident Fund employer and employee contribution from 5% to 6% from 1st January 2022 through 31st December 2022.
July 17, 2021 12:37 pm
$72m for Sugar Industry
In an effort to support the livelihoods of Fijians in the Sugar industry, Government has provided a three-year minimum guaranteed cane price of $85 dollars per tonne.
July 17, 2021 12:30 pm
Taxi bases scrapped, open taxi ranks to be introduced
Municipal taxi bases and stands will be removed.
July 17, 2021 12:16 pm
Government develops vaccine passports
The Fijian Government is developing secure vaccine passports which are essentially digital vaccination certificates.
July 17, 2021 12:12 pm
New investments in recycling sector will be incentivized
Any new investment in a recycling business will be granted a tax holiday and a duty concession package.
July 17, 2021 12:01 pm
Over $1m allocated for kidney dialysis treatment
The Government has provided $1.5m to subsidize kidney dialysis treatment.
July 17, 2021 11:46 am
Government to pay stall fees for a year
In an effort to support all full casual and market vendors in Fiji – the Government has announced $2.6m to pay the full stall market fee for one year starting from 1st August.
July 17, 2021 11:36 am
COVID-19 affected Fiji gets new budget
The government has announced its latest budget, with the Minister for Economy saying it is tough times which calls for best measures for Fiji and her people.
July 16, 2021 10:02 pm
Tax incentives to try and revive tourism industry
In an effort to try and revive the tourism industry, additional tax incentives have been announced.