Government allocates budget for job support scheme
The government has allocated $2 million for the “Stronger Together” Job Support Scheme.
July 17, 2022 8:10 am
Budget maps strong way forward: WAF
The Water Authority of Fiji says it is encouraging to see government focusing on a people-centric approach through the provision of robust water infrastructure.
July 16, 2022 4:10 pm
Consumer watchdog welcomes budget
The 2022–2023 National Budget will provide much-needed income support and relief to households affected by cost-of-living pressures.
July 16, 2022 2:10 pm
Budget shows care and balance: Sharma
The Sugar Cane Growers Fund says the budget shows care and is balanced.
July 16, 2022 1:30 pm
Opposition do worse than tolerate corruption, statement not fair says Gavoka
Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum took time to condemn corruption while announcing the 2022-2023 National Budget last night.
July 16, 2022 11:15 am
The Bula Boom is back says Sayed-Khaiyum
Minister for Economy, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum while delivering the 2022-23 National Budget has told the nation that the ‘Bula Boom’ is back.
July 15, 2022 9:30 pm
Increase in vehicle duty announced
The Government is making moves to ensure Fiji becomes a less carbon-reliant and more energy-secure society.
July 15, 2022 9:28 pm
Major boost for tertiary students in 2022-23 budget
To boost employment in the construction sector, the government has announced one-off grants of up to $500 per student for those who do not meet the eligibility for scholarships and study loans.
July 15, 2022 9:25 pm
$60m inflation mitigation announced
The Government has tonight unveiled a six-month $60 million inflation mitigation package to add another buffer between people’s budget and the rising price of goods.
July 15, 2022 9:20 pm
Zero-VAT on 21 items continue
The Value Added Tax exemption on 21 essential consumer items will continue.
July 15, 2022 9:15 pm
$376.7m set aside for Fiji’s road network
The Fiji Roads Authority has been allocated a sum of $376.7 million for the effective management and development of Fiji’s road network in the 2022-23 financial year.
July 15, 2022 9:12 pm
10% bus fare subsidy announced
Over 100,000 existing social welfare recipients will benefit from the assistance provided by the government.