Government to work on new development plan
From next year on, the Coalition Government will be working on a new development plan.
July 2, 2023 12:48 pm
Balanced budget says Ditoka
It is quite a balanced budget considering the current financial situation of the country says Minister for Rural and Maritime Development, Sakiasi Ditoka.
July 2, 2023 12:10 pm
Halabe against increase in excise duty
The five percent increase in corporate tax rate, review of the national minimum wage and three percent excise duty were three of the main concerns raised by Mark One apparel owner, Mark Halabe.
July 1, 2023 4:51 pm
Budget confirms commitment to improve water services
The Water Authority of Fiji has labelled the Budget positive saying it will allow its team, to continue improving water and sanitation service delivery.
July 1, 2023 12:37 pm
Police Force to increase manpower
The Fiji Police Force will recruit an additional 100 police constables to boost its operations.
July 1, 2023 12:15 pm
$38.6million for iTaukei Affairs
The Ministry of iTaukei Affairs has been allocated $38.6million for the new fiscal year, an increase of $23.2million.
July 1, 2023 12:08 pm
Budget is the result of consultations: PM
The 2023–24 National Budget is the result of consultations the government has been having in cabinet, with the public, and with those involved in the economic summit.
July 1, 2023 7:52 am
Real challenge begins now: Prasad
Finance Minister Professor Biman Prasad says the real challenge starts now.
July 1, 2023 7:46 am
Mixed reactions from Opposition members
There were mixed reactions from the Members of Opposition regarding the 2023-2024 National Budget.
July 1, 2023 7:28 am
Implementation key to achieving desired outcome
A number of key areas have been given consideration by the Finance Ministry in the new national budget, but the important step now will be its implementation.
July 1, 2023 7:19 am
Chamber has confidence in national budget
The Labasa Chamber of Commerce and Industries has confidence in the national budget, saying that it is genuinely fair and balanced for everyone.
July 1, 2023 7:03 am
Massive $845m for education
The Education sector is allocated a massive $845million from the 2023-2024 National budget the highest allocation given.