AG prefers a specialized court for sexual offenses
Attorney General Siromi Turaga has stated that having a specialized court for sexual offense cases is his preference.
September 16, 2023 4:35 pm
Seruiratu accuses Prasad for misleading parliament
Opposition Leader Inia Seruiratu claims that Deputy Prime Minister Professor Biman Prasad misled parliament by insinuating that former Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama misused funds.
September 16, 2023 12:44 pm
Bala will not be referred to Privileges Committee
Parliament Speaker Ratu Naiqama Lalabalavu says he has reviewed and assessed the evidence provided by Opposition MP Parveen Bala on the claims made by him against Finance Minister Professor Biman Prasad in July.
September 15, 2023 12:37 pm
Parliament passes the High Court Amendment Bill 2023
Fiji no longer has an Anti-Corruption Division High Court and Magistrates Court.
September 15, 2023 6:07 am
Parliament approves to decrease sessions
Parliament has granted approval to amend and shorten the sitting days for this month and November.
September 13, 2023 3:03 pm
Investigation possible if warranted: Prasad
Minister of Finance, Professor Biman Prasad disclosed in Parliament yesterday that the Government could conduct an inquiry into the refurbishment of the Prime Minister’s official residence in 2017 and 2018, if the opposition requires.
September 13, 2023 6:08 am
Media Council formation to set the stage for self-governance
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Communications Manoa Kamikamica has announced the impending establishment of a Media Council, signaling a move toward self-regulation within Fiji’s media industry.
September 12, 2023 4:33 pm
AG withdraws Heritage Bill 2023
Attorney General Siromi Turaga has withdrawn the Heritage Bill 2023 that was tabled in parliament today after a strong debate.
September 12, 2023 4:15 pm
Ministry focuses on sustainable tourism framework
The Ministry of Tourism is taking a two-phase approach to develop Fiji’s sustainable tourism framework.
September 12, 2023 4:07 pm
$3.5 million spent on former PM’s official residence
Minister for Finance Professor Biman Prasad highlighted that the renovations made to the former Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama’s official residence in 2017 and 2018 cost the government a total of $3.5 million.
September 12, 2023 12:53 pm
Concerns raised against MPs reviewing own benefits
Opposition MP Premila Kumar raised concerns about the ethics of having members of parliament review salaries and benefits.
September 12, 2023 6:06 am
Government must admit its mistake says Usamate
Opposition MPs think the government made an error by putting money into MPs’ accounts without the Parliament’s approval.