2014 Fiji Election Update

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2014 Fiji Election Update

Fiji First Party gunning for huge win

Sat 20 Sep

**Slowly but surely, Frank Bainimarama’s Fiji First Party is increasing its lead in the ...

2014 Fiji Election Update

Election Commission rejects parties’ irregularity complains

Sat 20 Sep

**Allegations of corrupt and irregular practices from political parties opposed to Frank Bainimarama’s Fiji ...

2014 Fiji Election Update

Fiji Election Result Update: 7am (fiji time)

Sat 20 Sep

**Counting in Fiji's general elections enters its third day at the capital's largest indoor ...

2014 Fiji Election Update

Parties refuse to accept election defeat

Thu 18 Sep

**Five political parties that took part in the country’s general elections say they won’t ...

2014 Fiji Election Update

International observers declare Fiji elections “credible”

Thu 18 Sep

**The international group of electoral observers has declared as “credible” Fiji’s general elections, the ...

Papua New Guinea

Digicel receives approval

Thu 18 Sep

PORT MORESBY, PNG ---- Digicel has received the required approvals from Government and regulatory ...

Papua New Guinea

ANZ economist urges country to prepare for two risks

Thu 18 Sep

PORT MORESBY, PNG ---- There are two key principal risks in the global economic ...

Samoa

Bullets found in Samoan journalist bag during SIDS conference

Thu 18 Sep

APIA, Samoa --- Samoa's acting police Commissioner Fauono Talalelei Tapu has confirmed that gun ...

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Fiji

Fiji First Party gunning for huge win

Sat 20 Sep

**Slowly but surely, Frank Bainimarama’s Fiji First Party is increasing its lead in the ...

Election Commission rejects parties’ irregularity complains

Sat 20 Sep

**Allegations of corrupt and irregular practices from political parties opposed to Frank Bainimarama’s Fiji ...

Fiji Election Result Update: 7am (fiji time)

Sat 20 Sep

**Counting in Fiji's general elections enters its third day at the capital's largest indoor ...

Parties refuse to accept election defeat

Thu 18 Sep

**Five political parties that took part in the country’s general elections say they won’t ...

More news from Fiji…

We Say

Confusion causes skepticism and policy paralysis

Mon 01 Sep

“They must shift their focus on the effects. These are real and demonstrable. They ...

Nauru, Cook Islands elect women MPs

Mon 01 Sep

“Papua New Guinea’s Dame Meg Taylor, who will take the helm of the region’s ...

Seasonal worker programme shows promise

Mon 01 Sep

“The seasonal worker programme has proved to be a rare win-win situation for all ...

Politics

US seeks dismissal as nuke lawsuit gains support

Mon 01 Sep

WHEN THE MARSHALL ISLANDS FILED LEGAL action in late April against nine nuclear nations ...

Fiji Election Office Split Widens

Exclusive Sat 23 Aug

Fiji’s Elections Office went ahead with the drawing of electoral candidate numbers today in ...

Fisheries expert hurries off with stern warning

Fri 01 Aug

Majuro — Glenn Hurry is the first of two important and long-term fisheries management ...