Heavy lift

Regional airlines ink flight deal TWO of the region’s smaller airlines have signed a deal which will link three regional destinations and

Saving face

Forum seeks regional support IN a face-saving gesture, regional private sector and civil society organisations will have an opportunity for informed discussions


A wedgie in regional geopolitics from the recently concluded Pacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relations, or PACER Plus, raises some interesting questions

IGA the new shopping experience

THE New World Group is changing the landscape of retail sales in Fiji having acquired the Master Franchise Status from the Independent

The man behind the Panama Papers

GERMAN journalist Frederik Obermaier would never have foreseen how his life would change in a year. He and his colleague Bastian Obermayer

40 years on, Forum challenges remain

WHEN Pacific Islands Forum Leaders gathered in Apia, Samoa, in 1978, the then Prime Minister Honourable Tupuola Efi said: “The basic question

Room at the Inn

Church ventures into hotel business BIBLICAL accounts of the birth of Jesus Christ speak of the lack of accommodation in the Palestinian

For God or for Caesar

The argument for church in business LIKE any modern organisation, churches need money in order to pay for administration, bills and taxes.

Aliens invade the bay

ant invasive iguana (GII), also known as American iguana, in Vanua Levu, Fiji’s second biggest island. Last week villagers living near Viani