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Four more Covid-19 cases in Fiji

Thursday 6 May 2021 | Written by RNZ | Published in Fiji, Regional

Fiji's permanent secretary of health James Fong says another four Covid-19 infections were found on Thursday - three in the community.

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Fiji tightens lockdown as Covid cases rise

Friday 30 April 2021 | Written by RNZ | Published in Fiji, Regional

Fiji's government has taken the most drastic measures since Covid-19 hit the country in March last year.

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Restrictions on movement in Fiji due to Covid-19 threat

Friday 23 April 2021 | Written by RNZ | Published in Fiji, Regional

Fiji's main island of Viti Levu has been issued with a restricted movement order amid the threat of more Covid-19 cases in the community.

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NZ's Fijian-Indians want to be recognised as Pasifika, not Asians

Wednesday 31 March 2021 | Written by RNZ | Published in Fiji, Regional

Fijian-Indians living in New Zealand are opposing moves by the government to classify them as Asians and not Pacific Islanders.

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Twins born as storms raged

Tuesday 2 February 2021 | Written by Supplied | Published in Fiji, Regional

Fiji media is reporting on the “miracle birth” of twin baby girls in the midst of the twin cyclones, Ana and Bina.

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Opportunity for ‘flying’ Fijians

Friday 11 December 2020 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Fiji, National

A window of opportunity has finally opened for Fijians in Rarotonga who are wanting to return home, says Roana Silatolu.

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Fiji's main opposition party chooses a new leader

Saturday 28 November 2020 | Written by Emmanuel Samoglou | Published in Fiji, Regional

Viliame Gavoka has been appointed the new leader of Fiji's Social Democratic Liberal Party after the party's board meeting on Saturday.

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Fiji moves to put the handbrake on tabua exports

Monday 19 October 2020 | Written by RNZ | Published in Fiji

Anyone who plans to take the traditional tabua or whale’s tooth out of Fiji will now be required to seek the government’s consent.

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