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Stacey King's Blog – March 2012 Archive (6)

PM’s team visits Rabi Island

March 26, 2012 | By LOSIRENE CHAND

Officials from the Prime Minister’s Office visited Rabi Island last week…


Added by Stacey King on March 27, 2012 at 8:43am — No Comments

School help for 103 Banaban Children

Fiji Times Online Salaseini Vosamana Tuesday, March 20, 2012

IT'S a blessing for 103 disadvantaged children on Rabi Island who received educational assistance from the Banaban Child Welfare early this year.

The organisation has in the past assisted orphans, children whose parents are paralysed or handicapped, and victims of violence and abuse. Welfare secretary Terikano Takesau said the help was in the form of stationery, school fees and…


Added by Stacey King on March 20, 2012 at 11:35am — No Comments

New ice plant for Rabi Island fishermen

Fiji Times Online Salaseini Vosamana Thursday, March 15, 2012

TRAVELLING to Savusavu to buy ice will be a thing of the past for fishermen on Rabi Island in Vanua Levu after the Fisheries Department started work on a new ice plant in the area.

The plant is expected to be opened next month.

Principal fisheries officer northern Gerald Billings said the plant would greatly assist fishermen because they would not…


Added by Stacey King on March 16, 2012 at 2:59pm — No Comments

Rabi Islanders learn rice planting


Added by Stacey King on March 16, 2012 at 2:13pm — No Comments

Kiribati eyeing Fiji’s islands only for investment


Added by Stacey King on March 16, 2012 at 1:48pm — No Comments

Kiribati considers Fiji land purchase for resettlement

Posted at 21:36 on 02 March, 2012 UTC

The President of Kiribati is considering buying land in Fiji for those forced to move because of sea level rise.

A spokesman at Anote Tong’s office in Kiribati says the President has been in Fiji recently and a decision is likely in about two weeks time once cabinet has considered the concept.

Fiji TV reports that a local agent has pointed at 2,000 hectares of freehold land on Vanua Leva for the Kiribati government to…


Added by Stacey King on March 3, 2012 at 10:39am — 1 Comment

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