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This morning, I was informed that three journalists had been detained by the police for questioning. Upon learning of this situation, the Fijian Government immediately demanded their release.
The Ministry of Health and Medical Services has declared an outbreak of leptospirosis for the Central Division. There have been 69 cases of leptospirosis in Central Division from January 1st this year, with 18 people requiring admission to the CWM Hospital. Majority of the cases are between the 1-19 and 20-29 age group. There have been 4 deaths from leptospirosis in the Central Division so far in 2019.
The Fijian Government has signed a Letter of Award with Australia-based Aspen Medical Pty Limited to equip, maintain and operate the Ba and Lautoka hospitals, as well as undertake a vast upgrade of the Lautoka Hospital, bringing specialised, high-quality medical services and modern health facilities direct to all Fijians.
The Acting President Chief Justice Anthony Gates has today issued the Writ of Election; which calls for the holding of the Fijian election in September, 2014.
Since its inception in 2002, the Bali Process has allowed countries to contribute towards policy dialogue and develop anew regional platform for comprehensive long-term strategies to help the Asia-Pacific region to address the growing scale and complexity of people smuggling, human trafficking and related transnational crimes.
Passed in the 2018-19 Budget, Government’s $1,000 Parenthood Assistance Payment is dedicated to helping low-income Fijian families to cover the costs of having and raising a newborn child. Launching on 1 August, the programme will help parents not only cover the cost of childrearing during infancy and upon entering primary school, it will also establish a solid financial foundation for the child to benefit from and build upon for the rest of his or her life.
The Fijian Government is empowering its people through broadband access, ending isolation and opening up the advantages of the digital age throughout the country, Prime Minster Voreqe Bainimarama told a United Nations gathering today.
The Minister for Employment, Productivity and Industrial Relations Jone Usamate advises the public that Government has approved the consecutive days from 4 November 2018 until 13 January 2019 inclusive as the daylight saving period.
Permanent Secretary for Defence and National Security, Mr. Osea Cawaru led a delegation to attend the UN High- level Conference of Heads of Counter Terrorism Agencies of Member States at the United Nations Headquarters in New York last week.
Hague, Netherlands: Fiji, as a member country, participated at the Special Session of the Conference of State Parities (CSP) for the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) at the Hague in Netherlands.
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