Fiji began a massive cleanup on Monday after one of the most powerful storms recorded in the southern hemisphere tore through the Pacific island nation, killing 17 people, flattening remote villages and cutting off communications.
Fijian officials were assessing the damage on Sunday after one of the most powerful storms recorded in the southern hemisphere tore through the archipelago, with early reports of widespread devastation in remote villages and one confirmed death.
Abu Dhabi-based green energy firm Masdar has opened three solar photovoltaic micro grid plants in the Pacific island nation of Fiji that will help brings clean energy to some of the outer islands.
These plants together have a capa
Militants fighting the Syrian army have detained 43 UN peacekeepers in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and trapped another 81 in the region, and the world body is working to secure their release, the United Nations said on Thursday.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and Fiji Airways, the flag carrier of the country, have announced a new and far reaching interline agreement between the two carriers.
This agreement will allow rec
More than 3,500 people evacuated to emergency shelters in Fiji as the biggest cyclone in 20 years swept across the Pacific island nation on Monday, three days after the storm killed four people and destroyed thousands of homes in nearby Samoa.
The Pacific island nation of Fiji was bracing for its biggest cyclone in 20 years on Monday after the same storm hit nearby Samoa late last week, destroying houses and killing four people around the capital, Apia.
The UAE and the Republic of Fiji signed a final agreement to eliminate double taxation on income, in a move aimed at bolstering economic ties and enhance trade development between the two countries.
The agreement was signed by Younis Ha
Fiji police have arrested 16 people over an assassination plot against the South Pacific island nation's coup leader and prime minister.
More arrests are possible and police have asked for military assistance, Fiji Police Commissioner Esal