Letters To The Editors

5th June

Letters to the Editor – June 5, 2020

Civil unrest in the wake of death I express my sympathies and condolences to the family of the late George Floyd, an African-American man, who was allegedly killed by police in the Powderhorn community of...

4th June

Letters to the Editor: Thursday, June 4, 2020

Peace in the US The Albert Einstein quote in Tuesday’s Thought (FT 2/6): “Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding” is so relevant to the prevailing situation in America where the use of extreme state force has not been able to quell the public outrage and protest raging across...

3rd June

Letters to the Editor: Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Support for WOWS I extend my thanks and appreciation to Fiji Chemicals for the generous donation of about $10k worth of hand sanitisers, hospital rated disinfectants and liquid soaps. It was a kind gesture from Fiji Chemicals in aid of the wellbeing and overall hygiene of our little ones who are suffering from cancer and...

2nd June

Letters to the Editor – Tuesday, June 02, 2020

Warrior King Another Fijian in the NRL took fans by storm. New Zealand Warriors rugby league rep King Vuniyayawa was in impressive form as he helped his brigade demolish the Dragons 18-0 in the third round. Just like Fiji Bati wing Maika Sivo, who scored a try to help his Eels side beat Brisbane Broncos...

1st June

Letters to the Editor – June 01, 2020

Consider farmers’ option I was advised by a few farmers that we visited to ask the Government not to give seeds to people to start backyard gardens. One advice was to vet the people asking for seeds, to determine if they will really go and plant them. So the better option is for Government to...

31st May

Letters to the Editor – Sunday, May 31, 2020

Which governor SIMON HAZELMAN is curious to know why we are getting instructions from former Reserve Bank governor Savenaca Narube regarding our economy (FT 30/05). Firstly, if I may correct his assertion. These are not instructions but well-grounded and pragmatic solutions to bail Fiji out of its current economic and social doldrums. Just as you...

30th May

Letters to the Editor – May 30, 2020

NRL restart Great to get back some live sports with the return of the NRL round-3 match between the Brisbane Broncos and Parramatta Eels last Thursday night. A convincing win by the Eels thrashing the Broncos 34-6 in a six tries to one romp at Brisbane’s home Suncorp Stadium. After 67 days sidelined because of...

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