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Five-star resort provides job opportunity for islanders

By SALASEINI MOCEIWAI
Friday, December 06, 2013

Update:5:31PM ABOUT 15 villagers of Dreketi on Qamea Island in Taveuni have been employed at the renowned five-star Laucala Island Resort.

Tui Laucala Ratu Laginikoro Dakuiyau said the world-class resort had not only benefitted the locals in the area but also those in other parts of Fiji and abroad.

He said developments were slowly taking place on their island because of the resort.

Ratu Laginikoro said their children, who had the heart to work in the hospitality industry, had been encouraged to study hard because employment opportunities were right at their doorsteps.