Fiji Time: 11:05 AM on Saturday 10 December

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

$150k to extend market

Repeka Nasiko
Tuesday, May 06, 2014

THE Savusavu Town Council has secured a $150,000 budget from government to upgrade and extend the Savusavu market.

Council special administrator Vijay Chand said the budget allocation was provided by the Ministry of Local Government.

He said the project would bring about positive outcomes for the town.

"It will allow for more trading and economic activity for the people of Savusavu," he said.

"This new area will cater for at least 100 vendors who can sell their produce in a much wider space."

He said the budget was made possible through government's assistance.

"We are really grateful to government for allocating this money to us because it is something we've been wanting for quite some time."








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.64000.6210
JPY 55.899352.8993
GBP 0.38380.3758
EUR 0.45640.4444
NZD 0.68230.6493
AUD 0.65300.6280
USD 0.48690.4699

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 09th December, 2016

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Torture report
  2. 'Stay focused'
  3. Plight of homeless, pregnant couple
  4. Embassy looks into Seaton's removal
  5. Cameras in court
  6. Quake hits Solomons, Fijians safe
  7. A-G launches Laws of Fiji revised edition
  8. Vuniwaqa: Social changes needed to fight abuse
  9. Towards a global university
  10. FICAC advocacy in schools

Top Stories this Week

  1. Superstition or fact Sunday (04 Dec)
  2. Fiji mum, baby kept in cell Wednesday (07 Dec)
  3. Fatal torture Wednesday (07 Dec)
  4. Young, no home and pregnant Friday (09 Dec)
  5. Salary review plan for teachers, says Reddy Monday (05 Dec)
  6. Year 10 results out, 45pc pass Wednesday (07 Dec)
  7. Fiji's Year 10 results out Tuesday (06 Dec)
  8. PM did not endorse app Sunday (04 Dec)
  9. 9 years on Friday (09 Dec)
  10. Soko's message Tuesday (06 Dec)