Fiji Time: 11:37 AM on Tuesday 23 January

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Taskforce monitors duty concessions

By GERALDINE PANAPASA
Thursday, July 10, 2014

Update: 12:00PM THE government will work with businesses to ensure that consumers benefit from duty concessions, says Ministry of Finance permanent secretary Filimone Waqabaca.

Mr Waqabaca made the comment following the signing of an agreement on information sharing between the Fiji Commerce Commission and Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority in Suva.

In a statement, he said the agreement would assist the established taskforce to monitor the price of goods, which had received government concessions.

The taskforce, which comprises the permanent secretaries of the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Industry and Trade, and the CEOs of the Fiji Commerce Commission and FRCA, was announced during the 2014 National Budget.








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 0.62690.6079
JPY 56.387753.3877
GBP 0.35850.3505
EUR 0.41030.3983
NZD 0.69350.6605
AUD 0.63090.6059
USD 0.50460.4876

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 23rd, January, 2018

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Talks to carry on
  2. Stolen sheep recovered
  3. School setback
  4. Kepa to apply for SODELPA ticket
  5. Plea for assistance
  6. Region relies on air connectivity, says Khan
  7. Borehole ends water problems for villagers
  8. Military to conduct live firing exercises
  9. Upgrade completed
  10. Boost for schools

Top Stories this Week

  1. Trip turns tragic Thursday (18 Jan)
  2. Mela beats the odds Thursday (18 Jan)
  3. The Iron Lady Monday (22 Jan)
  4. Tube ride to school Thursday (18 Jan)
  5. Nadi man dies in crash Wednesday (17 Jan)
  6. Patient info leaked Friday (19 Jan)
  7. ATS Impasse: Tribunal orders return of all workers in 48 hours Saturday (20 Jan)
  8. Mother, 100, seeks assistance for daughter, 50 Monday (22 Jan)
  9. Rasta's 'star' loves Fijian hospitality Saturday (20 Jan)
  10. Do the right thing and resign: Biman Sunday (21 Jan)