Fiji Time: 4:19 PM on Sunday 2 August

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

No extra fees

Repeka Nasiko
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

THERE will be no extra fee charged on vendors when a new open shed facility is completed at the Lautoka City Municipal Market, says the city's special administrator, Praveen Bala.

"We want to also ensure that our women vendors, while they are away from home, feel like that they feel at home.

"At their homes and communities, these vendors are the source of livelihood but the hardships they face are beyond imagination."

He said the open shed was designed to provide proper shelter from the rain and heat.

"The extension of the market open shed will oversee the construction of the open shed in an area of 1600 square metres.

"There'll be no more tarpaulin business. Market vendors have suffered a lot and the council will provide that shed for them."





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 0.61530.5963
JPY 59.284856.2848
GBP 0.30290.2949
EUR 0.43260.4206
NZD 0.72270.6897
AUD 0.65180.6268
USD 0.47520.4582

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 31st July 2015

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Commander resigns
  2. Chaudhry at helm
  3. School bullies
  4. LMS sets Deans title defence plot
  5. Ryan eyes veteran Bobo to join sevens team
  6. Draunidalo remains NFP president
  7. Party queries protection of landowners' resources
  8. Call to remain active
  9. Seaweed farming grows
  10. Minister lauds award recipients

Top Stories this Week

  1. Deaths haunt 15-year-old Monday (27 Jul)
  2. Dad dies, kids worry Tuesday (28 Jul)
  3. Distraught mum recalls promise Tuesday (28 Jul)
  4. Flying Fijians spoil Samoan celebrations Monday (27 Jul)
  5. Sex trafficking source Thursday (30 Jul)
  6. Truck sinks into town road Monday (27 Jul)
  7. Teary farewell for trio Friday (31 Jul)
  8. Final goodbye Wednesday (29 Jul)
  9. Unrealistic airfares Monday (27 Jul)
  10. No say over lease Friday (31 Jul)