Landowners share $2.1m in bonus payment

Raijieli Comosi smiles away after receiving the Lease Security Bonus Payment from Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama at Fiji Pine Ltd Drasa, Lautoka. Picture: BALJEET SINGH

FIJI pine landowners in the Western Division received $7 million in lease security bonus payment from profits earned last year. However, Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama said the landowners would receive $2.1m or 30 per cent of the $7m through the iTaukei Land Trust Board. He said 70 per cent would be allocated into community-based projects. […]

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