Reddy: Most of Fiji’s nautical charts outdated

Minister for Waterways and Environment Dr Mahendra Reddy and Permanent Secretary Joshua Wycliff at Solander Shipping Wharf with other stakeholders during the MOU signing between Solander Shipping and Ministry of Waterways and Environment in Suva this week. Picture: RAMA

MOST nautical charts in Fiji are outdated and requires resurvey, says Acting Minister for Defence and National Security Mahendra Reddy.

Speaking during the handing over ceremony of the RFNS Volasiga from the Korean Government in Suva yesterday, Dr Reddy said the $7 million hydrographic vessel would enhance the provision of updated hydrographic data.

Read the full report in today’s edition of The Fiji Times.

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