Amended Decree Shuts Out People’s Choices

http://union.org.nz/news/2013/more-disturbing-news-fiji

Government Intent on wiping out opposition through amended decree..says CTU. Please read more through the above link

 

(47-05.13) FTUC Press Release 19.02.13

The newly amended Political Parties Decree further narrows people’s choice of their representatives in Parliament. The statement by FTUC’s National Secretary, Felix Anthony condemns the impositions and the fines and imprisonment terms laid out desired to scare Fiji citizens into submission.

FTUC Welcomes Air Pacific’s Pflieger’s Resignation

(46-04.13) FTUC Press Release 12.02.13

The FTUC welcomes David Pfileger’s resignation from the Air Pacific’s CEO position. Mr Pflieger’s term in office would not be described as a “happy occasion” for the airline workers…please click on the link to retrieve FTUC’s National Secretary, Felix Anthony’s statement

 

http://www.itfglobal.org/press-area/index.cfm/pressdetail/8514

Pflieger’s departure signals an opportunity for the Regime to make amends regarding ENI decree…please click on link above to view the PR from ITF

 

 

 

 

GOVT reverses decision on Kevin Barr

(26/01/2013)

PM has reversed the decision made by the Immigration Minister, Joketani Cokanasiga and decided to let Father Kevin Barr stay until his work permit expires at the end of the year. The link to he story is as follows:

http://www.fijivillage.com/?mod=story&id=260113aeebf627cbc83a0f1e9dc8ca

 

(25/01/2013)

The government has today begun the process of removing Father Kevin Barr from the country. Another in a list of expatriates “removed” and declared as “prohibited immigrants” just because the Regime could not swallow the reports made against the ILLEGAL PRIME MINISTER….please click on the link below to read more…

 

http://www.fijivillage.com/?mod=story&id=250113a39d3e8f7c67cc77942a5aaa

 

Political Party Decree

Public Services International joins in solidarity with global union movements in the condemnation of recent events in the country…

EN_PSI_ProtestLetter_Jan2013

 

The latest press release from IndustriALL Global Unions condemning the Political Parties decree in Fiji is through the following link:

http://www.industriall-union.org/global-unions-condemn-new-fiji-military-decree

 

FTUC sent out a press release recently expressing its disappointment with the Political Parties Decree; a ploy by the Regime to put a stop to political aspirations of the workers of Fiji…full statement through the link below…

(45-03.13) FTUC Press Release- Denial of Political Rights to Workers

 

Australia has objected to the new decree with the statement by Foreign Affairs Minister, Bob Carr

http://foreignminister.gov.au/releases/2013/bc_mr_130116.html