Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: Fiji http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: Fiji: New Constitution Signed into Law http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403695_text Constitution - On September 6, 2013, the President of Fiji formally assented to a new constitution in a ceremony at Government House in the capital, Suva. The constitution comes into effect immediately. (President Signs... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Mon, 09 Sep 2013 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205403695_text Global Legal Monitor: Fiji: HIV/AIDS Decree Approved by Cabinet http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402488_text HIV-AIDS - On September 6, 2013, the President of Fiji formally assented to a new constitution in a ceremony at Government House in the capital, Suva. The constitution comes into effect immediately. (President Signs On January 18, 2011, it was announced that the Fiji Cabinet had approved the HIV/AIDS Decree 2011. (Press Release, Ministry of Information, 1-18-11 Cabinet Approves HIV/AIDS Decree 2011 (Jan. 18, 2011), http://www.fiji.gov.fj/index.php?option=com_contentandamp;amp;view=articleandamp;id=3226:cabinet-approves-hivaids-decree-2011andamp;amp;catid=71:press-releasesandamp;Itemid=155.) This... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 26 Jan 2011 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402488_text Global Legal Monitor: Fiji: Anti-Doping Treaty Ratified http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402395_text Sports and recreation - On September 6, 2013, the President of Fiji formally assented to a new constitution in a ceremony at Government House in the capital, Suva. The constitution comes into effect immediately. (President Signs On January 18, 2011, it was announced that the Fiji Cabinet had approved the HIV/AIDS Decree 2011. (Press Release, Ministry of Information, 1-18-11 Cabinet Approves HIV/AIDS Decree 2011 (Jan. 18, 2011), http://www.fiji.gov.fj/index.php?option=com_contentandamp;amp;view=articleandamp;id=3226:cabinet-approves-hivaids-decree-2011andamp;amp;catid=71:press-releasesandamp;Itemid=155.) This On November 17, 2010, Fiji deposited its instrument of ratification of the International Convention Against Doping in Sport with the United Nations. Under the provisions of the treaty, it will come into force in Fiji on... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 24 Nov 2010 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205402395_text Global Legal Monitor: Fiji: New Media Decree to Be Finalized Following Consultation http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205401907_text Freedom of the press - On September 6, 2013, the President of Fiji formally assented to a new constitution in a ceremony at Government House in the capital, Suva. The constitution comes into effect immediately. (President Signs On January 18, 2011, it was announced that the Fiji Cabinet had approved the HIV/AIDS Decree 2011. (Press Release, Ministry of Information, 1-18-11 Cabinet Approves HIV/AIDS Decree 2011 (Jan. 18, 2011), http://www.fiji.gov.fj/index.php?option=com_contentandamp;amp;view=articleandamp;id=3226:cabinet-approves-hivaids-decree-2011andamp;amp;catid=71:press-releasesandamp;Itemid=155.) This On November 17, 2010, Fiji deposited its instrument of ratification of the International Convention Against Doping in Sport with the United Nations. Under the provisions of the treaty, it will come into force in Fiji on On March 30, 2010, the interim government of Fiji announced plans to hold consultation sessions between April 7 and April 10 as it seeks to finalize the Media Industry Development Decree 2010. (Press Release, International Federation... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 07 Apr 2010 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205401907_text Global Legal Monitor: Fiji: Challenge to 2006 Coup Dismissed http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540743_text Constitution - On September 6, 2013, the President of Fiji formally assented to a new constitution in a ceremony at Government House in the capital, Suva. The constitution comes into effect immediately. (President Signs On January 18, 2011, it was announced that the Fiji Cabinet had approved the HIV/AIDS Decree 2011. (Press Release, Ministry of Information, 1-18-11 Cabinet Approves HIV/AIDS Decree 2011 (Jan. 18, 2011), http://www.fiji.gov.fj/index.php?option=com_contentandamp;amp;view=articleandamp;id=3226:cabinet-approves-hivaids-decree-2011andamp;amp;catid=71:press-releasesandamp;Itemid=155.) This On November 17, 2010, Fiji deposited its instrument of ratification of the International Convention Against Doping in Sport with the United Nations. Under the provisions of the treaty, it will come into force in Fiji on On March 30, 2010, the interim government of Fiji announced plans to hold consultation sessions between April 7 and April 10 as it seeks to finalize the Media Industry Development Decree 2010. (Press Release, International Federation It was reported on October 9, 2008, that Fiji's High Court dismissed a challenge to the actions of President Ratu Josefa Iloilovatu Uluivuda after the 2006 coup in which Commodore Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama took power in... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 24 Oct 2008 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540743_text Global Legal Monitor: Fiji: New Foreign Investment Regulations http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540677_text Foreign investment - On September 6, 2013, the President of Fiji formally assented to a new constitution in a ceremony at Government House in the capital, Suva. The constitution comes into effect immediately. (President Signs On January 18, 2011, it was announced that the Fiji Cabinet had approved the HIV/AIDS Decree 2011. (Press Release, Ministry of Information, 1-18-11 Cabinet Approves HIV/AIDS Decree 2011 (Jan. 18, 2011), http://www.fiji.gov.fj/index.php?option=com_contentandamp;amp;view=articleandamp;id=3226:cabinet-approves-hivaids-decree-2011andamp;amp;catid=71:press-releasesandamp;Itemid=155.) This On November 17, 2010, Fiji deposited its instrument of ratification of the International Convention Against Doping in Sport with the United Nations. Under the provisions of the treaty, it will come into force in Fiji on On March 30, 2010, the interim government of Fiji announced plans to hold consultation sessions between April 7 and April 10 as it seeks to finalize the Media Industry Development Decree 2010. (Press Release, International Federation It was reported on October 9, 2008, that Fiji's High Court dismissed a challenge to the actions of President Ratu Josefa Iloilovatu Uluivuda after the 2006 coup in which Commodore Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama took power in Fiji has introduced new regulations regarding foreign investment that place restrictions on foreign investors participating in "restricted activities" (that is, investment activities subject to conditions, should non-Fijan investors wish to pursue them). While previously foreigners wishing... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Mon, 29 Sep 2008 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540677_text Global Legal Monitor: Fiji: Ruling Permits Publication of Any Government Information http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540158_text Freedom of information - On September 6, 2013, the President of Fiji formally assented to a new constitution in a ceremony at Government House in the capital, Suva. The constitution comes into effect immediately. (President Signs On January 18, 2011, it was announced that the Fiji Cabinet had approved the HIV/AIDS Decree 2011. (Press Release, Ministry of Information, 1-18-11 Cabinet Approves HIV/AIDS Decree 2011 (Jan. 18, 2011), http://www.fiji.gov.fj/index.php?option=com_contentandamp;amp;view=articleandamp;id=3226:cabinet-approves-hivaids-decree-2011andamp;amp;catid=71:press-releasesandamp;Itemid=155.) This On November 17, 2010, Fiji deposited its instrument of ratification of the International Convention Against Doping in Sport with the United Nations. Under the provisions of the treaty, it will come into force in Fiji on On March 30, 2010, the interim government of Fiji announced plans to hold consultation sessions between April 7 and April 10 as it seeks to finalize the Media Industry Development Decree 2010. (Press Release, International Federation It was reported on October 9, 2008, that Fiji's High Court dismissed a challenge to the actions of President Ratu Josefa Iloilovatu Uluivuda after the 2006 coup in which Commodore Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama took power in Fiji has introduced new regulations regarding foreign investment that place restrictions on foreign investors participating in "restricted activities" (that is, investment activities subject to conditions, should non-Fijan investors wish to pursue them). While previously foreigners wishing According to a media report of October 19, 2007, a recent Fiji High Court decision permits Fiji media the freedom to publish any government or statutory body information regardless of how the information has been obtained.... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 02 Nov 2007 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540158_text