Fiji Modern History

Fiji is a country located in Melanesia. With the capital city of Suva, Fiji has a population of 896,456 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. Since Fiji became an independent state in 1970, the country’s politics have been marked by contradictions between the Fijian indigenous people and the descendants of the Indians who came to the islands as plantation workers during the early colonial era. The conflicts have since…

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Major Cities in Fiji

Labasa, Vanua Levu island (Fiji)

Suva, Viti Levu island (Fiji) According to SIMPLYYELLOWPAGES, Suva is the capital of Fiji. The city is located on the southeast coast of Viti Levu (the largest island in the archipelago) on a small peninsula. Half of the country’s urban population lives here. It became the capital in 1882. There are about 80 parks in Suva, among which the main attraction of the city is Sorston Botanical Gardens. Almost all…

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Fiji Healthcare and Money

Fiji Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 2 – Malaria no – Typhus & Polio Yes – Cholera no yellow fever 1 Overview Medical care in Fiji, especially in rural areas, does not meet German standards. The main hospitals are in Suva, Sigatoka, Lautoka, Ba, Savusavu, Taveuni, Labasa and Levuka. Other clinics and medical care facilities with at least rudimentary equipment can be found on all larger islands.…

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