08 February, 2007
6,000 tourists expected in Suva over the next few days
6,000 tourists are expected in Suva over the next few days as five cruise ships call into the capital city. With the arrival of the cruise ships, the military has announced that it will put on a brass band display to welcome the tourists. The Tourism Department has set up an information booth at the Suva wharf for the visitors. Shopping hours in the capital city are to be extended and a taskforce has been set up to facilitate tours and sight-seeing.