APIA, Samoa ---- The Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Conference will have a boost to its security measures thanks to specialist expertise provided by the United States Coast Guard (U.S.C.G).
APIA, Samoa --- Samoa's former Finance Minister, Faumuinā Tiatia Liuga who resigned in Parliament last week will take on a job with the United Nations Organisation (UN) if the opportunity arises.
Days after being airlifted by the New Zealand Government for medical treatment in Auckland, aides of Samoa’s Prime Minister Tuila’epa Lupesoli’ai Sa’ilele Malielegaoi (pictured) were still playing down the extent of his illness. Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Ministry of the Prime Minister Leilua Tavis Leota says the Prime ...
APIA, Samoa ---- Samoa’s deputy Prime Minister Fonotoe Nuafesili Pierre Lauofo and Associate Minister Muagututagata Peter Ah Him have been found guilty by the District Court this morning.
APIA, Samoa -----Samoa is not a country generally recognised for its soccer prowess, but the country's top football official is not letting that stand in the way of her goal to see the so-called world game become Samoa's top game, too.
APIA, Samoa --- Samoa’s Prime Minister, Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi has been under medical observation at the Intensive Care Unit of the National Hospital, Moto’otua.
APIA, Samoa ---- Seventy seven students from the Australia-Pacific Technical College (APTC) were honoured at a graduation ceremony held at the Falesamoa at the National University of Samoa.
APIA, Samoa ---- A career public servant has been appointed the new Chief Executive Officer of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.
APIA, Samoa ---- Two men from the village of Ulutogia in Samoa were killed in their sleep early Tuesday morning in an attack by a man with a machete.
APIA, Samoa ----- Samoa's health ministry has issued an alert as the Pacific nation confirms a lab positive dengue fever case.
APIA, Samoa ----- The political future of Samoa's Finance Minister, Faumuina Tiatia Liuga within the ruling Human Rights Protection Party will be announced today by the Prime Minister.
APIA, Samoa ----- Coastal and marine conservation efforts in the Pacific region will benefit from a “stand alone” Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) to achieve “healthy, productive and resilient oceans and seas,” according to the Pacific SDG Working Group Troika.
APIA, Samoa ---- The government must ensure in Samoa that people have unfettered access to contraceptives as this is one of their intrinsic rights.
APIA, Samoa ---- Samoa will host the first United Nations Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Conference to be held in the Pacific region, estimated to bring over 3,000 delegates to Apia in six months time.
APIA, Samoa ---- The speaker of the legislative assembly in Samoa has warned that it is illegal for any MP to leave their party and join, or create, another party during a term.
APIA, Samoa --- Dividends, land sale income, insurance payments, management fees and airline ticket payments over $1 million tala (US$425,800) are all to come under new exchange controls from next month.
APIA, Samoa --- Samoan Prime Minster, Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi is attending the high-level global launch of the International Year of Small Island Developing States in New York on 24 February 2014.
APIA, Samoa --- Siumu’s Member of Parliament, Tuu’u Anasi’i Leota, has confirmed moves to set up a new political party in Samoa.
APIA, Samoa ----- The prospect of playing the top three countries in international rugby league will be up for grabs in the second annual Pacific test in May.
Monitoring from Samoa’s Fisheries Division has confirmed that the volume of fish caught in its waters during this time of the year has dropped tremendously, the lowest experienced in five years.
APIA, Samoa --- Chairman of the Samoa Officers of Parliament Committee Papali’i Niko Lee Hang has confirmed there are serious disagreements within the ruling Human Rights Protection Party (HRPP) over “corrupt practices” in government.
APIA, Samoa ---- A cruise ship could be brought in if enough accommodation can not be found when Samoa hosts the Small Island Developing States conference in September.
APIA, Samoa ---- Samoa has joined the UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH).
The weekly 40 working hours for some 800 Yazaki Samoa factory workers will be reduced starting February to 32 hours.
New Year’s Day 2014 will be remembered as the day that Samoa left the group of countries considered the least developed in the world.
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