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  1. NZ exceeds commitment to Pacific renewable energyRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... least $65 million over three years for more than 18 projects in seven countries: the Cook Islands, Tuvalu, Kiribati, Samoa, Papua New Guinea, Tonga and Vanuatu. We have already exceeded this commitment and now plan to spend more than $80 million on ...


  2. ASCC Alumni Association awards...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Samoa News

    ... [photo: J. Kneubuhl] As part of its mission to support the intellectual, cultural and social advancement of American Samoa Community College (ASCC) students, each semester the College's Alumni Association awards a scholarship of $500 to a young man ...


  3. Cool Stuff: Ultimate Seiko SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Samoa News

    CAPTION: The new solar Seiko Chronograph dive watch is a dream come true for our daily Samoa lifestyle and adventures.


  4. Governor's final Flag Day address...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Samoa News

    In his last Flag Day address as chief executive, Gov. Togiola Tulafono says its time for American Samoa to revisit its political status with the United States and called on residents to seek appropriate changes in order to be truly self-governing, with self-determination.


  5. NZ to help protect Pacific fisheriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    ... Pacific region." New Zealand would showcase at the United Nations Small Islands Developing States conference in Apia, Samoa, in September how the region was using its collective strength to improve management and secure larger economic benefits from ...


  6. Pacific islands' plea for NZ to do moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 |

    ... Tuvalu - hoped to bring the issues of the Pacific to the Small Island Developing States summit, to be held in Apia, Samoa, in early September. "Only as a unified group can we present our unique issues in a unified fashion, and we are trying to do ...


  7. Local DOC and EPA reps in Samoa to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Samoa News

    An ASG delegation attending the 24th Annual Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environmental Program meeting visits the trades and certification programs at the National University of Samoa and the Australia-Pacific Technical College campus, which is completely funded by AusAID for all Samoan citizens.


  8. Local rugby player to play for USA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Samoa News

    Local rugby player Keiki Misipeka will be heading to the Rugby League playing for the USA National Team Tomahawks this coming June 1 against Samoa's National Team, Toa Samoa in the Ohana Cup at Aloha Stadium in Halawa, Hawaii.


  9. ASCC/SSI and 2012 Lunar CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Samoa News

    ASCC Samoan Studies Institute instructors Alofa Nuusila and Apisaloma Toleafoa and their students celebrate the arrival of the American Samoa 2012 Lunar Calendar, a collaboration between the institute and the Western Pacific Region Fishery Management Council.


  10. Wynne Gray: IRB loophole opens door for World Cup hopefulsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    Some may get the chance to play against their old mates because of a gap in the IRB rules when Samoa host their historic test next year in Apia.


  11. Eastern Caribbean joint embassy facilitates talks on small island developing statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... of SIDS' symposium comes two months before the third global conference on small island developing states in Apia, Samoa, and in the year which the United Nations has designated as the International Year of Small Island Developing States. The third ...


  12. Lawsuit filed over denying US...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Samoa News

    Five Samoans who were all born in American Samoa, along with the California based organization Samoan Federation of America, have filed a complaint with the federal court in Washington D.C. "challenging the constitutionality of federal laws that deny U.S. citizenship to persons born in... American Samoa."


  13. Islands for a family getawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 |

    ... island's many snorkelling sites, or daily adventures to the island's caves and waterfalls. When you're traveling to Samoa, it's best to pick one island and stay there so you're not losing precious time packing. If you stay in the capital, Apia, you ...


  14. Samoa to chase ex All Blacks for national teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 |

    Samoa could have a small number of former All Blacks take the field against New Zealand in their scheduled test match next year in Apia.


  15. Do New Zealand All Blacks Owe Samoa a Home Test Match?Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | BleacherReport

    -World Cup 2015 Test match in Apia, Samoa. It will be the first time that the All Blacks have played a Test in the Pacific Islands in the professional era. But does New Zealand rugby, which has profited from Samoan-born players, owe Samoa this match? ... 3 comments

  16. All Blacks reverse 'shameful snub' and agree to Samoa trip after years of pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Independent

    ... abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The All Blacks have finally agreed to play a Test in Samoa after years of pressure to repay a country which has benefited the New Zealand team so much in the past. Samoa has provided New ...


  17. Weaknesses worked on by Manu 7'sRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Samoa News

    ... the ball at close quarters. Giving away too many penalties is one of the weaknesses identified by management of Manu Samoa 7's which has been the target at training in the count down towards the Hong Kong leg of the World Series. Tackling has been ... 4 comments

  18. Exhibitions challenge Pacific mythsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Manawatu Standard

    ... Islanders were presented historically. She will undertake a three-month artist residency at the National University of Samoa from August in partnership with Creative New Zealand. Kihara will present a series of lectures, collaborating with selected ...


  19. Six Maui communities show support for Malama HonuaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | KITV-TV

    ... ystems. The book as been signed by the leaders of Tahiti... and will be taken to the united nations conference in Apia Samoa. Today's ceremony was held in the midst of the Hawaii Conservation Conferece going on at the Hawaii


  20. 6 Maui communities make pledge to protect planetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | KITV-TV

    ... The book has been signed by the leaders of Tahiti and will be taken to the United Nations conference in Apia Samoa. Hokule'a and Hikianalia brought an end to the first international leg of the voyage around the world when they arrived in Pape'ete, ...