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  1. Ban pushes for 2015 global agreement on disaster riskRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... year's climate agreement talks, and the UN Conference on Small Island Developing States which is to be held in Apia, Samoa. "When we address the needs of small island developing States, we can drive progress around the world," the top UN official ...

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  2. Nz's Gift of Canoe Will Help...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Samoa News

    O le alia lena o le Gaualofa mai Samoa ua fausia i fausaga o alia sa folau ai tagata Polenisia i aso anamua.

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  3. Ahead of Sendai conference, Ban pushes for 2015 global agreement on disaster riskRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | United Nations

    ... year's climate agreement talks, and the UN Conference on Small Island Developing States which is to be held in Apia, Samoa. "When we address the needs of small island developing States, we can drive progress around the world," the top UN official ...

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  4. 2012 Oceania U19s Championship...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Samoa News

    The Federation of Oceania Rugby Unions has announced the Tournament Schedule for the 2012 Oceania U19s Championship to be staged in Apia, Samoa, between 26 November and 6 December 2012.

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  5. ASG office to stay open in HawaiiRead the original story

    Tuesday | Samoa News

    In an unsurprising move, Gov. Lolo Matalasi Moliga is keeping open the American Samoa Government's office in Hawai'i and yesterday appointed Afimutasi Gus Hannemann as the new director.

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  6. TMO & Marist American Samoa team up for 2015 tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Samoa News

    The chairman of the TMO Marist American Samoa International tournament officially announced last week that Marist and TMO have formed a partnership for next year's Marist's 7's tournament.

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  7. ASCC selects Spring 2014 Presidential Merit ScholarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Samoa News

    ... Merit Scholarship, which supports students who display academic excellence. [Photo: J. Kneubuhl] The American Samoa Community College (ASCC) makes available every semester the Presidential Merit Scholarship to assist students who display academic ...

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  8. Samoa: Statement at the Conclusion of the IMF MissionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | International Monetary Fund

    An International Monetary Fund team led by Mr. Geoffrey Bannister visited Samoa during March 31- April 4 to hold discussions with the Samoan authorities and other stakeholders in advance of the 2014 Article IV Consultation mission, which will be held during September 29 - October 10, 2014.

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  9. "Faigamea Ile Tai" 2014 is All About the Teams, the Captains, and the FautasiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Samoa News

    Coors Light, the major sponsor for the 2014 American Samoa Flag Day Fautasi Race is pleased to present the 10 long boats that will compete on April 16. They are: Fua'o , Paepae O Ulupo'o , Aeto , Fealofani Samoa , Iseula , Fetu Ole Afiafi , Manulele Tausala I/II , Fa'asaulala , Matasaua .

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  10. National Pacific American...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Samoa News

    ... community was Ms. Fa'au Aydon, an Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Teacher's 4-year Education Program, American Samoa Community College's (ASCC); and, Mr. Iakopo "Jacob" Fitisemanu from the State of Utah, a doctoral candidate for Medical ...

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  11. Matson marks six months of...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Samoa News

    After six months of providing a very stable and reliable shipping service direct from New Zealand on a 21-day shipping schedule, Matson South Pacific is pleased to announce an enhancement to its current service from New Zealand to American Samoa.

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  12. Samoa fishermen still missing, 4,...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Samoa News

    Samoa government reports that a total of 10 people including fishermen who were on board three fishing boats are missing while four are still confirmed dead following cyclone Evan last week.

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  13. Amata's Journal: AmSam's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Samoa News

    ... adjacent to the base. [courtesy photo] At a recent conference I lightheartedly told my audience that American Samoa's three major exports were canned tuna, soldiers and football players. All three of those commodities came into play on the fourth ...

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  14. CJ Floor to represent territory in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Samoa News

    ... boasts some of the best wrestlers in the country. Now Floor, a young man with Samoan ties, will represent American Samoa in the African/Oceania Wrestling Championship qualifiers taking place in Morocco, Africa from March 16-17 for the 2012 Olympics ...

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  15. Cabo Verde Prime Minister calls for sustainable marine resources...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | PressReleasePoint

    ... his country's participation in the upcoming UN Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) to be held in Apia, Samoa. Prime Minister Pereira was welcomed by FAO Deputy Director-General, Coordinator for Natural Resources Maria Helena Semedo ...

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  16. Weather clears up for cruise ships...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Samoa News

    ... and 850 crew members, entered the waterway into the Pago Pago Harbor just before 8 a.m. following a stop in Apia, Samoa. Missing at the main dock for the cruise ship's visit are the usual vendors' tents. Waterfront and recreational activities for ...

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  17. Boks get Poite for Welsh TestRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | News24

    ... games during the November Test period, with the only Test awarded to the Frenchman being the match between Georgia and Samoa in Tbilisi in Eastern Europe. But he appears to be back in the IRB's good books and will no doubt want to make up for his ...

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  18. Samoa PM tired of "blah! blah!...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Samoa News

    Five "Palagi" - white people - who all the MPs saw came to him in Parliament with a proposal to burn waste to generate electricity.

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  19. Reliable ICTs key to socio-economic development of Small Island Developing StatesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | M2.com

    ... countries. Delegates brought attention to the Third International Conference for SIDS, which will be held in Apia, Samoa in September 2014, and which will provide further opportunity to focus on ICT connectivity in the region. The World ...

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  20. Commentary: Samoa for Samoans?...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Samoa News

    This is one in a series of articles concerning data included in the 2010 Census of American Samoa, conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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