Samoa Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. INTERVIEW: - Bright spots' can help islands navigate towards...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | United Nations

    ... will be convening the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States from 1 to 4 September in Apia, Samoa, to focus worldwide attention on the sustainable development of this unique group of countries. Braulio Ferreira de Souza ...


  2. District Gov registers objection...Read the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Samoa News

    Manu'a District Governor Misaalefua J. Hudson, on behalf of the people of the Manu'a island group, has called on the National Marine Fishery Service asking them not to include Muliava, or Rose Atoll in the extension of the National Marine Sanctuary of American Samoa.


  3. Polynesian Airlines to service Vava'u from SamoaRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    Tonga's Deputy Prime Minister Samiu Vaipulu has announced that Polynesian Airlines will begin servicing direct flights to Vava'u from Apia, Samoa, in August, following a one month delay in introducing the new service. 14 comments

  4. Geldenhuys to captain ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Sky Sports

    The Azzurri face Fiji in Suva on June 7, Samoa in Apia on June 14 and Japan in Tokyo on June 21. Toulon prop Martin Castrogiovanni has been rested.


  5. Seventh-Day Adventist World...Read the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Samoa News

    Elder Ted Wilson, General Conference President of the Seventh-day Adventist church have confirmed receiving a submission from members in Samoa against the controversial decision by the local church administration, changing their Sabbath day of worship from Saturday to Sunday in Samoa. 9 comments

  6. Australia pledges $20 million for Samoa's infrastructure projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | ABC News

    Australian Senator Brett Mason has made the announcement from Apia, the capital of Samoa, where he is on the last leg of of his current tour of Cook Islands, New Zealand and Samoa.


  7. Beware: Woman arrested for alleged...Read the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... went to her residence and asked for her help in applying for a United States Visa through the U.S. Embassy in Apia, Samoa. It's alleged Utu told the couple that they needed to pay $100 for the processing fee, $150 for the visa application request, ...


  8. Final act: Togiola signs land...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | Samoa News

    Outgoing Gov. Togiola Tulafono yesterday, in his final acts as governor, signed the lease between Samoa and American Samoa, where a one acre property near Apia will be allocated to the Territory to set up an office.


  9. Feds want restitution, 27 months...Read the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... several years whereby she, her relatives, and others stole more than $325,000 in federal grant funds from the American Samoa Special Services Commission (ASSSC), a now-defunct agency of the American Samoa Government." "Ms Pase's criminal activities ...


  10. Committee continues work on agenda...Read the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Samoa News

    While no new date on the inter Samoa talks was announced during last week's cabinet meeting, Gov. Lolo Matalasi Moliga did tell directors who are members of the ASG committee on the talks, to continue to work with their counterparts in Samoa to put together a firm agenda on issues for American Samoa, before the two-Samoa summit is convened.


  11. Samoan baby named Cardiff after...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2014 | Samoa News

    Two hours before Manu Samoa kicked off in Cardiff in the monumental match against Wales last week, a baby boy was born at the Tupua Tamasaese Meaole II Hospital in Apia Samoa, to very proud Manu fans, Falute and Talai Junior Lene.


  12. Community BriefsRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | Samoa News

    SAMOA FLAG DAY CELEBRATIONS CONTINUE THIS WEEK IN CA For the 28th year now, the Samoan Federation of America with the support of the City of Carson, California is organizing the Samoa Flag Day celebrations which kicked off this past weekend.


  13. Joyita - the ghost ship mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2014 | Fiji Times

    ... bought it. She chartered the ship to her friend, Captain Thomas H "Dusty" Miller, a British-born sailor living in Samoa. Miller used the ship as a trading and fishing charter boat until the mysterious incident surrounding it three years later. THERE ...


  14. Tuitama: Samoans Were Healthy and...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | Samoa News

    Members of the Delegation from American Samoa attending the the 4th Annual Bilateral Summit of the two Samoas. 1 comment

  15. LBJ: By - virtue of the law' only...Read the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... which goes into effect May 21 along with a slight fee hike for individuals considered residents. Responding to Samoa News questions submitted early this week, LBJ chief executive officer Mike Gerstenberger said yesterday that the "non-resident fee ...


  16. Samoan minister calls on NZ to...Read the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... on media reform at a Pacific leaders forum to call for a rethink on New Zealand immigration policy. "New Zealand and Samoa are good friends, but Samoans have to spend $200 to get a visa to New Zealand," Afiago Tafua told delegates, adding that many ...


  17. Eni proposes questions of...Read the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Samoa News

    Congressman Faleomavaega Eni is proposing that two questions pertaining to American Samoa's political status be included on this year's general election ballot and suggests that the general public debate the two issues prior to the November elections.


  18. 10 most-read stories todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... for the murder of 21-year-old Meredith Kercher in a hillside villa occupied by students in Perugia, a university town. Samoa's Prime Minister made a plea for leniency for a man who avoided a rape charge for eight years after fleeing New Zealand for ...


  19. Samoan PM to judge: Go easy on rapistRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    Samoa's Prime Minister made a plea for leniency for a man who avoided a rape charge for eight years after fleeing New Zealand for Samoa while on bail. 1 comment

  20. Blunts Point cannon ready for Flag...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2014 | Samoa News

    The National Park of American Samoa, in partnership with the American Samoa Historic Preservation Office , the American Samoa Visitor's Bureau , and Samoana High School, completed a rehabilitation project on the upper gun of the World War II era Blunts Point Guns above Pago Pago Harbor.