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  1. Competition still open ahead of MD2Read the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    APIA, Samoa - Samoan club champions Lupe Ole Soaga showed experience isn't everything when they downed Tonga's Lotoha'apai United on Match Day 1 of the 2015 OFC Champions League Preliminary.

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  2. Ofc TV brings you highlights of the two first matches which have seen ...Read the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... PENNYCOOK 45' + 1')Puaikura FC (COK): 1 (Gun KANG 90')Half-time: 0-1FC Samoan Korean Baptist Chutch of American Samoa and Puaikura FC of Cook Islands have drawn 1-1 in the opening match of the 2015 OFC Champions League Preliminary.FC Samoan Korean ...

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  3. Ofc Champions League PreliminaryRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    TUESDAY 7 OCTOBER 2014 FC SK BAPTIST CHURCH [ASA] v PUAIKURA [COK] J S BLATTER FIELD, APIA SAMOA KICK-OFF: 4.30pm SAMT #SKBvPUA REFEREE: Ravitesh BEHARI [FIJ] ASSISTANT REFEREE 1: Paul SINGH [FIJ] ASSISTANT REFEREE 2: Norman BAFINU [PNG] FOURTH OFFICIAL: Amos ANIO [PNG] SKB: 21. Sione MAU [GK] 6. Sam KOME 3. Steven GARCIA 4. Trevor KAITUU 5. William FONG 2. Gun KANG 7. Dunstone ALEZIRU 11. Johnny SIONE 12. Rueben LUVU 13. Melfi ASLHERHRI 17. Sione LUI.

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  4. Florida woman investigates slice...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... to the US - predating the 'fitafita' exodus. [photo: JH] A woman hailing from Clearwater, Florida is in American Samoa searching for information about the "Seth Parker", a ship that set sail from the territory on July 13, 1935 with seventeen ...

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  5. Club quartet venturing into the unknownRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    APIA, Samoa - Three sides have a golden opportunity to make an immediate mark on regional club football while another side is out to prove experience does count when the 2015 OFC Champions League Preliminary gets underway in Apia, Samoa tomorrow. Puaikura FC are eager to etch out some history of their own in this competition, with improving on local rival Tupapa Maraerenga's previous efforts a driving force.Some careful recruiting from coach Tuka Tisam has seen Stuart Kelly, who won the 2011 OFC Champions League with Auckland City FC, welcomed into the fold.

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  6. Angel Moroni Statues Grace The Spires Of Mormon Temples Around The WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | Switched

    ... angel fly in the midst of heaven, having the everlasting gospel to preach unto them that dwell on the earth." The Apia Samoa Temple was completely destroyed by a fire on July 9, 2003. The Angel Moroni statue miraculously survived the blaze. When the ...

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  7. A call for global actionRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2014 | Fiji Times

    VOYAGING canoes from Samoa and the Cook Islands are expected in the country today to join the Uto ni Yalo on a historic journey to Australia. The Samoan canoe Gaualofa and the Cook Islands canoe Marumaru Atua departed Apia in Samoa on Thursday and they will be welcomed into Suva later today.

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  8. Huskers Tied for Third Heading into Final RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Huskers.com

    ... Niko Vui is tied for 10th place after posting a 1-under-par 143 on Saturday over 36 holes. The freshman from Apia, Samoa fired a first-round 72 before posting 1-under-par 71 in the second round in the second collegiate start of his career. Calvin ...

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  9. Youth activists help adolescents beat the odds in remote VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... called "Investing in Youth Pays Dividends," at the recent 3rd Conference of Small Island Developing States in Apia, Samoa. There, he told UNFPA that programmes targeting young people have made a real difference in Aneityum. "These young people, they ...

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  10. Voyage of Pacific pride and concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... vessel, Hikianalia, didn't make it to all the destinations on their original sail plan. Nonetheless, the crews of the "Samoa-Samoa" leg encountered some surprising, powerful and profound moments during the past four weeks in the South Pacific. With ...

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  11. Samoa's architects look to the past to boost climate resilienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... our site, you are giving your consent for us to set cookies. A traditional 'fale' structure on the island of Savaii in Samoa, in the central South Pacific. THOMSON REUTERS FOUNDATION/Catherine Wilson APIA, Samoa (Thomson Reuters Foundation) In many ...

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  12. Puaikura aim high for ApiaRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... blazed a trail in three past editions of Oceania's premier club competition, winning one match over Pansa of American Samoa in 2001, before taking out the Preliminary competition in 2012-13. That campaign proved a sore one for the Cook Islands ...

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  13. Samoa defends locking up 3-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    Samoa's police, already in strife over the death of a New Zealander in custody, are now defending themselves after locking up a three-year-old boy. The Samoa Observer reports that the boy was locked in a police cell with his father who had been caught driving an unregistered vehicle.

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  14. SHIHAD / Airbourne / I Am Giant & Cairo Knife FightRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Scoop

    ... ded element is a link to an interesting hour long documentary about Tove Jansson. More>> The All Blacks will play Manu Samoa in Apia on Wednesday 8 July next year as part of both teams' preparations for Rugby World Cup 2015. More>>

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  15. Keep LearningRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | Scoop

    ... ded element is a link to an interesting hour long documentary about Tove Jansson. More>> The All Blacks will play Manu Samoa in Apia on Wednesday 8 July next year as part of both teams' preparations for Rugby World Cup 2015. More>>

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  16. Cool Stuff: iPhone 5s, Aloha World...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Samoa News

    I'm really excited about the Aloha World Sevens to be held at Aloha Stadium on June 5-7 of 2014. What I don't understand, under the threat of bamboo shoots under my toenails, I was told not to disclose this information even to you my trusted Coolio's until Sunday morning Samoa time.

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  17. 'Youth Exodus' Reveals Lack of OpportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Inter Press Service

    Samoan mother Siera Tifa Palemene receives financial support from her sons who emigrated to Australia and New Zealand for employment opportunities. Credit: Catherine Wilson/IPS - The small South Pacific island state of Samoa, located northeast of Fiji, attracts tourists with its beaches, natural beauty and relaxed pace of life, but similar to other small nations with constrained economies, it is experiencing an exodus of young people, who are unable to find jobs.

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  18. Samoa sets stage for PreliminaryRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    The fourth edition of the OFC Champions League Preliminary is coming to Samoan shores next week bringing together the cream of the club football crop from Samoa, American Samoa, Cook Islands and Tonga. Samoa hope Lupe Ole Soaga can repeat Kiwi FC'sefforts in front of the home crowd.

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  19. Samoa takes steps to boost its capacity to meet Ri...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Scoop

    Anne Rasmussen , Assistant Chief Executive Officer of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, and Lizbeth Cullity, the UNDP Resident Representative in Samoa, agree to work together on strengthening Samoa's capacity to achieve the Rio goals. Image: Alamgir Mohammad/UNDP The government of Samoa is trying to tidy up its fragmented environment strategies, plans and policies.

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  20. NZ High Commish visits territory...Read the original story

    Sep 28, 2014 | Samoa News

    Gov. Lolo Matalasi Moliga is exploring with three Pacific airlines the possibility of extending their air service to the territory, which will help boost tourism development and improve exports from the region, says the governor's executive assistant Iulogologo Joseph Pereira. Lolo shared his interest in the Pacific carriers during a meeting last Thursday morning with New Zealand High Commissioner to Samoa, Jackie Frizelle who is also the Consul General for American Samoa.

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