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... norm. Four months after introducing the "fare-weight" system -- the lighter the passenger, the lighter the fare - Samoa Air chief executive Chris Langton said the feedback from fliers of all sizes has been positive. "We started the system back in ... Comment?
Samoa Air planned on Wednesday to start pricing its first international flights based on the weight of its passengers and their bags. Comment?
Samoa Air, which flies mainly between the country's two main islands Upolu and Savaii, charges passengers by the kilogram. Comment?
... a large overweight population, according to World Health Organisation (WHO) statistics. "The greatest health threat to Samoa is the ongoing increase in non-communicable diseases brought on by obesity, inactivity and diets rich in fat, salt and ... Comment?
... But the Samoan airline's policy is being attacked by an obesity expert and community leaders as insensitive and lame. Samoa Air is a national airline which flies between the country's two main islands, Upolu and Savaii, and has started flights to ... Comment?
... to bring in the controversial measure that means overweight passengers pay more for their ticket. A statement from Samoa Air said: "We at Samoa Air are keeping airfares fair, by charging our passengers only for what they weigh. "You are the master ... Comment?
Dear Editor, It was with great delight that I read of the official action taken by BoH accepting the request for a longer transition period prior to withdrawal from American Samoa. Comment?
... Vaiala, was born on the east coast U.S. in New Haven, Conn. When she was a freshman in high school, she moved to Apia, Samoa. Comment?
APIA Samoa - Ah Liki Wholesale has issued a public notice to clarify the recalled Chefs Choice tuna in Oil products as supplied from Vietnam. Comment?
Privately owned Samoa Air has been denied use of Fagali'i Airport for flights to American Samoa by Polynesian Airlines. Comment?
... out in business who may have the skills but not sufficient assets to secure a business loan," said Auelua Enari, Samoa's Registrar of Companies and CEO of the Ministry of Commerce, Industries and Labor. "The registry will allow people to make safer ... Comment?
... Samoans. "The Country Partnership Strategy represents a strengthening of the relationship between the World Bank and Samoa," said Ferid Belhaj, World Bank Country Director for the Pacific Islands in a news release. "It has been developed through ... Comment?
... partners, and civil society leaders. "The IMF team would like to extend our heartfelt sympathies to the people of Samoa for the losses and damages caused by the tropical cyclone Evan. The disaster caused a significant disruption to economic ... Comment?
APIA, Samoa - An urgent recall of batches of cans of Chef's Choice tuna was ordered by Ministry of Health last week to protect the public. Comment?
A businesswoman has been charged over a large consignment of bottles of whisky which the authorities say arrived in the country four weeks ago with false import documentation. Comment?
... move me to tears, but I wasn't the only tourist pulling out the tissues at Robert Louis Stevenson's Museum in Apia, Samoa. When the guide read the famous Requiem and then sang it in Samoan I noticed even some chunky Ocker males were tearing up. We ... Comment?
... a troubled relationship with a woman, a fellow student, may have been the cause of the suicide. Counsellors from Samoa Victim Support Group (SVSG), in response to a request from APTC's management, spoke to students afterwards. In a separate incident ... Comment?
217 km (134 miles) ESE of Hihifo, Tonga 279 km (173 miles) SSW of Tafuna, American Samoa 286 km (177 miles) SSW of Pago Pago, American Samoa 308 km (191 miles) S of Apia, Samoa NST= 43, Nph= 44, Dmin=339.5 km, Rmss=0.73 sec, Gp= 54, M-type=body wave ... Comment?
... the 2013 Hong Kong Sevens crowd at the Hong Kong Stadium between games. [Photo: Barry Markowitz, courtesy Tri Marine/Samoa Tuna] After two days of pool play at the Cathay Pacific / HSBC Hong Kong Sevens the knock-out draws have been set in both the ... Comment?
... your bookmark. See Quick Tips & User Guide . 102 km (63 miles) SSE of Hihifo, Tonga 375 km (233 miles) SSW of Apia, Samoa 400 km (248 miles) SW of Tafuna, American Samoa 405 km (251 miles) SW of Pago Pago, American Samoa NST= 38, Nph= 40, Dmin=447.5 ... Comment?