Three cruise ships scheduled for...
Three cruise ship are scheduled to call into the Port of Pago Pago for October with the first set to sail into port, Tuesday, Oct. 2. The 'Rhapsody of the Seas' arrives around 8 a.m. from Lahaina, Hawai'i and departs around 5 p.m. for Apia, Samoa, according to the American Samoa Visitor's Bureau schedule.
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Young Americans learn rugby ropes
To say that Samoans are passionate about rugby is quite an understatement. Some young Americans studying at the Coral Reef Academy found out the hard way last week.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Nz's Gift of Canoe Will Help...
O le alia lena o le Gaualofa mai Samoa ua fausia i fausaga o alia sa folau ai tagata Polenisia i aso anamua.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Ahead of Sendai conference, Ban pushes for 2015 global agreement on disaster risk
"The aim is simple: to leave a more resilient world to future generations," Mr. Ban told high-level representatives of Member States attending a briefing on the Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction to be held next year in the Japanese city of Sendai.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
ASG office to stay open in Hawaii
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.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
ASCC selects Spring 2014 Presidential Merit Scholar
Accounting major Ms. Miranda Galo leads a tour of the ASCC campus for high school business club members.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
International Monetary Fund
Samoa: Statement at the Conclusion of the IMF Mission
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.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
"Faigamea Ile Tai" 2014 is All About the Teams, the Captains, and the Fautasi
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 .
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Matson marks six months of...
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.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Samoa fishermen still missing, 4,...
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.
Amata's Journal: AmSam's...
Aumua Amata with Alualu Claxton and Loka Muna of Pago Pago who hosted her visit, along with members of the Samoan community at Fort Stewart.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Samoa PM tired of "blah! blah!...
Five "Palagi" - white people - who all the MPs saw came to him in Parliament with a proposal to burn waste to generate electricity.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
CAC calls for citizenship for...
Congressman Faleomavaega Eni has written to the Constitutional Accountability Center , a think tank group law firm based in Washington D.C., voicing his opposition to the group's planned lawsuit in federal court that would make the citizenship clause of the U.S. Constitution apply to persons born in American Samoa.
Commentary: Samoa for Samoans?...
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.
PM: Church warning on casinos a "...
Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sa'ilele Malielegaoi has brushed off a warning from the National Council of Churches about the perils of casinos and gambling in Samoa.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Lifestyle Disease - Human Tsunami' Threatens Pacific
The "human tsunami" of lifestyle diseases will overshadow climate change and other big Pacific economic stories for some countries, a regional conference in Sydney has been told.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Pacific Rim Fest a Treat - and...
Sinh Lam mans an overflowing grill Sunday in Old Sacramento, preparing his San Jose company's Thai Kabobs.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
A day to recognize the valor and...
The American Samoa Government is hosting its annual Veterans Day ceremony on Monday at the Veterans Memorial Stadium in Tafuna where Gov. Togiola Tulafono will deliver his last Veterans Day address as chief executive of the territory.
Governor asks; UH responds with a...
Local teachers, under the direction of Dr. Deb Zuercher and others from the U.H. graduate School of Education, have been working this summer at Tafuna Elementary, creating culturally relevant mathematics as an effective way to teach math to the children of American Samoa.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Mormon elder denies banning Samoan...
The President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for the Pacific, Elder James Hamula, says there is no truth in reports that the church has banned the Samoan language.