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Japan donates US$1.9 million upgrade to Dental Health Services

23 February, 2018 - 5:04 pm in Community, Health, Latest News, Local News, People

  Japans Ambassador to Samoa Maugaoleatuolo Shinya Aoki cutting the ribbon as the Minister of Health looks on By Julie Simati Fiu APIA, SAMOA – FRIDAY 23 FEBRUARY 2018: Japan today donated dental equipment worth US$1.9 million to upgrade the dental…

Imported pigs to revive local industry genetics

23 February, 2018 - 9:37 am in Agriculture, Community, Latest News, Local News

  Part of the consignment of 23 pigs imported from Hamilton, New Zealand arriving at Faleolo International Airport Source: PRESS SECRETARIAT: APIA, SAMOA…

MV Samoa Express drydocked after running aground yesterday

23 February, 2018 - 9:29 am in Community, Latest News, Local News, Maritime

By Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA - FRIDAY 23 FEBRUARY 2018:  The General Manager of the Samoa Shipping Corporation (SSC), Papali’i Willie Nansen has confirmed…

Police looking for missing 7 year old girl

23 February, 2018 - 9:23 am in Community, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News

  APIA, SAMOA - FRIDAY 23 FEBRUARY 2018: Police have posted a public notice seeking information on a 7 year old girl reported missing since Wednesday 21 February. The family however does not have a photo of the girl. Please contact police on 22222 if…

A simple health solution to Samoas’ disease burden

21 February, 2018 - 9:07 pm in Community, Health, Latest News, Local News, People

  The former Director General of Health, Dr. Walter Vermeullen By Rula Su’a – Vaai APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 21 FEBRUARY 2018:  The former Director General of Health, Dr. Walter Vermeullen is calling Samoa a ‘disease burden country’ with huge…