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Language and authenticity identified in Samoa tourism development

10 April, 2017 - 3:13 pm in Business, Community, Economy, Latest News, Local News, People, Tourism, World

  First time visitors to Samoa, Siyam Kuang and Moon Sung, tour operators from Korea were  impressed with Samoa’s beauty BY Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – MONDAY 10 APRIL 2017: Two of the key aspects identified by tour operators and retailers as lacking…

Government to collect $4 million if church ministers pay tax

  The Chief Executive Officer of the Ministry of Revenue Avalisa Viali- Fautuaalii, Minister Tialavea Leniu Hunt and the Assistant Chief Executive…

Foreign Business Registrations put on temporary hold

28 February, 2017 - 1:35 pm in Business, Community, Economy, Latest News, Local News

  Apia town, Samoa's main business centre BY Pa’i Mulitalo Ale APIA, SAMOA – TUESDAY, 28 FEBRUARY 2017: The registration of any foreign business…

World Bank to Boost Support for Samoa says visiting Vice President

23 February, 2017 - 4:51 pm in Community, Economy, Government, Latest News, People

  Victoria Kwakwa, the World Bank’s Vice President for East Asia and Pacific, on her inaugural visit to Samoa today APIA, SAMOA - THURSDAY 23 FEBRUARY 2017: The World Bank will significantly increase its support to Samoa in the coming years. This was…

Samoa’s Strategy for Development promises not to leave anyone behind

8 December, 2016 - 5:19 pm in Community, Economy, Government, Latest News, Local News, Politics

A view of the Apia harbour and part of the town from the air BY Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – THURSDAY 08 DECEMBER 2016: The newly launched “Strategy for the Development  of Samoa  (SDS) 2016/2017 – 2019/2020” focuses not only on developments but assures…