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Samoa looks to ban the export of drinking coconuts – niu

  A stall of drinking coconuts at one of the markets in Apia town By Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – TUESDAY 07 NOVEMBER 2017:  The Samoan government is looking at banning the export of drinking coconuts for fear of a shortage of matured coconuts that…

National Youth Council launches Tracer Youth Employment Survey Report

27 June, 2017 - 12:42 pm in Community, Economy, Education, Latest News, Local News

  Source: Samoa National Youth Council APIA, SAMOA – TUESDAY 27 JUNE 2017: The Samoa National Youth Council (SNYC) has reached another milestone…

$7 million funding boost for Samoan tourism

3 June, 2017 - 12:26 am in Economy, Latest News, Local News, Tourism

  Apia, SAMOA – FRIDAY 02 JUNE 2017: New Zealand is to contribute $7.3 million towards boosting Samoan tourism, Prime Minister Bill English announced…

Yazaki Samoa to celebrate milestone in closing ceremony

24 May, 2017 - 5:58 pm in Business, Community, Economy, Latest News, Local News

  26 years of automotive harnessing at Yazaki Samoa closes 25 August 2017 By Natu Samuelu Tafunai APIA, SAMOA: WEDNESDAY 24 MAY 2017: Samoa’s biggest private employer Yazaki Samoa is officially closing down 25 August this year. “But this will not…

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…