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Government reviews Investment Act amidst public concerns

18 July, 2017 - 5:17 pm in Business, Community, Government, Latest News, Local News

  Leota Lene of Siva Afi with one of his Samoan designs on garment that have been copied and mass produced by others By Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA - TUESDAY 18 JULY 2017: The Government has stepped in to review the Investment Act 2000 to address the…

$25m new office for the Samoa High Commission in Wellington

10 July, 2017 - 5:39 pm in Diplomacy, Government, Latest News, Local News

  Part of Wellington city APIA, SAMOA – MONDAY 10 JULY 2017: Cabinet has approved the construction of a new Office for the Samoa High Commission…

Cabinet awaits legal advice on reviving corporal punishment in schools

  The Minister of Education, Loau Keneti Sio By Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – THURSDAY 06 JULY 2017: Cabinet is awaiting the Attorney General’s…

Parliament appoints Tuimaleali’ifano Va’aletoa Sualauvi as new Head of State

5 July, 2017 - 10:00 am in Government, Latest News, Local News, People, Politics

  Tuimaleali’ifano Va’aleto'a Sualauvi and Masiofo Fa'amasusili Leinafo BY Staff Reporters APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 05 JULY 2017: The Samoan parliament has just appointed a new Head of State. Lawyer and long-time member of the Council of Deputies,…

Head of States future rests on parliament this morning

5 July, 2017 - 12:28 am in Government, Latest News, Local News, People, Politics

  Samoa's parliament in session By Staff Reporters APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 05 JULY 2017: Whether the Head of State Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Efi continues in the role for the next five years depends on Parliament this morning. Reports after a ruling party…