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Police and Maritime Officers Complete U.S. Coast Guard Boarding Officers Course

24 July, 2017 - 1:50 pm in Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, Maritime

  Police and Maritime Officers after the graduation ceremony Source: US Embassay APIA, SAMOA- MONDAY 24 JULY 2017: Seventeen Police and Maritime Officers graduated last Friday after completing the United States Coast Guard’s Boarding Officer Course. …

Prime Minister warns local sailors to stay away from alcohol

12 April, 2017 - 6:40 pm in Latest News, Maritime, World

  The new sailors ready to work on overseas cruiseliners and cargo ships BY Natu Samuelu Tafunai APIA, SAMOA: WEDNESDAY 12 APRIL 2017: The 71 sailors…

$82m tala enhancement project for the Apia Port breaks ground

Part of the Apia Port under construction as funded by Japan. APIA, SAMOA - MONDAY 17 OCTOBER 2016: The Government of Japan has again extended its great…

Cyclone Amos expected to pass South of Samoa Saturday

APIA, SAMOA: FRIDAY 22 APRIL 2016: Tropical Cyclone Amos is expected to strengthen to a Category 3 storm as it passes just north of Wallis during the night. It is currently a Category 2 system and about 200 kilometres west-northwest of Wallis Island. The cyclone…

One dead as major fuel tank fire in Apia is brought under control

At the height of the blaze mid afternoon today as workers were evacuated and traffic detoured from the area. PHOTO by Lan Polu BY Staff Reporters APIA, SAMOA: MONDAY 04 APRIL 2016: One person is confirmed dead from a major fire at one of three fuel storage…