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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 the incident involving the MV Samoa Express vessel a few minutes after leaving the Salelologa wharf…

New safe uniforms for the Nafanua Patrol Boat crew

22 February, 2018 - 6:16 pm in Latest News, Local News, Maritime, Pacific Region

  The Nafanua Patrol Boat crew with the Commissioner of Police where new uniforms were presented to the crew funded by Australia. APIA, SAMOA –…

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…

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 who graduated this week from the Marine School of the University of Samoa, have been given a stern warning…

$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 assistance for funding purposes to the Government of Samoa. The Apia Port safety and enhancement project…