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Foreign Minister Murray McCully in handover ceremony of new Tokelau ferry

25 February, 2016 - 3:22 pm in Community, Government, Latest News, Local News, Maritime, Transport, Travel

  The New Zealand funded new ferry for Tokelau, MV Mataliki in the Apia port where she was handed over this morning APIA, SAMOA: THURSDAY 25 FEBRUARY 2016: New Zealand Foreign Minister Murray McCully is in Apia today to participate in a ceremony marking…

Neptune Pacific Line Announces Merging of Pacific Forum Line and Polynesian Shipping Line

2 February, 2016 - 4:10 pm in Business, Community, Latest News, Local News, Maritime, Trade

The Merge supports our vision of creating long term, sustainable shipping networks throughout the Pacific islands SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 02 FEBRUARY 2016:…

China & Samoa celebrate 40 years with the opening of the $33m Maritime Research Campus

Ambassador Wang and Prime Minister Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi in front of the friendship plague BY Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA: MONDAY 09 NOVEMBER…

Filipinos and Koreans on unidentified boat that ran aground at Falealupo

7 October, 2015 - 4:01 pm in Community, Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, Maritime

EDITOR's Note: This is not the boat that has ran aground as in the story APIA, SAMOA: THURSDAY 08 OCTOBER 2015: A boat that has ran aground at Falealupo, on the most western part of Savai’i Island of the Samoan group could have been fishing illegally. But…

Misunderstanding at Ports Authority delays containers ships docking and departing

11 August, 2015 - 10:57 pm in Business, Latest News, Local News, Maritime

Two containers ships Victoire Panama and Polynesian Valletta delayed in the Apia port due to the misunderstanding BY Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA: WEDNESDAY 12 AUGUST 2015:  The employees did not strike but it was a miscommunication between the Samoa Port Authority…