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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…

A patient centre focus needed at the health service, says Minister

4 July, 2017 - 4:13 pm in Community, Health, Latest News, People, Politics

  By Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – TUESDAY 04 JULY 2017: Doctors and nurses need to put aside their differences and competitiveness and concentrate…

Samoa signs PACER-PLUS

17 June, 2017 - 7:59 am in Latest News, Pacific Region, Politics, Trade

  The Minister of Commerce, Industry and Labour, Lautafi Fio Selafi Purcell signing for Samoa NUKUALOFA, TONGA: Samoa has signed the Pacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relations (PACER) at the signing ceremony in Nukualofa on Wednesday 14 June 2017.…

Voting to be compulsory in the next general elections

15 June, 2017 - 6:17 pm in Community, Government, Latest News, Local News, Politics

  Voters queuing up to cast their votes in last years general elections BY Lance Polu APIA, SAMOA – THURSDAY 15 JUNE 2017: Voting and registration as a voter will be compulsory.  Speaking on Samoa FM last night, Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi…