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Volcano risk high in a geothermal dig Opposition says

11 November, 2013 - 6:25 pm in Energy, Environment, Latest News, Local News, Technology

BY Lagi Keresoma APIA: TUESDAY 12 NOVEMBER 2013: Scrap the idea of geothermal energy. It’s too dangerous, said Shadow Minister of Electric Power Corporation (EPC), Levaopolo Talatonu. Dig deep enough into the earth to harness geothermal energy poses the…

Internet leap caught Digicel unawares

30 October, 2013 - 9:13 pm in Business, Local News, Technology

BY Alan Ah Mu APIA: THURSDAY 31 OCTOBER 2013: A leap in demand for internet caught Digicel Samoa unawares. This time last year 20 percent of their subscribers…

Gas from waste for cooking and lighting at Piu village

22 October, 2013 - 8:42 pm in Community, Energy, Environment, Latest News, Local News, Technology

BY Alan Ah Mu APIA: WEDNESDAY 23 OCTOBER 2013: Using gas from waste has gained ground here thanks to aid from Great Britain. Already gas made from that…

“Scammers target students” warns WU Money Transfer

6 October, 2013 - 9:30 am in Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, Technology

APIA: MONDAY 07 OCTOBER 2013: “Students are being targeted and victimized by (Online) Scammers,” is an urgent and alarming warning by FEXCO Western Union Money Transfer. “The ever increasing use and easy access by our youngsters to Social websites in…

A cybercrime unit proposed

12 September, 2013 - 4:19 pm in Latest News, Law & Order, Local News, Technology

Lagi Keresoma APIA: FRIDAY 13 SEPTEMBER 2013: Setting up a special unit to combat increasingly worrisome problem of cybercrime is under consideration . A Parliamentary Committee will soon address scams carried out by internet and telephone - cybercrimes -…