Samoa Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Patrick Osborne try gives Fiji Pacific Nations Cup win and titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 |

    Winger Patrick Osborne scored a try in the 78th minute to give Fiji a 26-16 victory over Samoa in Suva, which clinched their fourth successive Pacific Nations Cup title. Fiji had to battle back from a 13-point deficit shortly before halftime on Saturday, and managed to gain some momentum in the second half with veteran flyhalf Seremaia Bai slotting three penalties.


  2. The new Pacific Climate Change Portal officially l...Read the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | Scoop

    17 June 2016, Apia, Samoa - The Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) and Griffith University in Australia hosted a launch for the upgraded Pacific Climate Change Portal (PCCP) this afternoon at the Tanoa Tusitala Hotel in ...


  3. Latu feels at homeRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | Fiji Times

    ... in Fiji always make the team from the friendly isles felt at home. Tonga will face Georgia today before Fiji takes on Samoa, in what will be the third Test for June for the three Pacific Islands team. "It's always nice to come to Fiji, the crowd and ...


  4. Samoa wants victoryRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | Fiji Times

    MANU Samoa coach Alama Ieremia says his team needs to up their game from Georgia last weekend when they play the Vodafone Flying Fijians at the ANZ Stadium in Suva today. And with a number of changes from the team that played Georgia with his experienced players back in the side, Samoa will surely give the Flying Fijians a run for their money this afternoon.


  5. The EU and Government of Samoa sign a new Agreemen...Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Scoop

    The European Union and Government of Samoa sign a new Agreement for 20.2 million/SAT 58 million in Water and Sanitation The European Union and Government of Samoa sign a new Agreement for a 20.2 million/SAT 58 million in Water and Sanitation The European Union and the Government of Samoa have signed a Financing Agreement for a value of SAT 58 million on the occasion of the Prime Minister attending the European Development Day summit in Brussels. The Agreement was signed by the Prime Minister Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi and the European Union Commissioner for International Cooperation & Development Mr. Neven Mimica on Wednesday the 15th of June.


  6. Public invited to free cultural...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Samoa News

    ... The event is free and open to the public. [Courtesy Photo] The Student Support Services (SSS) division of the American Samoa Community College (ASCC) invites the public to join them for a free Cultural Workshop this Thursday featuring artist and ...


  7. Samoa to host Fiji in historic rugby league TestRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | Fiji Times

    SAMOA will host a historic Test match against Fiji in Apia on October 8 - Samoa's first official Test match on home soil. The announcement was made today by ARLC Chairman and RLIF Deputy Chairman John Grant, alongside Rugby League Samoa Chairman and Asia Pacific Rugby League Confederation Chairman Tagaloa Faafouina Su'a, and the Fiji Rugby League Chairman Filimoni Vosarogo.


  8. New Samoan Shuttle Service Flying A Pair Of Twin CommandersRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2016 | Aero-News Network

    "Talofa" is a friendly, welcoming greeting given to visitors to Samoa. It's also the name of the newest air service in the small, volcanic Polynesian country of, one that will use a pair of Twin Commanders to shuttle residents and tourists between the islands.


  9. Worcester Warriors duo James Johnston and Jaba Bregvadze will battle in SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Worcester News

    WORCESTER Warriors prop James Johnston will start for Samoa in their home Test against Georgia at Apia Park on Saturday.


  10. Nearly two years on, Secretary-General reunites with Hokule'a crew for World Oceans DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 |

    New York, June 9 :Warning that we are dangerously close to breaking the limit of how we should use oceans, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday reunited with a Polynesian voyaging canoe crew who are using traditional methods to circumvent the world and highlight the importance of protecting our bodies of water. Your voyage was a testament to the power of island people.


  11. The head of the U.N. will reunite with the Hokule'a crew on World Oceans DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Hokule'a captain Nainoa Thompson watched as U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon signed the canoe's "Promise to ka Pae'aina" after the vessel arrived in Apia, Samoa, on Sept. 1, 2014.


  12. Museum of Samoa Online Photo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Samoa News

    ... cousin Jennifer Kronfeld. (Credit: Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries. 31-58136) The Museum of Samoa has launched a major online exhibition. To Walk Under Palm Trees - The Germans in Samoa: Snapshots from Albums, Part 1. Curated ...


  13. All Blacks alter schedule to avoid traditional first test yips against WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... due a clash with the Super Rugby final involving the Highlanders and Hurricanes, the All Blacks battled to overcome Samoa in their first hit out, eventually pulling away for a scratchy 25-16 win in Apia. Ian Foster and Wales coach Warren Gatland ...


  14. | Ngatai pens new Chiefs dealRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | News24

    ... since 2012, captaining the side for the past two years. In 2015 Ngatai made his debut for the All Blacks against Samoa in Apia. He backed up his impressive first outing in the black jersey four days later when he captained the Maori All Blacks ...


  15. Midfielder Charlie Ngatai re-signs with New Zealand Rugby and Chiefs for two more yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Taranaki Daily News

    ... has the responsibility of running the team's attack. Ngatai made his All Blacks debut last year off the bench against Samoa in Apia, and Ma'a Nonu and Conrad Smith now having departed, he has a prime chance to push for more time in the black jersey, ...


  16. Ship Yard recruits financial...Read the original story

    May 29, 2016 | Samoa News

    ... to Robinson, has been helping the shipyard over the past 12 months, under arrangements made with the the American Samoa Economic Stimulus and Recovery Office (ASESRO). He worked at the shipyard part time, starting with two hours a day and increased ...


  17. Rugby: Green midfield a target for WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... from concussion, and the uncapped Seta Tamanivalu. Blues midfielder George Moala, one of the standouts of the Manu Samoa test in Apia last year, is in the next tier after inconsistent form this season. The contrast between what could be described as ...


  18. Young weight-lifters win gold for FijiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Fiji Times

    ... senior side vying for a place in the Olympic Games. She also won a gold medal in the Commonwealth Youth Games in Apia, Samoa last year. "We are having Apolonia Vaivai and Eileen Cikamatana in action tomorrow (today) and the fans needs to come and ...


  19. Kayaker raising awareness about...Read the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Samoa News

    A kayaker circumnavigating Samoa is hours away from landfall in the capital Apia after a 400 kilometre journey to raise awareness about suicide. Andy Warton says the view of Apia's buildings over the bow of his vessel is a welcome sight after a gruelling fortnight in rough seas.


  20. SamoaRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | State Department

    The Independent State of Samoa consists of two large islands, Upolu and Savaii, two smaller inhabited islands of Manono and Apolima, and several uninhabited islets. Samoa is located approximately halfway between Hawaii and New Zealand in the Polynesian region of the South Pacific.