Samoa Newswire (Page 11)

Samoa Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Samoa. (Page 11)

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  1. Enhancing Niuea s natural resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Scoop

    ... conservation and sustainable use of natural resources was officially signed in Apia on Friday April 15th, 2016, at the Samoa Multi-Country Office of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The project is funded by the Global Environment ...

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  2. Vaiala Maroons rugby team win the 2016 ASRU Flag Day International 7s tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Samoa News

    Some of the action seen in the last day of the 2016 ASRU International Rugby 7s tournament between these two teams from Samoa, Saasaai and Satitoa. [photo by AF] Vaiala Maroons rugby team from the village of Vaiala in Samoa is now the new champion for the 2016 American Samoa Rugby Union Flag Day International 7s tournament, after they defeated the mighty team from the village of Vaiala, the Vaiala BBE rugby team in the final match last Friday, with the score of 14-7.

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  3. Scientific evidenceRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | Fiji Times

    ... recent ministerial meeting convened by the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) in Apia, Samoa. University of the South Pacific's professor for climate change at the Pacific Centre for Environment and Sustainable ...

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  4. Funds raised in Samoa for Winston's victimsRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2016 | Fiji Times

    Update: 4:08PM A FUNDRAISING drive held in Samoa to raise funds for the victims of Severe Tropical Winston that hit Fiji in February raised more than 25,000 tala . The drive was orchestrated by University of the South Pacific's Apia-based Pacific Outreach Program for Polynesia head Allan Alo for the children of Fiji, as part of USP's TC Winston appeal.

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  5. Vailele set to defend title, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Samoa News

    Last year's champions Vailele are ready to vie for the inaugural TMO Marist Pago 7s Tournament Cup against teams from American Samoa, Tonga, Fiji and New Zealand tomorrow at the Veterans Memorial Stadium, Tafuna. [Photo: Naenae Productions] Last year's champions Vailele are ready to do battle to defend their championship title and win the Inaugural TMO Marist Pago 7s International Tournament Cup.

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  6. Glory for RooneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Sthelensstar.co.uk

    ... orm is a continuation of his success last year when he was a silver medallist in the Commonwealth Youth Games in Apia, Samoa, fifth in the World Junior Championships in Eindhoven and the Dutch Junior Open winner in Amsterdam.

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  7. Young woman's stigmata claim tests religious harmony in SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Some are sceptical about the claims, dismissing the 23-year-old's wounds as a hoax or psychosomatic injuries brought on by religious hysteria. APIA, SAMOA: Claims that a young woman developed Christ-like wounds after playing Jesus in a play have sharply divided opinion in Samoa, igniting debate over whether the bleeding cuts to her body are miraculous or a hoax.

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  8. Aussie Copper to Make HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2013 | 24-7 Press Release

    Aussie police officer Andy Warton will make history this April by kayaking almost 400 kilometers solo around Samoa. In 90 days from now Andy will circumnavigate the Independent State of Samoa as part of Kayak4Youth to raise money and awareness for the prevention of youth suicide and mental illness.

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  9. One dead after fuel tank fire in Apia, SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... then someone said 'oh my gosh, can you see the smoke?' People were getting up on their chairs to get a better view." Samoa born Labour MP Su'a William Sio said he was in contact with friends in Apia yesterday, when the fire broke out. "It seems ...

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  10. RegionalRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2016 | Samoa News

    A fuel tank at a wharf in downtown Apia, Samoa, has exploded, sending huge columns of black smoke into the air.

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  11. Fire crews contain fuel tanker blaze in SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | ABC News

    Firefighters have contained a huge fuel tanker blaze at Matautu wharf in the Samoan capital of Apia, disaster authorities say. "The public is advised that our first responders have contained the fire at the Matautu wharf," Samoa's disaster management office said on Facebook.

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  12. Fuel tanker fire breaks out at Samoa's Matautu wharfRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | ABC News

    Samoa's disaster management office has urged the public to stay clear of Matautu wharf in the capital Apia after a huge fuel tanker fire broke out. Reports said thousands of people had been evacuated from the area, with images on social media showing flames and a big plume of thick black smoke.

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  13. Fuel tank explodes in Apia, SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    A fuel tank at a wharf in downtown Apia, Samoa, has exploded, sending huge columns of black smoke into the air. Thousands are being evacuated due to fears the fire at Matautu Wharf would spread to two other storage tanks, reported the Samoa Observer.

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  14. Fuel storage tank blaze in Apia, SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    A large fire has broken out in one of three fuel storage tanks in Apia, Samoa - leaving authorities concerned that the fire will spread to other tanks. The blaze has broken out at the busy Matautu Wharf, with reports of a large explosion and thousands of people being evacuated from the area.

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  15. Dagg returns from injury breakRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2016 | Fiji Times

    ... year. He made just five appearances for the Crusaders last season and was selected to start for the All Blacks against Samoa in Apia, Argentina in Christchurch and the Springboks in Johannesburg.

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  16. Aussie Copper to Make HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2013 | 24-7 Press Release

    Aussie police officer Andy Warton will make history this April by kayaking almost 400 kilometers solo around Samoa. In 90 days from now Andy will circumnavigate the Independent State of Samoa as part of Kayak4Youth to raise money and awareness for the prevention of youth suicide and mental illness.

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  17. Increasing women's economic empowerment across the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Scoop

    Louisa Wall MP, Poto Williams MP, and Joanne Hayes MP, will join fellow parliamentarians from Pacific and Australian Parliaments when they meet in Apia, Samoa next week for the Pacific Women's Parliamentary Partnerships Forum. The forum is part of the Pacific Women Shaping Pacific Development initiative, and supports the professional development of parliamentarians and parliamentary staff.

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  18. Hillary Clinton emails: Former US ambassador's 'deep...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    A former United States ambassador to New Zealand was deeply concerned by incompetency among some staff in Wellington and Apia, according to official emails. A batch of emails to and from Hillary Clinton was released by the US Department of State in February and includes a series from former New Zealand and Samoa ambassador David Huebner, who was appointed in 2009.

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  19. Posted On Mar 23 2016Read the original story

    Mar 22, 2016 | Saipan Tribune

    ... on June 10. The committee said anyone or even a company could come in and manage the rides this year. Guam's... APIA, Samoa-Two government ministries and Pacific regional organizations are partnering to enhance the knowledge of intellectual property ...

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  20. Enhancing planning and conservation outcomesRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2016 | Scoop

    ... versity (IIB) project executed by the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) based in Apia, Samoa.

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