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  1. Flying from Apia to Auckland with Virgin AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

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  2. Commonwealth Pacific election professionals gather in Samoa for regional workshopRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... deepening our democratic culture." As a member of the Steering Committee for the Commonwealth Electoral Network (CEN), Samoa looks forward to hosting this regional event in partnership with the Commonwealth Secretariat. which will be an excellent ...

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  3. Real Tonga to start Tonga-Vava'u-Apia flights in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Matangi Tonga

    Tonga's sole domestic carrier, Real Tonga Airline is expected to start a new international service to Samoa, in early November this year. Tevita Palu, the airline's owner and Managing Director announced on October 4, airfares offered would be less than half of the current costs, which will make travel affordable.

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  4. Samoa PM in New Zealand for medical treatmentRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    According to Radio New Zealand on Thursday, the prime minister was admitted to the intensive care unit of a hospital in Apia, capital of Samoa, on Wednesday afternoon, and a source confirmed that he was transported by an air ambulance to New Zealand on Wednesday night. The website of the Samoa Observer also confirmed the news, saying that Tuila'epa was attending the parliamentary seminar at Taumeasina Island Resort when he fell ill.

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  5. Bank, cancer society launch Pinktober in styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | Fiji Times

    ANZ Bank and the Samoa Cancer Society launched Pinktober in style, unveiling the bank's hot pink MENA Fashion ATMs downtown Apia to kick off a month of breast cancer awareness and fundraising. The ANZ Bank hosted a wellness talk by the Minister for Health Dr Leao Talalelei Tuitama and president of the Samoa Cancer Society Lauaki Jason Annandale at the main Apia branch, attended by staff members, customers, members and friends of the Samoa Cancer Society.

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  6. ANZ Samoa launches Pinktober campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Fiji Times

    ANZ Samoa Country Head Bernie Poort with Samoa Cancer Society president Lauaki Annandale , Health Minister Dr Leao and other guests pictured in front of newly-launched fashion ATMs. Picture: SUPPLIED Update: 7:02PM THE Samoa Cancer Society and ANZ Samoa launched Pinktober in style this week, unveiling the bank's hot pink MENA fashion ATMs downtown Apia.

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  7. 2017 Stars of OceaniaRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2017 | Samoa News

    For the first time since it was inaugurated in 2006, the Stars of Oceania is being hosted outside of Hawaii. The 2017 Stars of Oceania event will be held in American Samoa, Wednesday, October 04, 2017 at the H. Rex Lee Auditorium in Utulei, 6:00-8:30.

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  8. Samoa remembers the 2009 tsunamiRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2017 | Samoa News

    The manager of a beach resort on Samoa's south coast says today was like a Sunday as her village remembered the victims of the 2009 tsunami. Tracey Fa'asi'i from the fully rebuilt resort says villages along Upolu's south coast held services in memory of those lost.

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  9. Rugby: Are the All Blacks the acceptable face of player poaching?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... New Zealand Rugby has been branded predatory - guilty of robbing the best young talent from the emerging nations of Samoa, Fiji and Tonga who, if they could keep it, would be genuine contenders at the World Cup. It has never been that simple, ...

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  10. Smugshot: Readers' travel photos of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... We ended up taking awesome snaps of myself expressing the excitement. My wife Carolyn and I recently had ten days in Samoa. This shot is taken at the Fugalei Fruit & Veg market in Apia shows Carolyn about to stock up on bananas. There was a wide ...

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  11. At UN Assembly, Pacific small islands urge collective action against climate change impactsRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2017 | United Nations

    Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi of the Independent State of Samoa addresses the general debate of the General Assembly's seventy-second session. UN Photo/Cia Pak 21 September 2017 – Addressing the 72nd annual general debate at the United Nations General Assembly, leaders from Pacific small Island developing states highlighted the growing impact of climate change on the lives of their people and called for concerted action to address the threat.

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  12. Raised by 'Faith'Read the original story

    Sep 21, 2017 | Fiji Times

    ... injury and considering his performance since becoming a Fiji Bati in the Pacific Test last year and the Test against Samoa in Apia. Seci will be among players next Wednesday in the East vs West match called the Possible vs Probables at the ANZ ...

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  13. Samoa: Divine by designRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Sometimes you find yourself in a place that simply takes your breath away. And not because of the steamy, 32C heat. Samoa is beautiful, so magical a non-believer can almost imagine a higher divinity - with a design flair - painting colour, music, ...

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  14. What next in the All Blacks' search to replace Tawera Kerr-Barlow?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... burst on to the scene, his fast pass earning him his first and only test cap as a replacement for Andy Ellis against Samoa in Apia in 2015. Come the World Cup title defence later that year, it was Smith, Perenara and Kerr-Barlow who were selected. ...

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  15. MA ori King reaches out to the King of Tonga KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Scoop

    ... for the MA ori Party. The King of Tonga answered the call. The same request was also made to the Head of State in Samoa and Ariki of Rarotonga. All have answered the call, hence why we now have eight candidates from these Pacific Nations running. ...

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  16. Civic leaders discuss regional concernsRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | Fiji Times

    Update: 4:08PM CIVIL society leaders gathered in Apia, Samoa recently to discuss national and regional concerns ahead of the 48th Pacific Islands' Forum Leaders' meeting. Over 40 leaders from Samoa, Niue, Cook Islands, Tonga, Fiji, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands, Guam and Nauru came together for a Pre PIFs Civil Society Roundtable convened by the Pacific Islands Association of Non-Governmental Organisations .

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  17. SPREP Hosts Twenty-Eighth Meeting of Officials in SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | Scoop

    ... to approve the 2018-19 work plan for the organisation. It comes a week after the Pacific island leaders gathered in Samoa and committed to fast tracking the development of policies to ban the use of single-use plastic bags, plastic and Styrofoam, ...

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  18. Sporting Spotlight: James 'Cubby' DaviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Western Telegraph

    ... d up!" After some great displays you were widely tipped to be picked for the Welsh squad to play Tonga in Auckland and Samoa (in Apia) - how did you feel to miss out of a 32-man squad which had 13 uncapped players? I'd be a liar if I said I wasn't

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  19. Tonga timber deal with American Samoa formalisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Matangi Tonga

    With ta'ovala are Soane Ramanlala and Penisimani Vea, the Director and the Chief Executive Officer of the Aotearos-Tonga Forest Product Ltd, 12 September 2017, Apia, Samoa. $205,000 for Tongan Caribbean Pine power poles was signed last week in Apia, between American Samoa and Aotearoa-Tonga Forest Products Ltd, a former Tonga Government public enterprise.

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  20. Pacific Nations Condemn North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | Sofia News Agency

    Pacific leaders including Malcolm Turnbull have condemned North Korea , describing their behaviour as a threat to their region, News.com.au reported. Pacific nations including Australia have jointly condemned North Korea 's repeated attempts to test nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles.

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