Samoa Newswire (Page 6)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Samoa. (Page 6)

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  1. ASTFA team returns with - malo lava...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Samoa News

    The American Samoa Track and Field/Athletics Team that recently competed in Oceania competition in Papeete, Tahiti. Sauniatu West, Johnson Tuiletufuga, Alexarae Toeina, Coach Valusia Talataina, Faresa Kapisi and Charles Uhrle.

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  2. Samoa: A stunning island paradiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Samoa is a laidback and more humble destination than a lot of the other south Pacific islands. A Polynesian paradise with friendly people who welcome tourists, it's a country that will be sure to impress a diverse range of holidaymakers.

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  3. Perth student gets out of $65 parking fine with 25cRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... with 100 spaces would incur a cost to Wilson Parking a value comparable to the annual GDP of the Independent State of Samoa". Instead, Mr Jones decides $7 for two hours is a reasonable amount to pay for the company's expenses "and make an honest ...

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  4. Man four minutes late on car park ticket pays EXACT fine in hilarious letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Daily Star

    The 100 parking bays combined need a sum "comparable to the annual GDP of the Independent State of Samoa" to maintain. If this were the case, wrote Liam, then "charging a fee of $7 for two hours parking would truly be an act of charity."

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  5. Perth student writes hilarious letter as he offers 25 cents to pay for a $65 parking fineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... with 100 spaces would incur a cost to Wilson Parking a value comparable to the annual GDP of the Independent State of Samoa. 'If $975 per hour were the true cost to administer a single parking spot in Northbridge, then charging a fee of $7 for two ...

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  6. Man's eloquent response to parking ticket is pretty damn cleverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Mashable

    ... with 100 spaces would incur a cost to Wilson Parking a value comparable to the annual GDP of the Independent State of Samoa," he wrote. "If $975 per hour were the true cost to administer a single parking spot, then charging a fee of $7 for two hours ...

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  7. Perth man's hilarious 'generous counter-offer' of 25 cents to parking fineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... with 100 spaces would incur a cost to Wilson Parking a value comparable to the annual GDP of the Independent State of Samoa. "If $975 per hour were the true cost to administer a single parking spot in Northbridge, then charging a fee of $7 for two ...

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  8. Representing country on schoolboys tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Northern Daily Leader

    HAPPY TOURIST: Gunnedah product Harry Wilson played one match for the Australian Schoolboys on its rugby union tour of Samoa and New Zealand. Former Gunnedah youngster Harry Wilson tasted success as he played one game on the recent Australian Schoolboys rugby union tour of Samoa and New Zealand.

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  9. BRIELFYRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2016 | Fiji Times

    ... Bannatyne. Bannatyne is conducting an intensive four-day Goal Keeping Coaching Course with the Football Federation Samoa (FFS). Twenty five goalkeepers and coaches from throughout Samoa and American Samoa are participating in the course to improve ...

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  10. Civil Aviation blasts AirlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Samoa News

    Civil Aviation has issued a "stern warning" to Samoa Air to follow "standard operating procedures" following the near-collision of its sole aircraft with a Polynesian Airlines plane above Vaimoso. The warning comes at the end of an investigation by the Ministry of Works Transport and Infrastructure , which found that the "root cause of this incident was solely due to the deviation of SAM IOI from standard and approved procedures a " The Ministry of Works found that the incident on 21 June 2012 was the result of the Samoa Air aircraft departing Fagali'i for Maota "without communication and proper authorization from the Tower."

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  11. BrieflyRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2016 | Fiji Times

    ... Jason Tiatia is back in the country. He has become the newest member of the coaching staff for the Rugby Academy of Samoa. Tiatia played for the Canterbury Sevens and the New Zealand Sevens from 1999 to 2004, then for Grenoble (France) and Parma ...

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  12. Victory in PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Northern Daily Leader

    Max Altus and Alek Hall have returned from their Country U16 tour with plenty of new experiences both on and off the field. Tourists return: Farrer duo Max Altus and Alek Hall have plenty of off-season motivation after finishing their seasons with a tour of Samoa.

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  13. NZ govt ignoring ICT obligationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Scoop

    ... three new branching units to connect Tonga, Fiji and New Caledonia; on top of a previously-confirmed leg to American Samoa left Realm country members saddened. With no mention of 'branches' for Cook Islands, Niue and Tokelau in the Hawaiki ...

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  14. Northland excited as NZ-US internet cable rolls off the production lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... include branching units to connect Tonga, Fiji and New Caledonia, as well as a previously-confirmed leg to American Samoa. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) announced a plan in February, in conjunction with Pacific Island leaders, to ...

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  15. Fiji to join Australia's National Rugby Championship in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... players from the Pacific Islands but not giving much back in return. The All Blacks played a Test match against Manu Samoa in Apia last year, but inviting a team to join a domestic competition on an ongoing basis has the potential to do much more ...

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  16. European club rugby is back and it is time the Champions Cup...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... as was widely reported this week, Wales are intent on finalising a groundbreaking tour next June, taking in both Samoa and Tonga, subject to vital assurances from World Rugby. The global governing body are sending a delegation to the islands later ...

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  17. Tietjens tipped to be Samoa 7s coachRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2016 | Fiji Times

    Update: 5:06PM FORMER New Zealand sevens coach Sir Gordon Tietjens is likely to be named as the new coach for the Samoan sevens team. According to a Radio New Zealand report earlier today, Tietjens is set to be confirmed as the new man in charge of Samoa in the next 24 hours.

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  18. CYMS' Harrison scores for NSW Country in tour finale | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | Central Western Daily

    Orange CYMS product Tyrone Harrison has lauded the support of his family and friends, and the green and golds, after helping NSW Country to a stirring victory in their final tour game on Sunday. Harrison scored a try in the NSW Country under 16s' 46-10 win over the hosts at Apia Park, the damaging backrower inflicting plenty of pain on the Samoans off the bench.

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  19. Seci has a dreamRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2016 | Fiji Times

    PIO Seci was one of the two Fiji-based players selected into the Vodafone Fiji Bati Test against Samoa last week. Returning from Apia on Sunday night, Seci said he was elated to have been given a chance to play with some NRL players in the Fiji Bati.

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  20. Tonga earthquake posed no threat to FijiRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2016 | Fiji Times

    ... from Nuku'alofa in Tonga; 628km southwest from Alofi in Niue, 1035km south-southwest from Apia in Western Samoa and 904km southeast from Suva. Meanwhile, a 5.8 magnitude earthquake occurred in the Indonesia region at a depth of 136km at 2:46am ...

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