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Samoa's architects look to the past to boost climate resilience
In Samoa and other Pacific island nations, which risk devastation from gale-force winds, flooding, sea surges, and tsunamis, a return to indigenous building styles could be the key to creating disaster-resilient communities of the future.(10/9/2014 10:20:22 AM)
American Samoa: Plant will create up to 1,000 jobs
American Samoa government officials expect up to 1,000 jobs will be created when a Filipino company invests $100 million in a new food-processing plant. Gov. Lolo Matalasi Moliga said Friday that executives ...(10/11/2014 8:52:32 PM)
Trochus - a New Coastal Fisheries Resource for Samoa
Samoa is the latest country to successfully develop a new trochus ( Tectus niloticus ) fishery.(10/18/2014 9:46:50 PM)
NRL investigating Brisbane brawl
A Brisbane weekend brawl involving the Samoa rugby league team is the subject of an investigation by the NRL integrity unit.(10/19/2014 11:54:17 PM)
Police investigating reported nightclub brawl involving Samoa players
Brisbane Courier Mail reported Tatau Moga was arrested Samoa players involved may be suspended for England game Englands Four Nations squad awoke on the Gold Coast on Monday morning to lurid headlines suggesting they may face a weakened Samoa team in Saturdays tournament opener in Brisbane as the result of a nightclub brawl in the citys Fortitude Valley. The Brisbane Courier Mail reported that ...(10/20/2014 2:19:48 PM)
American Samoa grants amnesty to more than 4,000
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — A U.S. territory has granted immigration amnesty to more than 4,000 foreigners who are physically present in American Samoa without current lawful immigration status.(9/24/2014 9:34:20 PM)
Samoa side take Polynesia honours
Samoa side Lupe Ole Soaga eased into their first OFC Champions League after topping the preliminary round against clubs from fellow Polynesian nations.(10/13/2014 2:02:23 AM)
Fiji takes 1st points on road to Rio, seeks funds
GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — Fiji took first honors on rugby's road to the Rio Olympics, holding off Samoa 31-24 in a final of shifting momentum Sunday at the Gold Coast sevens when Jasa Veremalua put the result beyond doubt in the dying seconds. That, apparently, was the easy part.(10/12/2014 6:16:58 AM)
Samoa and World Bank sign agreement
The World Bank and the Independent State of Samoa today signed an agreement for a US$7.5 million grant from the International Development Association (IDA). The grant is the first in a two-part operation aimed at strengthening public finances and supporting continued economic growth in Samoa. Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi signed the agreement today in ...(9/25/2014 7:14:23 PM)
Tickets for Black Sox World Champs qualifying battle on sale
Can the Golden Homes Black Sox softball team beat Australia and Samoa and qualify for next world champs and defend their title?(10/16/2014 2:58:27 PM)
Source: Yahoo