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Monthly Archives: May 2020

Benjamin Franklin announces his invention of bifocals | MAY 23

On May 23rd, 1785 Benjamin Franklin announced his invention of the bifocal eyeglass—forever enabling librarians and old folks to see both close-up and far...

Faailoa e Palauli i Sisifo lo Latou Teena o Tulafono Taufaaofi

  O le taeao nei na malaga mai ai le itumalo o Palauli i Sisifo e feiloai atu i lo latou Sui Faipule le Afioga...

Faaoolima Taulapapa i le Posini poo le Supervisor o le Vaa

  Ua laga le mataupu o seila Samoa i lenei vaiaso atoa talu ona silasila le lalolagi i le ata video sa pu’eina e le...

Faamanino Itu Uma e uiga i Galuega a Seila Samoa

  O le fa'amuamua a le Faalapotopotoga o Auaunaga o Va'a o Samoa (Samoa Shipping Services) ma le Malo o Samoa, o le saogalemu o...

New Zealand Nurses Send Essential Supplies for Gastric Cancer Patients

  Samoa's gastric cancer patients who rely on colostomy bags for quality of life after ostomy operations have been blessed by the assistance of Stomal...

Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini sign “Pact of Steel” in Berlin, Germany | MAY...

The Pact of Steel (German: Stahlpakt, Italian: Patto d'Acciaio), known formally as the Pact of Friendship and Alliance between Germany and Italy, was a military and political alliance between Italy and Germany. The pact was initially drafted as...

US Government Provides Additional ST$27 Million Tala for Pacific Island Countries

  The U.S. Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing an additional US$9.9 million (ST$27m) to help Pacific Island countries...

MAF and PHAMA Explore New Export Pathways

  Samoa’s Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MAF) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Pacific Horticultural and Agricultural Market Access (PHAMA) Plus...

Samoa Faces Increased Crime Rates During State of Emergency

  Lockdown for Samoa has seen a marked increase in criminal activity across the board for Samoa, compared to the same time last year. Police Commissioner...

American Red Cross founded | MAY 21

In Washington, D.C., humanitarians Clara Barton and Adolphus Solomons found the American National Red Cross, an organization established to provide humanitarian aid to victims of wars...