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Australia Gift Artwork to the People of Samoa in Celebration of Independence

1 JUNE 2023 – To mark the conclusion of Samoa’s year-long celebrations for its 60th independence anniversary, and to celebrate its 61st year, the Australian Government commissioned a series of artworks that represent over 50 years of a deep and enduring partnership between the two nations. Indigenous Australian artists from Aurukun, the Wik, Wik Way, […]

AG Clarifies Amendments to JSC and how Supreme Court Judges are Removed

Faateia lē sa avea ma Pule Sili o le NPF ina ua lē Faamanuiaina lana Tusi Talosaga

“E maualuluga o’u tusi pasi ma faailoga na tuuina atu faatasi ma lau tusi talosaga, peitai, e faateia a’u ina ua faailoa mai e lē faamanuiaina la’u tusi talosaga.” O se lagona lea o le afioga ia Pauli Prince Suhren ina ua maua se avanoa e faatalanoa ai e le Samoa Global News. Tā’ua e […]

SIlia ma le $100,000 Tala le Tali a Amerika Samoa i Faaaloaloga o le Feiloaiga

Junior Manu Samoa Squad Named for Under 20s Trophy in Kenya

The Junior Manu Samoa 28-man squad plus five non-travelling reserves has been named for the upcoming World Rugby U20 trophy set to be held in Nairobi, Kenya. Head Coach Galumalemana Rudolf Moors has named a talented squad, headlined by Moana Under 20s and Manu Samoa 7’s squad members. Malakesi Masefau and Paul Stanley debuted in […]

Samoa Rugby Mourns Death of Promising Young Player

U.S. Coast Guard Concludes Operation Tui Moana Air Rider Mission

The U.S. Coast Guard has concluded the Operation Tui Moana Air Rider Mission in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries and the Ministry of Police, Prisons and Corrections, patrolling Samoa’s Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) and maritime law enforcement. U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Noriko Horiuchi commended the efforts of the Samoa Government to enforce maritime […]

Covid19 Test Results for Samoa Sailor Still Uncertain

Poultry Market Day Organised at Malaefatu Reserve, Sogi

Poultry Market Day On Tuesday, 30th May 2023, The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MAF) in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) and stakeholders organised a Poultry Market Day at the Malaefatu Reserve Park, Sogi. The Honourable Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Afioga Laaulialemalietoa Leuatea Polataivao Schmidt delivered the […]

AG Clarifies Amendments to JSC and how Supreme Court Judges are Removed

Cook Island Voyaging Canoe “Paikea” Arrives in Time to Celebrate Samoa’s Independence

Wednesday 31 May 2023, Apia Samoa. Cook Islands Voyaging canoe “Paikea” departed Rarotonga on 22nd May, and arrived safely into Apia port on Tuesday night at 8pm. The Samoa Voyaging Society Aiga Folau o Samoa (SVS Aiga Folau) have announced the arrival of their voyaging Aiga from the Cook Islands in a press statement issued […]

Samoa Will Always be 1st to Say Happy New Year

Samoa Lead Ocenia Women’s Championship after 83-0 Annihilation of PNG

30 May 2023 Gold Coast, Queensland.  The Manusina have continued their dominance of the Oceania Womens Championship with an 83-0 annihilation of Papua New Guinea at Queensland’s Gold Coast on Friday night. Samoa ran in 13 tries against the Cassowaries, who were reduced to 14 players in the 11th minute. Fullback Hasting Leiataua and winger […]

Super Rugby Aotearoa is First Live Sporting Event with Crowds Post Covid-19

2023/2024 Budget Address: “Advancing growth through sustainable pathways conducive to socio-economic welfare and building resilience”

Mulipola Anarosa Ale Molio’o , MINISTER OF FINANCE 30 MAY 2023 2023/2024 BUDGET ADDRESS “Advancing growth through sustainable pathways conducive to socio-economic welfare and building resilience” Mr. Speaker, As required under Standing Order 131, it is my pleasure to present to the House on behalf of Government, the Statement on the Main Estimates for the […]

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