Sunday, August 1, 2021

SVSG Leads Research Study on Violence Against Women

  The Samoa Victim Support Group SVSG has launched a new research study called E le Sauā le Alofa that aims to identify how village...

Dr Sang Dahua Travels to Savaii for Vascular Access Surgeries

A medical team from Samoa's National Kidney Foundation (NKF) travelled to Savaii and performed vascular access surgery for two dialysis patients on the Big...

Sailor who Tested Positive is another Historical Case – in Isolation...

A 23 year old sailor has been placed into an isolation room at the Motootua National Hospital for further monitoring after he returned a...

Suspected Historical Covid-19 Case in Isolation

27 January 2020, Apia Samoa, Translated. A passenger on last Friday's repatriation flight has been placed in isolation following the second round of monitoring...

Faanofoesea se Tasi o le Aumalaga, ae Leai ni āuga o...

27 Ianuari 2021, Apia Samoa. Ua faailoa mai e le Alii Palemia Susuga Tuilaepa Dr Sailele Malielegaoi i lana polokalame ma le TV3, le...

ADB Launches US$9 Billion Facility for COVID-19 Vaccine Access and Distribution

Manila, Philippines 11 December 2020 – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has launched a $9 billion vaccine initiative named, the Asia Pacific Vaccine Access...

Samoa Faafafine Association Blessed with a Vehicle

9th December 2020, Apia, Samoa The Samoa Fa’afafine Association today received a vehicle donated by the United Nations Development Programme's Multi-Country Western Pacific Integrated HIV/TB...

Samoa Blocks MV Island Chief Voyage

The voyage of cargo freighter MV Island Chief due to have arrived into Samoa on the 7th of December has been postponed indefinitely following...

NEOC Pleads Do Not Send Elderly Alone on Repatriation Flights

The National Emergency Operation Centre is once again pleading to all Samoans overseas to please not bring the elderly on repatriation flights, unaccompanied. Speaking at...

China and Pacific Island Countries Hold the Second Vice Ministers’ Special...

On November 30, 2020, the Second Vice Ministers' Special Meeting on COVID-19 between China and Pacific Island Countries was held via video link. Co-chaired...