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Change divides church

Change divides church Thursday’s time zone change isn’t all good news. As Samoa prepares to mark the change of the country’s position in relation to the International Dateline, it will also mark the division in conviction of Seventh Day Adventists (SDA) in Samoa.

There will be followers who will continue to keep Saturday as their Sabbath and others

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Aggie Grey’s seals Tahiti

By Mata’afa Keni Lesa

Aggie Grey’s seals Tahiti Samoa’s largest hotel group, Aggie Grey’s Hotels, has spread its wings to French Polynesia, Tahiti.  The group has secured the purchase of the Five Star Le Meridien Tahiti Resort, for an undisclosed amount.

"Yes, I can confirm that Aggie Grey's has purchased the Le Meridien Resort Tahiti off GDF Suez

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Logo: a nation’s journey

By Jasmine Netzler-Iose

Logo: a nation’s journey The logo for Samoa’s 50th Independence Celebration, next year, has been unveiled. This was done during a ceremony held at the Foreign Affairs conference room, yesterday.

Hosted by the Independence Committee, joint-chair and Minister of Women, Tolofuaivalelei Falemoe Lei’ataua said the logo was c

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Woman fights Police over $200 ticket

Two-hundred-tala is a lot of money to be wasted at this time of the year.  That’s why a mother is prepared to fight the Police all the way to the Court after she was slapped with a $200 fine yesterday for allegedly using a mobile phone while driving.

Tosca Netzler is adamant she was not on her phone. When they approached the

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Samoa signs WTO membership

Samoa signs WTO membership It’s official. Samoa has become a member of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). Yesterday, Samoa signed the Protocol of Accession of Samoa to the Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization.

The signing signaled the successful conclusion of 13 years of negotiation and ushering a new era of international trading

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New stamps feature day switch

By Jasmine Netzler-Iose
New stamps feature day switch Samoa Post has unveiled its newest stamp issues dedicated to the Samoa dateline change.  The stamps were launched by Minister of Communications Information and Technology Tuisugaletaua Sofara Aveau at a special ceremony held at the Samoa Post Office at Matafele on Thursday evening.

In his keynote

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Lawyer walks out

By Taina Kami Enoka

Lawyer walks out A prominent lawyer in the trial of a former Member of Parliament accused of fraud walked out of the Supreme Court on Friday afternoon. Tole’afoa Solomona Toa’iloa was reportedly unhappy about the way in which the Court was handling the trial.

While the lawyer could not be contacted for a comment

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Prisoners wow Govt

Sunday, 18 December 2011 12:41

By Jasmine Netzler-Iose

Prisoners wow Govt There is something new and magnificent at the Tafa’igata prison grounds. It’s a church building worth $186,000 that now stands where the old Ole Toefuata’iina church was once located.

Police Commissioner, LilomaiavaFouTaioalo said the effort of prisoners

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Cinta’s night of glamour

By Jasmine Netzler

Cinta’s night of glamour A night of glitz and glamour lit up the Samoa Conference Centre at the Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Building, on Wednesday night. The Fashion Show exhibited the creations of local fashion designer and businesswoman, Jacinta Silva.

Models strut their stuff on the catwalk in different designs that ranged from

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'Please take extra care' - Police

'Please take extra care' - Police PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 08:17

By Marieta Heidi Ilalio

Two weeks away from Christmas, the message from the Police is very simple. “Please take extra care,” says Assistant Commissioner,

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