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Samoa’s economy is predicted to grow by three per cent this year mainly through the construction industry.

The combined Samoa and American Samoa Business Directory for 2014 was launched in Apia yesterday.


A partnership with New Zealand Police, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and New Zealand Rugby has received the New Zealand Rugby Players’ Association, Off Field Achievement Award for 2013.

Questions were sent to Attorney General Aumua Ming Leung Wai regarding concerns raised by critics of changes to land laws, including the new Custom Land Advisory Commission Act. His responses are in full below.

The captain of Toa Samoa Residents Team, Teofilo Lepou known to many as Tucson, faced a far more challenging prospect than what he is used to on the league field on Friday, 7 February this year.

Twelve new titleholders have been bestowed the chiefly title of Lauano yesterday at Leauva’a.

One of the high chiefs of the family, Va’ailalo Tauā reminded the new chiefs of their roles and their responsibilities within the family.