District meets Govt. over missing $150K
Associate Minister for Finance and member of parliament for Fa'asaleleaga No.2, Magele Sekati Fiaui who is alleged to have received the missing $150,000 meant for his district met with government officials and members of the district council on Tuesday.
By Sialai Sarafina Sanerivi • 21 February 2024, 10:00PM
Unacceptable - food shortage and shipping delays
Supermarket shelves are bare and missing both food and non-food items. One of the major reasons for that delay in shipment is that the ship inbound to Samoa has sustained damages and is undergoing repairs. It is not only imports that have been affected, exporters relying on the PFL Matai are at a loss as well.
By The Editorial Board • 22 February 2024, 10:00AM
Japan in the shadow of China
On a trip to Japan last month, I was struck by the surreal combination of stubborn continuity and laboured change. Compared to all major Asian capitals, Tokyo seems broadly unaltered from when I first visited the great city in the early-2010s. Nevertheless, Japan is a country on the move.
By Richard Javad Heydarian • 21 February 2024, 12:00PM
TikTok’s unwanted viral moment shows Singapore- China confusion hasn’t changed
12 February 2024, 12:00PM
Ta'i's Take - The pain of the education crisis
We can almost feel the pain that the director of education, A’e’au Christopher Hazelman, has been suffering facing what has been described as a ‘national crisis’ – the shortage of teachers; about three hundred (300) in the government and private schools.
By Seuseu Faalogo • 11 February 2024, 2:00PM
A Prelude to Preparedness: My Experience in the Pre-Commonwealth conference Exercise
05 February 2024, 11:00AM
The Infamous Rotator Cuff – what, how, when, and why do we injure it?
11 February 2024, 12:00PM
The Pacific Leaders Forum in disarray
The Pacific Leaders Forum is no longer a cohesive respectable regional institution it once was. Twice Samoa at two meetings warned that the Forums solidarity was disintegrating as members focused more on their own separate regional priorities.
11 December 2023, 1:00PM
Samoa’s 45 Member Parliament inclusive of 4 Women MPs – Commission of Inquiry Report.
07 August 2023, 1:00PM