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Quarantine costs near $20 million

By Adel Fruean 05 December 2021, 5:16PM

The cost of running COVID-19 quarantine operations to the Government have now exceeded $18 million as the Government considers policy options to reclaim some of the expenses from those in quarantine facilities, it can be revealed. 

In response to questions from the Samoa Observer, the Finance Minister, Mulipola Anarosa Molio’o, said spending on quarantine operations has amounted to $18.74 million to date.

By Adel Fruean 05 December 2021, 5:16PM
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