Monthly Archives: October 2016

‘Healthy Environment, Healthy People’ is the theme for Environment week 2016. For over twenty years, government has promoted environmental awareness and conservation measures in Samoa with campaigns encouraging community participation and engagement. This year’s theme emphasizes the important link between health and environment. “Through the Ministry of Environment, government has continuously conducted programmes and activities […]

The Government of Samoa has concluded an Air Service Agreement with the Government of China. Under the Air Services Agreement, the designated airlines of Samoa and China will be able to fly between the two States, as well as via or beyond any third country.  There are no restrictions on capacity, frequency and aircraft type. […]

His Highness the Head of State, Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Efi, accepted the Letters of Credence accrediting the new Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Samoa, His Excellency Dr. Obaid Al Hairi Salem Ketbi earlier this morning. His Highness acknowledged the cooperation through the United Arab Emirates-Pacific Partnership. “Samoa is thankful for the assistance […]

21 October 2016 His Highness the Head of State, Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Efi, this week received two delegations from Pakistan and the Federal Republic of Germany. PAKISTAN The High Commissioner of Pakistan, H.E. Afrasiab Mehdi Hashmi presented his Letter of Credence to His Highness, Head of State Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Efi on Tuesday […]

The Governments of the Independent State of Samoa and the People’s Republic of China signed the Economic and Technical Cooperation Agreement this morning which will facilitate the implementation of prioritised projects submitted under China’s grant aid.