The Government of Samoa is completing preparations to host a series of fisheries meetings in Apia from November 21 – December 5.
Lauded for his dedication and ongoing support in the implementation of sustainable development and poverty eradication while addressing the impacts of climate change on Small Island Developing States, Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi was honoured at the South-South Awards Reception on Thursday evening in New York..
…at 40th, Samoa is ranked ahead of the United States, Italy, South Korea and South Africa..
As the world marks Press Freedom Day on 3rd May 2014, Samoa has had its highest showing on the just-released 2014 World Press Freedom Index.
Last month saw the Global Launch of the International Year of the SIDS at the United Nations in New York in advance of the first meeting of the Preparatory Committee for the SIDS Conference that is to be held in Samoa later this year.
Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi in an interview this morning explained why Parliament recently amended – albeit unanimously – the Constitution to extend the Chief Auditor’s term in office from three to 12 years – among other changes.