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Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018

Christmas Shopping Hours for Samoa

In the last minute countdown rush to Christmas, many retailers are extending their shop hours for their customers. Samoa Planet has checked and confirmed...

Umu Box Christmas Town

14 December, 2017. We decided to make ‘Christmas Town’ but you could get creative and make Bethlehem or the Nativity scene – I imagine...

One woman’s powerful story of why you should stop diabetes before it starts

About 18 or so years ago, during a routine physical exam, I was told that I was pre-diabetic. I was told that if I...

Delicious Food and Fun at SHA Foodie and Beer Fest

7 December, 2017. Samoa - The Samoa Hotels Association (SHA) will be hosting their second Hotel Night Market for the year now renamed “SHA Foodie...

Miss Samoa’s Sarong – tribute to green Pacific environment

7 December, 2017. Fiji - Papalii Alexandra Iakopo is in Fiji for the Miss Pacific Pageant. Here is her sarong category presentation. Miss Samoa's sarong...

‘Tis the season to get tested!

2 December, 2017. Rapid testing for HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, is now available for all residents of Samoa. The sluggish test that required...

Fashion showcase at Miss Samoa High Tea 

25 November, 2017. Samoa - It was an afternoon of fashion and fine food as Miss Samoa Papalii Alexandra Iakopo showcased her wardrobe for...

Three decades on, stigma still stymies HIV prevention and treatment

22 November, 2017. There have been great strides and many important victories in the fight against HIV. Scientific innovations and sustained investment have been...

Pacific unites against American Heart Association “Propaganda” About Coconut Oil

23 November 2017, Apia Samoa. At its annual meeting held in Kiribati last month, the Asia and Pacific Coconut Community (APCC) declared its fight by...

MoH and NHS Re-Merge

8 November, 2017, Apia Samoa. The separation between the Ministry of Health (MoH) and National Health Services (NHS) implemented by Government several years ago...