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Fautua Galea’i ia Lolo e su’esu’e atili mataupu faatatau ‘payout’

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Ua talosagaina e le Taitaifono o le Komiti o le Faagaioiga o le malo a le Senate ia Galea’i M. Tu’ufuli le Kovana Sili ia Lolo Matalasi Moliga, ina ia toe iloilo ma su’esu’e le mataupu i tupe mo totogi faai’u (payout) na maua e ni isi o sui o le Faigamalo ua mavae atu, ina ia mautinoa sa tusa ma le tulafono le totogiina atu o nei vaega tupe ta’itasi.
 



TALA MAi SAMOA

FE’ESEESEAIGA I GAGANA A LE MAMONA
 
O le faatautaia o sauniga lotu I le gagana Samoa ae faaliliuina i le gagana Faaperetania mo i latou e le malamalama i le gagana Samoa, o se tasi lea o auala e iloiloina i le feeseeseaiga tau gagana ua tulai mai i le va o le Ekalesia a Iesu Keriso o le Au Paia o Aso e Gata Ai ma tagata Samoa o lea ekalesia o lo o tetee i Brisbane, Ausetalia.
 



Avanoa Sikolasipi - Galue Fa’amasani Galuega a le NOAA

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Ua fa’asalalauina mai e le Ofisa o A’oga fa’apitoa a le NOAA a latou avanoa e 136 mo  fanau talavou e le’i fa’au’u mai a’oga maualuluga nisi, a’o e fo’i e le’i maua ni tikeri mai Kolisi. O nei avanoa e maua mo fanau e talosaga atu, e amatalia lea ia Oketopa 1, 2013.
 
Ua fa’ailoa mai e ta’i 9 vaiaso le umi e galue fa’amasani ai le fanau o le a atofa i ai se avanoa o nei avanoa e 136 ua tatala mai, ma e tele ituaiga o tomai e mafai ona talosaga atu ai le fanau.
 



Tala otooto mai le Fono Faitulafono

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FAATAUTO SENATOA ITUMALO SUA #2
 
O le taeao ananafi na faatauto ai le afioga ia Mata’utia A. Lui Afonotele e avea ma Senatoa o le Itumalo o Sua #2, e sui tulaga i le afioga i le alii senatoa ia Sua Vaiuli Mata’utia ua tuumalo.
 



Pasia maota e lua I’ugafono sui ai le Fa’avae

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Ua pasia nei e maota e lua se I’ugafono Soofaatasi e faatulaga ai suiga i le Faavae o Amerika Samoa, e ala i le suia lea o aso e fono ai le Fono Faitulafono mai le 45 aso o lo o i ai nei i le 60 aso.
 



Fagogo: O le Sone Vevela

Vaega: 8
 



ASCC’s apprenticeship program ready for re-launch

In keeping with its mission to give American Samoa’s workforce the opportunity to upgrade its skills and prepare for professional licensure and certification, the Trades & Technology Division (TTD) of the American Samoa Community College (ASCC) is collaborating with the US Department of Labor (USDOL), Office of Apprenticeship in re-launching the TTD Apprenticeship Training Program, scheduled to commence in October.
 
The TTD previously offered its highly successful Apprenticeship Program in the fall of 2010 and spring 2011.
 



New DBAS building to open March 2014

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If everything goes as planned, the Development Bank of American Samoa will open the doors of its modern new office in Pago Pago next March (2014), in the exact same place it had been located before it was completely destroyed by the 2009 earthquake and tsunami.
 
The project is being funded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and carried out by Paramount Builders to the tune of $3 million.
 



VIDEO: Today's Headline News from Associated Press

DIPLOMATS HAIL NEW IRANIAN ATTITUDE IN NUKE TALKS
 
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- European diplomats said Thursday they were pleased by a new tone and attitude from Iran in talks aimed at resolving the impasse over its nuclear program and set a new round of negotiations for next month.
 

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MATAUTIA LUI TUIAFONO SWORN IN AS NEW SUA COUNTY SENATOR

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Matautia Lui Tuiafono, a military veteran, was sworn in yesterday to fill the Sua county seat left vacant following the death last month of Sen. Sua Vaiuli Matautia of Afono. Matautia will serve out the remainder of the four-year term of the late Senator Sua.  Sua county has two seats.