Samoa local fishing industry told to match competitors

Apia, SAMOA – August 12, 2019: 3.45pm (SAMOA OBSERVER): Local fishing operators should to invest in bigger fishing boats to maintain and increase the economic benefits of Samoa’s fishery resources, the Chief Executive Officer for the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MNRE) has said. Ulu Bismarck Crawley said fisheries remain one of Samoa’s main Read More …

Niua Agro show done

Nuku’alofa – July 30, 2019: 11.40am (Enviro News): The 2019 Agriculture Show in Niuatoputapu and Niuafo’ou were held last week, as the islanders displayed the fruit of their work. Environment staff Petelo Oto’ota Tooa and Senituli Finau said the shows were exciting. “There was so much food on display, rootcrops, seafood and vegestables,” Oto’ota said. Read More …

Two Tongans awarded at Meteorology meet

Apia, Samoa – August 9, 2019: 1pm (Enviro News): Two Tongans were recipients of recognition awards at the inaugural Pacific Meteorological Council Awards here in Apia, Samoa on Thursday evening (August 8). Ms Netatua Pelesikoti Taufatofua, former Director of the Climate Change Division at the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) here in Read More …