Wilex Samoa’s Koko Loa brand of Premium Chocolates (made with Samoan Cocoa) is now available in American Samoa. Since officially launching this new product line in November 2017, it has been struggling to keep up with demand from both locals in Upolu and Savaii and especially the demand from visiting tourists wanting to take something uniquely Samoan with them as a gift for their loved ones.
A preliminary impact assessment on a response project to support redundant Yazaki E.D.S. workers has unearthed some great results. This was highlighted at the International Labour Organisation (I.L.O.) supported national workshop on coping with disruptions in the global supply chain to reduce impact on youth employment in Apia.
Snow caused travel disruptions across central England and northern Wales on Sunday, grounding flights, shutting down roads and triggering traffic accidents.
World leaders congratulated Iraq Sunday following the prime minister's declaration of victory over the Islamic State group. Saudi Arabia says the achievement is a big victory against terrorism in the region and the United Kingdom applauded Iraq's security forces "for their courage and sacrifice."
While rugby in Samoa and Pacific countries struggle with finances and management issues, the big boys of the sport are facing a different challenge. England, for instance, is reported to have already committed unprecedented financial support in their efforts to win the 2019 World Cup, with the ultimate goal of stopping the All Blacks from claiming the Webb Ellis trophy for the third consecutive time.
The Manu Samoa Sevens team in Vanuatu is celebrating sweet success. It follows a remarkable 14-7 victory over Fiji in the Cup final at the Pacific Mini Games in Port Vila, Vanuatu.