News - Samoa
15 May 2015
AFI Pacific Islands Regional Initiative establishes long-term, regional approach to increase financial inclusion in Pacific
The Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) Pacific Islands Working Group’s (PIWG) transformation to the Pacific Islands Regional Initiative (PIRI) is now complete. AFI officially launched its...
21 Apr 2015
Blame it all on Kendall Flutey's little brother. He inadvertently led to the development of Banqer, an interactive financial literacy tool aimed at primary school pupils, which claimed the top...
23 Mar 2015
ADB: Govts must ensure remittances used for inclusive growth by MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO Asian governments and the private sector must take full advantage of the sharp increase in workers’...
10 Mar 2015
Women international migrants are earning less than men but send a larger part of their income home, the International Organization for Migration (IOM). "Female international migrants send...
23 Dec 2014
Farmers and other people across the Pacific Island nation are using smartphones to purchase necessary supplies. Despite the fact that almost two years have passed since Samoa was devastated by...
21 Nov 2014
20th November 2014Sydney, Australia FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Remittances Lifeline to Developing Countries in Jeopardy Increasing global concerns about cross-border money transfers, and the...