Daily Archive: March 13, 2017

Mar 13 2017

PRESS RELEASE: Basic Food Index February 2017

The Basic Food Index (BFI) for February 2017 is registered at 99.2 points, a decrease of  0.8% from the January index of 100.0 points. The Basic Food Index was revised for the month of January to reflect new basic food items frequently purchased by households every month. To download the full press release, click here.

Other related reports, please see the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for 2016.


The official CPI Quarterly Reports can be found on the DOC website under the Research & Statistics tab, under the category of Reports.

For questions, please contact Chief Statistician Meleisea Vai Filiga at (684) 633-5155 ext. 256 or vai.filiga@doc.as.

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Mar 13 2017

Public Notice – March 13, 2017


March 13, 2017 

Notice is hereby given that the Department of Commerce has received the following Land Use Permit Applications from the following individual for Land Use Permit.

O le faaaliga lenei e faalauiloa ai talosaga mo pemita ua faauluina mai i le Matagaluega o Fefa’ataua’iga.

17-4631-L     Mareta Smith                    Pago Pago           Utilities (electric & water)

17-4632-L   ASDHS c/o Kilomita Polu  Fagatogo            Repair

17-4633-L    Salote Aoelua Fanene     Aua                        N/C, utilities, septic tank

Any person interested in or affected by a proposed project or projects is invited to review the project files and/or provide comments, by contacting the PNRS Section, at the Department of Commerce in Utulei during ASG working hours. Public comments will be considered and must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. March 13, 2017.

Date Posted: March 13, 2017 

Date Expired: March 15, 2017

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