Monthly Archive: February 2018

Feb 14 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Basic Food Index January 2018

In January 2018, the Basic Food Index (BFI) dropped by -0.2%. The current index now registered at 103.1 points. To download the full press release, Click here. 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.

 

Permanent link to this article: http://doc.as.gov/press-release-basic-food-index-january-2018/

Feb 07 2018

February First & Third Friday’s

EXPERIENCE BUSINESS AT FIRST FRIDAY’S


Have nothing to do on a Friday night? Come and check out First and Third Friday’s at the Fagatogo Marketplace. The live entertainment by CCCS Ierusalema Fou & Fagaitua Catholic Youth starts at 6:30 pm, but you can always come earlier and treat yourself to the best Samoan food on island as recognized and awarded by South Seas Broadcasting in their “2015 Best of American Samoa survey” or browse and buy a handicraft gift for a friend.

You can make it a family event or socialize with friends! Don’t forget to indulge in live music, handicrafts, farm fresh agriculture, and cultural cuisine. And as always, we encourage you to support local businesses first.

WHEN: February 02 & 16

WHAT TIME: 6pm to 9pm

WHERE: Fagatogo Marketplace

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Download the flyer here: February First/ Third Friday’s Flyer.PNG


The First and Third Friday events are sponsored by the Department of Commerce Planning Division in support by the Community Services Block Grant.

Permanent link to this article: http://doc.as.gov/february-first-third-fridays-2/

Feb 06 2018

PRESS RELEASE: 2017 4th Quarter Consumer Price Index Update

The Department of Commerce Statistics Division has released the updated Consumer Price Index (CPI) reports for 3rd Quarter 2017.

 


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.

Permanent link to this article: http://doc.as.gov/press-release-2017-4th-quarter-consumer-price-index-update/