South Pacific Tourism Organization CEO-Christopher Cocker has commended Samoa for bringing the Pacific people together and making us all proud at the opening of the 2019 Pacific Games last week.
Cocker says the opening of the Games was a showcase of the rich Samoan culture.
He says the Organizing Committee, Government and Samoan people are to be commended for one of the best Pacific Games opening Ceremony.
He added Samoa has made each country welcome and gone the extra mile to ensure the Games is a “Plastics free” event.
More than 3000 athletes participating in 26 various sports, the hike in visitors over thee 2 weeks of the Games will boost the local Economy and tourism businesses in Samoa.