Samoa Oral health

Japan injects $1.69 million boost to Samoa’s oral, dental health care

Yesterday, Japan’s Ambassador to Samoa, Maugaoleatuolo Shinya Aoki, presented a mobile dental vehicle valued at T$1.69million (JPY 71,700,000) to the Associate Minister of Heath, Salausa Dr. John Ah Ching.

The dental vehicle was supplied to the Government of Samoa based on the Exchange of Notes signed on 29 April 2018 between the Ambassador of Japan and Prime Minister Tuilaepa Dr. Sailele Malielegaoi.

In February 2018, Dental equipment and Fire Engines were handed over to the N.H.S. and Fire Emergency Services Authority respectively.