10 Dec 2008

New owners of Star Kist Samoa in American Samoa is to meet with officials

11:56 am on 10 December 2008

American Samoa Governor Togiola Tulafono and Congressman Faleomavaega Eni Hunkin will be meeting with the chairman of Dongwon Corporation, new owners of Star Kist Samoa today.

Chairman Kim arrived over the weekend to inspect the Star Kist Samoa plant and to meet with government leaders.

The governor had indicated when he announced that Mr Kim was coming to American Samoa that he would be inviting the speaker and president and traditional leaders to any face to face discussion with Mr Kim.

The spokesperson for Star Kist Samoa, Mary Sestric, says that Chairman Kim would not be fielding any questions from the media