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Happy New Year!

Fact: Samoa was the first to celebrate the New Year.

Samoa skipped a whole day to leap to the other side of the international dateline, to catch up with its economic partners in Australia, New Zealand and Asia. On New Year’s Eve, Samoa jumped to the west of the international dateline, which zigzags through the Pacific Ocean and broadly follows the 180 degree line of longitude