Samoa time change proves confusing for ambassador


Changing time zones can be a confusing thing, even if it is just a matter of a few hours.

So it makes the plans of Samoa, in the South Pacific, very ambitious. It hopes to cross the international date line, reversing a change introduced 119 years ago.

But even the country's high commissioner to the UK and ambassador to the EU and Belgium, Tuala Falani Chan Tung, admitted that the plans are confusing.

Copyright © 2020 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.