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@@ -342,19 +342,27 @@
 # The end of daylight saving scheduled initially for the 26th of February 2012
 # has been brought forward to the 22nd of January 2012.
 # The commencement of daylight saving will remain unchanged and start
 # on the  23rd of October, 2011.
 
+# From the Fiji Government Online Portal (2012-08-21) via Steffen Thorsen:
+# The Minister for Labour, Industrial Relations and Employment Mr Jone Usamate
+# today confirmed that Fiji will start daylight savings at 2 am on Sunday 21st
+# October 2012 and end at 3 am on Sunday 20th January 2013.
+# http://www.fiji.gov.fj/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=6702&catid=71&Itemid=155
+#
+# From Paul Eggert (2012-08-31):
+# For now, guess a pattern of the penultimate Sundays in October and January.
+
 # Rule  NAME    FROM    TO      TYPE    IN      ON      AT      SAVE    LETTER/S
 Rule    Fiji    1998    1999    -       Nov     Sun>=1  2:00    1:00    S
 Rule    Fiji    1999    2000    -       Feb     lastSun 3:00    0       -
 Rule    Fiji    2009    only    -       Nov     29      2:00    1:00    S
 Rule    Fiji    2010    only    -       Mar     lastSun 3:00    0       -
-Rule    Fiji    2010    only    -       Oct     24      2:00    1:00    S
+Rule    Fiji    2010    max     -       Oct     Sun>=18 2:00    1:00    S
 Rule    Fiji    2011    only    -       Mar     Sun>=1  3:00    0       -
-Rule    Fiji    2011    only    -       Oct     23      2:00    1:00    S
-Rule    Fiji    2012    only    -       Jan     22      3:00    0       -
+Rule    Fiji    2012    max     -       Jan     Sun>=18 3:00    0       -
 # Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Pacific/Fiji    11:53:40 -      LMT     1915 Oct 26     # Suva
                         12:00   Fiji    FJ%sT   # Fiji Time
 
 # French Polynesia

@@ -641,19 +649,36 @@
 #
 # Clarification by Tim Parenti (2012-01-03):
 # Although Samoa has used Daylight Saving Time in the 2010-2011 and 2011-2012
 # seasons, there is not yet any indication that this trend will continue on
 # a regular basis. For now, we have explicitly listed the transitions below.
+#
+# From Nicky (2012-09-10):
+# Daylight Saving Time commences on Sunday 30th September 2012 and
+# ends on Sunday 7th of April 2013.
+#
+# Please find link below for more information.
+# http://www.mcil.gov.ws/mcil_publications.html
+#
+# That publication also includes dates for Summer of 2013/4 as well
+# which give the impression of a pattern in selecting dates for the
+# future, so for now, we will guess this will continue.
+
+# Western Samoa
+# Rule  NAME    FROM    TO      TYPE    IN      ON      AT      SAVE    LETTER/S
+Rule    WS      2012    max     -       Sep     lastSun 3:00    1       D
+Rule    WS      2012    max     -       Apr     Sun>=1  4:00    0       -
+# Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone Pacific/Apia        12:33:04 -     LMT     1879 Jul  5
                         -11:26:56 -     LMT     1911
                         -11:30  -       SAMT    1950            # Samoa Time
                         -11:00  -       WST     2010 Sep 26
                         -11:00  1:00    WSDT    2011 Apr 2 4:00
                         -11:00  -       WST     2011 Sep 24 3:00
                         -11:00  1:00    WSDT    2011 Dec 30
-                         13:00  1:00    WSDT    2012 Apr 1 4:00
-                         13:00  -       WST
+                         13:00  1:00    WSDT    2012 Apr Sun>=1 4:00
+                         13:00  WS      WS%sT
 
 # Solomon Is
 # excludes Bougainville, for which see Papua New Guinea
 # Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone Pacific/Guadalcanal 10:39:48 -     LMT     1912 Oct        # Honiara

@@ -661,29 +686,29 @@
 
 # Tokelau Is
 #
 # From Gwillim Law (2011-12-29)
 # A correspondent informed me that Tokelau, like Samoa, will be skipping
-# December 31 this year, thereby changing its time zone from UTC-10 to
-# UTC+14. When I tried to verify this statement, I found a confirming
-# article in Time magazine online
-# <a href="http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,2103243,00.html">
-# (http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,2103243,00.html).
-# </a>
+# December 31 this year ...
 #
-# From Jonathan Leffler (2011-12-29)
-# Information from the BBC to the same effect:
-# <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16351377">
-# http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16351377
-# </a>
+# From Steffen Thorsen (2012-07-25)
+# ... we double checked by calling hotels and offices based in Tokelau asking
+# about the time there, and they all told a time that agrees with UTC+13....
+# Shanks says UTC-10 from 1901 [but] ... there is a good chance the change
+# actually was to UTC-11 back then.
 #
-# Patch supplied by Tim Parenti (2011-12-29)
+# From Paul Eggert (2012-07-25)
+# A Google Books snippet of Appendix to the Journals of the House of
+# Representatives of New Zealand, Session 1948,
+# <http://books.google.com/books?id=ZaVCAQAAIAAJ>, page 65, says Tokelau
+# was "11 hours slow on G.M.T."  Go with Thorsen and assume Shanks & Pottenger
+# are off by an hour starting in 1901.
 
 # Zone  NAME            GMTOFF  RULES   FORMAT  [UNTIL]
 Zone    Pacific/Fakaofo -11:24:56 -     LMT     1901
-                        -10:00  -       TKT 2011 Dec 30 # Tokelau Time
-                        14:00   -       TKT
+                        -11:00  -       TKT 2011 Dec 30 # Tokelau Time
+                        13:00   -       TKT
 
 # Tonga
 # Rule  NAME    FROM    TO      TYPE    IN      ON      AT      SAVE    LETTER/S
 Rule    Tonga   1999    only    -       Oct      7      2:00s   1:00    S
 Rule    Tonga   2000    only    -       Mar     19      2:00s   0       -