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Tonga Law enforcement agencies signed a Memorandum of Understanding on 15 August to share information and work together in order to tackle serious financial and commercial crimes.
Monday 18 August 2014 - 1 comment
The ‘Ikale Tahi will play Scotland on November 22 in the town of Kilmarnock, Scotland.
Monday 18 August 2014
Tonga’s Australian Football team, the “Tonga Thunder” outclassed Japan 136 – 15 at the International Cup (AFL World Cup) in Melbourne, Australia on Saturday 16 August.
Monday 18 August 2014
Cheaper fuel prices have been announced by the Tonga Competent Authority to be effective from Monday 18 August.
Friday 15 August 2014
The ‘Eua Agricultural Show 2014 was held today, Friday 15 August at the Niu’eiki grounds in Angaha, attended by King Tupou VI.
Friday 15 August 2014
Private Sector Development is “the backbone” of the work of Development Financial Institutes in the Pacific; to provide capital for the Private Sector to enable their business ventures to grow, Anna Mendiola, the ADFIP chairperson, said in opening its regional meeting at the Fa’onelua Convention Centre, in Nuku’alofa yesterday, 14 August.
Friday 15 August 2014
The Tonga Tennis Association is sending a team of eleven local junior players on a tour of American Samoa and Fiji.
Thursday 14 August 2014
The Ark Peace, a Naval Hospital Ship from China arrived this morning at Vuna Wharf on a one-week visit to provide medical services to the people of Tonga.
Wednesday 13 August 2014
Civil works to resurface and strengthen the runways at Tonga’s Fua‘amotu International Airport and Lupepau’u International Airport starting this year, are expecting to be completed in 2015, under a $31 million pa’anga project financed by the World Bank.
Tuesday 12 August 2014
The Ministry of Revenue & Customs is announcing a new small business tax after changes to the Income Tax Law that brings everyone into the new turnover system that began on 1 July 2014. The new tax is compulsory unless business owners apply for an option to remain in the current profit based system.
Tuesday 12 August 2014
Much needed new medical equipment and supplies were presented to Ngu Hospital, Neiafu, on Wednesday 6 August from the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-day Saints.
Monday 11 August 2014
Tonga’s AFL (Australian Football) team overmatched India in its opening game of the AFL world cup in Melbourne, yesterday Sunday 10 August. Tonga scored 172 points while India managed only 6.
Monday 11 August 2014
Students at the Hilliard Memorial School of the Seventh Day Adventist today put on colourful cultural dances in Pahu. Photos by Linny Folau.
Monday 11 August 2014
The Vava’u Agricultural Show 2014 was held on Saturday, August 9 at the Vava’u High School grounds in Neiafu. Photos by Lisa Molloy.
Monday 11 August 2014
Tonga’s Ambassador to Australia, Princess Angelika Tukuaho delivered a keynote address to the Professional Australian Pacific Women committee in Sydney, Australia last night August 7.
Friday 8 August 2014
HM King Tupou VI officially launched the UCall Mobile Network for Niuafo‘ou on August 7 at a ceremony held at ‘Esia, Niuafo‘ou.
Friday 8 August 2014
A mystery surrounds negotiations for two of Tonga’s orbital slots and the signing by the Tonga Government of an agreement with a satellite operator in the Asia Pacific region. From the House, by Pesi Fonua
Thursday 7 August 2014 - 1 comment
Real Tonga’s new 19-seater Jetstream 32 aircraft leased from Australia began operation last week to the outer islands of Ha’apai and Vava’u.
Thursday 7 August 2014
A need to continue to improve the business environment in Tonga and to bolster confidence is stressed by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its 2014 country report for Tonga released today, which also notes that the Tongan economy is rebounding supported by agricultural exports and post-cyclone reconstruction activity.
Thursday 7 August 2014
A video that appears to show a Tongan police officer repeatedly punching and kicking a teenager, who is not retaliating, has caused outrage among Tongans today after it was posted on a Facebook page.
Wednesday 6 August 2014

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