News - Tonga
25 Jul 2018
A former NFL player who migrated to Utah from Tonga as a child has found success as an opera singer, performing in productions around the world. The 6-foot-5, 290-pound Ta'u Pupu'a played...
5 Jul 2018
A Tongan volunteer hopes winning an esteemed Commonwealth Youth award can help him raise more awareness on sexual health and women's rights in Tonga. Joshua Sefesi was among the recipients of...
28 Jun 2018
Three agreements worth NZ$8 million were signed between New Zealand and Tonga to strengthen Tonga’s education and justice systems, and public sector management through policy reform. The...
25 Jun 2018
Between 2010 and 2017 global remittances to Tonga grew by just over $74 million. While that represents a minute fraction of global remittances, which increased from just over $458 billion to over...
5 Jun 2018
After four months delay in the launching of flights between Samoa and Tonga, Real Tonga Airline is ready to kick start operations out of Faleolo International Airport on 29 June, 2018. This was...
31 May 2018
A container of relief packages and food items for families in Tongatapu and ‘Eua who were affected by Cyclone Gita in February were handed over by Sela Tukia from the Tonga Consul General...
27 Apr 2018
New import duties have been credited with reducing consumption of tobacco in Tonga. According to the Pacific Community's deputy director of public health, Sunia Soakai, the duties were having an...