News - Tonga
11 Feb 2016
New Zealand is considering boosting its aid contribution to Tonga, to help the island battle the rapid spread of the Zika virus. Prime Minister John Key confirmed the Ministry of Foreign Affairs...
9 Feb 2016
Australia has pledged up to $500,000 in aid to Tonga to help combat the spread of the Zika virus after an outbreak was declared last week raised concerns in the region. Key points: ...
4 Feb 2016
Vai Sikahema and Ronnie Stanley received accolades for their talent and skills in American football at the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Weekend held at the Polynesian Cultural...
4 Feb 2016
Crown Prince Tupouto’a ‘Ulukalala launched a pilot agricultural development project at the Royal Estate, the Villa, today Tuesday 2 February. The Thai supported project aims to demonstrate...
26 Jan 2016
In Tonga, the taste for fish and vegetables—lean staples of traditional Pacific island diets—was lost long ago. As of 2010, Tongan households were spending more money on mutton, chicken,...
22 Dec 2015
New solar powered street lights were commissioned by Crown Prince Tupouto’a ‘Ulukalala accompanied by Crown Princess Sinaitakala on the small island of Nomuka in Ha’apai on Thursday, 17...