News - Tonga
14 Dec 2017
Source:NASA/Goddard Space Flight CenterSummary:In late December 2014, a submarine volcano in the South Pacific Kingdom of Tonga erupted, sending a violent stream of steam, ash and rock into the...
14 Nov 2017
After a devastating second-half surge cheered on by a sea of red in Hamilton, Tonga have beaten New Zealand 28-22 at the Rugby League World Cup.It is the first time Tonga have ever beaten the...
9 Nov 2017
Tonga observed Constitution Day with a holiday on Monday 6 November, this year marking the 142nd anniversary of Tonga's Constitution, which was was first enacted by HM King Tupou I on November 4,...
11 Oct 2017
The upcoming Rugby League World Cup received a huge hit of publicity when Jason Taumalolo and Andrew Fifita turned their backs on the Kiwis and Kangaroos respectively to play for Tonga. Public...
4 Oct 2017
The Tongan Health Society has extended its reach into west Auckland with the opening of a new medical centre at Kelston Shopping Centre. Kelston Mall Medical Centre was officially opened by HRH...
1 Sep 2017
29th August 2017 The Deputy Prime Minister Hon Siaosi Sovaleni officially opened Tonga’s first Post-Disaster Needs Assessments (PDNA) Training at Tanoa International Dateline Hotel this...
28 Aug 2017
The present government of Tonga is to remain in a caretaker role until an early election can be held King Tupou VI dissolved the country's parliament on Thursday and called for elections a year...
7 Aug 2017
Congratulations, Tonga! Pacific island state eliminates lymphatic filariasis as a public health problem
MANILA, 31 JULY 2017 - The Kingdom of Tonga in the Pacific Ocean may be small in population, but it is kicking big goals in public health. The World Health Organization (WHO) has validated that...