News - Tonga
26 Oct 2016
A concerted push is on in Tonga to introduce more people to swimming. Supported by the Australian Government Pacific Sports Partnerships, it may well uncover a champion; but survival, not sport,...
28 Sep 2016
Fifita, who moved to Auckland in her final year of high school, said watching her parents build their family business from scratch was what inspired her to study the subject. Fifita is...
20 Sep 2016
Researchers from Canada’s Simon Fraser University (SFU) have quite literally thrown new light on the ruins of the Polynesian Kingdom of Tonga by using Light Detection and Digital Ranging for...
13 Sep 2016
The hard work that went into preparing for Tongan language week has paid off, Tongan Society South Canterbury president Sina Latu says. Members of the society visited 11 schools and early...
8 Sep 2016
Leaders from Pacific Island nations came together Sunday as part of the ongoing IUCN World Conservation Congress that’s meeting here in Honolulu to share their ideas for renewable energy. For...
6 Sep 2016
Digicel, Tonga’s leading telecommunication services provider launched Microwave connectivity to the islands of Ha’apai and Vava’u today. The islands will now enjoy 5 times faster internet...
5 Sep 2016
Pacific Peoples Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga has welcomed Tongan Language Week, which starts today.
“Tongan Language Week this year focuses on how the loto (spirit) of the Tongan people has contributed to New Zealand. It looks at how Tongan culture has played a major role in shaping modern...