News - Tonga
9 Nov 2016
Tonga's justice system has opened up public discussion this week on ratifying the Convention of Rights of Persons with Disabilities. The country is celebrating its annual 'Law Week' and the...
1 Nov 2016
Valerie Kasanita Adams, a two–time Olympic gold medalist arrived in Tonga on Monday, October 31 on her first assignment role as New Zealand’s Pacific Sports Ambassador to promote and...
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...