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  • Tonga China relationship warm and vibrant, PM assures visiting delegation - Matangi Tonga
    Tonga China relationship warm and vibrant, PM assures visiting delegationMatangi TongaThe Diplomatic Relation between the Kingdom of Tonga and the People's Republic of China is warm and vibrant, Hon. 'Akilisi Pohiva the Prime Minister and Lord Tu'iva…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jan 17, 3:17am -
  • Tongan girls take self defence classes - Matangi Tonga
    Tongan girls take self defence classesMatangi TongaTongan girls between the ages of 10-16 years joined self defence classes in Nuku'alofa on Wednesday, January 18 as part of a new program 'My Body My Rights' run by Talitha Project. Vanessa Heleta, fo…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jan 17, 3:02am -
  • NZ Immigration Registrar visiting Tonga - Matangi Tonga
    NZ Immigration Registrar visiting TongaMatangi TongaMs Catherine Albiston, Registrar of the New Zealand Immigration Advisers Authority will visit Tonga, Fiji and Samoa next week as part of a campaign to help communities understand the risks associate…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jan 17, 2:46am -
  • I wished 'Tonga' wasn't my biggest song in my career - Joey B - GhanaWeb
    GhanaWebI wished 'Tonga' wasn't my biggest song in my career - Joey BGhanaWebMusician, Joey B has disclosed that he had wished his biggest song in his career was his 'Cigarette' song but not his smash hit song, 'Tonga'. Please read: According to Joey…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Jan 17, 6:11pm -
  • 'It's not Tongan' - Community leaders unhappy injured bus crash victims kept performing - TVNZ
    'It's not Tongan' - Community leaders unhappy injured bus crash victims kept performingTVNZTongan community leaders say it was culturally inappropriate for members of a Tongan school brass band caught up in a fatal bus crash to continue fundraising a…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Jan 17, 9:13am -
  • 10 'poor' countries you should visit - NEWS.com.au
    NEWS.com.au10 'poor' countries you should visitNEWS.com.auTonga. Made up of more than 170 islands, this South Pacific nation brings together authentic island culture, history and natural beauty. Known for its whale watching, diving and snorkelling, i…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Jan 17, 7:55pm -

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Kaniva News English

  • Dr Michael Horowitz assesses Pōhiva’s government as vote of no confidence looms
    Dr Michael Horowitz will conduct the seminar and speak on the topic: “Can the Democracy Coalition retain power in Tonga?” The chance for Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pōhiva’s government to survive the upcoming vote of no confidence will come unde…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Jan 17, 7:01pm -
  • CEO ‘Asipeli Palaki’s coffin arrives home
    The body of the CEO of Ministry of Land and Natural Resources, ‘Asipeli Palaki, has arrived in Tonga from Fiji, where he died after seeking medical treatment. Hundreds of people were at the airport to see the arrival of the plane carrying his coffi…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Jan 17, 1:26am -
  • Tonga, China ties strengthened as leaders meet
    Tonga and China have strengthened friendly cooperation and diplomacy. Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pohiva met Chinese Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (SCNPC), His Excellency Mr. Ailigeng-Yimingbahai on Tuesday…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Jan 17, 8:48pm -
  • Tonga and World Rugby to support ‘Atelea ‘Okati’s family
    In picture: Fe'ao Vunipola (right) with 'Okati's children and wife before 'Okati's body was laid to rest. Photo/Fe'ao VunipolaTonga Rugby Union (TRU) along with World Rugby were organising supports for the  family of Tonga’s late rugby sevens capt…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Jan 17, 12:26am -

Bing News Tonga

  • newLight earthquake 4.1 mag, 210 km ENE of Neiafu, Tonga
    A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 210 km ENE of Neiafu, Tonga (130 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38.27 km (24 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -172.1121 West, latitude -17.9985 South, depth = 38.27…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Jan 17, 10:10am -
  • newTeretonga TRS: Piquet wins twice red-flagged Race 2
    Pedro Piquet converted his front-row grid position into his first win of 2017 in the second Teretonga Toyota Racing Series race, which was red-flagged on two occasions. The first of the interruptions came right at the start when pole-sitter Ferdinand…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Jan 17, 10:05am -
  • newSerious Fraud Office investigates iwi leader Roger Pikia
    Stuff reported in November that Pikia used a Tarit credit card while in Tonga, running up bills at a top restaurant and a "ladies and gentlemen" club. In 2014, he travelled to Hawaii with the Maori King's son, Whatumoana Paki, and sent an $18,000 ...
    - 10 hours ago, 21 Jan 17, 8:59am -
  • I Wished Cigarette’s Was My Biggest Song In My Career Not Tonga-Joey B
    A lot of times in life, we regret some of our actions and yes, sometimes our wish to see something come true in our own way is not always the case. Musician, Joey B has disclosed that he had wished his biggest song in his career was his Cigarette son…
    - 1 day ago, 20 Jan 17, 8:16am -
  • What Is An Oceanic Trench And Which Are The Deepest Oceanic Trenches In The World?
    The most recent descent was made in 2012 by a manned deep submergence vehicle, the Deepsea Challenger. The Tonga Trench is the second deepest site in the ocean floor at 35,702 feet below the level of the sea floor. It is located in the South Pacific…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Jan 17, 2:45am -
  • I Wished ‘Tonga’ Wasn’t My Biggest Song In My Career
    A lot of times in life, we regret some of our actions and yes, sometimes our wish to see something come true in our own way is not always the case. Musician, Joey B has disclosed that he had wished his biggest song in his career was his ‘Cigarette…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Jan 17, 3:34pm -

Tonga Government Portal

  • Awareness Education Program conducted for Government School Teachers and Principals in Vava’u
    19th January, 2017 MEIDECC’s Departments of Environment and NEMO conducted a one-day awareness education program for government school teachers and principals at Vava’u aimed to increase understanding about disaster management and the Clean Scho…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Jan 17, 8:52pm -
  • “Visit of the Members of the National People’s Congress of the People’s Republic of China”
    19th January, 2017 A fifteen-member delegation from the People’s Republic of China arrived in Tonga on Tuesday 17 January 2017 for a three-day visit to the Kingdom. The delegation was led by the Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of the Natio…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Jan 17, 6:34pm -
  • Ministerial Re-Assignments
    16th January, 2017 On Friday 13 January, 2017, His Majesty King Tupou VI has granted the Ministerial reassignments, recommended by the Prime Minister, Honourable Samuela 'Akilisi Pohiva to the following Ministerial portfolios:That the Honourable…
    - 6 days ago, 15 Jan 17, 4:03pm -
  • Totongi Lolo Fo'ou, Sanuali - Fepueli 2017
    16 Sanuali, 2017 ‘Oku fakaha atu ‘i he ongoongo'ni mei he Potungaue  Komeesi, Konisiuma, Fefakatau’aki, ‘Ilo Fo’ou moe Ngaahi Ngaue’anga e Kakai, Kuo tali ‘ehe Komiti Pule Fe’unga ‘a e totongi fo’ou ‘o e lolo ki he mahina ko S…
    - 6 days ago, 15 Jan 17, 1:42pm -
  • New Petroleum Prices for January – February 2017
    16th January, 2017 The Ministry of Commerce, Consumer, Trade, Innovation & Labour wishes to advise that the Tonga Competent Authority (TCA) has approved the new petroleum prices for January – February 2017 to be effective from Monday 16th January…
    - 6 days ago, 15 Jan 17, 1:31pm -
  • New Wind Power Generation and Grid Stabilization System to be installed in Tongatapu
    13 January 2017 Officials from Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Ministry of MEIDECC, Tonga Power Limited, Ministry of Public Enterprises and Ministry of Finance and National Planning today signed the MoD (Minutes of Discussions) at the…
    - 9 days ago, 12 Jan 17, 5:41pm -

Yahoo News Tonga

  • Rugby League - Tonga helps Dragons rout Widnes
    - Willie Tonga helped inspire Catalans Dragons to a 32-16 victory over Widnes Vikings on Monday to complete a fine Easter for the Super League outfit. The Dragons stormed to three tries inside 12 minutes and former Australian Test centre Tonga scored…
    - 6 Apr 15, 12:48pm -
  • Canadian hooker calls it quits as impact of international rugby takes its toll
    Ryan Hamilton's Rugby World Cup debut came a little sooner than expected. The West Vancouver hooker was on the Canadian bench in Whangarei, New Zealand, on Sept. 14, 2011, when he saw good friend and captain Pat Riordan in a bad state against Tonga.…
    - 3 Apr 15, 2:35pm -
  • Strong quakes hit off South Pacific nations of Tonga, Samoa
    SYDNEY (AP) — A pair of strong earthquakes struck off the South Pacific nations of Tonga and Samoa on Monday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage and no tsunami warning was issued.
    - 30 Mar 15, 4:24am -
  • Strong quakes strike off South Pacific islands - USGS
    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A series of strong earthquakes struck off the neighbouring South Pacific Ocean states of Samoa and Tonga on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, just hours after a major tremor rattled Papua New Guinea to the west. A…
    - 30 Mar 15, 3:30am -
  • Kiwi scientists work to better Tongan fisheries
    Kiwi scientists are helping Tonga make the most of its commercial fisheries.
    - 24 Mar 15, 6:36pm -
  • NZ helps Tongan deep water fisheries development
    Fisheries scientists from NIWA are in Tonga this week to launch a programme to help the Pacific island nation maximise the economic benefits of commercial fishing.
    - 23 Mar 15, 5:19pm -

Kaniva News Tonga

  • A man drowns – Touliki public swimming pool closed
    A man said to be at his 30s drowned in a public swimming pool Tuesday 31, December 2013 in Nuku’alofa . Silivenusi Moala was pulled out of the public swimming pool at Touliki. His children were at his side while he was lying dead. Another man who w…
    - 5 Jan 14, 1:40am -
  • A Tongan man dies after car hits tree in BOP
    AUCKLAND: Police have yet to release the identity of the person who died when a car he was driving collided with a tree before bursting into flames in Bay of Plenty this morning. But a cousin told Kaniva News the deceased was Tevita Pasikala who live…
    - 4 Jan 14, 4:05pm -
  • A year to remember in Oceania
    Another busy year has come to an end for the southern hemisphere and in terms of Oceania Rugby there was much to cheer. New Zealand’s Fifteens side led the way with an amazing, perfect season of 14 matches and 14 wins while the national Sevens team…
    - 3 Jan 14, 8:13pm -
  • Extreme flood warning for Tonga
    The threat caused by sea level rises means residents at low-lying islands of Tonga have to get prepared to move if required. Tonga Met Services has today warned that “an extreme high tide advisory remains in force for all Tonga Islands. An extreme…
    - 1 Jan 14, 7:33pm -

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