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  • ‘Amanaki ke fakahoko fuofua Savea Fakafonua ma’áe Kau Faingata’a’ia

    - 80 days ago, 23 Sep 18, 9:47pm -
  • Police arrested 10 people with illicit drugs
    24th September, 2018 A search warrant executed by Police on Saturday 22 September 2018 at a bush allotment in Malapo, resulted in the arrest of 10 people, 7 males and 3 females with 96 packets of cannabis and cash.“Tonga Police are committed to d…
    - 80 days ago, 23 Sep 18, 9:34pm -
  • Tonga exploring cheaper and sustainable electricity through biogas generation
    21st September, 2018 Biogas generation using agriculture and animal products has promising potential for Tonga and the Pacific Islands, if pursued through a well-defined circular economy strategy.  This was the conclusion of a 4 day visit jointly o…
    - 83 days ago, 20 Sep 18, 9:23pm -
  • Actions to Reduce Landing Costs of Petroleum to Tonga by 2020
    19th September 2018 The GOT has approved to reform the petroleum sub-sector and invest in the constructing of additional new petroleum storage facilities, and modify the petroleum storage ownership business models to allow and encourage competition…
    - 83 days ago, 20 Sep 18, 9:12pm -
  • Police Officer suspended
    21st September 2018 On Monday 17 September 2018 a 35 year-old off-duty police officer was arrested at a house in Pelehake, after police received a complaint from the owner that a person had entered their house without permission.The police officer…
    - 83 days ago, 20 Sep 18, 7:28pm -

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    • newResults for New Zealand
      Facing three days of strike action by aircraft engineers, Air New Zealand stated this morning that, at this stage, no flight delays or cancellations are in place for the three days of proposed strikes ...
      - 9 hours ago, 12 Dec 18, 7:52am -
    • newProfessorial promotions announced
      Professor Huhana Smith – Whiti o Rehua School of Art Professor Smith, Ngāti Tukorehe, Raukawa ki te Tonga, is head of Massey University’s Whiti o Rehua School of Art, a visual artist, curator and prin...
      - 10 hours ago, 12 Dec 18, 7:09am -
    • newKalisolaite 'Uhila - Performance artist heads to Honolulu Biennial
      But his depression continued and he felt his work was not understood, so he and his family moved to Tonga and he thought about doing other work. "I fully moved with my family to Tonga, we took every s...
      - 11 hours ago, 12 Dec 18, 5:46am -
    • newPlea for Tonga's leaders to discuss meth problem
      The director of Tonga's Women and Children Crisis Centre has made a passionate appeal for the country's leaders to meet to discuss the growing problem of methamphetamine in the kingdom. 'Ofa Guttenbei...
      - 11 hours ago, 12 Dec 18, 5:22am -
    • newThe Meghan Markle pendulum swings to the negative
      RELATED: Will Harry and Meghan’s baby get a royal title? The honeymoon continued for months, until the end of the couple’s hugely successful 16-day tour of Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand in Oc...
      - 12 hours ago, 12 Dec 18, 4:59am -

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    • newCivil servant sentenced for TP$70,000 fraud
      The Supreme Court has sentenced civil servant Lesieli Halafihi to three years and three months in prison for defrauding the government of more than TP$70,000. Mr Justice Cato said the offending was a serious breach of codes. “The sum  involved  b…
      - 11 hours ago, 12 Dec 18, 5:42am -
    • Unregistered car parked by Tongatapu school leads to drug arrest
      Police in Nuku’alofa have arrested a man with illicit drugs after an unregistered car parked outside a school compound in Hōfoa was discovered.  The 22-year-old man from Fāhefa was taken into custody at around 3:00 am yesterday morning Tuesday 1…
      - 1 day ago, 11 Dec 18, 12:54pm -
    • Family given three months delay in deportation order to allow children to finish school year
      Family given three month delay in deportation order to allow children to finish school year The New Zealand Immigration and Protection Tribunal has ordered a Tongan family to be deported. The family of two parents and three children have been given a…
      - 2 days ago, 11 Dec 18, 2:29am -
    • Gangs smuggle guns into Tonga as kingdom faces a “tsunami” of methamphetamine
      Drug dealers are smuggling guns as well as methamphetamine into the kingdom, according to a New Zealand television report. Veteran Pacific journalist Barbara Dreaver reported claims by a gang member that guns were being smuggled in from America and C…
      - 3 days ago, 10 Dec 18, 3:02am -

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    • HRH Crown Prince graduated from the Australian National University
      Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 11/12/2018 His Royal Highness the Crown Prince Tupouto’a ‘Ulukalala graduated with passed Staff College qualification along with a postgraduate qualification in Military and Defence StudiesRead More
      - 1 day ago, 11 Dec 18, 1:50pm -
    • Talks underway for a possible new Tonga-Brisbane airline service
      Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 11/12/2018 The Prime Minister, Hon Samuela ‘Akilisi Pohiva, met on Thursday with a delegation from Nauru Airlines led by its Chairman, Trevor Jensen and theRead More
      - 1 day ago, 11 Dec 18, 1:49pm -
    • Renowned Tongan singer Feleti Kaufusi died
      Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 11/12/2018 A renowned Tongan singer from Haveluloto and Nakolo – Feleti Kaufusi died yesterday afternoon at the age of 55, his wife Losaline Kaufusi confirmedRead More
      - 1 day ago, 11 Dec 18, 1:47pm -
    • Tonga’s tuna issues a priority at this year’s Tuna Commission
      Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 11/12/2018 Albacore tuna – the species most important tuna for Tonga -will be at the top of the agenda for the annual Tuna Commission (WCPFC)Read More
      - 1 day ago, 11 Dec 18, 1:45pm -
    • 16 days of Activism ends
      Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 11/12/2018 The 16 days of activism against gender-based violence came to a close yesterday, on International Human Rights Day, celebrated annually on the 10th ofRead More
      - 1 day ago, 11 Dec 18, 1:43pm -
    • Road accident claimed another life
      Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 10/12/2018 A 29-year-old young man from Fasi moe Afi a Tungi died from the latest road accident involving three vehicles on Saturday night at theRead More
      - 2 days ago, 10 Dec 18, 1:54pm -
    • Race for Water vessel in Tonga
      Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 10/12/2018 The Race for Water vessel is currently in Tonga, one of the stops during its 5-year journey to participate in some major international eventsRead More
      - 2 days ago, 10 Dec 18, 1:53pm -
    • Tuna nations bid to climate-proof EEZs and other initiatives likely to help Tonga
      Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 10/12/2018 The eight tuna rich nations in the PNA group are looking into ways of maintaining the current size of their valuable 200-mile exclusive economicRead More
      - 2 days ago, 10 Dec 18, 1:52pm -
    • Samiuela Mahe announced outstanding recruit of HMAF’s 64th recruitment
      Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 10/12/2018 Samiuela Mahe of Okoa Vava’u,Kolomotu’a Tongatapu was announced the most outstanding recruit from the 64th recruitment  of HMAF last Friday. The first runner upRead More
      - 2 days ago, 10 Dec 18, 1:50pm -
    • Local companies completed HACCP accreditation
      Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 10/12/2018 The Deputy High Commissioner of Australia to Tonga – Rhona Mcphee – on Friday presented certificates to local companies that have achieved internationally recognizedRead More
      - 2 days ago, 10 Dec 18, 1:49pm -