Regional telecom experts meet in Tonga -
Matangi TongaRegional telecom experts meet in TongaMatangi TongaAt the opening he said the Government of Tonga has been working closely with organisations such as PITA to help guide Information and Communications Technology(ICT) development. “ICTs in the form of mobile cellular services are now within reach of ...
Posted on 21 April 2015 | 10:38 pm
Pacific trade officials meet in Nadi -
Radio New ZealandPacific trade officials meet in NadiMatangi Tonga... Australia and New Zealand. The current members of the OCTA are the Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Republic of Marshall Islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.Trade mission to New Zealand anticipates new buyersScoop.co.nz (press release)all 6 news articles »
Posted on 21 April 2015 | 10:24 pm
Nat Geo Expeditions jet into Vava'u -
Matangi TongaNat Geo Expeditions jet into Vava'uMatangi TongaThe Tongan botanical garden operated by Haniteli and Lucy Fa'anunu is situated on 22 acres of land and hosts 585 plant varieties, including native and exotic species. Lucy said that Tonga was the first destination in its 2015 National Geographic ...
Posted on 21 April 2015 | 10:07 pm
Tonga's 'Eua water shortages being addressed
Radio New ZealandTonga's 'Eua water shortages being addressedRadio New ZealandThe Tonga Water Board says it is working to resolve water shortage issues on 'Eua. The island has been experiencing water shortages due dry weather, poor filtration systems and low rivers since the beginning of the year. The Water Board's chief ...
Posted on 21 April 2015 | 8:36 pm
UN treaty causes stir in Tonga - Radio New
UN treaty causes stir in TongaRadio New ZealandOFA GUTTENBEIL-LIKILIKI: Unfortunately with all the politicking that is going on in Tonga right now in terms of it's a new government, there are people out to get them out on a vote of no confidence and unfortunately they're using CEDAW as a vehicle to ...
Posted on 21 April 2015 | 7:48 pm
Priority groups for disaster and climate
Thursday 2 April 2015 (Tonga) – Women, people with disabilities, the elderly, children, and other vulnerable groups will be priority considerations in Tonga’s future climate and disaster risk actions.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 6:45 am
Tonga helps Dragons rout Widnes
Willie Tonga has helped spearhead the Catalans Dragons to a vital Super League victory over Widnes.
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 12:41 pm
Rugby League - Tonga helps Dragons rout
- 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 two of them. Pala and Eloi Pelissier also crossed in a breakneck opening period as the home side, who notched their first win in five games by ...
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 11:48 am
Quakes reported off Tonga and Samoa
Earthquakes struck off the South Pacific nations of Tonga and Samoa today, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. There was no tsu...
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 3:36 am
Strong quakes hit off South Pacific nations
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.
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 3:24 am
Monday Morning Halfback: Rep Round
Fiji will have six players from the team that made the World Cup semi-finals in what looks like a strong, physical side, while Tonga have named an exciting team full of potential. The Kangaroos have been a truly amazing football team and will be ...
Posted on 26 April 2015 | 6:19 am
Tonga's police commissioner reinforces
The new police commissioner in Tonga says he wants to build leadership capacity within the force and trust with the public. Steven Caldwell comes to the job after 17 years as an Area Commander in New Zealand and overseas stints in Solomon Islands, East ...
Posted on 26 April 2015 | 5:40 am
Representative weekend preview part three:
Expect Fiji to run away with the match over the closing stages. The main event will see Samoa and Tonga add another page to their rivalry. Samoa will look to build off what was a reasonably successful Four Nations campaign, which saw them come within two ...
Posted on 26 April 2015 | 3:02 am
Moderate earthquake – Pangai, Tonga on
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Posted on 26 April 2015 | 1:27 am
AMD aims to introduce new Radeon R9
In addition, some forecast that AMD to finally use Tonga XT chip with all compute units/stream processors activated. Here is the compilation of what we do know about the Radeon R9 300-series range so far (please keep in mind that not all model numbers and ...
Posted on 25 April 2015 | 10:49 pm
Search ends for 2 men whose yacht wrecked in
Rescuers have abandoned a search for two Australians whose yacht was found wrecked off the coast of Tonga last week.
Posted on 15 June 2012 | 12:34 am
Thousands line streets to mourn late king of
Homes swathed in purple and black formed a bright bow running from the countryside to cities of Tonga as the mourning nation honored and buried their late King George Tupou V on Tuesday.
Posted on 27 March 2012 | 4:19 am
Tonga king funeral March 28; 3 months of
Tonga will hold a state funeral for its king on March 28.
Posted on 19 March 2012 | 5:36 pm
Tonga's King Tupou V dies; introduced
Tonga's King George Tupou V, who gave up most of his powers to bring a more democratic government to his Pacific island nation, died Sunday at a Hong Kong hospital. He was 63.
Posted on 18 March 2012 | 2:04 pm
Magnitude-6.2 quake shakes Tonga
A magnitude-6.2 earthquake rattled the island nation of Tonga in the South Pacific on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
Posted on 22 September 2011 | 4:38 pm