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China, Tonga agree to promote strategic partnership

Chinese President Xi Jinping (2nd R) and his wife Peng Liyuan (1st R) pose for a group photo with Tonga’s King Tupou VI (2nd L) and his wife Queen Nanasipau’u, in Beijing, capital of China, March 1, 2018. Xi held talks with Tonga’s King Tupou VI on Thursday. (Xinhua/Pang Xinglei) BEIJING, March 1 (Xinhua) — […]

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Tonga’s iconic Keleti Beach Resort destroyed by Cyclone Gita – We need to support these types of businesses for Tonga’s long-term survival

Keleti Beach Resort destroyed by TC Gita. Photo: supply One of the most iconic resorts and favourite tourist spots in Tonga is the famous Keleti Beach Resort with its picturesque views and stunning surroundings. The resort has featured in many visitors photo albums the world over, with many falling in love with its beauty and […]

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NZ’s TONGAN HAHAKE COMMUNITY PREPARE CYCLONE GITA RELIEF CONTAINERS – Sir Laauli Michael Jones & Matson Group provide containers for free

Tongan Community TC Gita relief 142 Favona Rd, Mangere: Photo Melino Maka The devastation caused by Cyclone Gita is felt by all Tongan’s in New Zealand because of the impact on their families and villages in their beloved homeland. The cyclone has caused significant damage that will take years to recover from and many families […]

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AU3.5 million in Australian support for people affected by Tropical Cyclone Gita

Photo: HMAF personnel and staff from the Tonga Meteorological Services load Australian emergency supplies onto a vehicle at the National Emergency Management Office warehouse. Photo Credit: Australian High Commission. Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Julie Bishop MP and Minister for International Development and the Pacific, Senator the Hon Concetta Fierravanti-Wells announced additional humanitarian assistance […]

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