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Tonga to host major international whale conservation conference

Whales in a Changing Ocean, Nuku’alofa, Tonga, 4 – 6 April 2017. Credit-Niue Tourism Office Whales in a Changing Ocean is a new approach to whale conservation. The three-day event will focus on emerging threats to Pacific whales and will bring together political decision-makers, scientists, community, industry and funders to investigate future legislative and research […]

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Chinese travelers are showing interest in Tonga

Tonga is expected to benefit from the boom Chinese outbound tourism, as more Chinese tourists and travel service providers are showing an interest in Tonga as a holiday destination. But for this to be realised, huge investment on infrastructure are needed otherwise it will only be just a dream. China National Tourism Administration head Li Jinzao, attended […]

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Real Tonga rejects MA60, secures aid

Real Tonga airlines has grounded one of two China-made turboprops and will return it to the manufacturer in the wake of pressure from the New Zealand government. The return of the MA60—manufactured by Xi’an Aircraft Industry Co. and sent as a gift to Tonga by the Chinese government in 2013—will trigger the release of NZ$10 […]

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