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‘Akilisi Pohiva address at UN 70th session

24 September, 2016: Prime Minister, ‘Akilisi Pohiva at his first address at UN since he became Prime Minister, December, 2014, said that Tonga continuously advocated for the conservation and sustainable use of the ocean and its natural resources.  Tonga attached great importance to Sustainable Development Goal 14 and believed it could be attained through set targets and […]

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Australia Minister for International Development and the Pacific visits Tonga

Senator The Hon Concetta Fierravanti-Wells, Minister for International Development and The Pacific Senator The Hon Concetta Fierravanti-Wells will travel to Tonga from 20 to 23 September.  This will be her first visit to Tonga as Minister for International Development and the Pacific. She will meet senior Tongan ministers and officials to further strengthen cooperation between our […]

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Prime Minister, 'Akilisi Pohiva first official visit to NZ

Tonga Prime Minister first official visit to NZ

Prime Minister John Key today announced that Tonga Prime Minister Samuela ‘Akilisi Pohiva will visit New Zealand from 27-30 July. “I am very pleased to welcome Mr Pohiva to New Zealand on his first official visit as Prime Minister,” Mr Key says. “New Zealand and Tonga have a strong relationship, built around our long history […]

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David Carter, Speaker NZ Parliament.

Regional Presiding Officers Conference in Tonga

The Speaker, Rt Hon David Carter, will represent the New Zealand Parliament at the 47th Conference of Presiding Officers and Clerks being held in Nuku’alofa, Tonga from 10 – 14 July, 2016. The annual conference, attended by Presiding Officers and Clerks from Australian and Pacific parliaments, is an important forum for knowledge sharing and professional […]

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