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26 Tongan Students receive New Zealand Government Scholarships for 2018

Acting-New-Zealand-High-Commissioner-Nick-Hurley. Photo NZ High Com Nuku’alofa Nuku’alofa, Tonga 25 January 2018: The New Zealand Government has awarded 26 Tongan students with tertiary scholarships to study in New Zealand or Fiji commencing in 2018. Twenty-one scholars have been accepted into New Zealand universities and six scholars will study at theUniversity of the South Pacific or the […]

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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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