Tongan economy can bounce back, says PM

Tongan economy can bounce back, says PM

There are 3 comments on the Matangi Tonga story from Jan 22, 2008, titled Tongan economy can bounce back, says PM. In it, Matangi Tonga reports that:

“If you look at how well the two major commercial banks have been doing during the last financial year, it shows that something is happening in the economy”

By Pesi Fonua Tonga's Prime Minister Hon. Dr Feleti Sevele says he is a positive thinker and he believes there is growth in the Tongan economy and that it can bounce back from its poor state. via Matangi Tonga

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New Zealand

#1 Feb 2, 2008
Pesi, report the facts, what the PM said was that the economy is doing good and he used the two bank as an example of the good time economy.

He did not say we can bounce back; he said the economy is good.

I think the PM relooked at what he said, and realized that he was totally wrong talking about good economic time while businesses and people are suffering? Did asked Matangi Tonga to mitigate his stupidity so that he look like the biggest idiot of the year?

Stop propagandizing for the PM, he already has enough people doing that for him. Why don't you act like a news agency as the watch dog....your industry's ethics.

Matangi Tonga seems like the webnews version of Kalonikale and Taimi 'o Tonga.
what the

Clovelly, Australia

#2 Feb 3, 2008
does this mean that the economy is not good or it was a bad time to talk good economy while some are suffering???

Torrensville, Australia

#3 Feb 3, 2008
I admire Pesi's journalism skill .. he is only reporting what the PM says... that it ...He is not expression his opinion on this article. The country economy seems to be bouncing back in the light of the PM speech... However this doesnot reflects that individual families suffers economically on daily basis..

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