Sunday Aug 24
Rescued Tongan fishermen in Suva
Three Tongan fishermen rescued on a reef in the Lau Group earlier this month are in Suva to be flown back to Tonga soon once their travel documents are finalized.
Villages show off wealth of fine mats for royal visitors
Ha'ateiho women display their fine mats alongside the main highway for the opening of the Tongatapu Agricultural Show 2014.
300 students in Vava'u Soroban Competition
Nineteen Vava'u primary schools participated in the Tonga Soroban Competition at Mailefihi Siu'ilikutapu College, co-hosted by the Embassy of Japan and the Ministry of Education and Training last week Thursday August 14. Soroban is a traditional Japanese calculator.
Tonga starts $31m upgrade of airport runways
Civil works to resurface and strengthen the runways at Fua'amotu and Lupepau'u International Airports starting this year, are expected to be completed in 2015.
Chinese hospital ship to visit Tonga
The navy hospital ship "Peace Ark" will visit Tonga and provide medical services as part of the Harmony Mission 2014.
Alamogordo Daily News
Pacific Angel-Tonga wraps up
NEIAFU, TONGA >> More than 4,300 patients received care and five schools obtained much needed upgrades as Operation Pacific Angel 14-3, a joint and combined humanitarian mission, closed July 25. The Pacific Air Forces-led exercise consisted of three tiers - a healthcare services outreach, subject matter expert exchanges and engineering civil action ... (more)