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  1. Samoa Govt donates $50,000 for Ha - apai recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    The Samoa Government has donated $50,000 pa'anga in humanitarian relief to help Tonga's rehabilitation effort in Ha'apai after Cyclone Ian. 9 comments

  2. Chain binds Kalisolaite - Uhila to his homelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    A special endurance performance by visiting artist Kalisolaite 'Uhila tonight concluded the ten days of events at the Festival of Democracy in Tonga at 'Atenisi Institute in Nuku'alofa.

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  3. Chains bind Kalisolaite - Uhila to his homelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    A special endurance performance by visiting artist Kalisolaite 'Uhila tonight concluded the ten days of events at the Festival of Democracy in Tonga at 'Atenisi Institute in Nuku'alofa.

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  4. How China's gift of an aeroplane put Tonga, New Zealand at oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | The Age

    Nuku'alofa, Tonga: It's almost 10am, but the barista at this tiny Pacific kingdom's domestic air terminal has yet to make a single cup of coffee.

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  5. China's gift causes big trouble for tiny TongaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Wednesday, June 4, 2014 photo, fisher folk work on in shallow waters, near Nuku'alofa, Tonga. 40 comments

  6. How China's gift of an airplane put Tonga, New Zealand at oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | The Age

    Nuku'alofa, Tonga: It's almost 10am, but the barista at this tiny Pacific kingdom's domestic air terminal has yet to make a single cup of coffee.

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  7. China's gift causes trouble for TongaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    It's almost 10 am, but the barista Tonga's domestic air terminal has yet to make a single cup of coffee.

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  8. TongaRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | State Department

    Tonga is a South Pacific island nation consisting of 171 islands, of which 45 are inhabited.

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  9. China's gift causes big trouble for tiny TongaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | SFGate

    In this Wednesday, June 4, 2014 photo, fisher folk work on in shallow waters, near Nuku'alofa, Tonga. 40 comments

  10. China's airplane gift, and New Zealand's punishing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    NUKU'ALOFA, Tonga - It's almost 10 a.m., but the barista at this tiny Pacific kingdom's domestic air terminal has yet to make a single cup of coffee.

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  11. China's airplane gift, and New Zealand's punishing reaction, cause big trouble for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Prince George Citizen

    NUKU'ALOFA, Tonga - It's almost 10 a.m., but the barista at this tiny Pacific kingdom's domestic air terminal has yet to make a single cup of coffee.

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  12. Tonga's first Justices of the PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    ... Helu, Tevita Fakatou, Salote Fukofuka, Sioape Tu'iono and 'Ofa Likiliki. Supreme Court, Nuku'alofa. 19 June 2014 Tonga's first Justices of the Peace were sworn in at the Nuku'alofa Supreme Court, on Wednesday, 18 June. s into Tonga Judiciary System ...

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  13. Tonga's San Francisco consulate relocated to BurlingameRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    The Consulate General of the Kingdom of Tonga in has moved from the City of San Francisco to Burlingame in the Bay area, providing consular services to many of the 57,183 Tongans living in the United States.

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  14. Foreign aid and debt, a budget dilemma for Pacific IslandsRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    ... dilemma becomes acute when the future is uncertain with mounting public debts and rising debt servicing obligations. Tonga's Finance Minster chose aid as a better alternative for financing the country's 2014-2015 budget. It is also Tonga's biggest ... 1 comment

  15. Prince Tu'ipelehake put to rest at Mala'e 'Atuli ki LangiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    ... at his estate in Pelehake, Tongatapu. Fotu 'a e 'Eiki Church at the village of Pelehake, the casket was carried by a Tonga Police Guard of Honour to Mala'e 'Atuli ki Langi, where the Nima Tapu took over the burial ceremony. This was the first time ... 1 comment

  16. Attorney General steps downRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    Tonga's Attorney General Neil Adsett has announced he is stepping down, stating that, "I confirm that I am finishing up soon as Attorney General in Tonga. 2 comments

  17. Leased Convair bridges gap for Vava - uRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    Tonga's domestic airline, Real Tonga, has leased a Convair aircraft from Air Chatham, to provide additional capacity for the services to Vava'u during a current period of high demand for seats. 1 comment

  18. Crown Prince launches Tu'i Vava - u FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    The new Tu'i Vava'u Festival currently being held in Neiafu, Vava'u, will feature the Miss Vava'u Pageant from June 30 to July 5. Tonga's Crown Prince Tupouto'a 'Ulukalala attended a cocktail evening at the Puataukanave International Hotel in Neiafu, on June 13, to launch the festival. 3 comments

  19. Tonga here and nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... exciting experimental work in the country today. I'd wager I'm one of many palangi who know little of the Kingdom of Tonga. The value of an exhibition like Tonga 'i Onopooni: Tonga Contemporary then is manyfold. This is a place for artists of Tongan ... 1 comment

  20. Government wrestles with two multimillion debtsRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    Tonga has two accumulating government debts that the Minister of Finance, Dr 'Aisake Eke plans to address during the 2014-15 Financial year. 1 comment