Category: English

It could have happened to Tonga

Residents of the Kingdom of Tonga cannot be more happy and most grateful after Cyclone Winston came close to Vava’u but by-passed the islands with damages that were not that significant. After they saw what Winston did to Fiji,...

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Tonga warned of weakening fiscal position

A preliminary report from a mission of IMF officials to Nuku’alofa from February 29-March 11, has warned Tonga of a possible weakening fiscal position despite government’s strong revenue collection. The mission which was led by...

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Agricultural exports drop by 81.5%

The volume of agricultural exports declined sharply in the December quarter by 81.5%. It is reported the exports decreased from 3000 tones to only 500 tones in December 2015. Export receipts fell by 38%, which stood at just over...

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