Hon. Samiu Vaipulu recently attended the 18th General Assembly of the Asian Parliamentarians’ Conference on Environment and Development, on behalf of the Legislative Assembly of Tonga. The conference took place in Seoul in South Korea from the 10-12 of November and was attended by about 57 Members of Parliaments from 15 parliaments in Asia and the Pacific region.
Human activities is the greatest current threats to Tonga’s biodiversity conservation.
THE Legislative Assembly has elected Ha’apai 13 constituency people’s representatives, Veivosa Taka as the new Chairperson of the Whole House Committee.
THE former Whole House Committee Chairperson of the Legislative Assembly has been sworn in as the new Minister for Internal Affairs (MIA) in Parliament this morning.
THE Speaker of the German Bundestag (Parliament) is leading a seven member parliamentary delegation tour of Tonga to attend a Choral Evening to mark the 140th anniversary of friendship between the two countries in Nuku’alofa on Sunday, October 9, 2016.