THE Legislative Assembly this afternoon passed the Appropriation Act 2016 and its amendments.
18 MPs voted in favour of the Bill.
The TONGA Police Force has launched a search and rescue operation outside the Malinoa coastal waters for 11 people including children from Fonoi Ha'apai who are still missing at sea since this morning.
A Maori company from New Zealand has signed a contract with Government aims to financially bail the Tonga Forest Product Limited from its debt burdened.
GOVERNMENT commits to reduce Tonga’s reliance on fossil fuel and use of renewable energy by 50 percent in 2020.
Government has allocated TOP$10 million in its 2016/2017 Budget Estimates towards the construction of sports facilities in Tonga’s effort to host the Pacific Games 2019.