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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: ‘Amanaki ke fakahoko fuofua Savea Fakafonua ma’áe Kau Faingata’a’ia

By   /  September 24, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: ‘Amanaki ke fakahoko fuofua Savea Fakafonua ma’áe Kau Faingata’a’ia

Source: Tonga Government 24 Sepitema 2018 ‘Oku ‘amanaki ke fakahoko ‘a e fuofua savea fakafonua ma’áe kau faingata’a’iá, ‘i ‘Okatopa ‘o e ta’ú ni, hili ‘a e kakato ‘a e ngaahi ako fakataukei ma’áe kau ‘ōfisa tenau fakahoko ‘a e saveá. Na’e fakaava ‘i he pongipongi ‘o e ‘ahó ni ‘e he Pule Ngāue  Sitetisitiká […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Tonga exploring cheaper and sustainable electricity through biogas generation

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, Crude, Culture, Economy, English, Exploration, Exports, Gas, Germany, Imports, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Polynesia, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology, Tonga, Tonga Government, Trade, United Kingdom, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Tonga exploring cheaper and sustainable electricity through biogas generation

Source: Tonga Government 21st September, 2018 – Biogas generation using agriculture and animal products has promising potential for Tonga and the Pacific Islands, if pursued through a well-defined circular economy strategy.  This was the conclusion of a 4 day visit jointly organised by the Pacific Community’s Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (PCREEE) and […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Actions to Reduce Landing Costs of Petroleum to Tonga by 2020

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Economy, English, Environment, Fiji, Imports, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Singapore, Tonga, Tonga Government, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Actions to Reduce Landing Costs of Petroleum to Tonga by 2020

Source: Tonga Government 19th September 2018 The GOT has approved to reform the petroleum sub-sector and invest in the constructing of additional new petroleum storage facilities, and modify the petroleum storage ownership business models to allow and encourage competition thereby improving affordability, fuel security, access, sustainability and safety to the Kingdom’s consumers and businesses. The […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Stakeholders meet to gather views on Disaster Risk Management

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate Change, Cyclone, English, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Stakeholders meet to gather views on Disaster Risk Management

Source: Tonga Government 21st September 2018 A one-day workshop on TC Gita Emergency Preparedness and Response after Action Review was opened this morning at Tanoa International Dateline Hotel seeking to capture stakeholders’ perspectives on Disaster Risk Management arrangements regarding preparedness, warning, response and early recovery efforts from the cyclone. The training is facilitated by the […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Government, stakeholders and farmers embark on a two-day dialogue to strengthen collaboration

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Culture, English, fish, Fisheries, Forestry, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Pacific Region, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Government, stakeholders and farmers embark on a two-day dialogue to strengthen collaboration

Source: Tonga Government 20th September 2018 The Acting Minister for Agriculture, Food, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFFF) Hon. Losaline Ma’asi opened a dialogue between the government, stakeholders of the agricultural sector and  farmers in Tonga under the theme ‘Where we are – and where do we want to go?’ at Basilica’s conference room this morning. The […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Gender and Human Rights Training

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Culture, English, Health, Human Rights, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Police, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Gender and Human Rights Training

Source: Tonga Government 20th September, 2018 The Gender Training delivered by the Women and Children Crisis Centre (WCCC) for the ‘Alisi Taumoepeau Wing 45 marks the launch of the Tonga Police Gender Strategy. It is among several key initiatives within the Tonga Police aimed at improving frontline policing. Frontline Excellence is one of the Police Commissioner’s […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Thirty seven Tongan citizens receive Australian Government Scholarships

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Education, English, Fiji, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Thirty seven Tongan citizens receive Australian Government Scholarships

Source: Tonga Government 19th September, 2018  – Thirty seven (37) Tongan citizens received scholarships funded by the Government of Australia to take up university studies starting 2019 in Australia and the Pacific region. Two scholarship schemes were open for Tongan citizens to apply for from 1 February – 30 April this year, which included the […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: New Zealand donates emergency generator to Tonga Broadcasting Commission

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate Change, Cyclone, English, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: New Zealand donates emergency generator to Tonga Broadcasting Commission

Source: Tonga Government 19th September 2018 New Zealand has donated a new NZ$20,000 diesel generator to Tonga Broadcasting Commission (TBC) to ensure it can broadcast critical messages to the public ahead of, during, and following natural disasters and in the event of power failure. When TBC’s back-up generator was damaged by Cyclone Gita in February this […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Launching of the Phase 3 Quit Smoking Now Campaign 2018

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, English, Health, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Republic of Korea, Tonga, Tonga Government, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Launching of the Phase 3 Quit Smoking Now Campaign 2018

Source: Tonga Government 19th September 2018 The President of the Free Church of Tonga, Rev. Semisi Fonua launched the Phase 3 of the Tuku Ifi Leva (Quit Smoking Now) Campaign 2018 this morning, to highlight the risks of tobacco use at Falemasiva Hall, Tailulu College. Rev. Fonua said that Tuku Ifi Leva (Quit Smoking Now) campaign […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: New Petroleum Prices for September – October 2018

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Crude, English, Exploration, Exports, Gas, Labour, MIL OSI, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Polynesia, Tonga, Tonga Government, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: New Petroleum Prices for September – October 2018

Source: Tonga Government 19th September 2018 The Ministry of Commerce, Consumer, Trade, Innovation & Labour wishes to advise that the Tonga Competent Authority (TCA) has approved the new petroleum prices for September – October 2018 to be effective from Tuesday, 18th September 2018. Crude price movements were mixed last month with downward pressure from rising […]

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