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Learn, Share, Subscribe The Oceanian series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbZJ71IJGFRT-Yslq4Rpl_1bByPrZqYyM The American Series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbZJ71IJGFRR8eYVQa9r_t3h4Tc2bmhsu The Asian series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbZJ71IJGFRRGIkTyr4u371Fx6e88Qx2N The European Series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbZJ71IJGFRTa_XMM9a4hDh2Yo9CsZzOR Social Media: https://twitter.com/Sebastian2Go https://www.facebook.com/official7facts ------------------------------------------------ In this brief video you can find seven little known facts about Tonga. More information about the video content bellow: 1. Tonga became known in the West as the Friendly Islands because of the congenial reception accorded to Captain James Cook on his first visit i...
March past of Tonga services and schools before Their Majesties King Tupou VI and Queen Nanasipau'u through the Palatial grounds following the opening of Tonga Parliament 2017/2018 Session. The Royal Palace, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Kingdom of Tonga. 1st June, 2017.
Kua tohua a Ariki Tu'ivakano hei pirimia hou o Tonga. No te ra tonu nei i panuitia ai e te mangai o te whare paaremata e Ariki Tupou, te karere e mea ana, kua riro i a Ariki Tu'ivakano me Te Kahui Ariki o Tonga nga tuuru tekau ma wha, no reira, ko ratou te kawanatanga o tonga.
Tonga braces for cyclone "Gita"; Tonga government declares state of emergency.Watch the video to know more about the news. World is One News, WION examines global issues with in-depth analysis. We provide much more than the news of the day. Our aim is to empower people to explore their world. Subscribe to our channel at https://goo.gl/JfY3NI Check out our website: http://www.wionews.com Connect with us at our social media handles: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WIONews Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIONews Google Plus: https://plus.google.com/+WIONews
Press Conference with the Prime Minister Hon. Samiuela ʻAkilisi Pōhiva, Deputy Prime Minister Hon. Siaosi Sovaleni, Minister for Agriculture, Forestry, Food & Fisheries Hon. Semisi Fakahau, Minister for Labour, Commerce and Industries and Minister for Police, Prisons and Fire Services Hon. Dr Pohiva Tuionetoa. Fa'onelua Convention Centre, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu, Kingdom of Tonga. Wednesday 30th August, 2017.
Monday 12 Feb 2018, Cyclone Gita Hit Tonga Is. Huge damage caused by Cyclone Gita and 40% of houses were affected. Government House also destroys . My heart goes out to all of our families & our loved ones, and to the King of the Kingdom of Tonga.
Announcing of the Passing Away of a Monarch, King George Tupou V of Tonga in Tongan. Released by the Prime Minister - Hon. Tu'ivakano on March 19th, 2012. Hereby put together, narrated and produced by Siosifa 'Isama'u. Background "HIMI PUTU" provided with the courtesy of MrKPua and video clips of "By George its the King of Tonga " by Dan1stEarlofBugerton, "Benedict XVI receives the King of Tonga" by vatican, "King Of Tonga Dies: Flamboyant Ruler Brought Democratic Change" by mallugirls15, "The Tongan King visit to NZ 2011 Tagata Pasifika 7 July 2011 TVNZ Tangata Pacifica" by tagatapasifika1 and "Tōfolofola Huufi Fale Alea 2011" by micmouse2011.
In a press release Ms Ardern said the package will, "Our package will support the Government of Tonga’s recovery planning and will focus on the restoration of the electricity network and helping children continue their schooling". "Cyclone Gita destroyed or partially damaged around 2000 homes in Tonga. Many communities are still without power and schools are without essential materials. It is a huge burden on so many families in Tonga and we are helping them recover." The Prime Minister has announced New Zealand will give $10 million to Tonga to help with the rebuild after the country was struck by Cyclone Gita last month.
Sports Minister, Justin Tkatchenko made clear today, no funds were given to Tonga as yet following Tonga’s withdrawal as host nation of the 2019 Pacific Games. The PNG Government assured Tonga of their assistance, in funds and men power, but with the recent withdrawal, this commitment will not fall through. - visit us at http://www.emtv.com.pg/ for the latest news...
SHOTLIST No Access Australia 1. Evacuated couple leaving the airport with media surrounding them asking questions SOUNDBITE (English) Vox Pop, evacuee: Question: "What was it like being in Tonga?" Answer: "It was OK." 2. Various of evacuees inside airport 3. SOUNDBITE (English) Vox pop, Canadian evacuee: "We are very relieved to leave Tonga just because Tonga's in a mess right now. They have to rebuild there is no electricity, there is no power. You couldn't go out really and travel around, you certainly could not go out into any of the tourist areas or do anything like that so we are just happy to be out." 4. Canadian evacuee walking through airport 5. Evacuee pushing trolley with child standing on it 6. Evacuee carrying child 7. SOUNDBITE (English) Vox pop, Australian eva...
King George Tupou V of Tonga - who introduced democracy to the South Pacific archipelago - has died aged 63. Widely praised for the political change he ushered in after riots following his ascension in 2006, the monarch passed away during a visit to Hong Kong. Although political reform is not yet complete, his willingness to start is a very significant event. Akilisi Pohiva, opposition member of parliament His younger brother and heir to the throne, Crown Prince Tupouto'a Lavaka, was with him in hospital when he died. The New Zealand government, a major aid donor to Tonga, said he would be remembered for the reforms he brought about. Prime Minister John Key said in a statement: "He believed that the monarchy was an instrument of change and can truly be seen as the architect of evolvi...
Australian volunteer Sophie Gordon is on assignment in Tonga with the Ministry of Fisheries as a Pearl Farming Production Facilitator under the Australian Volunteers for International Development (AVID) program, an Australian Government initiative.
A week after Tonga's first democratic election, the country still doesn't know who'll be the next prime minister.
Several people have been seriously injured after a powerful storm lashed the South Pacific island nation of Tonga. The government has declared a state of emergency. The cyclone is now moving towards an area south of Fiji. It is expected to weaken and bring rain and winds to New Zealand by the weekend. Al Jazeera's Paul Chaderjian reports. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
Tonga's neighbours scrambled to deliver emergency relief on Tuesday after Cyclone Gita tore across the Pacific island nation in the middle of the night, flattening the parliament, tearing roofs off homes and causing widespread flooding. There were no confirmed reports of deaths from the Category 4 storm that bought winds of around 200 km (125 miles) per hour, but there were a lot of injured people, some seriously, said Graham Kenna, an Australian government adviser at Tonga's National Emergency Management Office. Photos posted on social media showed a wrecked Parliament House building in the capital, as well as extensive flooding and downed power lines. Access to areas outside the capital were hindered by the storm damage and debris.
The Government of Tonga and the Asian Development and the Japan for Poverty Reduction is working together to strengthen the support to the vulnerable citizens of Tonga. The Government of Tonga continues to seek ways to strengthen its village communities by partnering with NGOs, Churches, Village Councils, and other Government Ministries to make a difference in the lives of people.
The official film of the Royal Visit to Queen Salote's Kingdom, made for the Tongan Government. A comprehensive cover from welcome to farewell, including traditional ceremonies and feasting, dancing and singing, divine service, and other occasions. B&W 16 mins. 35mm 1,462 ft. DV file from BetaSP telecini of 35mmfilm
This is the film of Queen Elizabeth visit to Tonga in 1954, made by the National Film Unit for the Tongan Government. There is comprehensive coverage of the welcome, traditional ceremonies, feasting, dancing,singing and church service.