THE New Zealand Deputy Prime Minister Hon. Carmel Sepuloni has arrived in the Kingdom as part of its last leg of Pacific Mission.
THE former Prime Minister of Tonga who is also Tongatapu 10 constituency MP has been laid to rest today at Talafo'ou after his body was repatriated from the United States at the weekend.
Tuesday 11 April - Lord Fakafanua, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of attended the Global Young MP Initiative 2023 at the World Bank Headquarters in Washington, D.C. This meeting is for Members of Parliament aged 40 and younger from around the world and more than 30 young Members of Parliament from various countries attended the meeting discussing "Safeguarding the World's Future. The Environment and Social Framework" focusing on the World Bank Environmental and Social Framework (ESF).
THE Legislative Assembly has approved three Public Bills submitted for urgent discussion in Parliament yesterday.
This includes the Retirement Fund Amendment Bill 2023, Retirement Fund Board Amendment Bill 2023 and District and Town Officers Amendment Bill 2023.