China & Tonga

Tofoa Chinese store blaze not suspicious

Tofoa Chinese store blaze not suspicious

Firefight investigators have ruled out foul play as the cause of a fire at a Chinese store in Tofoa, Tonga. The blaze on 19 November which destroyed a Chinese convenience store at Vahaʻakolo Road costs owner TP$8,000 local reports said. Tongan Fire Brigade Deputy Commissioner Sinamoni Kauvaka told local media investigators believed the fire started at the […]

The future of a rising dragon: China as they see themselves

The future of a rising dragon: China as they see themselves

Forbidden City in Beijing, China. Photo/Kalino LātūLast month Kaniva News visited China at the invitation of the Chinese Communist Part Centre for International Exchanges. In this series of reports, we bring you China as they see themselves. Based on documents provided by our hosts, this is the official view of China: A rising giant with […]

The Communist Party: China as they see themselves

The Communist Party: China as they see themselves

In Picture: The journalists from the Pacific Islands who visited China last month at China’s Forbidden City in Beijing. Photo/Kalino LatūLast month Kaniva News visited China at the invitation of the Chinese Communist Party Centre for International Exchanges. In this series of reports, we bring you China as they see themselves. Based on documents provided […]

China as they see themselves: Its people, history and economy

China as they see themselves: Its people, history and economy

The statue of Chairman Mao known as Bronze Statue Square was built at Chairman Mao’s 100th birth anniversary in 1993. It is located in the centre of the core scenic area of Shaoshan in the province of Hunan. Photo/Kalino LātūLast month Kaniva News visited China at the invitation of the Chinese Communist Part Centre for […]

China and Tonga have “more fruitful economic cooperation, closer links”, says Ambassador

China and Tonga have “more fruitful economic cooperation, closer links”, says Ambassador

H.E. Mr. Huang Huaguang, Chinese Ambassador in Tonga said the two countries have increasingly more close economic and administrative relationships. He said there were more people-to-people exchanges and reconfirmed China would continue to work together with Tonga and increase the cooperation and give more benefits to its people. Mr Huaguang made his statements in a […]