Education

Heilala Vanilla Foundation’s first donation arrives in Tonga

Heilala Vanilla Foundation’s first donation arrives in Tonga

The first shipment of equipment from the Heilala Vanilla Foundation has arrived at Vava’u High School, in the Kingdom of Tonga. The foundation has donated over 100 kitchen items to the school’s Home Economics Department including an oven, toasters, frying pans, blenders and cake mixers along with cutlery and utensils. Award-winning Heilala Vanilla launched the […]

Japan grants USD$110,895 for 'Eua schools

Japan grants USD$110,895 for 'Eua schools

Japan gave Tonga a grant of US$110,895.00 (TP$183,327.98) on Tuesday to upgrate Hofangahau College and Tufuvai Government Primary School in ‘Eua. H.E. Dr. Kazuchika Hamuro, Ambassador of Japan to the Kingdom of Tonga said  education remained one of the priority areas of Japan’s development assistance to the Kingdom of Tonga. He said, “Education also widens […]

'Ahopanilolo Tech Institute and MIT sign partnership

'Ahopanilolo Tech Institute and MIT sign partnership

Press Release: MoC signing secures MIT’s partnership with ATI and the Tongan Community Manukau Institute of Technology (MIT) has signed a Memorandum of Co-operation (MoC) with ‘Ahopanilolo Technical Institute, Tonga (ATI) to encourage pathways for Tongan students to continue their studies at MIT’s Faculty of Consumer Services. This will be the first time MIT has […]