TP$6 million“golden opportunity” deal with Hawaiki telecom baffles Tongan authorities

'Oku 'i taupotu 'i lalo ha fakamatala faka-Tonga 'o e ongoongo' ni

A TP$6 million contract payment agreement between Tonga and a New Zealand company to give the kingdom a “golden opportunity” to connect to a back up fibre internet cable has baffled government authorities. The government believed the deal would not return any benefit to the country. Tonga Cable Ltd paid US$2.4 million (TP$3 million) in…

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