More Awareness by CERT Tonga

CERT Tonga continues its awareness program with the Ministry of Internal Affair at their conference room on Thursday, 5 November 2020. The program was a joint session with one of Tonga’s Get Safe Online ambassadors and staff of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Viliami Fusimalohi. We appreciate the time and opportunity afforded to us by the Ministry of Internal Affair …

Virtual Network Security Workshop for local IT technical engineers

A virtual weeklong workshop conducted by the Asia Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC) for local IT technical engineers is currently underway. The workshop aims to examine the elements involved in establishing and maintaining security for a network, and building an understanding and familiarity with the operations. Device and network infrastructure will also be examined in the training with a focus …

The ICT twist with COVID-19

The Kingdom of Tonga, along with neighbouring Pacific Island countries, are dealing with the impacts caused by the COVID-19 global pandemic. Every sector has been affected including IT. The Government of Tonga is struggling to protect the health and well-being of citizens while providing a stable and safe environment for its citizens as the pandemic worsens overseas. Though Tonga is …

Tonga Communications Corporation (TCC) Providing Broadband Connectivity for the Government of Tonga COVID-19 Repatriation Program

Tonga Communications Corporation (TCC) proudly announce complimentary broadband connectivity in support of Tonga National Emergency Management Committee (NEMC) Task Force and Emergency Telecommunication Cluster (ETC) COVID-19 program for returning repatriates, front liner and supporting staffs. Mr. Timote Katoanga, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Tonga Communications Corporation (TCC) presented the U-Call SIM cards with a special ‘Malo E Lelei Package’ at …

Digicel completes TOP $1.8m LTE upgrade for all sites in Tonga

Digicel, Tonga’s leading telecommunication and entertainment provider today announced the completion of a major TOP $1.8 million network upgrade. Now all sites are upgraded to LTE network and Digicel Tonga is the first operator to achieve this on the island.Digicel Tonga CEO, Anthony Seuseu said; “We simply want to give every Tongan the best mobile data experience and become their …