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Tonga: Contacts and Holidays


Pacific Subregional Office (SPSO) - Asian Development Bank (ADB) 91 Gordon Street Suva, Fiji  Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday to Friday   Tel +679 3318101   Fax +679 3318074   E-mail

About Us

The Pacific Subregional Office (SPSO) is located in Suva, Fiji and performs a full range of resident mission functions:

  • government, civil society, and private sector relations
  • policy dialogue
  • country reporting
  • aid coordination
  • external relations and information dissemination

As ADB's regional representative in the Pacific, SPSO undertakes strategic planning, country programming, and economic sector work, overall portfolio management and project administration of selected projects, support for the development of knowledge products, and capacity building and regional cooperation activities. The office has close access and relations with the Pacific developing member countries it serves:

  • Cook Islands
  • Fiji
  • Kiribati
  • Samoa
  • Tonga
  • Tuvalu

An ADB Development Coordination Office in the Cook Islands supports the government in implementing its National Strategic Development Plan.


Masayuki TACHIIRI (Mr)Regional Director  E-mail
Erik AELBERS (Mr)Head, Economics and Programming  E-mail
David FAY (Mr)Head, Project Administration Unit  E-mail
Tatafu MOEAKI (Mr)Senior Country Coordination Officer  E-mail

ADB Extended Mission - Tonga

Tatafu MOEAKI (Mr)Senior Country Coordination Officerc/o Ministry of Finance and National Planning First Floor, Royco BuildingP.O. Box 87, Nuku'alofa, Tonga   Tel +676 28290   Fax +676 28735  E-mail

Holidays 2019

The ADB Extended Mission in Tonga is closed on these dates:

New Year's Day January 1 (Tuesday)
Good Friday April 19 (Friday)
Easter Monday April 22 (Monday)
Anzac Day April 25 (Thursday)
Emancipation Day June 4 (Tuesday)
Official Birthday of King Tupou VI's July 4 (Thursday)
Birthday of HRH Crown Prince Tupoto'a September 17 (Tuesday)
Constitution Day November 4 (Monday)
Tupou Day December 4 (Wednesday)
Christmas Day December 25 (Wednesday)

Last updated: as of 7 January 2019