Bid to interest young in agriculture

Bid to interest young in agriculture

Getting young people interested in a career in agriculture is the aim of a new initiative which arrived in Rarotonga this week

OCI put up own Vaipae candidate

One Cook Islands have announced they will put forward their own candidate in the Vaipae-Tautu by-election, raising questions about the strength of the Opposition coalition. 

PM talks anniversary with McCully

The Cook Islands 50th anniversary of self-governance was on the agenda when the Prime Minister met with New Zealand’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Murray McCully, in Auckland on Thursday (our time).

Interest expenditure low

The Cook Islands Government’s low debt level means the country’s general interest expenditure compared to revenues is low, at an estimated 1.6 per cent on average between the fiscal years 2015 and 2017.

Distressed cow sparks reform calls

Complaints about a neglected, bellowing cow tethered in Arorangi has sparked calls to reform animal welfare law to make penalties tougher for animal abuse and neglect in the Cook Islands. 

National

Ministers face a busy month

Ministers face a busy month

Ministers face a busy month

Ministers face a busy month

Ministers face a busy month

Ministers face a busy month

Ministers face a busy month

Ministers face a busy month

Ministers face a busy month

Ministers face a busy month

Ministers face a busy month

Ministers face a busy month

Sport

Bulldogs outmuscle Eels in display of power

Bulldogs outmuscle Eels in display of power

Bulldogs outmuscle Eels in display of power

Bulldogs outmuscle Eels in display of power

Bulldogs outmuscle Eels in display of power

Bulldogs outmuscle Eels in display of power

Bulldogs outmuscle Eels in display of power

Bulldogs outmuscle Eels in display of power

Opinion

Local zone to protect fishing

Local zone to protect fishing

Local zone to protect fishing

Features

A touch of magic

A touch of magic

A touch of magic