Muri algal bloom bad for business

Muri algal bloom bad for business

The Muri lagoon algae problem is affecting commercial businesses along the foreshore with hoteliers losing bookings from its spreading dark presence on the inshore sea bed.

Aitutaki views draft whale policy

A public consultation on the draft Whale Sanctuary Policy was held in Aitutaki last Monday. 

FP Insurance positive about Cook Islands

Cook Islands consumers have a choice when it comes to insurance now that Federal Pacific Insurance (FPI) have started signing up local clients.

Why not remove algae by hand?

Dear Editor,

This letter is in relation to the algal bloom in Muri lagoon. Actually words fail me as to where to begin to address the issues that arise out of the facts of the situation. Do we start with the algae problem, the cause, or the remedy?

Scrappy start for champions Eels

Scrappy and lucky. Defending champions Avatiu Nikao Eels escaped with a slender win at home in round one of the 2016 Cook Islands Rugby League domestic season over the weekend.