Police mad over seized sound gear

Police mad over seized sound gear

Experienced Cook Islands police officers are seething over an incident in which a seized sound system ended up being used by staff while they worked in national headquarters.

Crucial subsidy lies idle

A $500,000 budget allocation to subsidise domestic shipping during the 2016 financial year is unlikely to be used any time soon, because nothing has been done to determine how the scheme will work.

Weather postpones Vaka Pride judging

The judging for the Vaka Pride round two has been postponed to next week due to the recent bad weather on Rarotonga.

Young police recruits show they’re fit, fast

HERE’S a heads-up for criminals on Rarotonga – watch out for the latest police recruits … they’re fast.

Boom in Chinese visitors predicted

An increase in the number of Chinese tourists visiting the Cook Islands could result in a booming new market for the nation in the near future.