‘Pleased to meet you, Prime Minister…’

‘Pleased to meet you, Prime Minister…’

Newly-appointed New Zealand High Commissioner to the Cook Islands Nick Hurley (left) officially met Prime Minister Henry Puna yesterday in a meeting described as ‘warm and friendly’.

Flooding old story for some

While some residents were experiencing a shortage of water, others were experiencing too much as their properties were flooded by the torrential downpour over the weekend.

Anti-fishing protest spreads net

Cook Islands protests against purse seine fishing in local waters have been gathering attention in New Zealand.

NZ ‘super’ change finally comes a step closer

A bill aimed at extending access to New Zealand Superannuation and the Veteran’s Pension to people living in the Cook Islands, Niue and Tokelau has passed its second reading.

Appointment will benefit small islands

Cook Islands Chamber of Commerce treasurer Teresa Manarangi-Trott has been appointed to a new specialist sub-committee for regionalism (SSCR), designed to support the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat in implementing the new Framework for Pacific Regionalism.

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Golden oldies ‘spirit’ alive at the Swamp

Golden oldies ‘spirit’ alive at the Swamp

Golden oldies ‘spirit’ alive at the Swamp

Golden oldies ‘spirit’ alive at the Swamp

Golden oldies ‘spirit’ alive at the Swamp

Golden oldies ‘spirit’ alive at the Swamp

Golden oldies ‘spirit’ alive at the Swamp

Golden oldies ‘spirit’ alive at the Swamp

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