First designer event Te Ata o Avaiki

First designer event Te Ata o Avaiki

Empowering and inspiring emerging Cook Islands designers through culture and environment to promote creativity in fashion, is the theme behind a new event initiated by the Ministry of Cultural Development (MOCD).

Majority against MPs pay rise

More than three quarters of Cook Islands’ voting population will not vote for Members of Parliament (MPs) who award themselves a 45 per cent pay rise, according to an independent political poll conducted by Cook Islands News this week.

‘MPs don’t deserve a pay rise’

A majority of the respondents to the 2019 Cook Islands News national political poll are against Members of Parliament (MPs) awarding themselves a pay rise, saying they “don’t deserve it”.

Peters leads NZ envoy

The New Zealand ministerial delegation led by its deputy prime minister Winston Peters arrived into the country yesterday.

Auckland Consulate role under review

Cabinet earlier this month tasked a multi-agency working group chaired by the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) to review the mandate and operations of the Cook Islands Consulate in Auckland. 

National

Tanga joins sailing school vessel

Tanga joins sailing school vessel

Tanga joins sailing school vessel

Tanga joins sailing school vessel

Tanga joins sailing school vessel

Tanga joins sailing school vessel

Tanga joins sailing school vessel

Tanga joins sailing school vessel

Tanga joins sailing school vessel

Tanga joins sailing school vessel

Tanga joins sailing school vessel

Tanga joins sailing school vessel

Sport

Tussle for the final spot

Tussle for the final spot

Tussle for the final spot

Tussle for the final spot

Tussle for the final spot

Tussle for the final spot

Tussle for the final spot

Tussle for the final spot

Tussle for the final spot

Opinion

What if Jesus had Instagram?

What if Jesus had Instagram?

What if Jesus had Instagram?

What if Jesus had Instagram?

Features

Excited to be bringing family to Rarotonga

Excited to be bringing family to Rarotonga

Excited to be bringing family to Rarotonga