The government has forgiven $126,000 that the Cook Islands Sports and National Olympic Committee (CISNOC) borrowed in 2011 to finance sending the national team to the Pacific Games in Noumea, New Caledonia.
The Cook Islands has become the fourth country in the Pacific region to obtain a Country Preparedness Package (CPP) outline.
Cook Islands police were called to attend to a report of domestic violence involving a tourist couple at a Rarotonga hotel on Friday.
Telecommunications minister Mark Brown has hit back at claims by the Opposition that the planned Manatua submarine cable won’t necessarily result in lower prices for consumers and businesses.
Taio Shipping owner Tapi Taio says the company’s new vessel “Grinna” is all set to sail from the port of Denmark and the only thing holding it up is the insurance.