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