Cook Islands is unlikely to be hit by a cyclone in the 2020/21 Tropical Cyclone Season which starts next month.
A former director of the Cook Islands Audit Office says preventing audit officials from having access to official tax records to verify Government finances is “totally unsatisfactory”.
Artisanal fishers are being called upon to increase their awareness of the impact of fishing activities and play a greater role in managing coastal areas.
The case of senior government adviser Terry Rangi is being reviewed by Crown Law.
Health ministry has used the $500,000 Covid-19 budget to purchase oxygen plant, medical equipment and a pharmacy truck.