An alleged shooting incident on the island of Mangaia on Sunday has caused the death of a woman, believed to be in her 30s.
The Cook Islands Tourism Corporation has thrown its support behind an initiative between World Health Organisation (WHO) and the South Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) to promote healthy tourism in the region.
Continuous rain on Saturday forced the deferment of the opening clash in the 21 South Group Vaka of Origin III.
All Cabinet ministers are expected to be in the country this week.
FINANCE minister Mark Brown says the government is committed to continuing to support economic growth and ensuring long-term, sustainable economic and social development for the people of the Cook Islands.
THE justice ministry says the hike in fees for land matters which was questioned by some Cook Islanders on social media site was approved back on August 29, 2016.