Engineers have inspected the Cooks’ most remote runways as the local airline talks with government about upgrading the Northern Group’s coral runways.
The lawyer for a Rarotonga company named in a $1 million assets freezing order has spoken out to defend the company’s integrity.
The Government is in talk with insurance companies and is open to ideas for a “tailored” solution for the high-risk Cook Islands market.
A government scheme would allow insurers to work together in a natural disaster to help Cooks rebuild. Losirene Lacanivalu and Jonathan Milne report.
Government decided the pearl industry was failing on the basis of a flawed official report, a well-known pearl farmer says.