The new New Zealand High Commissioner to the Cook Islands, Peter Marshall, says he and his wife Pamela are “Absolutely looking forward” to their two year posting here.
THE MINISTRY of Culture and Development will appoint board members for the Te Kopapa Reo, or Te Reo Māori Commission at the National Auditorium on Wednesday this week.
DESPITE “interruptions”, the Merchant of Paradise (MOP) Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP) for the Cook Islands is progressing as planned, with critical path timelines being met, says developer Tim Tepaki.
Infrastructure Cook Islands wants input from the public on a draft roads and roads drainage policy that will one day hopefully result in better roads on Rarotonga and outer islands.
For THOUSANDS of years vakas have chased stars across the vast oceans of the Pacific. Our ancestors used ancient way-finding, non-instrument navigation, to “pull islands out of the sea.”
PASSENGER liners continue to play their role in the tourism industry with 7930 travellers arriving on Rarotonga and Aitutaki through cruise ships that called into the Cook Islands last year.