The Cook Islands and other Pacific Island countries participating in the Manatua submarine telecommunications cable project are close to finalising the international tender to carry out this multi-million dollar development.
Stricken cargo ship Moana Nui, which has been stranded on the reef off Nassau for almost a year, has reportedly shifted its position and there are fears it could soon block the island’s harbour.
From the moment Ada Rongomatane suffered a massive stroke and heart attack on January 4 and fell into a coma, people from everywhere throughout the Cook Islands, Australia, New Zealand and Tahiti rushed to do everything they could to help her.
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Work to seal the main road between Avana and Titikaveka is continuing this week, but Infrastructure Cook Islands (ICI) has warned that it could, literally, take weeks for the dust to settle in Muri.