Richard Moore

Richard Moore

Independent candidate John Henry believes there will be a voter backlash against the Cook Islands Party in next week’s RAPPA by-election. 

Commissioner Maara Tetava last week told the Parliament Public Accounts Committee that low police salaries could be among the reasons for the high number of officers leaving the service.

Culture pleads for more funds

Wednesday May 10, 2017

Culture secretary Anthony Turua has called for his cash-strapped ministry to be given more funds.

The future of the Cook Islands and its people is in the ocean that surrounds us, prime minister Henry Puna believes.

Richard Moore recently sat down for a chat with prime minister Henry Puna. The interview covered wide-ranging topics, and this is how it went…

Travel part of the job, says PM

Thursday May 04, 2017

The Cook Islands needs to be conscious of our isolation and distance from everybody and realise we can’t do business with our friends by email or by Skype, says prime minister Henry Puna.

Internal affairs minister and RAPPA MP Albert Nicholas is in danger of ending up in the political wilderness, says Democratic Party leader Tina Browne.

Time to embrace NZ: Browne

Friday April 28, 2017

The Cook Islands have moved too far away from New Zealand and “we need to find our way back”, says Democrat leader Tina Browne.

PM focused on lagoon issue

Thursday April 27, 2017

Property owners in Muri who have not upgraded or cleaned out their septic tanks be warned – the prime minister’s eyes are on you.

There was a huge celebration of food, drink and hospitality skills recently on Rarotonga.

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