Rashneel Kumar

Rashneel Kumar

New CISNOC secretary general

Wednesday May 23, 2018

Owen Lewis has been appointed the new secretary general of the Cook Islands Sports and National Olympic Committee (CISNOC).

A range of issues were discussed at the 28th Meeting of the Council of Pacific Arts and Culture and the Pacific Ministers for Culture held last week in Fiji.

The Cook Islands Tourism Corporation has said it intends on reaching out and supporting direct digital channels for the benefit of the private sector.

The annual Kumete Sports Day will be held on June 4, Athletics Cook Islands president Ina Marsters has confirmed.

Former Tauae Bulls player Jordan Taufua is one of three new players named in the 33-man All Blacks squad for the three-test series to be played against France in New Zealand next month.

Increasing the knowledge and skills of local business owners will be the key focus at Thursday’s workshop on business capability building.

Government has dismissed the Opposition’s comments on the Cook Islands reliance on aid and loan from foreign agencies including China, as simply electioneering.

It may be an overused cliché but in Ngatangiia/Matavera Sea Eagles’ case, this rings true: They came they saw, and they conquered.

Puna back home from PALM

Monday May 21, 2018

 Prime minister Henry Puna was expected to arrive back in the country yesterday from the Pacific Islands Leaders Meeting in Fukushima, Japan.

The Cook Islands government’s “chronic over-reliance” on aid from foreign agencies including China is unhealthy, says Opposition deputy leader James Beer.

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