Letters to the Editor
Letters are one of the most important parts of the paper because this is where the community has a chance to have its say. All letters to the editor received will generally be published, provided they are not defamatory or are covering exactly the same ground by the same writer.
Non du plumes are acceptable, but the name, address and contact details must be provided to the editor.
Last week the Secretary of Finance Richards Neves, wrote a letter to the Editor to explain how the CIP government will reimburse the NZ pensioners of the back tax.
I read Government is predicting a small surplus in the 2014/15 budget but wonder if all this prediction is a result of poor budgeting or false reporting.
Before settling in the Cook Islands I used to think that papa’a was a term of endearment used when referring to the non-indigenous population of the Cook Islands.
I would like to take this opportunity to thank the kind and helpful people that have assisted me with the discovery of "our friend" Marama.