Hot on the Rock
As their second week of business comes to a close for the newly opened Vili’s Golden Wok in Avarua, one thing is for sure: Sione Vili is a man on a food mission.
She’s been hand-painting sarongs and other clothing for decades, but it’s only recently that Titikaveka justice of the peace Gina Keenan has finally decided to make a real business out of what she has described up until now as “a little bit of a hobby on the side”.
Extensive work by the McConnell Dowell construction team is progressing well at the Turangi, Avana and Papua water intake sites as part of improving Rarotonga’s water network.
While the Cook Islands was representing in medals at the recent Commonwealth Games in one part of Queensland, two Cook Islands women were representing women’s rights in another part of Queensland.
Rutaki-born church pastor Paul Kauri has become one of the leading providers of safety wear and equipment in the Cook Islands through his Safeworx company.