Rashneel Kumar

Rashneel Kumar

A controversial tax amnesty has succeeded in recovering $19.4 million in unpaid tax, to the delight of the finance ministry.

A former parliamentarian has called the 45 per cent pay rise for MPs “obscene and outrageous”.

Team Cook Islands has started their Pacific Games 2019 campaign, visiting primary schools in Rarotonga in a bid to promote their participation.

Corrective Services minister George ‘Maggie’ Angene is recovering well after three days in an Auckland hospital this week.

The new water supply manager To Tatou Vai will be empowered to compulsorily purchase land, joining existing infrastructure authorities like the roading, phone and power bodies.

‘Keep customers happy’

Thursday June 20, 2019

The Vaka Cruise, an Aitutaki lagoon tour company, is hoping its big win at the A1 Meitaki Awards last week will help them cement a number one spot in the business.

War of words over minister

Thursday June 20, 2019

The government and opposition are engaging in a war of words over the appointment of Toka Hagai as a seventh minister.

A 45 per cent pay rise for MPs, calculated as an average 2.9% a year since their last salary increase in 2006. 

Government infrastructure project managers will be allowed to walk onto private land without prior notice.

Renowned lagoon tour company The Vaka Cruise was the big winner at the A1 Meitaki Awards on the island of Aitutaki on Friday last week.

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