Cable Compendium: a guide to the week's
TeleGeographyCable Compendium: a guide to the week's submarine and terrestrial developmentsTeleGeographyNew Zealand's Prime Minister Bill English has revealed plans to provide USD15 million investment for the planned Manatua submarine cable linking the Pacific Islands of Niue, Samoa, the Cook Islands and French Polynesia, Radio New Zealand writes ...
Posted on 23 June 2017 | 2:53 am
NZ and Cook Islands reaffirm unique
NZ and Cook Islands reaffirm unique relationshipRadio New ZealandNew Zealand and the Cook Islands have reaffirmed their commitment to continue developing their unique relationship. Cook Islands was the first stop on New Zealand prime minister Bill English's tri-country Pacific tour, which will see him also visit ...
Posted on 14 June 2017 | 7:50 pm
NZ to aid communication and sewerage in the
NZ to aid communication and sewerage in the CooksRadio New ZealandKH: Well this cable is coming between Samoa, French Polynesia and into Rarotonga and Aitutaki and it is supposed to bring faster low cost internet that they say is essential to the economic and social development of the Cook Islands, so right now, just ...
Posted on 13 June 2017 | 8:55 pm
Bill English gets friendly welcome after
Radio New ZealandBill English gets friendly welcome after arriving in Cook IslandsTVNZNew Zealand has committed $15 million to help connect the Pacific nation to the Manatua submarine cable, linking Rarotonga and Aitutaki with faster, cheaper internet. He made the announcement after a cabinet meeting with Cook Islands Prime Minister ...NZ supports sustainable Cook Islands infrastructureScoop.co.nz (press release)all 5 news articles »
Posted on 13 June 2017 | 5:54 pm
NZ boosts infrastructure funding for Cook
Radio New ZealandNZ boosts infrastructure funding for Cook IslandsRadio New ZealandSpeaking in Rarotonga at a press conference with Cook Island prime minister, Henry Puna, Mr English said once completed, the cable would offer a faster and cheaper link between Rarotonga and Aitutaki, which are the country's two main tourist destinations.Trump has isolated US in the Pacific thanks to climate policy: Cook Islands PMNew Zealand Heraldall 2 news articles »
Posted on 13 June 2017 | 5:23 pm
Aitutaki, Cook Islands: Kicking back at the
Posted on 11 January 2015 | 5:12 pm
Paradise found: Aitutaki Cook Islands
The Cook Islands are a magical place: they are an untouched paradise and so idyllic. Everywhere you look could come straight from a postcard: sprawling mountains, luscious tropical palms and the most insanely turquoise water I have ever seen. It really is ...
Posted on 27 October 2014 | 1:05 pm
Apprentice navigator Cesi Haʻo recounts her
In early August, during the last eight hours of the nine-day voyage of the Hōkūleʻa voyaging canoe traveling from Aitutaki, Cook Islands, to the islands of Sāmoa, adverse weather conditions obliterated any environmental clues to apprentice navigator ...
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 3:33 pm
Crystal steps into 2017
In 2016 the cruise line will offer 60 cruises with almost half at 10 nights or less and 27 maiden calls including Aitutaki, Cook Islands; Bandol, France; Kavala, Greece; Port Canaveral, Florida and Isle of Skye, UK. New overnight ports include Antwerp ...
Posted on 3 October 2014 | 10:54 pm
Tall Ship Picton Castle Responds to Mayday
AITUTAKI, COOK ISLANDS – It isn’t every day that a cruising yacht with engine trouble and damaged rigging is assisted by a 170-foot square rigger that looks like something from another era, but that’s just what happened when the 42’ sailing yacht ...
Posted on 6 August 2013 | 11:10 am