While we will hold events just like the Cook Islands Games with none restrictions, and we are going to rejoice Christmas and New Years so freely, others all over the world are not so fortunate. And when you take pleasure in, remember people who work on Christmas day, our medical doctors, our nurses, our Police, our wardens, and people who volunteer to keep us secure while we get pleasure from. The electricity discount being obtained by households and companies will similarly be extended till March 2021. In response to concerns from businesses operators regarding difficulties in using and/or transferring international staff, the Government will quickly placed on hold the requirement to pay the switch bond. This will apply solely to those businesses who have a historical past of meeting immigration and employment requirements. The Government will proceed the popular Fees Free initiative for these college students that are in the process of completing a certificates or diploma.

In 1910, the Second International Conference of Working Women endorsed an International Women’s Day. “An try and persue this case in 2019 by a personal citizen was withdrawn last 12 months, after recommendation from a New Zealand lawyer that it was unlikely to succeed. On each occasions the Police and Crown Law Office discovered no merit within the complaints, so I all the time felt that this is able to be the probably end result. I can now get back to my duties running the country and hope that this decision puts an end to this smear campaign”. If somebody exams constructive for COVID-19, they can ship an anonymous notification containing all the random IDs their telephone has despatched out over the past 14 days.

“I welcome the assist coming from the government and thank everyone who's working to assist in our time of need. There is no place I would rather be in these challenging instances, than amongst my folks in Tongareva. The spirit of the people right here runs excessive and in occasions like this we come together as a group to assist one another, look out for one another and share what little we've with each other”, he said this afternoon. The barge departed Palmerston on Friday afternoon, the Prime Minister and delegation are anticipated to spend all of Saturday at sea and should arrive in Suwarrow someday on Sunday morning. Later the Prime Minister and Albert Nicholas officially opened Palmerston’s new Emergency Management Centre/Cyclone Shelter, with the PM planting a two-shoot coconut to commemorate the day and the joint funding of the Centre by the Japanese and Cook Islands governments. The formalities had been followed by an ariki’anga kaikai and the gifting of food contributions to the Palmerston neighborhood.

Voices of our communities across Pa Enua were also recorded throughout visits Atiu, Mangaia, Mauke, Mitiaro, Pukapuka and Tongareva as a half of national consultations. “All that was raised in our meeting are challenges and issues that we all need addressed. We talked in regards to the problems of fine work, funds, our folks overseas and even our household challenges right here. We all want solutions to these issues, and I think we are going to find them together,” said Mr Teiti Teiti. This has resulted in a national 100-year vision, a 25-year framework which spans four generations, as nicely as the five- 12 months strategies upon which monitoring, and evaluation will be facilitated to make sure the Cook Islands stays on observe towards wellbeing.

The medical world gained much from Dr. Joe as contemporary doorways opened to his pioneering spirit after returning to New Zealand. His subsequent analysis work was ground-breaking, typically controversial, however all the time to advance the science behind the treatment for situations that afflict a lot of our Pacific folks, such as diabetes and eczema. In those months in course of the tip of 1999, Dr Joe also contributed positively on the Pacific stage, attending the Forum Leaders’ Meeting in Palau and in the course of, helped strengthen the community of key relationships within the Region.

While my Government is grateful for the assist of Leaders for Mr Puna as Secretary General, we are saddened by the next choice by Leaders of Micronesia taken in the course of the subsequent Micronesian Presidents’ Summit to withdraw from the Forum. The Prime Minister will be introducing Carl Hunter to the Heads of Ministries for the primary time as Public Service Commissioner tomorrow, Monday 15th February, the day Mr Hunter will start his three year appointment. On behalf of all the Members of Parliament and the individuals of the Cook Islands I thank Mrs Rattle for her service to her nation. At the 2019 Commonwealth Parliamentarian Association Conference in Kampala, Mrs Rattle was elected Chairman of the Network by the Small Branches. She has fulfilled this function and lots of other similar ones with countless virtual meetings for the explanation that pandemic was declared almost a yr in the past.

The Wage Subsidy will proceed to be out there for eligible companies till 30 June 2021. This will give companies and their workers much wanted wage assist even after visitors begin arriving on our shores. Mark Brown – has announced that the economic package deal to help companies and sole traders to proceed operating, will be prolonged for a further three months. On Rarotonga, Prince Philip was met by massive, adoring crowds with a quantity of engagements carried out by way of the day.

“Research is a crucial part of creating our Cook Islands legacy, for example consultations might have points raised based mostly upon what people know – but analysis may show that these aren’t really issues,” said Ms Wichman. This will see TVKP scan and evaluate content from the consultations, literature, media, research and other publications. The analysis methodology through the Ka’a represents a united, collective strategy and Papa’anga will apply this across the vary of generations to type our legacy. The Our Cook Islands Legacy NSDA2020+ Forum is solely one of a number of more consultations to continue over early next 12 months throughout Rarotonga and some of the Pa Enua. Outcomes of consultations held to date have been shared with Te Vairanga Kite Pakari, the Cook Islands Research Association, to help develop the foundation of the NSDA2020+. The Cook Islands NSDA2020+ would be the guiding blueprint for the Cook Islands as it really works towards achieving the vision of wellbeing.

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By all accounts it was an exhilarating, demanding and nonstop event with a wonderful interaction between the Royal’s and locals. Our Police service rose to the event in trying to be respectful and well mannered to the public while at the identical time protecting the Royals. The Prince’s visit to the southern group island of Palmerston left an indelible mark, affirming the sturdy links of all Palmerston islanders to the Crown by way of the British heritage of their forefather the late William Masters. That quick go to, was a momentous occasion, and even right now more than 50 years later, the 28 February, the anniversary of the Prince’s visit is properly known by the island coming collectively to dine as one massive household. He disliked fuss and that , according to media reports I even have seen will doubtless be mirrored in the simplicity of his funeral service that can take place early tomorrow morning our time.