Author: Takelesi

A Matter of Numbers

Niue Statistics has released the Niue Consumer Price Index for quarter ending September 2017. There has been a 1.76% movement in the index since June; in simple terms consumers has paid 1.76% higher for...

Niue Chamber Ends Year on High Note

Niue Chamber Ends Year on High The Niue Chamber of Commerce has ended a successful year of activities with former All Black’s coach Sir Graham Henry speaking at a special function at the Scenic...

Fishing Folks Celebrate

Fishing Folks Celebrate The Niue Island Fishermen’s Association has ended the year with a get-together at Clayton’s Bar on Thursday last week. The major attraction for the evening was distribution of prizes for the...

Cruise Ship “Maasdam Sky” In Port

Cruise Ship Maasdam Sky In Port The cruise ship Maasdam Sky – capable of carrying up to 1,200 passengers – paid a one-day call on Friday. There was some delay due to a slight...

NEW FACILITIES FOR 2018

As the year 2017 draws ever closer to its inevitable end, the island is looking forward to the opening of two new facilities in the new year 2018.These are the new museum and cultural...

So What Was It All About?

The Aftermath Of a Non-Event In the wake of the recent debate in the Niue Assembly on a motion of no confidence in the government of the day, Tala Niue has received a number...

No Confidence Motion In Govt Defeated

Motion is Defeated The Government has survived a motion of no confidence just seven months into its current term. Opposition parliamentarians mounted a spirited debate but if they were hoping to topple the government...

Queen’s Baton Goes To Sea

Canoe Ride for Baton  Despite perfect conditions at the Avatele landing today, there were still a few nervous officials from Australia accompanying the Queen’s Baton when their charge took to the high seas on...