Author: Takelesi

TERRY COE: ‘HARRIS-DAW MUST GO’

‘HARRIS DAW MUST GO’ – TERRY COE A long serving member of the Niue Assembly and former cabinet minister Terry Coe is calling for the removal of Toni Harris-Daw from national radio. Harris-Daw hosts...

Remedial Work for Wharf

Each day as those using the wharf go about their usual business, whether it be launching a boat, tender, canoe or just casting your favourite lure, a small group of workers are quietly going...

Telecom 4G making good progress

Low Key Intro for 4G Telecom Niue is quietly going about its task of introducing the 4G network and making the necessary changes to their customers’ smartphones. There are a few technical issues to...

Birgus Latro on show

Birgus Latro on display Ohakune has a carrot, Rakaia has a salmon and Gore has a brown trout; all these towns [admittedly all on the mainland] pale into insignificance with Niue’s birgus latro –...

No Details on SOE Operations

No Details on SOE Operations In a previous sitting of the Assembly, the Minister of Finance tabled the Budget of Expenditure and Revenue for the various businesses of government or State Owned Enterprises. At...

Tobacco Legislation After 12 Years

Latest From The Niue Assembly – Tobacco Legislation Tobacco legislation – After 12 years in the making, the legislation to control the use of tobacco and tobacco products has finally made it to the...

FUNNY OR FAIR BUSINESS?

The current rumpus regarding an application for a business licence has raised the issue of the right of non-Niueans to operate on the island in competition with Niuean-owned businesses. The process of starting up...

Budget 2018/19

A balanced budget of $26m It might be the most important event on the island’s political calendar for the whole year but, unfortunately it fizzled into nothing more than Niue’s elected representatives just talking...

Kiwibank 5th Anniversary In Niue

The island celebrated two important milestones last weekend – one to mark 5-years of a successful operation of a home-grown banking system and the opening of a new supermarket. Kiwi Bank 5th Anniversary It...