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Cook Islands PM looks forward to working with new NZ foreign minister
By Online Editor
11:09 pm GMT+12, 25/04/2017, New Zealand
“I was very impressed with McCully's own personal involvement in the project because he made sure that through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs that they were very much involved in ensuring that the project was delivered in a timely manner, but also that there was strict accountability to…
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19/04/2017 - Writs of Election issued in PNG
19/04/2017 - Blue boats crew fined $800 each in Solomon Islands
19/04/2017 - Fiji Armed forces happy with NZ Naval ship to counter illegal fishing
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19/04/2017 - British Parliament backs May's June 8 snap election.
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19/04/2017 - One Fiji Party de-registered
19/04/2017 - SPTO Board member secures top UN Position
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18/04/2017 - Pacific vulnerable to emerging diseases
18/04/2017 - Former Nauru MPs seek to subpoena Adeang
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