McCully to visit Cook Islands
Hon Murray McCully
Minister of Foreign Affairs
McCully to visit Cook
Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully will
travel to the Cook Islands today for the third New
Zealand-Cook Islands Joint Ministerial Forum.
annual ministerial talks reflect the value we place on our
unique constitutional relationship of shared citizenry and
currency,” Mr McCully says.
“The discussions will
cover a range of topics including economic reform, regional
and international issues and New Zealand’s substantial
While in Rarotonga, Mr McCully
will attend the ground-breaking of the Te Mato Vai project
– a $65 million partnership between New Zealand, China and
the Cook Islands to replace the island’s aging water
“Our commitment to the innovative Te Mato Vai
project will promote further development in the Cook Islands
while safe-guarding tourism gains.”
Mr McCully will also
visit the islands of Aitutaki, Mitiaro and
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