Media Releases

IUSN to front at Noumea meetings

The chairman of The IUSN Foundation, Hon Frank Lui and president, Per Darnell, are attending a series of internet governance meetings in Noumea this week. The Foundation is the trustee of the .nu domain and funds the Internet Niue WiFi network. The meetings kick-off on Friday 8 April with a workshop organised by the Asia … Read more …

Internet Niue promises a big New Year

Internet Niue says internet users will have plenty to celebrate in the New Year, with further improvements to their free broadband WiFi service. In the last month, Vaiea has “gone-live”, leaving only Hikutavake, Makefu, Namukulu and Toi to be connected to the service. All other villages, including more than 95 per cent of the population, … Read more …

Sponsors help athletes put Niue on the map

Niue’s athletes, who do so much to put Niue on the world map, rely heavily on sponsorship in order to compete. Rupina Morrissey, manager of the Niue Athletics Association team at the Oceania Athletics Meet in Cairns in September, says the team would not have been able to attend without the funding support of Internet … Read more …

WiFi nation expands coverage

The day when all villages on Niue have WiFi internet coverage is drawing closer. Four weeks ago a WiFi connection was established in Tamakautoga village and this is now being tested by local residents. This follows the connection of Mutulau, the northernmost village, in May. Most Niueans have had access to WiFi since the capital … Read more …

Four-fold increase in Niue’s internet capacity

The people of Niue are about to get a four-fold increase in internet bandwidth, plus extra capacity from a back-up satellite to protect the island’s internet connections if services from the existing satellite fail or are disrupted. This service comes at no cost to the people or the Government of Niue who are provided with … Read more …