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"In our seven years we've conducted Medivacs in Papua New Guinea this was the very first shark attack I know of for the last seven years.
education Program advisor for Morobe, Keith Jiram, said the National government should establish more tertiary institutions in Papua New Guinea to cater for the increasing Grade 12 students. The country is producing more Grade 12 students, compared to ...

While employment has shrunk since the PNG LNG project finished in 2014, a government push to revamp ports and roads, plus a clutch of residential and commercial developments, should sustain the industry while a planned second gas project moves ...
Huawei Marine has secured a contract to build a national subsea cable backbone network for the Papua New Guinea government.
It is also alleged that when Tikoca was Fiji's High Commissioner to Papua New Guinea, the government paid for his son's school fees - which he has not paid back.
New Delhi: Huawei Marine has announced that it will help Papua New Guinea (PNG) to build a national broadband transmission network to meet the ...

A detainee on Manus Island says there'll be more violence between refugees and local people if the government pushes ahead with plans to re-settle asylum seekers in Papua New Guinea. In the latest altercation on Saturday, a Somali refugee sustained a ...
Lord Sevele said officials had agreed a plan to begin the rebuilding of Teufaiva Stadium in March this year but nothing has happened since.
government supported projects can be cheaper, even in Port Moresby. A new project launched last month near Eight-Mile, just outside Port Moresby, by the National Housing corporation, aims to deliver 5,000 houses by 2017 in the first phase of the ...
A lawyer representing detainees on Manus Island says he may file contempt of court proceedings against the Papua New Guinea government over its plan to close one facility on the island and keep another open. The lawyer, Ben Lomai, says the plan ...
Major supporters of YWAM Medical ships work in Papua New Guinea include the PNG National government, Puma Energy, Australian Aid, Steamships Trading Company, PNG Ports corporation and Morobe, Milne Bay, Oro, Central and Western Provincial ...
Papua New Guinea was ranked as the 139th most corrupt country out of 168 countries in 2015. To address the issue of corruption, it turned to low-tech means - gathering whistleblowing reports through text messaging.
A lawyer representing detainees on Manus Island says he may file contempt of court proceedings against the Papua New Guinea government after it announced a plan last week to close one facility on the island and keep another open. Protestors call for an ...
The head of the United Nations System in Papua New Guinea says they are delighted with an international award given to the "Phones Against corruption" initiative.
UNICEF is assisting the government in drafting the minimum operating standards for running early learning centres in Papua New Guinea and supporting the government in drafting a multi-sector early childhood policy. The satisfaction of seeing the ...
'From 2012 to date in 2016, the central bank has intervened by supplying US$2.4 billion in the foreign exchange market,' he commented.
Papua New Guinea's Opposition Leader and the Australian Greens have called on the PNG government to respect a supreme court decision ordering the closure of Australia's offshore detention facilities on Manus Island.

"We have a refugee transit centre for [the] purpose of resettlement in Papua New Guinea, and to all those who do not want to be settling in PNG - there's about 560 of them - that centre is not affected by the court order so that's where they will be ...
"My view is that it's just a game between the government of Papua New Guinea and the government of Fiji," he said.
The government of Papua New Guinea to issue an immediate freeze on logging in all SABLs until their legality has been independently assessed, to nullify all SABLs found to have been issued illegally, and to return the land they include to the control ...
He said the national airline was keen to partner with the National government to achieve two goals: a significant growth in tourism and tourism numbers and to help make it easy for PNG families to travel on domestic air services.
The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) in Paris has congratulated the Prime Minister, Peter O'Neill for action taken through the government's Anti-money laundering and Combating the Financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) regime. The National Executive ...
But leasing forest land to logging companies via a government program has met resistance from many of Papua New Guinea's 800-plus Indigenous groups who lack title to their ancestral land. With many people feeling powerless to stop logging, Pavol ...
Papua New Guinea's national airline has sacked eight pilots who took part in a protest action against Prime Minister Peter O'Neill in July.
With NSW government funding, women's Rugby League World Cup 2017 pool matches and semi-finals will be played at Southern Cross Group Stadium, the home of NRL Premiership team the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks, from 16 November next year, with both the ...
Earlier this year, Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) donated Israeli-made GalMobile water-purification vehicles to drought-stricken Papua New Guinea, where about 85 percent of the six million citizens lack access to electricity and tap water ...
Mel brings a wealth of knowledge on PNG from a distinguished career spanning senior roles in industry and government, not only in Papua New Guinea but also in Australia and the Solomon Islands." In addition to Togolo's appointment, Ziggy Switkowski has ...
When the government set up the Australian National Film Board in 1945 to make documentaries about this country, Heyer was appointed senior producer.
... seeker, an audit has found. Auditor-General Grant Hehir's searing report shows officials could not explain how they selected the businesses that received more than $3 billion to build and run the centres in Nauru and Papua New Guinea's Manus Island ...
A trade spat between Fiji and Papua New Guinea has reportedly ended. The spat was over Fiji's refusal to allow PNG food products to enter the country.
On 17 August, Papua New Guinea decided, after consulting with Australian authorities, to close the detention centre on the island of Manus.
If the United Kingdom doesn't leave the customs union, which apparently is still an open question in Whitehall, then he is heading a department without purpose because he cannot negotiate all these fantastic trade deals with Papua New Guinea and ...
"If the United Kingdom doesn't leave the customs union, which apparently is still an open question in Whitehall, then he is heading a department without purpose because he cannot negotiate all these fantastic trade deals with Papua New Guinea and ...
"James Cook University is delighted to be partnering with UPNG with the support of the Australian government. There is a huge untapped potential in Papua New Guinea for research collaborations, and both universities have a shared commitment to ...
Trailblazing pilot Amelia Earhart died a castaway on a remote South Pacific island, pleading to be saved. That's the opinion of researchers who have been probing her mysterious disappearance for 22 years.
According to a UN women press release, more than 40 practitioners and experts from across Fiji, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Tonga, Kiribati,Papua New Guinea and Samoa are taking part in the regional consultation to delve into the elements of ...
In select places around the world, notably Indonesia, Papua New Guinea -- and now, Norway -- mining companies handle this problem by simply dumping their waste into rivers, lakes and oceans.
It builds armour for planes, boats and land vehicles as well as anti-attack and bullet-resistant glass and is planning to expand its export market further after success in New Zealand and Papua New Guinea. An army CH-47F Chinook helicopter on the ...
Earlier this year, Spanish conglomerate Ferrovial acquired a majority stake in Broadspectrum, the Australian company that runs offshore detention camps at Nauru and on Manus Island in northern Papua New Guinea. ... Norges Bank investment management ...
It already has the problem that the Papua New Guinea government is to close the Manus Island centre after it was declared unconstitutional.
A former Papua New Guinea prime minister Sir Julius Chan says his New Ireland province is ready for autonomy. Sir Julius ... He told the provincial assembly the only hitch is that the national government has had little to say about New Ireland's ...
Under the government's policy, asylum seekers who try to reach Australia by boat are held in Nauru and Manus Island on Papua New Guinea and prevented from ever settling in Australia. The policy has been widely condemned by human rights organisations ...
Auckland -- A dispute has broken out between Australia and Papua New Guinea after the government in Port Moresby floated a plan to give an Indonesian company near-monopoly control of PNG's rice market in return for a major investment in domestic ...
Australia processes refugees offshore in leased camps in countries such as Nauru and Papua New Guinea. If they qualify, the Australian government pays for resettlement in Asian and Melanesian countries but not in Australia. These policies, sometimes in ...
MANILA, Philippines - President Rodrigo Duterte said on Saturday that the government will be pursuing an "independent foreign policy.
There, in Nauru and on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island, they are still held in what Australia's government calls "regional processing centres".
Papua New Guinea's highest court months ago declared the Manus Island centre unconstitutional. This provides our government an opportunity to shut both centres without losing face. It was never intended that people be detained there for extended ...
Ongoing reform in the Papua New Guinea Defense force is being aimed at rebuilding the PNGDF with a greater focus on regional security.
There are fears widespread abuse could have a long-term effect on many within Papua New Guinea's next generation. "Often people only think about the immediate emotional or physical consequences to a child that's been exposed to violence, but more and ...
The government and education authorities are now attempting to revive the academic year in a truncated form. However, when the UPNG student leaders, including Student Representative Council (SRC) vice president Arthur Amos, arrived last week for ...


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