Australia expected to announce billion dollar loan fund for Pacific

Scott Morrison Photo: AFP
Scott Morrison Photo: AFP Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison is expected to announce a $US1.5 billion fund to provide loans to Pacific nations today, in a speech putting forward the Government’s new foreign policy strategy in the Pacific. Australian media reports Mr Morrison will today put forward the fund, which will... more →
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Eyes of the world will be on PNG during APEC, says PM

PNG PM Peter O'Neill Photo: AFP / Peter Parks
The Papua New Guinea Prime Minister has used Monday’s Independence Day address to promote what he calls the biggest meeting in PNG’s history, the 2018 APEC Summit. During a flag raising ceremony Peter O’Neill said in two months will the eyes of the world will be on PNG when they host the event. The┬áPost Courier┬áreported... more →
Posted in: Papua New Guinea

West Papuans look to PNG for business opportunities

Papua New Guinea's Madang Governor Peter Yama left with the Governor of Indonesia's Papua province, Lukas Enembe in Jayapura. October 2018 Photo: Supplied
Papua New Guinea’s Madang Governor Peter Yama left with the Governor of Indonesia’s Papua province, Lukas Enembe in Jayapura. October 2018 Photo: Supplied Indigenous West Papuans are exploring business opportunities in neighbouring Papua New Guinea, following high-level talks. The governor of PNG’s Madang province... more →
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