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 Post Courier reported... more →
Posted in: Papua New Guinea

Australian troops in PNG for APEC

Photo: Australian Army
Australian Special Forces soldiers have quietly been deployed to Papua New Guinea before the APEC meeting of world leaders. The ABC reported the elite Australian Army personnel were “on the ground”, amid concerns PNG’s military was not adequately equipped to control the large event in November. Among world leaders... more →
Posted in: Asia Oceania