Solar combination dryer for Qbora cocoa farmers in Tinputz

Bougainville cocoa farmers Felix and Marcia turn the first sod in Torpanos village, Tinputz District, in preparation for construction of the new solar combination dryer/ Photo courtesy – Australian High Commision, PNG.
A group of cocoa farmers from the Qbora Farmers Business Group in Tinputz District in the Autonomous Region of Bougainville has started construction of a solar combination dryer to improve the quality of their cocoa. Qbora Farmers Business Group is made up of 50 members and is located in the Torpanos village in the Autonomous... more →
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5000 businesses, K45bil in investments make Aust a PNG heavyweight

The National PNG – ABOUT 5000 Australian businesses operate in Papua New Guinea, according to a statement from the Australian High Commission in Port Moresby. In addition, Australian investment in Papua New Guinea exceeds A$18 billion (K45 billion), largely in the financial services and oil and gas sectors. This underpins... more →
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Gejolak di area tambang Bougainville terus berlanjut

Seorang wanita berdiri di lahan tambang tembaga, Panguna. /RNZI
Seorang wanita berdiri di lahan tambang tembaga, Panguna. /RNZI Bougainville, Jubi – Gejolak di area tambang tembaga Panguna, Bougainville terus berlanjut. Jumat akhir pekan lalu, puluhan penduduk asli mencegat rombongan delegasi pemerintah yang tengah dalam perjalanan menuju lokasi penandatanganan kesepakatan (MoU) pembukaan kembali... more →
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