DARD assists kava farmers with poly bags and materials to build nurseries

DARD assists kava farmers with poly bags and materials to build nurseries Over 400 kava farmers from South Tanna have shown interest in planting more kava, as a result of road development in the Southern part of the island. This was revealed during the handing over of project materials to create kava nurseries. With the initiative... more →
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KTT APEC PNG 2018: KTT Amburadul dan Pinjam Sana-Sini

Oelh Dahlan Iskan, diposkan di FB Marinus Yaung Baru sekali ini terjadi. Sebagian peserta KTT APEC tidak tinggal di negara penyelenggara: Papua New Guinea. Sampai jadi bahan guyonan. Wakil Presiden Amerika Serikat misalnya, tinggal di Australia. Demikian juga Sultan Bolkiah dari Brunai. Pagi-pagi mereka terbang dari Australia. Menghadiri... more →
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Alleged Human Trafficking in Vannuatu by Mr. Price Company

By Richard M. Nanua and Royson Willie, the Vanuatu Daily Post  The Magistrate Court remanded a Bangladesh couple over what is said to be the biggest human trafficking and slavery case in Vanuatu and the region yesterday. Sekdah Somon and Buxoo Nabilah Bibi – the owners of ‘Mr Price’ in Vanuatu – were arrested and charged... more →
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Vanuatu Prime Minster and Chinese President: One Belt, One Road

Source: The Vanuatu Daily Post In the lead up to APEC meeting in Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu Government signed seven different Memoranda of Understanding and Cooperation Agreements with the Chinese Government. The signing took place in Port Vila on Friday 9 November 2018 and was officially announced by His Excellency Mr Xi Jinping,... more →
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Congratulations: Papua New Guinea and Melanesia are Into the World Politics and Economy

Papua New Guinea’s capital Port Moresby, as the biggest capital city across Melanesia has successfully held the biggest international event in Melanesian history, ‘the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit)”. Peter O’Neill has been famous for his “politics of engagement” approach along... more →
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Malaysian PM defends developing countries

Malaysian PM defends developing countries DEVELOPING nations should not be blamed when in their efforts to catch up with developed nations, they end up losing, says Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad. He said previous models in trade, economy, governance and politics could no longer be followed. Some nations were still trying... more →
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Australia expected to announce billion dollar loan fund for Pacific

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

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 →
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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 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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