PORT MORESBY, PNG ---- Papua New Guinea Superannuation Fund (NASFUND) chief executive officer Ian Tarutia says superannuation coverage should be universal and not just limited to companies with 15 or more employees.
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PORT MORESBY, PNG ----- Papua New Guinea Opposition Leader, Belden Namah says, the sacking of party leaders of major coalition partners in Government, maybe a breached of the Alotau Accord on Solidarity, but adds, it is the prerogative of the Prime Minister.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ---- Sacked Papua New Guinea Treasury Minister Don Polye has made it clear that Triumph Heritage (THE) Party will continue to maintain the coalition government solidarity.
PORT MORESBY, PNG --- The public utilities board of Kiribati is visiting Papua New Guinea to observe model operational practices and systems that would benefit them.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ---- Papua New Guinea’s high sexual violence rates have compelled the European Union to assist the victims of family and sexual violence.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ---- Papua New Guinea Treasurer Don Polye and the Labour and Industrial Relations Minister Mark Maipakai have been sacked from cabinet.
POST MORESBY, PNG ---- Air Niugini will operate an additional flight to Singapore, chief executive Simon Foo announced last Friday, bringing the weekly flights to five starting 01 April.
BUKA, PNG --- Bougainville Copper is to open an office on Bougainville Island this year as sentiment begins to build within Papua New Guinea for a resumption of mining of the giant Panguna copper deposit.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ---- A project to help people produce charcoal is making life a little cleaner and more profitable for a group of Papua New Guineans.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ----- Asylum seekers and workers at the Manus Island detention centre should be flown to Australia to give their evidence to the newly established Senate inquiry, a spokesman for the Papua New Guinea Prime Minister says.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ----- The United Nations Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, Christof Heyns, is in Papua New Guinea assessing the newly-imposed death penalty.
PORT MORESBY, PNG --- Papua New Guinea is on the brink of an information technology revolution, Public Enterprise Minister Ben Micah said Wednesday.
PORT MORESBY, PNG --- A World Bank report states that Papua New Guinea coffee is among the best in the world but that production continues to be declining.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ----- Interim president and chief executive officer of Nautilus Minerals, Mike Johnston, has said the Canadian company still intends to develop the Solwara-1 deep sea bed mining project, despite terminating its agreement with the PNG Government.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ----- The Papua New Guinea Government has made a strategic move to keep its alliance with Oil Search Limited after the Abu Dhabi based IPIC (International Petroleum Investment Company) refused to sell back OSL shares.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ----Australians travelling to Papua New Guinea could end up stranded in Singapore as a result of the country’s decision to scrap its visa on arrival program.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ---- Oil Search Tuesday took the unusual step of postponing its annual profit report and entered a trading halt as it puts the final touches on a Papua New Guinean gas acquisition.
PORT MORESBY, PNG --- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Papua New Guinea Government have signed two loans to fund improvements to the Highlands region road network and air services in Papua New Guinea (PNG).
MANUS, PNG --- The Iranian national killed at the Manus asylum seekers detention centre last week died from multiple head injuries, reveals a PNG police preliminary report.
PORT MORESBY, PNG –-- Despite improvements in the business environment over the last decade, law and order and corruption remain the most severe constraints to doing business in Papua New Guinea (PNG), new analysis from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) reveals.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ---- Air Niugini has announced the re-introduction of its 40 percent airfare this year as part of the airline’s 40th anniversary.
PORT MORESBY, PNG --- Papua New Guinea Treasury Minister Don Polye has stated that all proceeds from the sale of the liquefied natural gas (LNG) Project will go directly into the Sovereign Wealth Fund.
POST COURIER, PNG ---- For the first time in Papua New Guinea politics, a second woman has been appointed as a Minister of State.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ---- Papua New Guinea Governor-General Sir Michael Ogio met Fiji’s President Ratu Epeli Nailatikau at the Government House yesterday on his first official visit to Papua New Guinea.
PORT MORESBY, PNG ----- Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill has announced a minor cabinet reshuffle that has seen the dumping of William Duma as Minister for Petroleum and David Arore as Higher Education Minister.
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