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Bougainville AffairsNews26th November 2018

The Prime Minister, Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP, and Autonomous Bougainville Government President, Grand Chief Dr. John Momis GCL MHR, met in Port Moresby on Friday to discuss ongoing progress in the implementation of the Bougainville Peace Agreement. Both leaders again reaffirmed their determination to ensuring the referendum takes place next year. The Prime Minister … Continue reading “Prime Minister O’Neill and President Momis: Bougainville Referendum will Take Place on Time”

National SecurityNews13th August 2018

The APEC Experts Group on Illegal Logging and Associated Trade (EGILAT) is formulating a multi-year plan to combat illegal logging while promoting legal trade of timbers and its products within the region. Managing Director Tunou Sabuin of the Papua New Guinea Forest Authority said Papua New Guinea is one of the economies that have the … Continue reading “EGILAT to address way forward on illegal logging”

GovernmentNews26th April 2018

Agriculture and tourism provide substantial future growth opportunities for foreign investment in Papua New Guinea, and British investors are being given the opportunity to play an active role in these growth sectors. Speaking to more than 150 participants at the UK-Papua New Guinea Trade and Investment Forum in London this week, the Prime Minister, Peter … Continue reading “Agriculture and Tourism Opportunities Focus at UK Investment Forum”

GovernmentNews23rd April 2018

Thank-you Prime Minister May, and your Government, as well as the people of the United Kingdom, for the warm welcome and generous hospitality. The theme of this meeting, Towards a Common Future, is both relevant and timely. It certainly recognises the unique history, the aspirations, and challenges of all Commonwealth nations. This theme also highlights … Continue reading “Intervention by Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea At the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting”

GovernmentNews23rd April 2018

Commonwealth countries have agreed to further enhance efforts to deal the threats posed by the spread of malaria, particularly in developing nations. Speaking at the 2018 Malaria Summit London, that was held in conjunction with the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London this week, Papua New Guinea’s Prime Minister, Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG … Continue reading “Papua New Guinea Joins with Commonwealth Countries to Step-up Fight Against Malaria”

GovernmentNews22nd April 2018

Prime Minister, Peter O’Neill, has begun his range of high level meetings at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) with a courtesy call to HRH Prince Andrew KG, GCVO, CD, ADC, The Duke of York. During the meeting at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday, the Prime Minister and the Duke of York discussed issues of … Continue reading “Prime Minister O’Neill Begins CHOGM Meetings with Courtesy Call to the Duke of York”

GovernmentNews12th March 2018

Chief Secretary to Government Ambassador Isaac Lupari, has issued a warning to businesses and government officials against taking advantage of the procurement and delivery of relief supplies to people in the affected provinces for their own gain. Mr. Lupari said there has been over pricing of goods and hiring rates for vehicle and aircrafts in … Continue reading “Lupari warns businesses and government officials against taking advantage of procurement of relief supplies”

GovernmentNews12th March 2018

Chief Secretary to Government Ambassador Isaac Lupari, has commended the work done by the Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary Mobile Squad Six in confiscating firearms, live ammunitions and other contraband in Goroka, Eastern Highlands. The Chief Secretary said foreigners who are coming into the country to do business are also illegally bringing in firearms and … Continue reading “Chief Secretary commends Mt Hagen based Police for operations revealing illegal firearms”

GovernmentNews8th March 2018

Prime Minister, Peter O’Neill, said the scale of the Highlands Earthquake disaster is immense, full recovery will take several years, while the immediate focus of the Government remains the restoration of essential services. The Prime Minister led a delegation of senior disaster co-ordination officials, security personnel and donor agencies to affected areas in the Southern … Continue reading “Government and Partners Delivering Coordinated Relief”

GovernmentNews6th March 2018

The State of Israel, through MASHAV, the Israeli agency for international development cooperation, has confirmed it stands ready to assist PNG in relief efforts being deployed in the highlands regions impacted by the recent 7.5 magnitude earthquake. Following diplomatic correspondence between the Prime Minister, Peter O’Neill , and the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin (Bibi) Netanyahu, … Continue reading “Israel to Provide Generators and Other Support to Earthquake Affected Communities in Papua New Guinea”