Australia helps farmers from Papua New
Papua New Guinea News
ABC OnlineAustralia helps farmers from Papua New Guinea to build business nousABC Online... farmers were identified by the Australian Government's Australia Awards for PNG program, which has funded a six-week agribusiness course developed by the University of New England and RuralBiz Training, for 25 agriculturalists from Papua New Guinea ...
Posted on 30 June 2017 | 1:17 am
Papua New Guinea election descends into
The GuardianPapua New Guinea election descends into chaos amid violence and claims of briberyThe GuardianPapua New Guinea's general election has descended into chaos after voting was suspended in the capital amid accusations of bribery and faked ballot papers and the campaign in other parts of the country became violent. Voting opened for a two week ...Voters in Papua New Guinea head to the polls - The EconomistThe EconomistPNG election: Port Moresby makes second attempt at poll plagued by scandalABC OnlinePacific News Minute: Chaotic National Elections in Papua New GuineaHawaii Public Radio-HPR2Upstream Online -Radio New Zealand -POST-COURIERall 12 news articles »
Posted on 29 June 2017 | 10:44 pm
'Mud Men' of Papua New Guinea: Tribesman
Mirror.co.uk'Mud Men' of Papua New Guinea: Tribesman reveal centuries-old tradition of wearing terrifying masks to intimidate ...Mirror.co.ukMost clans in Papua New Guinea are extremely scared of spirits so the enemy took flight and the MudMen were victorious. So for years afterwards, the members of the clan would coat themselves with mud, put on their clay masks and terrorise the ...and more »
Posted on 28 June 2017 | 11:05 pm
Celebrating Papua New Guinea's music and
ABC LocalCelebrating Papua New Guinea's music and stories with David Bridie and George TelekABC LocalIt's the latest project from David Bridie and George Telek - a celebration of the Tolai people of Papua New Guinea. And so far the reviews for this collaboration have been pretty magnificent. It began as an immersive gallery experience, projected ...
Posted on 28 June 2017 | 6:42 am
Papua New Guinea struggles to keep vote on
Nikkei Asian ReviewPapua New Guinea struggles to keep vote on trackNikkei Asian ReviewAUCKLAND -- Allegations of corruption and illegality have forced the suspension of voting in parts of Papua New Guinea, including the capital Port Moresby, realizing long-held fears of trouble in the two-week-long general election. Voting began on ...and more »
Posted on 28 June 2017 | 5:40 am
Papua New Guinea in talks to raise billions
Papua New Guinea News
Papua New Guinea's state oil company says it is looking to raise billions of dollars to help fund new oil and gas projects , as the country battles a drop in forecast revenue from plunging prices for energy commodities.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:44 pm
Papua New Guinea's former opposition
Papua New Guinea's former opposition leader Belden Namah has been referred to the public prosecutor over allegations of misconduct.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:28 am
DHL Global Forwarding Appoints David Cels as
SINGAPORE, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- DHL Global Forwarding, leading provider of air, sea and road freight services in Europe and Asia, has appointed David Cels as Country Manager, Papua New Guinea, with effect from 16 March 2015. David is returning to DHL after one year as a Logistics Consultant in the Industrial Projects sector. In his new role, David will be based in Port Moresby, Papua ...
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 8:00 pm
Research and Markets: Precious Metals Mining
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Precious Metals Mining in Papua New Guinea to 2020 - a F
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 10:00 am
Major 7.5 earthquake strikes off Papua New
A major earthquake with a magnitude 7.5 struck off Papua New Guinea on Monday, official monitors said, and a tsunami warning was issued soon after.
Posted on 4 April 2015 | 11:27 pm
World cruises aboard Cunard's three Queens
Papua New Guinea News
And the Queen Elizabeth will circumnavigate the globe in 120 days from Southampton, calling in at such places as Huatulco, Mexico; Port Victoria, Seychelles; St. Vincent, Cape Verde Islands; and Alotau, Papua New Guinea. Fares start at US$19,999.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 6:08 am
Women's round-up: August 2015
Papua New Guinea 2016 begins to take shape The Asian Football Confederation (AFC)’s first two representatives at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup 2016 have now been confirmed. Japan and Korea DPR booked their tickets to Papua New Guinea by reaching the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:31 am
Mysterious nautilus, thought extinct,
A rare mollusc, previously feared extinct, has been spotted off the coast of Papua New Guinea. Biologist Peter Ward returned from the South Pacific in early August with news that he had seen what he considers to be the world’s rarest animal. The ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:17 am
Jews of Indonesia and Papua New Guinea
As a young child growing up in Australia I heard of an Israeli who had a hotel in Port Moresby, New Guinea. Prior to that I had never heard of any Jewish presence there. That’s not surprising because the history of Jews in Papua, New Guinea and Indonesia ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:03 am
Thaicom Selects New CEO, Begins Plan for
AirCom [...] SpeedCast to Deliver Satcom to InterOil Sites in Papua New Guinea [Via Satellite 08-27-2015] SpeedCast has been awarded a multi-year, multi-million dollar contract for the delivery of satellite communications and network services by InterOil ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:38 am
Quake hits Papua New Guinea; no damage or
Papua New Guinea News
A strong magnitude-6.7 earthquake has struck Papua New Guinea but there are no immediate reports of damage and no regional tsunami alert.
Posted on 10 March 2013 | 4:43 pm
2 charged in Papua New Guinea 'witch'
Papua New Guinea police have charged two people with the grisly killing of a woman who was tortured and burned alive in front of hundreds of people, including young children, after being accused of witchcraft.
Posted on 17 February 2013 | 10:50 pm
PNG police about to arrest 'witch' murderers
Papua New Guinea police say they are about to make their first arrests almost a week after a mob stripped, tortured and bound a woman accused of witchcraft, then burned her alive in front of hundreds of horrified people in the South Pacific nation's t
Posted on 7 February 2013 | 3:10 pm
Australia claims new refugee policy more
Australia's top diplomat on Monday defended a new, tougher policy on asylum seekers who emigrate to Australia from Asia's poor countries and conflict zones, even as he laid out how his country could capitalize on the growth of the continent's
Posted on 24 September 2012 | 12:07 pm
Ship diverts to Australia, fearing asylum
The captain of a merchant ship bound for Singapore changed course for Australia this week, fearing that desperate asylum seekers he had rescued in Indonesian waters posed a threat to his crew, officials said Thursday.
Posted on 12 August 2012 | 10:55 pm