Category: Melanesia Business

Chief calls for custom governance system implementation

A prominent Maewo chief is calling for the implementation of the customs governance system in the country. Chief Moliaute Jonah Toakanase said it is time for everyone to unite together to achieve their economic rights and benefits. Chief Toakanase made the…
Long Woes for Fresh Water to End for Motu-Koitabu Villages

PORT MORESBY: A new water desalination plant at Motu-Koitabu’s Vabukori village will benefit nearly 3000 people-who with their containers walk meters and sacrifice sleep during the night-to fetch fresh water. The prolonged water woes in the village will now become…

Authors: Kaitu’u ‘i Pangai Funaki and Yoichiro Sato CAN Japan count on the Pacific islands countries (PICs) to support its regional strategy. The short answer is, it is doubtful. The PICs perceive themselves as being in a one-way relationship wherein…
Bougainville landowners keen to see mining but not BCL

The head of a landowners group controlling the site of the Panguna mine in Papua New Guinea’s Bougainville says it is keen to see a resumption of mining but will always be opposed to the return of Bougainville Copper Ltd.…
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