Category: Papua New Guinea

Oleh Catherine Wilson Dalam beberapa bulan ke depan, perhatian kita di wilayah Pasifik akan beralih pada Bougainville dan referendum kemerdekaannya dari Papua Nugini, yang dijadwalkan Juni tahun depan. Namun di belakang layar, proyek jangka panjang dalam pembinaan perdamaian dan rekonstruksi…
Policewomen told to rise up for conference

THE 11th policewomen’s conference will be held in Enga in 2020, it was announced yesterday. This was confirmed by national policewomen’s coordinator Maryanne Yabara in Wabag. Yabara, a first-time visitor to Enga to scout for a conference venue, said she…
China’s aid seals bond of friendship

THE Chinese government continued to add on to its generous donations to Papua New Guinea with 50 coaches, 35 mini buses and nine fire engines for Apec 2018. Chinese ambassador Xue Bing said during handover in Port Moresby yesterday: “Our…

JAKARTA – Badan Meteorologi Klimatologi dan Geogisika (BMKG) menyebut telah terjadi gempa  berkekuatan 7,6 skala richter di Boven Digoel-Papua, Senin, 26 Februari 2018 pukul 00.45 WIB. Kepala Bidang Informasi Gempabumi dan Peringatan Dini Tsunami BMKG, Daryono mengatakan, gempa terletak pada koordinat…

Profil Negara Papua Nugini (Papua New Guinea) – Papua Nugini adalah sebuah negara yang terletak di pulau Papua, tepatnya di bagian Timur pulau Papua. Negara yang dalam bahasa Inggris disebut dengan Papua New Guinea (Papua Guinea Baru) ini berbatasan darat dengan…

Papua New Guinea’s Foreign Minister says economic and social development is already underway in the area around the border with Indonesia. Rimbink Pato was responding to comments by National Capital District Governor Powes Parkop that PNG had not co-operated enough…

NATIONAL Capital District Governor Powes Parkop has called on Foreign Affairs and Trade Minister Rimbink Pato not to shy away from discussing the West Papua issue on the international stage. “It is important that we talk about the West Papua…

By CLIFFORD FAIPARIK, The National PNG NINE key issues have been identified for discussion at the upcoming joint supervisory body (JSB) meeting scheduled for Thursday in Bougainville, the autonomous government’s peace agreement implementation Minister Albert Punghau says. Punghau said the…

Nearly six months since a magnitude 7.5 quake struck Papua New Guinea’s Highlands region, response efforts are transiting from the relief phase into one of recovery The quake, which was centred in Hela province, was followed by significant aftershocks and…