Bougainville vote results to be delivered in one announcement

Results in Bougainville’s upcoming referendum on independence from Papua New Guinea will be delivered in just one announcement. The two-week polling period for the non-binding referendum begins on 23 November. The verification, scrutiny and count process is to begin at the Count…
Melanesian Spearhead Group Role on West Papua Issue

By Ambassador Brian Yombon-Copio West Papua has ongoing issues on human rights abuses and atrocities committed by Indonesia’s guided democracy regime. They have suffered for far too long on their motherland and felt that they should exist as an independent…

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…

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…

A refugee on Papua New Guinea’s Manus Island has mounted a protest against four companies providing services to about 600 men exiled there by Australia. The men have been detained indefinitely on the island since 2013. Sudanese refugee Bashir Osman…

Efforts to help earthquake-affected communities rebuild their lives in Papua New Guinea’s Highlands region are in full swing. It’s nearly six months since a magnitude 7.5 quake in Hela province which, combined with significant aftershocks and landslides, affected several provinces.…