Only one region without women candidates

Papua New Guinea is a male dominated society. With this in mind, it is unsurprising to see that most of the candidates in this year's national general...

How to campaign effectively on social media

If you are a candidate or part of a campaign committee for a particular candidate, you will probably now have created some form of a presence on...

Putting the name to a face in PNG elections

When it comes to elections, Papua New Guinea has a way of doing it the "Only in PNG" way. Some practices are predictable. Others are bizarre. In...

How to check online if you’re eligible to vote in 2017

The PNG Electoral Commission should give themselves a pat on the back for moving on with times by introducing the "Electoral Roll Look Up". This is the first...

2017 Budget at a glance

The Government tabled the 2017 National Budget at Parliament house on Tuesday. The total budget for next year is set at K12.9 billion with the Government focusing on...

Guests for 2018 APEC meeting to be accommodated on cruise ships

Last week, we saw the ground breaking ceremony for the APEC Haus – the main conference area for the 2018 APEC meeting.   And in a further build...

The new APEC Haus at Ela Beach

The building that will play a key role in the 2018 APEC conference officially had its ground breaking ceremony today at Ela Beach. Eal Beach itself will be...

Papua New Guinea Public holidays in 2017

The Governor General recently announced in the National Gazette the public holidays throughout Papua New Guinea for the year 2017. Here is the list of holidays with their...

New Hansard system to enhance the work of Bougainville Parliament

New Hansard recording system has been installed at the Bougainville Parliament enabling it to record and transcribe its sessions and proceedings. The Hansard system is a digital system...

New PNG mining project applies for lease

The Chamber said the Frieda River Project represented the next generation of mining operations in PNG.... By RNZ Papua New Guinea's Chamber of Mines and Petroleum has welcomed the...
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Air Niugini to Cancel Townsville to Port Moresby Route

This comes as a surprise but according to a Townsville Bulletin article of which the link is provided below, Air Niugini is dropping the...