Author: Administrator

If you’re thinking of going into business, you will most likely ponder on what to call your business. Sometimes this is more difficult than the other issues you will consider because the choices are endless. You want something catchy, something memorable and something that truly reflects the business you will operate. In Papua New Guinea, the Investment Promotion Authority is responsible for the registration of business names. If your business name happens to be your name (and the names of whom you have gone into business then it is not necessary that you register a business name. But if your…

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If you’ve ever had to deal with the Land Title Registry at Waigani, it’s one huge challenge. It’s a huge challenge because you’re likely to face problems that can frustrate you, take up your valuable time and cost you a lot of money too.  Some of these problems include the registry files you require not being available, files going missing, the person you want to see is not at work, the registry officer doesn’t take your calls or doesn’t reply your email – the list goes on.  In the worst case scenario, the results of title searches not matching…

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With internet usage growing, various industries are jumping into innovation mode to take the lead in the various markets they do business. And this morning, Fincorp took another step ahead by introducing the first pre-approved loan application in Papua New Guinea. Below is the speech made by Chairman of Fincorp, Mr Robert Igara, at the launching. On behalf of the board of Finance Corporation Limited I would like to welcome the Governor of the Bank of Papua New Guinea, Mr Loi Bakani, assistant Governor Mr Ellison Pidik, fellow board members, invited guests, members of the media, ladies and gentlemen. It…

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  Papua New Guinea joins the nations of the world in the continued fight against cancer, with the launch of the Papua New Guinea Cancer Foundation Inc. today. The PNG Cancer Foundation board combines the talent of the countries most respected doctors, researches, business executives and stakeholders. The PNG Cancer Foundation aims to improve cancer services in PNG and to educate people on how best to prevent the most common cancers. It is a joint initiative of the National Department of Health and Cancer stakeholders. PNG Cancer Foundation is also now a member of the Union of International Cancer Control…

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Update 3 April 2014 – Further to our article below, here is an exclusive look of what the new Stop n Shop looks like inside. Photos courtesy of CPL Marketing Manager, Prue Go. The Stop n Shop and City Pharmacy division of Central Waigani opened doors today: ——————————————————————————————————————————— As many of you drive past the Waigani Stop n Shop, you will notice alongside the shop that there is a new development taking place. The development called “Waigani Central” is owned by the City Pharmacy Group of Companies and they are developing a new commercial retail outlet for their flagship “Stop…

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