Govt to lose $1B from Porgera shutdown

PAPUA New Guinea's government has been urged to re-open the Porgera mine as there are warnings the country stands to lose as much as a billion Australian dollars in revenue this year while it stands idle.

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The Australian Broadcasting Corporation reports that economist Paul Barker from the PNG Institute of National Affairs said that figure includes taxes, royalties and social responsibility programs that