SI faces pushback from China diplomatic switch

SI faces pushback from China diplomatic switch

Chinese company deal causes concern

Pacific Islands

16 OCTOBER 2019
BRC opens postal voting applications

BRC opens postal voting applications

Applications close November 22

PNG

16 OCTOBER 2019
Geopacific announces trading halt

Geopacific announces trading halt

Announcement to be released Friday

Markets

16 OCTOBER 2019
Networked security in Papua New Guinea

Networked security in Papua New Guinea

Private security is thoroughly integrated within PNG's broader security network.

Arrest warrant issued for former PM

Arrest warrant issued for former PM

O'Neill being investigated for corruption

Government

15 OCTOBER 2019
Environmental lawsuit on the cards for Ramu over tailing spill

Environmental lawsuit on the cards for Ramu over tailing spill

Lab report finds "alarming" levels of heavy metal contamination.

Mining

14 OCTOBER 2019
West Papua petitions delivered to UN

West Papua petitions delivered to UN

Urges human rights abuses to be investigated

PNG

14 OCTOBER 2019
Bass drills ahead at Bunian 5

Bass drills ahead at Bunian 5

Company drills toward first primary target

Energy

14 OCTOBER 2019
Australia to double Kava imports

Australia to double Kava imports

Pilot program for commercial importation to begin next year

Agriculture

14 OCTOBER 2019
Pacific fashion on a global stage: London Pacific Fashion Week

Pacific fashion on a global stage: London Pacific Fashion Week

Fashion and design an emerging industry in the Pacific.

Social development

14 OCTOBER 2019
Over the last 5 years, Kumul remitted over K4b to PNG

Over the last 5 years, Kumul remitted over K4b to PNG

State oiler says they pay three times more tax than PNG LNG

Energy

11 OCTOBER 2019
As trade deal hope looms, base metals surge

As trade deal hope looms, base metals surge

Nickel, copper and lead all up by at least 1.5%.

Markets

11 OCTOBER 2019