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  1. Santos CFO says dividends, credit rating sustainable despite oil price slumpRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... non-committal. "Darwin was built in a very low capital cost environment, and that's a very strong project. Papua New Guinea again is a very strong project," he replied. "And Gladstone LNG, once you've sunk the capital, the cash flows remain strong ...


  2. Turk Prysmian Kablo ve Sistemleri A.S. (PRKAB) - Financial and...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    ... Iraq, Turkmenistan, the UK, France, Jordan, Barbados, Middle East countries and North Africa and Chile, Papua New Guinea, Sri Lanka and China. The company operates as a subsidiary of Prysmian Group. Turk Prysmian is headquartered in Istanbul, ...


  3. "UMW Holdings Berhad (UMW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    ... marine engine, earth-moving, and material handling equipments. It has operations across Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Taiwan, China, India, Oman and Australia. UMW is headquartered in Selangor, Malaysia. Full Report Details at - ...


  4. Husband and wife team both garner a gongRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Blue Mountains Gazette

    ... books and was a visiting professor at three overseas universities including the Divine Word University in Papua New Guinea. "In PNG I was called to set up a quality MBA course, so I developed a program and did several teaching stints there on a ...


  5. Coalition backbench furious at PM's decision to knight Price PhilipRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... through that. And, secondly, if you look at other countries around the world, even our area, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea have given, effectively, their awards to Prince Phillip. I think this is part of the international protocol in this regard, ...


  6. Dems launch pressure campaign on paid leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... embarrassment. The U.S. is one of only three countries in the world without mandatory paid maternity leave. Papua New Guinea and Oman are the other two. Maloney's bill, which passed the House in 2009 before stalling in the Senate, had called for ...


  7. Lack of Paid Parental Leave for Feds is 'Shameful' and a 'Disgrace,' House Dems SayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Government Executive

    ... an example for the world," said Maloney, who stood next to a world map that showed the United States and Papua New Guinea were the only countries on Earth, according to the United Nations, that do not offer paid parental leave. "We're supposed to ...


  8. New Utah House speaker climbed from humble Pittsburgh startRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... Hughes said. The relationship didn't work out, but Hughes did serve a two-year mission in Australia and Papua New Guinea. "I was ready to go 'Braveheart' right there listening to her. I thought she was spot on," Hughes told The Salt Lake Tribune ...


  9. Manus Island refugee looking forward to settling in PNGRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABC News

    One of the first refugees to be released from the Manus Island detention centre says he is happy to be free and is keen to contribute to Papua New Guinean society. Reza Mollaghlipour is a 38-year-old civil engineer from Iran who has been granted refugee status by Papua New Guinea's government.


  10. Third world fishing policies put NZ to shameRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Scoop

    The union representing workers in seafood processing factories has today slammed New Zealand's fishing policies which allow our fishing resources to be exported to other countries. "Papua New Guinea has better policies than New Zealand," said Service and Food Workers Union Assistant National Secretary, Neville Donaldson.


  11. Why I Like Exxon Mobil While Others Don'tRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... projects like the Kearl Oil Sands project in Canada, the Satellite fields off the coast of Nigeria, the Papua New Guinea LNG production facility, as well as increasing U.S. shale production. These, and other projects, are forecast to add one-million ...


  12. Democrats Push Parental Leave for Federal WorkersRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... . In his speech last week, Obama said the U.S. is one of just two countries in the world - the other is Papua New Guinea - that does not guarantee paid parental leave. Twice passed in the House, in 2008 and 2009 when the Democrats controlled the ...


  13. Nadi volleyball receives major boostRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    THE Nadi Volleyball Association received a major boost for its Vanua Challenge campaign with a gift of $1000 from the Papua New Guinea High Commission. The association had written to the PNG High Commission seeking assistance for some sports equipment but was surprised with the cash gift.


  14. Forming the many-faceted crystal of our Melanesian nationRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Asopa People

    PAPUA New Guinea is a Melanesian country rich in the diversity of its culture. A many-faceted crystal would epitomise the complexity of its many different cultures and languages.


  15. Why Is the United States Last in Valuing Families? | CommentaryRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Roll Call

    ... guaranteed paid maternity leave. Even most developing countries offer paid leave. It is only the U.S. and Papua New Guinea that do not provide paid leave for new mothers. In the United States, parents are still forced to decide between taking time ...


  16. La Ni a Events May Spike with Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Live Science

    ... the Indian and Pacific Oceans known as the Maritime Continent, which includes Indonesia, Philippines and Papua New Guinea, will warm faster than the central Pacific Ocean in a warmer world. This difference in temperature can drive unusually strong ...


  17. Lifetime smokers lose out on $1.5 million, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Red Eye Chicago

    ... according to the personal finance resource company. In Tarahumara natives of Mexico and the highlanders of Papua New Guinea, coronary heart disease is rare. Some call them superhumans, but it makes perfect sense to Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn of the ...


  18. 'We tried to engage local artists but nothing could be confirmed'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Asopa People

    In this article, an Australian cartoonist and illustrator points to the scarcity of illustrators in Papua New Guinea, a shortage that the Crocodile Prize is seeking to address through the SP Brewery Award for Illustration a . IN 2013 Geoscience Australia commissioned me to illustrate some booklets they were preparing about natural hazards.


  19. New website showcases the art of Les Peterkin, ASOPA legendRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Asopa People

    THE Les Peterkin Portrait Prize is one of the most popular exhibitions held each year in the Tweed River Art Gallery in northern New South Wales - and there's a Papua New Guinean connection. According to the local newspaper, the prize, is "a celebration of the artistic skills of local primary school students."


  20. Barrick Gold (ABX) Stock Lower Today as Gold Reverses GainsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    After the precious metal hit a five-month high last week, gold is reversing gains in today's session following the win of an anti-austerity party in the Greek elections, according to CNBC. Canada-based Barrick operates mines and advanced exploration and development projects in Canada, the U.S., the Dominican Republic, Australia, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Zambia, Saudi Arabia and Tanzania.