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  1. Great big pool of sovereigntyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Economist

    ... and institutional interests". The solution, according to the review team led by a former prime minister of Papua New Guinea Prime, Sir Mekere Morauta, is for the region to engage in some "pooling of sovereignty", but not full integration. Several of ...


  2. ExxonMobil Q2 Earnings And Russian OperationsRead the original story

    28 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... pointed to several key projects, from its ventures in the oil sands of Canada, natural gas efforts in Papua New Guinea, and one of XOM's more ambitious projects in years in which the company is exploring Russia's Arctic seas. The Arctic seas project ...


  3. 16-year-old weightlifter's 'B' sample tests positiveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... total of 196 kilograms (432 pounds), breaking the previous mark of 188 kilograms (414 pounds). Dika Toua of Papua New Guinea won silver and Santoshi Matsa of India earned the bronze. India's Swati Singh was fourth. The World Anti-Doping Agency has ...


  4. 'Power plays' behind PNG's sorcery-related violence: expertRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    Young men in Papua New Guinea are using sorcery-related violence to gain status and power in their local communities, according to the head of PNG's Institute of National Affairs.


  5. Teenage Nigerian weightlifter's trial adjournedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... a man in a supermarket has been adjourned until next week following difficulties finding an interpreter. Papua New Guinea athlete Toua Udia, 22, denies carrying out the alleged assault at a Tesco store in Dalmarnock Road, Rutherglen, South ...


  6. Commonwealth Games: Athlete sex attack trialRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    Papua New Guinea athlete Toua Udia was arrested following a report of an incident at a Tesco supermarket near the Athletes' Village in Glasgow on Monday July 21. The 22-year-old pleaded not guilty to a charge under the Sexual Offences Act at Glasgow Sheriff Court earlier this week and is set to go on trial today.


  7. Games weightlifter goes on trial accused of sex attack in supermarket toiletRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Evening Times

    Papua New Guinea athlete Toua Udia was arrested following a report of an incident at a Tesco supermarket near the Athletes' Village in Glasgow on Monday July 21. The 22-year-old pleaded not guilty to a charge under the Sexual Offences Act at Glasgow Sheriff Court earlier this week and is set to go on trial today.


  8. West Papuan Editor Asks For Real Foreign Media - Open Door'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... The public tend to think that West Papua is the same place as the neigbouring and independent state of Papua New Guinea. "Journalists in New Zealand need to learn deeply about West Papua and understand what context we are struggling in. We are not ...


  9. Exxon profits surges, but production slipsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... oil production at a Canadian oil sands project and liquefied natural gas production out of a new project in Papua New Guinea. Exxon did not say whether increased U.S. economic sanctions against Russia would affect its ability to proceed on schedule ...


  10. Dipika-Joshana reach women's doubles squash semisRead the original story

    8 hrs ago |

    ... entering the mixed doubles quaters. Sandhu and Joshana then first beat Schubert Maketu and Eli Webb of Papua New Guinea 11-5, 11-4 in their last pool match to advance to the Round of 16 where they drubbed Malaysians Mohammed Adnan and Delia Arnold ...


  11. Considerable increase in number of tourists visiting botanical gardens in Sri LankaRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Colombo Page

    Aug 01, Colombo: The Sri Lankan government says a considerable increase in the number of foreign and local tourists visiting the botanical gardens in Sri Lanka has been observed last year and as well as this year.


  12. UC Brumbies link with Arizona State UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | RuggaWorld

    ... positive results over the next 12 months and beyond. Having launched commercial relationships in Japan and Papua New Guinea, Commercial Academy Manager, Nick Leah said it was an exciting opportunity for ASU and the UC Brumbies. "The Brumbies have ...


  13. Exxon production drops to lowest level in five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... this low was mid-2009, and the global economy was reeling from a collapse in the financial markets. From Papua New Guinea to western Canada to Nigeria, the Irving-based oil giant turned out the equivalent of 3.8 million barrels of oil a day in the ...


  14. Malaysia stock market and companies daily reportRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Stock Market Review

    ... 49 percent interest in New Britain Palm Oil (NBPO). - NBPO owns 77,000 hectare (ha) of oil plantations in Papua New Guinea (PNG) and the Solomon Islands, 12 palm oil mills and one refinery each in PNG and Liverpool, England. - Presently, NBPO is the ...


  15. NZ exceeds commitment to Pacific renewable energyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... over three years for more than 18 projects in seven countries: the Cook Islands, Tuvalu, Kiribati, Samoa, Papua New Guinea, Tonga and Vanuatu. We have already exceeded this commitment and now plan to spend more than $80 million on 25 renewable ...


  16. Najib-linked tycoon Tan Kay Hock eyes entry into lucrative O&G sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... a surplus of RM29.7 million following the revaluation exercise of its two properties in Puchong and Papua New Guinea. "This will result in an increase of approximately 13.18 sen in the net asset per share of George Kent from 111.29 sen to 124.47 sen ...


  17. Chart(s) of the Day: What does the U.S. shamefully have in common with Oman and Papua New Guinea?Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Out of 185 nations , according to Bryce Covert and Adam Peck's look into an International Labor Organization's report, Oman, New Guinea and the United States are the only ones without a guarantee of paid maternity leave.


  18. Pacific island leaders call for action on the region's fisheriesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... on the region's fisheries. They've also appointed the first woman to head up the Pacific Islands Forum - Papua New Guinea's Dame Meg Taylor - and all but officially welcomed Fiji back into the Forum fold. Dame Meg celebrated her birthday in Palau ...


  19. Sime Darby could take over New Britain Palm OilRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Food Technology

    ... Sime Darby Berhad ('Sime Darby') as the preferred bidder," said New Britain, which is headquartered in Papua New Guinea. However, it added: "To date, the company has not received any direct proposal from Sime Darby or any other party with respect to ...


  20. Wimmera HUB international food day celebrated in HorshamRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Wimmera Mail-Times

    ... Margaret Reid, Horsham's Maryan Bottros, originally of Egypt, and Rupanyup's Bina Hastings, originally of Papua New Guinea, with scones at Wimmera HUB International Food Day. Picture: SAMANTHA CAMARRI WIMMERA HUB'S English Language Program ...