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19 min ago | Asopa People
AN INTERNET PETITION ASKING prime minister Peter O'Neill to intervene to stop Speaker Theo Zurenuoc from destroying significant parts of Papua New Guinea's national cultural heritage is gathering support globally as news of the removal of traditional carvings from parliament reaches friends of PNG worldwide.
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4 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury
The Maldon-Dombarton rail line would cost up to $667 million to complete, according to the NSW Freight and Ports Strategy.
It carries out the production of copper concentrate. The company also extracts gold and silver concentrates.
InterOil Corporation Selection of Total SA for PNG Gas Development Conference Call December 6, 2013 10:30 AM ET Ladies and gentleman thank you for standing by and welcome to the InterOil Conference Call.
THE NATIONAL PARLIAMENT of Papua New Guinea has sanctioned the removal of two structures from the parliament building, also known as the Haus Tambaran , apparently because they are thought to have, or are thought to represent, the powers of evil.
U.S. stock-index futures advanced, indicating equities will snap five days of losses, as investors awaited a report on payroll additions in the world's biggest economy to gauge the outlook for Federal Reserve stimulus.
Despite the fact that the government has allotted a monthly budget of approximately NT $17mn per month towards exploration activities, Taiwan is set to remain almost entirely dependent on energy imports for the foreseeable future.
Under the agreement, Total will take a share of that size in InterOil's petroleum retention license 15 -- which includes the Elk and Antelope fields -- for $1.5 to $3.6 billion, depending on the size of the gas reserves, InterOil said in a statement.
People will be going home for the holidays, and some of them will fly in airplanes.
The US has dropped 2,000 dead mice over Guam in an effort to curb the Pacific island's growing population of invasive snakes.
DESPITE GROWING DEMAND FOR COCOA around the world, the cocoa industry in Papua New Guinea is in crisis, with production in East New Britain alone plummeting by 82% between 2008 and 2012.
Today the Papua New Guinea Government and development partners supporting the PNG energy sector, kicked off a two day consultative workshop to look at the country's National Electrification Roll out Plan , which aims to increase electricity access to 70 percent of households by 2030.
KEEROM, 5 December 2013 - Refugees who have returned to Indonesia's Papua province from exile in neighbouring Papua New Guinea are disillusioned with their new lives.
Japanese classical orchestra AUN J, renowned for playing traditional instruments, will perform in Hanoi next week together with two Vietnamese artists to celebrate the ties between the two countries.
Police in Papua New Guinea say at least three miners have been killed after a disturbance at the Porgera gold mine site in Enga province.