Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)

Type: City
Name: Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea)
Country: Papua New Guinea
Latitude: -9.48
Longitude: 147.179993
population: 283,733
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Aviation Logistics: ExxonMobil's PNG Air Bridge

As the oil and gas industry explores for hydrocarbon deposits in increasingly-remote regions of the world, it has to seek new ways to develop stranded reserves.Offshore, large deposits – such as the 3 trillion cubic feet of natural gas discovered offshore ... [Published DownstreamToday.com - 4 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

PNG stands to lose K1m from racket

By Online Editor9:46 pm GMT+12, 01/09/2014, Papua New GuineaPapua New Guinea Customs stands to lose K1 million (US$404,498) in tax revenue from the 50 vehicles confiscated by authorities in the remote part of Central province at the weekend.The vehicles ... [Published Pacific Islands News Association - 17 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Youth rep grateful for help on Manus

Source:The National, Tuesday September 2nd, 2014ACTING National Youth Commissioner Norit Luio has thanked the Australian government for assisting youths on Manus.Luio said Australia, through its high commission in Port Moresby, provided support in sports, ... [Published Papua New Guinea National - 22 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

PNG talent search begins ahead of 2015 Pacific Games

With less than a year to go before the Pacific Games open in Port Moresby, 's Olympic Committee has embarked on a talent search.The committee wants the very best PNG athletes, whether they're living in the country or not, to represent the nation at their ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Steamships flags higher sales, warns of pressures

STEAMSHIPS Trading Company has confirmed a K51.1 million profit for the half year but warned of increasing pressures driven by a slower economy.The Papua New Guinea-based company’s half-year unaudited profit after tax and minority interests marks an increase ... [Published PNGIndustryNews.net - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Racket busted in PNG

By Online Editor8:36 pm GMT+12, 31/08/2014, Papua New GuineaPapua New Guinea Customs and Port Moresby police have uncovered an alleged car smuggling racket in a remote part of Rigo district in the Central Province.About 50 buses were confiscated at an ... [Published Pacific Islands News Association - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Governor calls for talks

Source:The National, Monday September 1st, 2014MILNE Bay Governor Titus Philemon has expressed concerns over the lack of dialogue between government departments and agencies with landowners and provincial governments over resource projects.Philemon referred ... [Published Papua New Guinea National - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

If the enemy attacks, wear slacks

Just 75 short years ago this week, two decades after the end of World War One, Australia entered another conflict that was to be longer and even more brutal.And this time there was the terrifying expectation that we would be invaded by a foreign foe — ... [Published NEWS.com.au - Sep 01 2014]
Entities: Japan, Air Attack, Australia
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Thirty nine years of independent Papua New Guinea

Thirty nine years this month a proud independent nation, Papua New Guinea is starting at last to box its weight as a real regional force as well.At last month’s Pacific Islands Forum summit in Palau, Prime Minister Peter O’Neill highlighted that his country ... [Published Islands Business - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Foundation donates equipment to eye clinic

Source:The National, Friday 29th of August, 2014Assisting local people in need of corneal transplant is highly satisfying, Sri Lanka-PNG Friendship Foundation patron Wasantha Kumarasiri said.Kumarasiri, along with few members of the foundation, made a ... [Published Papua New Guinea National - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Don't let them become our forgotten fathers

Our fathers will be honoured next weekend – and Catholics may celebrate three entities carrying such a title.Most respect usually is given to the man physically responsible for our human existence: the guy we have come to know as our good old dad.Then ... [Published The Catholic Weekly - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Bill to upgrade city hospital

Source:The National, Thursday August 28th, 2014THE Port Moresby General Hospital Authority Bill is designed to make the hospital a national specialist centre, Health and HIV/AIDS Minister Michael Malabag says.Malabag told Parliament the Bill had been ... [Published Papua New Guinea National - Aug 28 2014]

Quotes

...the statement after regional media announced the discovery of Martinus YOHAME's body in the region of Sorong, an east-bound city of West Papua, "floating in a bag, in the ocean, arms and legs bound and body riddled with bullet wounds"
"Five years before we actually started flying [freight] we were in contact with ExxonMobil and they asked us to do a feasibility study of whether an air bridge was even possible. Because, yes, it was difficult to get the freight there by road … but there was no airport to work with either" Georgy Sokolov, Regional Sales Manager for Volga-Dnepr, told Rigzone in a recent interview
...He expected the PNG parliament to approve legislation in May "so resettlement ought to be taking place for any of those who are found to be genuine refugees in May and June"
...Her relatives ferried her by boat to Wewak. "She was in torn clothes. She was traumatized … scared, not speaking well. And injured internally. I called [the hospital matron] and told her she was coming. I called Sophie Mangai."

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MSG chair condemns assassination [Published Solomon Star - 33 mins ago]
Aviation Logistics: ExxonMobil's PNG Air Bridge [Published DownstreamToday.com - 4 hours ago]
PNG stands to lose K1m from racket [Published Pacific Islands News Association - 17 hours ago]
Youth rep grateful for help on Manus [Published Papua New Guinea National - 22 hours ago]
PNG talent search begins ahead of 2015 Pacific ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Sep 01 2014]
Frustration grows among asylum seekers as PNG y... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Sep 01 2014]
Steamships flags higher sales, warns of pressures [Published PNGIndustryNews.net - Sep 01 2014]
Racket busted in PNG [Published Pacific Islands News Association - Sep 01 2014]
Governor calls for talks [Published Papua New Guinea National - Sep 01 2014]
If the enemy attacks, wear slacks [Published NEWS.com.au - Sep 01 2014]
Thirty nine years of independent Papua New Guinea [Published Islands Business - Aug 31 2014]
PNG women subjected to horrifying domestic viol... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 30 2014]
Awakening the spirit of Kokoda [Published NEWS.com.au - Aug 30 2014]
Volcano erupts in Papua New Guinea, prompting e... [Published Wire Update - Aug 29 2014]
Aviation Logistics: ExxonMobil's PNG Air Bri... [Published Rigzone - Aug 29 2014]
SCOTT FORBES Travel: Volcano eruption not stopp... [Published Cairns Post - Aug 29 2014]
Heading underground reveals the real Mount Isa [Published Canberra Times - Aug 29 2014]
Papua New Guinea [Published Foreign Travel Advice - Aug 29 2014]
Morobe executive council rejects city proposal [Published Papua New Guinea National - Aug 29 2014]
Asylum seekers plea for temporary visas [Published Northern Territory Government - Aug 29 2014]
Foundation donates equipment to eye clinic [Published Papua New Guinea National - Aug 29 2014]
Village on pig disease alert [Published Papua New Guinea National - Aug 29 2014]
Medicos need training in open heart surgeries [Published Papua New Guinea National - Aug 29 2014]
[Papua New Guinea] PNG PM queried over Air Niug... [Published Islands Business - Aug 28 2014]
Pacific youth confront NCD issues [Published Radio New Zealand - Aug 28 2014]
Voiceless in the South Pacific [Published Canberra Times - Aug 28 2014]
Don't let them become our forgotten fathers [Published The Catholic Weekly - Aug 28 2014]
Pauline's lifelong mission [Published CathNews - Aug 28 2014]
Manus Island asylum seeker in critical condition [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 28 2014]
NZ officials in Samoa to investigate fisherman'... [Published Radio New Zealand - Aug 28 2014]
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Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary named among the bes... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Aug 19 2014]
TORONTO — Three Canadian cities — Vancouver, Toronto and Calgary — have been named as some of the best places to live in the world, according to a report by The Economist . In the annual poll, the magazine’s Intelligence Unit ranked Vancouver as the ...
Papua New Guinea Businesses Impacted by Crime a... [Published Scoop NZ - World - Aug 15 2014]
PORT MORESBY: A World Bank Group report released today says that eight in ten businesses in Papua New Guinea suffer substantial losses and security costs as a result of high rates of crime and violence, slowing business expansion and hampering the country’s ...
Rugby League against Violence [Published Global Changemakers - Aug 07 2014]
Papua New Guinea has some of the highest levels of gender-based violence (GBV) in the world. Fortunately, what PNG also has is a passion for change and for Rugby League. Rugby League Against Violence (RLAV) aims to empower young rugby league players ...
InterOil Sets Second Quarter 2014 Results Confe... [Published PR Newswire: Energy - Aug 04 2014]
SINGAPORE and PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InterOil Corporation (NYSE:IOC) (POMSoX:IOC) ("InterOil" or the "Company") announced that it will release financial and operating results for the second quarter before the market ...
How Pacific Islanders Are Fighting Climate Chan... [Published Global Voices Online - Jul 20 2014]
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