Opposition Boycott of National Economy is Nonsense, Public Service to be Business as Usual

The Chief Secretary to Government, Ambassador Isaac Lupari, described the antics of a few opposition members telling people to boycott the economy as self serving.   “It goes without saying that all public servants will stay out of politics and continue to work....
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Speech by Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP, Prime Minister At the 43rdIndependence Day Flag Raising, 16 September 2018

THE WORDS OF OUR FATHERS Today we celebrate our freedom, and our land, and show our gratitude for the heritage passed down by our ancestors. We thank our Good Lord for these things every day, in our National Anthem and our National Pledge. Each year, on the 16thof...
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Prime Minister Hon. Peter O’Neill 2018 Independence Day Message

EMBRACING THE FUTURE   We must prepare our communities to adapt to changes in the modern world.   This includes dealing with natural disasters brought about by climate change so we can protect our people.   We must better adapt to the evolving global economy, so that...
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Deputy Prime Minister, Hon. Charles Abel MP: Sovereign Bond Update

The Deputy PM and Treasurer, Charles Abel returned to Port Moresby today after leading the international roadshow to market PNGs inaugural (first ever) sovereign bond. The DPM and delegation covered Singapore, Hong Kong, London, New York, Boston and Los Angeles in 10...
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APEC hosts’ roadshow at POMNATHS

The APEC Coordination Authority (ACA) has embarked on a number of awareness programs at educational institutions in Port Moresby. They are the “APEC Roadshows” currently held at secondary schools and the “APEC Lecture Series” by ACA Director-General Sir Charles Lepani...
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APEC WEF delegates visit Bougainville

The APEC Women and the Economy Forum has concluded on Friday 7 September 2018 followed by a regional visit to Bougainville to see how women entrepreneurs there are excelling in business.  Upon arrival at Buka airport, they were treated with tsutsu, Bougainville...
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WOMEN ENCOURGAED TO GET INVOLVED IN GLOBAL TRADE

Reducing barriers to women’s involvement in Global Trade was the topic of discussion during the women in economy forum held at recently.   The discussion focused on women entrepreneurs and women owned businesses and MSMEs that can benefit from incentives such as...
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Guangdong Leader Welcomed to Papua New Guinea

The Prime Minister, Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP, has welcomed H.E. Li Xi, the Secretary of the Communist Party in Guangdong Province in China to Papua New Guinea.   In receiving the highest-ranking leader from Guangdong, a province of 110 million people and a Gross...
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APEC Women in Economy meeting commences

The APEC Second Meeting on the Policy Partnership on Women and the Economy (PPWE2) commenced this morning and is the first of a week long program of high level dialogues focusing on empowering women and the economy within the APEC region.   Chairman of the PPWE2...
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PM O’Neill Welcomes Vice President Pence for APEC – Highlights PNG Gratitude for Helping Secure 400-year-old King James Bible

The Prime Minister, Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP, has welcomed the announcement that United States Vice President Mike Pence will visit Papua New Guinea to attend the APEC Summit on 17-18 November.   “Vice President Pence is an outstanding Leader, and we look forward to...
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