Papua New Guinea and ExxonMobil Working Together to Expand Investment and Create More Jobs

  The Prime Minister has expressed confidence in the ongoing strength of the commitment by ExxonMobil in Papua New Guinea’s economy, saying there is scope for greater investment and job creation from the company that is one of the largest foreign investors in...
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PNG COCOA FARMERS SET TO BENEFIT FROM CONCLUSION OF AGREEMENT PROCESS

Tens of thousands of Papua New Guinea cocoa-farmers look set to benefit as the result of a process that concluded at an event involving Foreign Affairs and Trade Minister, Rimbink Pato MP, at the United Nations this week. The Minister presented to the UN the document...
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PAPUA NEW GUINEA AND AUSTRALIAN PRIME MINISTERS’ DEPARTMENTS SIGN MOU ON INSTITUTIONAL STRENGTHENING

The Department of Prime Minister & National Executive Council of Papua New Guinea and the Australian Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet yesterday (20/09/17) signed a Memorandum of Understanding concerning technical cooperation and institutional partnership....
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Supplementary Budget Maintains Focus on Core Service Delivery – Government Maintains Commitment to DSIP and PSIP

Prime Minister has expressed his confidence with the supplementary budget, which will be tabled in coming Parliament session, commencing on 26th September 2017. The supplementary budget is necessary to balance the budget due to the adjustments in the...
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PM O’Neill to Deliver PNG Country Statement at UN General Assembly – Will also meet with Leading Resources Sector Investors

The Prime Minister, Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP, will travel to the United States of America this week to present Papua New Guinea’s Country Statement to world leaders at the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. In the lead-up to the...
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Speech by Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP Prime Minister Independence Day Address 16 September 2017

Good Morning,   It is my great pleasure to once again extend greetings to you, my fellow Papua New Guineans, as we celebrate the 42nd anniversary of our Independence and Nationhood.   I am sure that you will agree with me that we have come a long way since...
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Speech by Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP, Prime Minister At the 6th Pacific Tuna Forum Under the theme: “Fostering Greater Social, Economic and Financial Benefits – Through Sustainable Management and Development of Tuna Resources” 13 September 2017

Good Morning, It is a pleasure for Papua New Guinea to host this very prestigious 6th Pacific Tuna Forum. Tuna is indeed the natural resource that binds the peoples and Governments of the Pacific Islands together. Tuna is also the major revenue earner for many of our...
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A GOVT TEAM IS SET TO REVIEW MANAGEMENT OF CURRENT OFFICES LEASED BY THE STATE

  A government team is set to commence work by next week to do an audit of the current management of office leases by the State. The Chief Secretary to Government Isaac Lupari CBE announced this yesterday following the Prime Minister’s directive to review the...
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No More Breadcrumbs for Pacific Island Fisheries

Now is the time for Pacific Island Nations to work together to end predatory behavior by companies that take unfair advantage in the fisheries sector, so that value can be added to exports. This was the message from Papua New Guinea’s Prime Minister, Hon. Peter...
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Healthy Oceans Key Issue for Pacific Islands Forum

The Prime Minister, Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP, has arrived in Apia, Samoa, for the 48th Pacific Islands’ Forum Meeting. “The Pacific Islands Forum is the premier organisation for the promotion of development and cultural engagement between Pacific Islands Nations,”...
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