News - Papua New Guinea
5 Dec 2013
Multi national mobile phone operator, Digicell, says it has launched Papua New Guinea’s first solar charging station for mobile phone users. The project, completed with help from the New...
4 Nov 2013
At least nine people are feared dead after a landslide tore through a village in Papua New Guinea’s rugged Highlands region, following torrential rain. The chief of police in the Eastern...
24 Oct 2013
Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and countries in the Pacific are home to a quarter of the world's languages. Many of the languages though are at risk of disappearing without a trace. To help...
22 Oct 2013
Updated 21 October 2013, 19:07 AEST The World Bank is reassuring Pacific nations that its tough new poverty targets will not result in a reduced focus on the Pacific Islands. What the World...
10 Oct 2013
A former education secretary in Papua New Guinea, Dr Joseph Pagelio, says efforts are being made to turn the country into a reading nation.He says PNG faces a reading crisis with the bulk of...
16 Sep 2013
Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill says today's independence anniversary is cause for celebration and optimism. September 16, 2013 marks the 38th anniversary of PNG's independence...
26 Aug 2013
A team from Papua New Guinea won the 3rd Pacific Islands Triathlon & Cycling Championships in Port Moresby over the weekend. The favourites, Guam, finished second with the defending champions...