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New report reveals child undernutrition cost the PNG economy up to $1.5 billion in...

Save the Children and Frontier Economics has found that child undernutrition cost the PNG economy up to USD$1.5 billion in a single year (FY 2015-16).

Papua New Guinea set for costly, unpredictable poll

From the outside, O'Neill looks to be in a strong position. His government holds a significant majority in parliament, and the opposition is fractured.

Commonwealth observers arrive in Papua New Guinea

“Our terms of reference are to observe the electoral process and consider the factors that could impinge on the credibility of the electoral process."

PNG to bring in foreign Cybercrime Experts

Nicta chief executive Charles Punaha, pictured, said experts had to be brought in due to the limited capacity available locally in relation to cybercrime

US$20m boost for sustainable tourism project in PNG

With rich natural diversity and unique cultural traditions, PNG has broad appeal to the tourism market.

15 missing, one dead in Solomon Islands

Police in Marau have so far rescued eight of the 23 people mostly youths that travelled in the boat.

Vodafone Flying Fijians named for Italy Test match

Coach McKee said that he had selected a very strong team with a good mix of experienced and new players.

Forum helps raise awareness on elder abuse

Elder abuse does not have to be physical; for many victims it is financial exploitation, psychological abuse or neglect.

Solomons a step closer

THE Solomon Islands is another step closer to the World Cup following their 2-1 against Port Moresby Tuesday night. The win confirmed their spot for...

USP integrates financial education in short courses curriculum

USP Pacific TAFE offers skills-based qualifications and short courses that are targeted at workforce development and training of individuals currently in or entering the workforce.