Tags » Papua New Guinea

Commission suggests changes to mining laws

Post Courier

A NUMBER of changes have been proposed to the mining and environmental laws to ensure a win-win for all stakeholders.

This was made known during a public seminar in Port Moresby this week. 680 more words

Papua New Guinea

St Barbara warns of major impairments

Esmarie Swanepoel | Mining Weekly

Gold miner St Barbara has warned of impairment charges at its gold assets during the year ended June.

The miner has warned shareholders that it was expecting a full asset write-down of A$179-million at its Gold Ridge mine, on the Solomon Islands, given the suspension of the operations and the uncertainty about St Barbara’s ability to resume operations. 292 more words

Papua New Guinea

PAPUA NEW GUINEA: M5.7 - 119km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea 2014-07-30 16:00:58 UTC

2014-07-30 16:00:58 UTC
2014-07-31 02:00:58 UTC+10:00 at epicenter
2014-07-30 12:00:58 UTC-04:00 system time

7.185°S 154.842°E depth=10.0km (6.2mi)

Nearby Cities

119km (74mi) SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea… 35 more words


Pictures from Tanim Graun, Revenue Transparency Episode

1.       Mr. Richard Kassman – Government Relations Manager, Talisman Energy

2.       Ms. Mayambo Peipul – Project Manager – Business Against Corruption Alliance (BACA)

3.       Mr. Diari Vele – Department of Treasury Secretary… 46 more words

Papua New Guinea

ABG and its Australian consultants try and take control of small-scale mining

In a rather obvious attempt to take control and ultimately restrict the activities of small-scale gold miners on Bougainville the ABG and its Australian government paid foreign consultants are running a series of workshops. 1,115 more words

Papua New Guinea

BCL [Rio Tinto] awareness not going well

Romulus Masiu | Post Courier

THE proposed Bougainville Copper Limited (BCL) bel kol awareness currently underway throughout Central Bougainville is not going down well with some locals. 118 more words

Papua New Guinea

O'Neill's illegal logging: 403 days and counting...

It is now 403 days since Prime Minister Peter O’Neill was told that the SABL leases were unlawful and should be revoked.

It was on June 24, 2013 that he was given  160 more words

Papua New Guinea