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O'Neill government betrays the people of PNG and backs experimental seabed mining despite overwhelming opposition

The government of Peter O’Neill has shrugged off overwhelming community opposition to controversial experimental seabed mining and signed a new agreement with Nautilus Minerals…

Nautilus Minerals and State of PNG Resolve Issues and Sign Agreement… 452 more words

Papua New Guinea

Rimbunan Hijau evicts Bumbu residents in Lae

Thirty houses in the Bumbu settlement in Lae were forcibly removed and the families evicted 2 months ago with all the trees bulldozed. The residents are now living in tents, waiting for a better response from the company involved and the government. 249 more words

Papua New Guinea

KSi Daily Report: 24 April, 2014

A rather quiet trading session on POMSOX today which saw only three stocks that traded. The Kina Securities Index, KSi, was flat at 3,647.22 points. Meanwhile the Home Index or KSHi stayed at 8,131.33 points. 124 more words

KSi Daily Report

DEC approves marine waste dumping for Woodlark mine

Review complete for gold mine in Woodlark Islands

Post Courier

The prospects of Woodlark Island gold mine project opening is nearing as review of environmental impact was recently completed. 346 more words

Papua New Guinea

Barrick-Newmont tie-up could create new top flight Australia gold producer

Mining Weekly 

Australia could spawn a new mega gold producer if Barrick Gold Corp and Newmont Mining Corp spin off their Asia-Pacific assets, heating up competition with the country’s underperforming market leader Newcrest Mining Ltd. 589 more words

Papua New Guinea

I Blame Victoria's Secret for This...

I don’t really know how I started thinking about this experience, but it was definitely one of the more unusual (not to say that any of my experiences in Papua New Guinea were anything like usual) experiences that I had while I was in PNG.   1,202 more words


Security guard affected by the thick smoke from MCC refinery

Mystery deepens regarding the story by John Bivi in the National Newspaper about pollution from the Basamuk refinery polluting local food crops and the gardens. 183 more words

Papua New Guinea