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Cruise to PNG

Just returned from a magic cruise to Papua New Guinea, pic shows our ship Pacific Aria anchored off the Conflict Islands. Was nice to let someone else drive for a change.

Papua New Guinea

Sir Julius Chan presents his speech during his big 80th birthday

I want to recognise the His Excellency Governor General Dadae, Speaker of Parliament, the Prime Minister Hon. James Marape, members of the Diplomatic Corps, my brother Governors and MPs, my family and friends, and Paias Wingti, Sir Rabbie, Sir Mekere, Peter O’Neill and all my colleagues from a fifty-year political career.  4,230 more words

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International Environmentalist to Conduct Assessment on PNG's Porgera Gold Mine

Where has the Department of Conservation (now CEPA) been for the last twenty-five years? Has it ever assessed the environmental damage caused by Barrick Gold? 166 more words

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Papua LNG Talks In ‘Mexican Standoff’ As Govt Seeks New Gas Deal

Post Courier | August 21, 2019

The Papua LNG negotiations in Singapore have broken down into a ‘mexican standoff’ between two major oil conglomerates and the PNG government. 451 more words

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#EARTHQUAKE MAGNITUDE 5.4 BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.

https://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/earthquake.php?id=787570


Subject to change


Depth: 80 km

Distances: 695 km NW of Honiara, Solomon Islands / pop: 56,300 / local time: 20:24:55.3 2019-08-21

324 km SE of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea / pop: 26,300 / local time: 19:24:55.3 2019-08-21… 18 more words

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Oil Search on tenterhooks over Total's Papua New Guinea gas deal

Is PNG exacting payback on Oil Search for the UBS loan debacle?

Sonali Paul | Reuters | August 20, 2019

Oil Search warned on Tuesday that costs for a $13 billion plan to double gas exports from Papua New Guinea could rise if talks on a gas agreement between the government and Total SA drag on beyond next week. 409 more words

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2019-11 Austrailia and Melanesia

Nov.18th – Monday — Brisbane , Australia

Sunseekers flock to Brisbane. The Queensland capital enjoys a subtropical climate, defined by warm or hot weather for most of the year. 505 more words