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People moves: Digicel Fiji, P&O Maritime Logistics

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Digicel Fiji gets a new boss and P&0 Maritime Logistics welcomes a new Chief Executive.

Boardroom briefing: more support for startups, effective remote working, keeping employees happy in a crisis

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Startups getting more government support, how to be productive working from home, and keeping your essential employees motivated during the COVID-19 crisis.

In brief: African swine fever reaches Papua New Guinea and other business stories

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The Minister for Agriculture puts measures in place to stop the spread of the African swine fever and protect the pork industry, Prime Minister James Marape announces stimulus package and ICCC monitors shops to avoid price spikes in essential items. The business news you need to kickstart your week.

People moves: Easy Skill, Bank South Pacific

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Easy Skill announces a new Immigration Specialist and BSP Vanuatu welcomes a Head of Corporate.

Boardroom briefing: video conferencing tools, employers’ role with health, and keeping up remote team morale

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Alternatives to Skype, the vital role for employers in TB and COV-19 health, and keeping remote teams productive. Readings from around the world on business, leadership and coronavirus.

In brief: What companies in Papua New Guinea are doing to stop the spread of COVID-19 and other business stories

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Telikom PNG launches a COVID-19 helpline, mining companies announce contingency plans and studies conducted at the Frieda River project site to be finalised. The news you need to kickstart your week.

COVID-19 arrives in Papua New Guinea: what now?

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With the first case of COVID-19 in PNG announced at the weekend, there are warnings there could be essential-item shortages and changed working conditions, but business has been preparing for its arrival.

Boardroom briefing: remote working, telcos face rise in data usage

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Remote workers are the future, telcos feel the work-from-home pinch and the gear you need to get the job done at home. Readings from around the world on business, leadership and coronavirus.

In brief: World Bank anticipates drop in exports for Papua New Guinea and other business stories

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The World Bank predicts lower export revenue for Papua New Guinea, fuel prices set to fall, and retailer appeals for calm. The business news you need to kickstart your week. 

People moves: Asian Development Bank, PNG FM, Lockton, Microsoft, ICTSI, OTML

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A new DG at the Asian Development Bank’s Pacific Department, PNG FM names General Manager, Lockton announces Head of Client Solutions Asia Pacific, new comms manager to Ok Tedi Mining and change of leadership at ICTSI South Pacific.