Opportunities for business in reopened Fiji and Solomon Islands

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With key Pacific economies such as Fiji and the Solomon Islands now opened up after COVID, what opportunities do they offer Papua New Guinea-based businesses, and what are the keys to success? Some experts provide their insights.

In brief: Papua New Guinea’s potential to become the Pacific’s ‘Powerhouse’ and other stories

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Latest ANZ Pacific Report highlights Papua New Guinea’s economic potential, Santos posts record production largely due to PNG and a new partnership between Paradise Foods and PHAMA Plus. Your business news in nutshell.

Six questions for Vele Rupa, General Manager–Corporate Affairs, Steamships

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Vele Rupa was recently appointed as the new General Manager–Corporate Affairs at Steamships. He chats with Business Advantage PNG about his new role, the opportunities he sees in the market and what lies ahead for the company.

From paper clips to drones: the strategy of a business superstore

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Business superstore Theodist has specialised in the provision of office supplies and technology for over fifty years in Papua New Guinea.  Business Advantage PNG sat down with the company’s Chief Executive Officer, Kumar Baliah, to find out more about his strategy and vision for the future.

Papua New Guinea businesses have appetite for diversity and inclusion, says Business Coalition for Women

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Now that business is almost back as usual in Papua New Guinea, the Business Coalition for Women (BCFW) is working on new programs that aim to achieve gender equality and inclusion in the country. BCFW’s Executive Director Evonne Kennedy speaks with Business Advantage PNG.

Papua New Guinea offers big opportunities for SMEs in the health and creative sectors

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Entrepreneur Janet Sios told the recent Business Advantage PNG Investment Conference about the secret of her success and what sectors might provide the best new opportunities. 

People moves: Black Swan International

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Black Swan International announces change to its management team.

Sweet as can be: a buzzing future for Papua New Guinea apiculture

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Helping Hand Honey Producers, Papua New Guinea’s second largest honey producer, has long-term goals to increase honey production to meet rising demand and also export. Founder and Managing Director Kelly Inae talks to Business Advantage PNG.

Plummeting prices of solar will ‘change the game’ in Papua New Guinea: President

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Christian Lohberger, President of the Solar Association of PNG, updates Business Advantage PNG on all matters solar and why the future of Papua New Guinea’s renewables sector looks bright.

Finance and trade: Samoa’s first female Prime Minister on the future of investment

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Samoa is one of the few countries in the world that remains COVID-19 free. Prime Minister Fiame Naomi Mata’afa outlines the challenges, and trade and investment opportunities that re-opening the country to the world bring.