Aviation and maritime industries in Papua New Guinea to address new emissions rules

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Ocean freight and air freight services, both in and out of Papua New Guinea, will be required to ensure they are compliant with future emissions reductions requirements. Rensie Panda, Lead Climate Change Negotiator at the Climate Change & Development Authority, tells Business Advantage PNG what to expect.

People moves: Airlines PNG and Cloudy Bay Sustainable Forestry

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Airlines PNG appoints a new Chief Commercial Officer in a restructure, while there is a leadership change at Cloudy Bay Sustainable Forestry.

People moves: Air Niugini, Warwick Hotels and more

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CEO confirmed for Air Niugini, a new Chief Ombudsman and ex-Airlines PNG CEO finds plumb job in India.

Airlines PNG ends Virgin codeshare

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Airlines PNG says it will concentrate on improving its domestic services, after ending a code-sharing agreement with Virgin Australia on the Port Moresby to Brisbane route.

First step towards direct flights between Lae and Cairns?

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Business people in Morobe Province are hoping a new timetable, which sees Air Niugini flying between Lae and Cairns via Port Moresby, is the first step towards direct flights between Australia and PNG’s second city.

Nasfund turnaround due to improved investment performance: Tarutia

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PNG’s largest superannuation fund, Nasfund, released its annual results earlier this month. Business Advantage PNG spoke with its Chief Executive Officer Ian Tarutia.

Airlines PNG–Virgin codeshare should continue: ICCC

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The codeshare arrangement between Airlines PNG and Virgin Australia should be allowed to continue, according to a draft decision released yesterday by the Papua New Guinea Independent Consumer and Competition Commission (ICCC).

Around the World: royal visit/Ross Garnaut/aviation

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Royal visit The recent visit to PNG by the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall generated plenty of interest in the UK media. The Telegraph previewed the visit with one of the better travel articles we’ve seen on PNG and followed up with an excellent online photo gallery. PNG was also featured in Lonely Planet Founder Tony […]