In Brief: New petroleum regulator on Papua New Guinea’s radar and other business stories

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The Papua New Guinea’s Petroleum Minister has said he will put forward a bill on the proposed National Petroleum Authority and Bougainville receives an extra $US700,000 to support its referendum. Your weekly digest of the latest business news.

In brief: State-owned enterprises told to lift performance and other business stories

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Papua New Guinea’s state-owned enterprises given pep-talk by Minister, new Credit Guarantee Corporation to be established and Ramu NiCo sales fall. Your weekly digest of the latest business news.

In brief: Papua LNG project to put Papua New Guinea as leading LNG exporter, and other business stories

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Forex turnover more than K4b in October, call for joint PNG-Australia coastguard initiative, and one kina chocolate bar on sale locally. Your weekly digest of the latest business news.

People moves: Nautilus Minerals

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A departure from Nautilus Minerals

In brief: Prime Minister O’Neill on trade visit to China, and other business stories

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Prime Minister O’Neill on trade visit to China, state of emergency in Southern Highlands, and the future of trade tariffs on tuna exports to the UK. Your weekly digest of the latest business news.

In brief: Oil Search says there is ‘distribution’ problem with payouts, and other business news

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Oil Search acknowledges problems with payouts, Frabelle denies shut down and the ICCC starts legal proceedings against Steamships. Your weekly digest of the latest business news.

In brief: Papua New Guinea to issue Eurobond later this year, and other business stories

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A US$500 million Eurobond to be issued later this year, Government owes US$88 million to local businesses and February earthquake bill to cost five percent of government expenditure. Your weekly digest of the latest business news.

People moves: Lae Chamber of Commerce, Oil Search, Nautilus Minerals, Insurance Commission

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New Executive voted in at Lae Chamber of Commerce, a new Director at Nautilus Minerals

People moves: Nautilus Minerals, Peopleconnexion, IHG Hotels Group

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A new Chief Operating Officer at Nautilus Minerals, a new regional Manager at Peopleconnexion and a new Hotel Manager at the Crowne Plaza 

In brief: KPH and Total to market LNG sales jointly, and other business stories

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Joint venture to sell Papua LNG output, Second mining lease issued in Bougainville, Cabinet approves Ramu Two project. Your weekly digest of the latest business news.