People at work: a slice of Papua New Guinea life

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PNG Now photographers Dean Arek and Godfreeman Kaptigua roamed the capital city of Papua New Guinea recently and found a dedicated workforce. The common story of the people photographed and interviewed is that they love their jobs.

Airways Residencies: development takes shape in Papua New Guinea

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A spacious new gated garden estate with one-, two- and three- bedroom luxury apartments is taking shape in Port Moresby.

‘One city, one people, one future’: Port Moresby’s vision for 2030

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With its estimated 760,000 population expected to grow by between 2.5 and four per cent annually, Port Moresby has a challenge to grow successfully. A new urban development plan outlines how it could be achieved.

The new, new normal: rules change and travel relaxes in the latest Papua New Guinea COVID update

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Controller David Manning has removed the capital’s curfew and travel restrictions are wound back. We examine the latest measures in Papua New Guinea’s fight against COVID-19.

COVID-19 hits Papua New Guinea’s mining sector

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COVID-19 has reached Papua New Guinea’s mining sector, with its two major mines announcing cases. Meanwhile, new measures are being introduced in response to the growing numbers of infections.

Port Moresby in lockdown: Papua New Guinean capital acts to halt spread of COVID-19

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Port Moresby will be closed for two weeks in a bid to stop community transmission after highest number of daily infections.

Discover Papua New Guinea’s National Museum & Art Gallery

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Papua New Guinea’s capital city, Port Moresby, has a handsome art gallery and museum that is worth checking out in your next visit to PNG.

Matter of the heart: meet Papua New Guinea’s first female heart and lung surgeon

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Kevin McQuillan meets Dr Elizabeth Alok, who is set to become PNG’s first female heart and lung surgeon.

Life in Port Moresby under lockdown [opinion]

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Associate Lecturer Dek Joe Sum is based at the University of Papua New Guinea and has been in lockdown in Port Moresby since 24 March. This is his experience.

New island resort opens in Papua New Guinea

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New island resort opens in Papua New Guinea