Sustainable Papua New Guinea: PM links progress to UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

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COVID-19 may have impacted the progress of Papua New Guinea’s rollout of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, but Prime Minister James Marape has made it clear that sustainability and progress go hand in hand, and business must play a role.

Papua New Guinean Young Guns [Part 2]

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Papua New Guineans Len Awinup and Lydia Lisa Dimokari are creating change through two initiatives that could level up the field for young people around the country.

Boardroom Briefing: ICT community goes green, coronavirus and radical salary adjustments

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The UN releases new global greenhouse goals for the ICT industry, world economy at risk from the coronavirus outbreak of and the company where everyone earns the same. Readings from around the world on business, leadership and management.

A review of Papua New Guinea’s proposed legislative reforms

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Proposed legislative reforms related to foreign investment, land, and arbitration in Papua New Guinea.

Boardroom briefing: Boeing’s new CEO, Pacific businesses help OZ, and banks vs the climate emergency

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The Boeing Company gets a new CEO, small Pacific businesses help Australia, and banks to curb investments in fossil fuels. Readings from around the world on business, leadership and management.

Opinion: The Blue Pacific is running out of time for action on climate change

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This week, Pacific Island Forum leaders welcomed António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, to the Pacific region to witness the reality of climate change. This is their official statement.

Security situation a ‘setback’ for business in Southern Highlands Province, says Chamber of Commerce President

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Berry Mini, President of the Southern Highlands Chamber of Commerce, told Business Advantage PNG last Friday that there is an increased security presence in Mendi, particularly in front of key commercial and government buildings. The state of emergency is also affecting earthquake recovery supplies.

People moves: United Nations, KPMG

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A new Country Representative for the UN in PNG, Senior Taxation appointment at KPMG

In brief: Tolukuma to go into full production and other business news

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Gold mine to go into full production, royalties scrutiny and better access to basic infrastructure. Your weekly digest of the latest business news.

In brief: Papua New Guinea government suspends vegetable import ban, and other business stories

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Ban imported vegetables suspended for three months, Mainland CEO calls for tougher bio security measures, and Oil Search confident, despite low oil prices. Your weekly digest of the latest business news.