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MIL-Evening Report: Japanese development aid funding splits Pacific unity on key WHO post

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APJS newsfile, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Asia-Pacific Journalism, English, Evening Report, Health and Fitness, Health Policy, Japan, Malaysia, MIL OSI, Nauru, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Islands Forum, Pacific Islands health, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, WHO, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Japanese development aid funding splits Pacific unity on key WHO post

Dr Colin Tukuitonga, a New Zealander of Niuean descent and proposed by New Zealand, was given resounding support for his nomination from Pacific countries. Image: AUT The Western Pacific post for the World Health Organisation is a vitally important role for the region. However, reports Sri Krishnamurthi for Asia Pacific Journalism, the earlier unity over […]

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MIL-Evening Report: How PNG brought back polio and the key lessons learned

By   /  September 17, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, English, Evening Report, Featured, Health and Fitness, Health Policy, HIV/AIDS, Human Rights, Indigenous, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Islands health, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Polio, Reportage, Reports, RNZ Pacific, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: How PNG brought back polio and the key lessons learned

By Jamie Tahana, RNZ Pacific journalist When Max Manape received the confirmation in Papua New Guinea his heart sank. A 22-month-old girl had been diagnosed with polio. She was paralysed. A few days later, another confirmation came. A two-year-old boy had been taken to a clinic with weakness in his legs. Workers sent away for […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Speech by Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP, Prime Minister At the 43rdIndependence Day Flag Raising, 16 September 2018

By   /  September 16, 2018  /  24-7, APEC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), Asia Pacific Region, Business, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Commodities, Crude, Culture, Economy, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Government of Papua New Guinea, Health, Investment, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Papua New Guinea, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Tourism, Trade, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Speech by Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP, Prime Minister At the 43rdIndependence Day Flag Raising, 16 September 2018

Source: Government of Papua New Guinea Headline: Speech by Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP, Prime Minister At the 43rdIndependence Day Flag Raising, 16 September 2018 THE WORDS OF OUR FATHERS Today we celebrate our freedom, and our land, and show our gratitude for the heritage passed down by our ancestors. We thank our Good Lord […]

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MIL-Evening Report: SODELPA’s Rabuka confident of winning power in Fiji election

By   /  September 15, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APJS newsfile, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia-Pacific Journalism, Culture, Democracy, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, Fiji constitution, Fiji elections, FijiFirst, IntJourn Project, MIL OSI, National Federation Party, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Sitiveni Rabuka, SODELPA  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: SODELPA’s Rabuka confident of winning power in Fiji election

By Sri Krishnamurthi of the Pacific Media Centre Fiji’s Social Democratic Liberal Party (SODELPA) leader Sitiveni Rabuka is confident of winning government benches in the 2018 general election. SODELPA, the largest opposition party from the 2014 election in Fiji, currently has 15 seats while FijiFirst has 32 and the National Federation Party has three in […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Only independence will appease Bougainvilleans, says Moses

By   /  September 14, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Bougainville, Bougainville Autonomous Region, Bougainville independence, Bougainville referendum, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, Human Rights, Indigenous, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, referendum, Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Only independence will appease Bougainvilleans, says Moses

“No amount of greater powers or autonomy will appease the people – especially after the loss of over 15,000 lives during the 10-year Bougainville War.” Image: PNG Post-Courier By Patrick Makis The people of Bougainville will only accept independence from Papua New Guinea and nothing else, says concerned Bougainvillean and independence hardliner Gabriel Moses. And […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Prime Minister Hon. Peter O’Neill 2018 Independence Day Message

By   /  September 13, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, Crude, Culture, English, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Government of Papua New Guinea, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Papua New Guinea, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Tourism, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Prime Minister Hon. Peter O’Neill 2018 Independence Day Message

Source: Government of Papua New Guinea Headline: Prime Minister Hon. Peter O’Neill 2018 Independence Day Message EMBRACING THE FUTURE We must prepare our communities to adapt to changes in the modern world. This includes dealing with natural disasters brought about by climate change so we can protect our people. We must better adapt to the […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Deputy Prime Minister, Hon. Charles Abel MP: Sovereign Bond Update

By   /  September 13, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Budget, Crude, English, Exploration, Fiscal Updates, Gas, Government of Papua New Guinea, Hong Kong, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Mining, NATO, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Papua New Guinea, Singapore, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Deputy Prime Minister, Hon. Charles Abel MP: Sovereign Bond Update

Source: Government of Papua New Guinea Headline: Deputy Prime Minister, Hon. Charles Abel MP: Sovereign Bond Update The Deputy PM and Treasurer, Charles Abel returned to Port Moresby today after leading the international roadshow to market PNGs inaugural (first ever) sovereign bond. The DPM and delegation covered Singapore, Hong Kong, London, New York, Boston and […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: APEC hosts’ roadshow at POMNATHS

By   /  September 9, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, APEC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Education, English, Government of Papua New Guinea, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Papua New Guinea, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: APEC hosts’ roadshow at POMNATHS

Source: Government of Papua New Guinea Headline: APEC hosts’ roadshow at POMNATHS The APEC Coordination Authority (ACA) has embarked on a number of awareness programs at educational institutions in Port Moresby. They are the “APEC Roadshows” currently held at secondary schools and the “APEC Lecture Series” by ACA Director-General Sir Charles Lepani held at tertiary […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: WOMEN ENCOURGAED TO GET INVOLVED IN GLOBAL TRADE

By   /  September 9, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Economics, Economy, English, Government of Papua New Guinea, Labour, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Papua New Guinea, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: WOMEN ENCOURGAED TO GET INVOLVED IN GLOBAL TRADE

Source: Government of Papua New Guinea Headline: WOMEN ENCOURGAED TO GET INVOLVED IN GLOBAL TRADE Reducing barriers to women’s involvement in Global Trade was the topic of discussion during the women in economy forum held at recently. The discussion focused on women entrepreneurs and women owned businesses and MSMEs that can benefit from incentives such […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Guangdong Leader Welcomed to Papua New Guinea

By   /  September 9, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, APEC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), Asia Pacific Region, Business, China, Commerce, Economy, Education, English, Exports, Government of Papua New Guinea, Investment, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Papua New Guinea, Peoples Republic Of China, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Guangdong Leader Welcomed to Papua New Guinea

Source: Government of Papua New Guinea Headline: Guangdong Leader Welcomed to Papua New Guinea The Prime Minister, Hon. Peter O’Neill CMG MP, has welcomed H.E. Li Xi, the Secretary of the Communist Party in Guangdong Province in China to Papua New Guinea. In receiving the highest-ranking leader from Guangdong, a province of 110 million people […]

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