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  • 13
  • Mar

Papua New Guinea’s first liquefied natural gas cargo is expected to leave from near Port Moresby in the next four months, with the $US19 billion (K46bn) PNG LNG project set to perform a rare regional feat by coming on stream ahead of schedule.

  • 13
  • Mar

FIJI TIMES - Bank South Pacific (BSP) has launched its new VISA debit card in Suva, which, among other things, will make travelling easier for its customers.

  • 13
  • Mar

Fiji TV - Fiji is one of eight countries in the region where 20 percent of the population still live in hardship – meaning they are unable to meet all of their basic needs.

  • 13
  • Mar

RNZI: Vanuatu's Disaster Management Office says the death toll could rise as it establishes the full extent of damage caused by Tropical Cyclone Lusi.

  • 13
  • Mar

ABC: The giant ExxonMobil liquefied natural gas project in Papua New Guinea is months ahead of schedule and is expected to deliver first gas by mid-year.

  • 15
  • Mar

ONE of the many factors to achieving success in an organisation is having the right people at the forefront of operations.

  • 15
  • Mar

Companies whose members are actively contributing to Papua New Guinea's Superannuation Fund - Nasfund have been warned that failure to remit contributions on time will result in legal action being taken against them.

  • 15
  • Mar

The Fiji-Papua New Guinea Business Council, will host quarterly events to keep and increase member-interest on investment opportunities available between both countries.

  • 19
  • Mar

PNA - The Parties to the Nauru Agreement (PNA) closed its annual officials meeting Friday after discussing ways to control tuna supply and therefore increase economic returns to Pacific countries. 

  • 19
  • Mar

RNZI: A judge in Papua New Guinea says asylum seekers on Manus Island are living in a cobbled-together detention centre, amid heavy security and in a very tense atmosphere, RNZI reports.

  • 19
  • Mar

Samoa's Chamber of Commerce has urged the Government to undertake key tax reforms to boost investment.

  • 19
  • Mar

SPC: SPC is issuing a series of country reports for the Cook Islands, Fiji, Federated States of Micronesia, Palau, Solomon Islands, Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu covering the status of sea cucumber resources and related management recommendations. While these coastal invertebrates are generally in decline, the situation in each country calls for specific recommendations.