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Evening Prayer 2.9.14, Martyrs of New Guinea, 1942

Jesus said to them, “If you were Abraham’s children, you would be doing what Abraham did, but now you are trying to kill me, a man who has told you the truth that I heard from God.” 1,927 more words

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Chinese looking to buy new owner of Frieda river mine

PanAust reveals $US1.7bn cost for Freida River

David Winning | Dow Jones | The Australian

PANAUST has said its majority-owned Frieda River copper-and-gold mining project in Papua New Guinea could cost $US1.7 billion to build. 111 more words

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Solomon mine bondholders count losses not riches

David Yong, Benjamin Purvis and David Stringer | Bloomberg

The unraveling of a two-year old gold-mining venture in Solomon Islands, a Pacific Ocean nation named for the biblical king known for his wisdom and wealth, is burning bondholders. 1,083 more words

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Hi friends!

I have been home almost a month now and it has flown by so far!
Many of you have asked “How long are you here for?” and while the question seems simple – it’s hard to give a simple answer!  489 more words

More troops sent to Porgera to defend Barrick operations

What sort of ‘development’ needs troops to be continuously deployed in local communities?

Is this really what we as Papua New Guineans want?

What about our values and our own development history? 339 more words

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Australians greenwashing the mining industry in PNG

An Australian funded project (IM4DC) says it wants to improve outcomes for developing countries from large-scale mining – but it merely covers up the destruction these mines cause to lives, cultures and the environment. 347 more words

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