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Where has US$17 million from the World Bank gone?

US$17 million has been spent – but on what?

  • Have benefits from the extractive industries to the national budget improved?
  • Have benefits to mining affected communities improved?
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Papua New Guinea

the impossible

Today I was reminded of something from my Papua New Guinea orientation training from over three years ago. We were sitting in class – we had loads of class time – learning about the PNG culture. 295 more words

Thoughts

PNG show their class to thrash Fiji in women's soccer

By Elijah Elijah, Games News Service

PORT MORESBY, July 6 – Meagen Gunemba (PNG) scored a hat-trick as Papua New Guinea’s women’s soccer team put on a classy performance to beat Fiji 5-1 at Bisini Grounds on Monday. 332 more words

Pacific Games

Records fall as New Caledonia, Tahiti and PNG dominate in the pool

By Joanna Lester, Games News Service

PORT MORESBY, July 6 – Four Pacific Games records fell on the first night of the Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games swimming competition at BSP Arena, with New Caledonia, Tahiti and Papua New Guinea dominating the medal tally. 711 more words

Pacific Games

Tahiti paddles to clean sweep in va'a

By Leslie Omaro, Games News Service

PORT MORESBY, July 6 – Tahiti has claimed a clean sweep of gold medals on day one of Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games va’a competition at the Naval Base on Monday. 239 more words

Event Review

Samoa and PNG continue hot touch footy form

By Samuel Kehatsin, Games News Service

PORT MORESBY, July 6 – Samoa and Papua New Guinea men’s and women’s teams chalked up good wins in the last of the touch footy round robin games at the Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games on Monday. 271 more words

Pacific Games

Lefranc sisters help Tahiti down PNG 90-57 in women’s basketball

By Natalie Cholohei, Games News Service

PORT MORESBY, July 6 – Alizee Lefranc scored 28 points to lead Tahiti to a 90-57 victory over Papua New Guinea in the teams’ first game of the Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games basketball tournament at BSP Arena. 261 more words

Papua New Guinea