In our largely patriarchal society, it’s no secret that over the years, women have faced unavoidable challenges been heard and seen. Some may even argue that women face harder obstacles then men.Read more
The Microfinance Expansion Project has rolled out training to the provinces and many people in remote areas have benefited from the training; more recently, in the Manus Province.Read more
The Centre for Excellence in Financial Inclusion along with its partners launched a Gender Equity and Social Inclusion Policy, or GESI for short, for microfinance institutions.
The policy is designed to improve financial inclusion by strengthening PNG’s financial sector and to close the gender gap in financial inclusion.Read more
Central Bank governors and representatives from financial institutions around the Pacific gathered in Kokopo, East New Britain for the 3rd annual Pacific Islands Regional Initiative Leaders Roundtable.
The two-day meeting is hosted by the Central Bank of Papua New Guinea and the Alliance for Financial Inclusion, based in Kuala Lumpur.Read more
The company has recently invested in bio-gas facilities to reduce their costs of operation which is significantly cheaper than burning diesel.Read more
PHAMA, works with the public and private sectors to promote Pacific exports of primary and value added produce.Read more
West New Britain province; home of the oil palm and for the past 50 years, home of palm oil giant, New Britain Palm Oil limited.
The company yesterday marked their 50th anniversary in Papua New Guinea, first incorporated in the country in 1967 and has since grown into the largest private sector employer in the country.
New Britain Palm Oil is supplying electricity from biogas to the people of Kimbe through a partnership with PNG Power. Biogas typically refers to a mixture of different gases produced by the breakdown of organic matter, in this case methane is produced by the palm oil mile fluence or the mill waste.Read more
Papua New Guinea is teeming with innovative entrepreneurs looking for avenues to launch their ideas and products. Since the 2017Read more
Music lovers in Port Moresby were treated to the neo-soul tunes from Papua New Guinean born singer, Ngaiire.
The singer headlined a mini-concert at Port Moresby nightclub, The Cosmopolitan.