Despite high degrees of uncertainty and lack of initial information, Oil Search responded immediately to the victims of the 7.5 magnitude earthquake that shook Hela and Southern Highlands Provinces early this year. Relief and restoration efforts are continuing in Hela Province still to this day, and this independent reporter looks back over the last five months to showcase what really took place.Read more
While a Produce Distribution Depot for Highlands farmers was launched on Tuesday this week in Port Moresby, Enga Governor Sir Peter Ipatas, says the National Government still has an outstanding commitment of K6 million, which is to help complete out-grower programs.Read more
Six missing road links will be open to give better access to coffee farmers in remote areas of the Highlands Region. The six roads in the respective highlands provinces include; Tabigua to Koinambe Road in Jiwaka; the Keu to Elimbari Ring Road in Simbu; the Yulip to Maramb and Nenembus Road in Enga; the Maupini to Wala Road in Southern Highlands and the Lufa to Unavi Road in Eastern Highlands province.Read more
he 19th Highlands Volleyball Tournament kick-started today in Mt Hagen City.
Thirty-two teams will be participating in the four-day volleyball tournament. The tournament started this afternoon and will continue over the weekend, ending on Monday. The participating teams travelled to Mt Hagen from Ramu in Madang Province, Eastern Highlands, Chimbu, Jiwaka and Mt Hagen.Read more