With the cooperation of the United Nations Developments Programme (UNDP) locals from the three wards have extensively progressed into cash crop farming and selling their produce either in markets around the Baining area or at Kokopo Town market. This is a major boost for them.Read more
Young drunken youths stormed Lorengau General Hospital on Friday night (August 11, 2017) and early hours of Saturday during the weekend and terrorised the hospital staffs vandalising hospital properties and stole personal items for the guidance for the sick patients, Police Chief revealed.Read more
In its Full Year results released today, Newcrest Managing Director & CEO Sandeep Biswas, highlighted the contribution of Lihir to the company’s overall performance – with Lihir generating AUD$353 million during this time – more than K850 million.Read more
Monies held by commercial banks in personal bank accounts during the shutdown period in Bougainville at the height of the civil war have been queried.
EMTV News is aware that large sum of monies were left in bank accounts when these commercial banks fled the civil war.
Christine Tonama, one of many Bougainvilleans who owned a business during the golden days of the then North Solomons, told EMTV News, this was a dead issue never raised, and she was happy when this media queried the issue.Read more
“There is a lot of unfinished work that Doug needs to finish. I am happy he will be back,” Archbishop Panfilo said.
A stay order obtained from the Kokopo National Court by the Rabaul Catholic Archdiocese was summoned to the Immigration office not to deport Mr Tennent.
The immigration office refused the stay order.
Last month, the National court in Kokopo, yet again, issued another court order, demanding the immigration office to return Mr Tennent into the country within two weeks.
This afternoon, the Catholic Archdiocese of Rabaul will welcome him back to his home at Vunapope.Read more
Rabaul MP, Dr Allan Marat has returned to East New Britain province this morning following the adjournment of Parliament on Wednesday.
He arrived at the Tokua Airport at 8am to a grand welcome hosted by the Rabaul District.Read more
“It’s a brand new lounge with comfortable sitting arrangement, tea and coffee facility and toilets. Our ECMs can sit in the comfort of a new lounge while waiting for their flights,” Foo said.Read more
National Alliance Party Secretary, Joyce Grant has confirmed that the Alliance will be travelling to Port Moresby today.
A much anticipated media conference expected to be hosted by the Alliance leaders in their Kokopo camp today has been further delayed and will be held in Port Moresby sometimes within the remaining 24 hours.Read more
While speaking on the local radio NBC East New Britain on Monday this week, the five members elect made strong assurances to bond together as a team.
Despite their different political party affiliations, the 5 members said that would not change their will to deliver to the people of East New Britain.Read more
Moves to re-open the Panguna copper mine on Bougainville are gathering momentum. Funding the re-opening is a key concern, however, says Bougainville President, John Momis. Could one of the global mining majors get involved?Read more