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  1. Gold is among the extractives that make up a huge proportion of Papua New Guinea's economy

    COVID-19 outbreak shutters huge Papua New Guinea mine

    A coronavirus outbreak has forced the closure of a major Papua New Guinea mine, its operator said Thursday, as the virus spreads to a remote ...
  2. Australian police released this picture of the drug-laden airplane that crashed on July 26 as it

    Five charged over Australia-bound cocaine in crashed plane

    Five alleged members of an Australia-based organised crime ring have been charged after hundreds of kilos of cocaine were discovered in a plane ...
  3. Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne speaks with a delegate from the Democratic Republic of the

    Australia to pledge US$207m for Indo-Pacific vaccine program

    Australia will pledge AUS$300 million (US$207 million) to provide vaccines to children in the Indo-Pacific region at a Global Vaccine Summit on ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: 75th Golden Globe Awards – Arrivals – Beverly Hills

    'Killing Zac Efron' star is home after falling ill in PNG

    American actor Zac Efron confirmed on Monday that he recently fell ill while filming a survival reality TV show in Papua New Guinea.
  5. The Panguna mine is seen in Bougainville

    Amid singing and dancing, PNG's Bougainville starts independence vote

    Amid singing, dancing and the beat of drums, John Momis, the president of Papua New Guinea's region of Bougainville, was one of the first to cast ...