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Freeport’s $3.8b divestment mine deal – what it actually means

Published By   /  July 15, 2018  /  Analysis, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Business, Divestment, Economics, Featured, Freeport Indonesia, Freeport McMoRan, Freeport mine, Grasberg, Indonesia, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, Mining, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Press Release, Reports, West Papua  /  Comments Off on Freeport’s $3.8b divestment mine deal – what it actually means

By Stefanno Reinard Sulaiman in Jakarta Four Indonesian ministers gathered to witness the signing of an agreement between state-owned mining holding group PT Indonesia Asahan Aluminium (Inalum) and Freeport-McMoran (FCX) to take over Papua’s PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) in complex deals worth $3.85 billion. Under the agreement, Indonesia will take control of 51 percent of […]

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Scott Waide: Any Facebook shutdown in PNG dangerous on many levels

Published By   /  May 31, 2018  /  APEC, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Business, Facebook, Global, Human Rights, ICT, Innovation, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, PNG Post-Courier, Politics, Press Release, Reports, Sam Basil, Security, Social Media, Surveillance, Telecommunications  /  Comments Off on Scott Waide: Any Facebook shutdown in PNG dangerous on many levels

The Post-Courier story that stirred up the Facebook ban controversy … now mixed messages from the PNG government. Image: PMC screenshot of PC OPINION: By Scott Waide in Lae Maybe it was a slip of the tongue or a misinterpreted statement… But there is no doubt that whatever it was that Papua New Guinea’s Minister […]

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PNG prime minister slams gas failure report as ‘fake news’

Published By   /  May 2, 2018  /  APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Business, Development, ExxomMobil, Featured, Hela, Indigenous, Media, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Arts, New Releases, New Zealand, News, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, PNG LPG Project, Politics, Press Release, Reports, SBS News, Southern Highlands, Sustainability, Technology  /  Comments Off on PNG prime minister slams gas failure report as ‘fake news’

The huge PNG Hides gas conditioning plant in Hela province, Papua New Guinea. Image: PNG-Geo By Stefan Armbruster of SBS News in Brisbane Papua New Guinea’s prime minister has dismissed as “fake news” a report that claims a partially-Australian funded liquefied natural gas project is failing to deliver a promised economic boom to his people. […]

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