Thursday  15 September 2022 Prime Minister Hon. James Marape  has reaffirmed Papua New Guinea’s relationship with United Kingdom and the Commonwealth calling it “very important” after he had a conversation with PNG’s new Head of State and Monarch, King Charles III. While in London and getting ready to join the formal events that are part […]
Thursday 15 September 2022; London, United Kingdom Prime Minister Hon. James Marape has verbally  invited  Papua New Guinea’s Head of State, His Majesty King Charles III, to officiate at the country’s 50th Independence Anniversary in three years’ time. In a  conversation that demonstrated the King’s familiarity and fondness of PNG, King Charles replied to the […]
Sunday 18 September 2022 Governor General Grand Chief Sir Bob Dadae and Lady Dadae at Lancaster House to sign the Condolence Book Governor General Grand Chief Sir Bob Bofeng Dadae  is in London, United Kingdom to attend the funeral program of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. The Governor General and Lady Emeline Dadae arrived in […]
 Saturday 17 September 2022; London, United Kingdom. Prime Minister Hon. James Marape today (170922) paid his respects to the late Queen Elizabeth II as her body lies in state at the Palace of Westminster, London. The Prime Minister was accompanied by his wife, Mrs Rachael Marape. The visit precedes a meeting with King Charles III […]
Minister for Information and Communications Technology, Hon, Timothy Masiu delivered Papua New Guinea’s aspiration in the Asia Pacific region and updated the regional leaders on the country’s progress in terms of cybersecurity, critical infrastructure, digital services, and other related policy directions at the Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF) and Asia Pacific Network Internet […]
1.0 JURISDICTION  1.1 Authority  The Papua New Guinea Parliament enacted the Digital Government Act 2022 (DGA) on 21 April 2022 and the DGA came into force on 8 August 2022. Pursuant to Section 5 of the DGA, the Departmental Head of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) is to administer the DGA.  1.2 […]
The Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF) gets underway in Singapore from 12 – 14 September 2022, which aims at advancing     the Internet governance development in the Asia Pacific region
Monday 12 September, 2022 Minister for Information and Communications Technology. Hon. Timothy Masiu has urged the Department of ICT to prioritise the dissemination of government information and contents to the rural population.  “I want the department to move up with its information dissemination. We are the government body that disseminates all government information and therefore […]
Monday 12 September 2022 Constabulary mourns passing of HM The Queen Elizabeth II Commissioner of Police David Manning said Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth the Second, has been a constant presence and beacon of hope for Papua New Guinea as it took its first step as an independent nation 47 years ago. “Sadly, as Papua New […]
Saturday 6  August 2022 No person, except citizens or permanent residents, are permitted to board an aircraft, vessel or vehicle bound for Papua New Guinea or otherwise enter Papua New Guinea, unless they have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. They will now all be required to be vaccinated using one of the ten COVID-19 vaccines […]