Prime Minister Marape and Australian High Commissioner Philp Foster Collaborative Efforts to Advance Papua New Guinea’s Development

Wednesday, 19 September 2023 In a productive meeting held at the Sir Manasupe Haus in Port Moresby today, Prime Minister Hon. James Marape met Australian High Commissioner to Papua New Guinea, His Excellency Jon Philp, to discuss critical aspects of cooperation and development between both nations. Prime Minister Marape expressed his deep appreciation for High […]

Prime Minister formally Welcomes New British High Commissioner to Papua New Guinea

Thursday, 21 September 2023 Prime Minister James Marape formally welcomes new British High Commissioner to PNG HE Ms Angela Macro (right). (photo credit: PM’s Media). Prime Minister Hon. James Marape today extended a warm and formal welcome to the new British High Commissioner to Papua New Guinea, Her Excellency Ms. Angela Macro. The meeting took […]

Ambassador Jamal Abdulla Al Suwaidi’s Visit Strengthens UAE-PNG Relations

 Wednesday, 19 September 2023 The Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), His Excellency Jamal Abdulla Al Suwaidi, embarked on a significant diplomatic mission today, paying a courtesy call on Prime Minister Hon. James Marape. This meeting followed the presentation of his credentials to Governor-General Sir Bob Dadae at Government House, Konedobu, marking a pivotal […]

G-G Receives credentials from UAE  Envoy to PNG 

Wednesday 20 September 2023 Papua New Guinea’s Governor General Grand Chief Sir Bob Dadae  has accepted a  Letter of Credence  from the Ambassador Designate of  the United Arab Emirates to PNG, His Excellency Mr. Jamal Abdullah Alsuwaidi. This significant event shows both country strengthening bilateral relations since it established diplomatic relations in 2017. At the […]

Key Stakeholders attend SEZ Foundation Policy Consultative workshop

Thursday 21 September 2023 Acting Secretary of  the Department of International Trade and Investment, Mrs Jacinta Warakai-Manua, addressing  stakeholders at the  draft SEZ Foundation policy consultative workshop at APEC Haus, Port Moresby. Key stakeholders attended the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) Foundation Policy Consultative workshop hosted at Apec Haus, Port Moresby by the Ministry and Department […]


Monday 18  September 2023, NEW YORK Deputy Prime Minister, Hon. John Rosso addressing the UN General Assembly 78th Session,   at the   SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS SUMMIT LEADERS DIALOGUE 1: “Scaling up actions on key transitions to accelerate SDG progress”, in New York. Mr. President, Excellencies and distinguished delegates; Papua New Guinea remains concerned about our overall […]

PM Marape commends PNG for celebrating 48th Independence Anniversary with the right spirit

Monday 18 September 2023 Prime Minister James Marape and Works Secretary, David Wereh, inspecting part of the Tari Road along Hiri Lai Highway connecting Mendi, SHP, and  Hela Province, right after the  48th Independence Anniversary Celebrations in Port Moresby. (photo credit: PM’s Media). Prime Minister Hon.  James Marape commended the country for celebrating Papua New […]

Papua New Guineans celebrate 48 years of independence during Unity Walk

Friday 15 September 2023 NCD Residents participated  in the Unity Walk from Murray Backs to Ela Beach on Friday 15 September 2023. (photo credit: NCDC Media). On Friday 15  September 2023, in the early hours of the morning, a sea of people gathered for a very special occasion: the 48th Independence Festival Unity Walk, organised […]

Prime Minister urges Papua New Guineans to respect rule of law

Monday 18 September 2023 Prime Minister made this bold statement on Friday 15 September during a media press conference at Manasupe Haus, Waigani in Port Moresby. “Let us all Papua New Guineans rise up and develop this country through respecting the rule of law that has been set to govern this nation,” PM Marape said. […]

G-G: “We Are Not A Christian Country Anymore” 

Monday 18 September 2023  “On a daily basis, there is tribal and ethnic violence, once only heard of in rural PNG, is now a common occurrence in our cities”.  In his address to the nation during the Flag Lowering ceremony to commemorate the country’s  48th Independence Anniversary  on Saturday, 16 September 2023, the Governor – […]