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 […]
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 […]
Minister for Treasury Hon. Ian Ling-Stuckey says  modernising Papua New Guinea’s telecommunications sector can help transform the country’s economy. Treasurer Ling-Stuckey made the statement  at  a meeting with Telstra Chief Executive Officer,  Mr. Andy Penn in Melbourne, Australia on February  1  2022. “Broader access for our people to modern, low-cost data and voice communications can […]
Secretary of the Department of Information and Communication Technology,  Mr. Steven Matainaho emphasises that  cyber safety is a key pillar in protecting online users, especially children under 18 years of age  and teenagers. Mr Matainaho made these remarks during the  launch  of the Commemoration of Safer Internet Day 2022 at NICTA House,   Port Moresby  this […]
Wednesday 19 January 2022 Papua New Guinea welcomes Telstra, Australia’s largest K100 billion telecommunications company’s investment plan, for the telecommunication sector in  the country. Telstra CEO, Andy Penn, who was accompanied by Australian High Commissioner Jon Philp and Telstra’s Head of International Business Oliver Camplin-Warner, were given the assurance by Prime Minister James Marape and […]
Media Release – 14th January 2022 Minister for ICT Timothy Masiu today announced that the Department of ICT has commenced discussions with a number of technology (tech) multinational corporations (MNCs) as part of the stakeholder engagement process established under the PNG Digital Transformation Policy 2020. “The Department of ICT (DICT) has commenced discussions with tech […]
Cybernetica, an Estonian technology company best known for development of Estonia’s e-Estonia X-Road and internet voting system signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Papua New Guinea Department of Information and Communications Technology. The signing took place at the Dubai EXPO 2020 Estonian Pavilion in partnership with the ICT Cluster of Estonian Association of Information […]
Media Release – 10th January 2022 Minister for Information and Communications Technology (ICT), Hon. Timothy Masiu is in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) at the invitation of the Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Trade Soroi Eoe and will deliver the Keynote Address at the World Expo 2020 PNG Investment Forum themed “Eco-Tourism and Connectivity […]
Media Release – 11th January 2022 Hon. Timothy Masiu MP, Minister for Information and Communications Technology (ICT), on his arrival in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) to deliver the Keynote Address at the World Expo 2020 in the PNG Investment Forum week, themed “Eco-Tourism and Connectivity”, was well received. Minister Masiu commended the leadership and […]