PNG’s APEC summit takes on new importance as nations jostle for power in the Pacific – China power

PNG’s APEC summit takes on new importance as nations jostle for power in the Pacific – China power

Updated April 14, 2018 08:32:21 Photo: Port Moresby’s new convention centre is a $35m showpiece of Chinese engineering. (ABC News: Eric Tlozek) Related Story: Infrastructure investment has Australia uneasy over Chinese influence in PNG Past a glistening fountain, between rising pillars of concrete marked with tribal motifs, lies China’s latest …

More police sent to PNG’s Highlands as violence hampers earthquake relief effort

More police sent to PNG’s Highlands as violence hampers earthquake relief effort

Posted March 20, 2018 16:13:34 Photo: A team works to unload emergency supplies from a helicopter in Papua New Guinea. (Supplied: Thomas Nybo/ Unicef) Heavily armed police are being sent to Papua New Guinea’s Highlands to deal with violence that has disrupted the distribution of earthquake relief supplies. Provincial authorities …