Basil officially takes office as the country’s Treasurer

Bulolo MP, Sam Basil, today officially began his duties as the country’s treasurer – this followed a handover-takeover ceremony with outgoing treasurer, Charles Abel. Whilst commenting the work of treasury in the last two years, Minister Basil is also committed to continuing reforms started by Minister Abel. Among his first priorities, providing a comprehensive update on the state of Papua New Guinea’s economy.

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Bougainville Copper Limited Committed to the Redevelopment of Panguna Mine

Bougainville Copper Limited (BCL) – operators of the former Panguna Mine, have once again reaffirmed their commitment to the mine. Speaking to EMTV News, BCL Chairman, Sir Melchior Togolo, says despite perceptions of division between different factions of landowner groups, the ABG, and other interest groups – BCL believes it has the necessary support to ensure a successful redevelopment of Panguna.

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