A New Zealand Trade delegation of thirty two senior business executives is inthe country to seek areas to strenthen trade and investment.
New ZealanPNG Business Council Chairman, Stephen Eagle, saysthe primary focus of this visit is to stimulate business between both countries.
All eyes are set on Papua New Guinea countries withinthe region and aroundthe world are showing interest in doing business here.
A string of high profiled events had been stretched out betweenthe month April and May and this time we have a small but significant group of business executives from New Zealand.
Eagle, says this visit marksthe 20th Anniversary ofthe existence ofthe New ZealanPNG Business Council.
The attraction here isthe growing energy and mining projects but withthese are obstacles: a fast growing population with a high level of poverty despitethe resource boom.
Eagle saysthe challenge is to create tangible benefits for the average Papua New Guinea.