Resource PNG – Episode 90, 2013


We feature one interview, three reports and a news analysis:


1.Interview with Hon. Ati Wobiro, Governor of Western Province:

  • Governor’s  stance in response to recent events in relation to OK Tedi.
  • The opportunities and Challenges are now presented tothe people of Western province
  • Governors response to some Community Mine Continuation Agreement (CMCA) lLeadershave expressed reservations overthe recent changes in shareholding.
  • Governors thoughts aboutthe reaction that has come frofPNG DP’s Beard, particularlythe threat of legal action overthe recent changes?
  • Through its shareholding of OTML,the FRPG is now presented withthe opportunity for windfall revenues. Whatthe Governors plans are on howthese monies will be spent?
  • Rolethe Fly River Provincial Government and Ok TediLandowners will play in terms ofthe new governance structure ofthe Ok Tedi Beard.
  •  What will happen tothe Long Term Fund thaPNGSDP has held in Trust for the people ofthe Province?
Viewers questions:

  • If it will be possible for clans and individuals from  western buy shares from OTML new entity sothey benefit directly fromthe mine?
  • Ifthe new entity of OTML, will localise service and procurement tothe people of Western Province?
2. Report on Oil Search’s half yearly results.


3. Report on Oil Search’s support of Cancer Relief through its annual golf tournament.


4.Report onthe micro economic effects of resource extraction – a report based on an INA presentation.


5. Resource news and analysis.

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