PNG Prime Minister back from his first State Visit to Australia

Papua New Guinea’s Prime Minister has returned from his first state visit to Australia, stating the trip allowed his Government to establish the relations going forward with Australia. James Marape stated that a detailed report will be released in the coming days on agreements agreed on, including the refugee arrangement with Australia on when they will be resettled.

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Chimbu Looking to Agriculture: Empowering Local Farmers

Farmers in the Kundiawa-Gembolg Electorate in Chimbu Province now have the opportunity to sell their fresh produce overseas. This was made possible through the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the Kundiawa Gembolg District Development Authority, and the Fresh Produce Development Agency. Both authorities signed a four year agreement to partner to support local farmers.

The Kundiawa-Gembolg District Development Authority invested K3.76 Million into the Fresh Produce Development Agency, to partner to support local farmers marketing their fresh produce and other cash crops to meet the demands of the agro-industry in the country and overseas.

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