[SYDNEY] Papua New Guinea (PNG) Prime Minister James Marape has backtracked on an announcement saying he had asked China to refinance the country's US$8 billion debt, insisting the statement was...

[SYDNEY] Papua New Guinea's new leader has asked China to refinance its entire 27 billion kina (S$10.7 billion) government debt and enter into free trading arrangements with Pacific island nations...

[BENGALURU] Australia's Oil Search said on Monday it was encouraged by a signal from Papua New Guinea's new government that it would back a major gas agreement, even though the government still...

[SYDNEY] Disaster officials dispatched local relief teams in Papua New Guinea's New Britain province on Wednesday to monitor remote communities for casualties or damage after a strong, shallow...

[PORT MORESBY] A powerful 7.2-magnitude earthquake rocked Papua New Guinea on Tuesday at a depth of 127 kilometres, officials said, although there were no immediate reports of damage.

[MELBOURNE]  Australia's Oil Search is confident its partners ExxonMobil Corp and Total SA will be ready to sign off on two big projects in 2020 that together will double liquefied natural...

[SYDNEY] Papua New Guinea (PNG) will uphold its agreement with China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd to build its internet infrastructure, a PNG government minister said on Monday, dismissing...

US-CHINA TUSSLE

THE United States and its key Pacific allies on Sunday announced plans to build a US$1.7 billion electricity grid in Papua New Guinea, in the latest effort to counter China's growing...