Coverage of the 2016 PNG Update

The 2016 PNG Update conference, held on 3-4 November at the University of Papua New Guinea, attracted significant media coverage.

The presentations and podcasts from the update are collated here.

» Australian High Commissioner, Says Current Foreign Aid Arrangement Needs to be Fixed, EMTV, 4 November 2016.
» 2016 PNG Update, EMTV, 4 November 2016.
» Cost of rental housing in PNG too high for low income earners, Radio Australia Pacific Beat, 4 November 2016.
» Calls to enforce a ban on children working in the streets of PNG, Radio Australia Pacific Beat, 4 November 2016.
» Davis: Aust business investment in PNG K45bn, The National, 4 November 2016.
» Abel: State spending less on renewable sector, The National, 4 November 2016.
» Economist says PNG budget figures deceptive, Radio New Zealand, 3 November 2016.
» Fox: PNG Economy Still Attractive, PNG Facts, 3 November 2016.
» PNG Update Forum confirmed for November, PNG Loop,11 October 2016.
» Australia’s business investment in Papua New Guinea stands at K45bn, One PNG, 4 November 2016.
» Economic future gloomy: Howes, The National, 7 November 2016.
» Forex shortage due to backlog, The National, 4 November 2016.
» Fund aware of trends in economy: Tunstall, The National, 4 November 2016.
» Housing Rental so high, ban children working the streets, PNG Facts, 4 November 2016.
» Cultural norms hinder women: Prof Lovai, PNG Sunday Chronicle, 6 November 2016.

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