Pacific Trade Invest (PTI) New Zealand will be part of a trade mission to Papua New Guinea next week. The 2018 mission is being led by Murray McCully, the new Chairman of the New Zealand Papua New Guinea Business Council (NZPNG-BC) and will be the first mission that the Business Council has run since 2015.
The 2018 National Mask Festival will mark the 24th anniversary of the event and takes place July 12th to 18th. The festival is a cultural tribute to the people of East New Britain - the Tolai, Baining, Pomio and Sulka.
The Paradise Annual 2018, featuring stories and photos about Papua New Guinea’s travel and culture, has just been been released. The special collectors’ publication includes the most popular stories and photos that have featured in the regular issues of Paradise, the in-flight magazine of Air Niugini.
UNITAR’s Affiliated International Training Center for Authorities and Leaders in Jeju (CIFAL Jeju) convened a workshop, titled Cultural Development for Sustainable Island Tourism in the Asia-Pacific region, in Jeju from 29 May to 1 June.
The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved additional grant funding to bolster the operations of the Pacific Aviation Safety Office (PASO), responsible for delivering regulatory expertise on aviation safety and security in the Pacific.