New Zealand High Commission Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Two Papua New Guinean post graduate students were each awarded a one-off cash prize award of NZ$1500 for being the highest New Zealand Pacific Scholarship academic performers in the 2012 academic year.
For the fifth time in two years the New Zealand Papua New Guinea Business Council is leading a trade mission to Papua New Guinea this time traveling to Port Moresby and Lae. The delegation which includes almost 30 people is here from 19 to 24 May.
New Zealand is playing host this week to more than sixty Pacific parliamentarians and political leaders, including eight MP’s from the National Parliament of Papua New Guinea. They are in Wellington for the Pacific Parliamentary and Political Leaders Forum, organised by the New Zealand Parliament to give Pacific politicians and leaders and New Zealand MPs an opportunity to strengthen their networks in the region.