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31 March 2015
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OIL AND GAS 
NGE completes PPL 269 sale


NEW Guinea Energy has completed the sale of its 50% interest in PPL 269 to Santos subsidiary Barracuda Ltd, repaying just over $A24 million in convertible equity bonds to Quantum Strategic Partners.
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Kina exploration advances, despite weather


Positive results spur InterOil exploration


Capital raising update: Larus


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MINING 
PanAust rockets on takeover offer


LAOS-focused PanAust has received a fresh takeover offer from its major shareholder, with the new deal valuing the copper and gold miner at $A1.1 billion.
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MORE MINING

Indochine collapses


Funding sought for HGZ


Winches ready for Solwara 1 vessel


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MARKET WATCH 
Partnership model for Barrick


BARRICK Gold has taken a page from the financial services industry and opted for a partnership model as part of its ‘back to the future’ strategy, according to Bloomberg.
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MORE MARKET WATCH

Trafigura quietly ups Highlands stake


PNG leads the way in Pacific growth, says ADB


Seeking new partner for Garaina


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COMPANY WATCH 
New Digicel boss for PNG


DIGICEL boss John Mangos has stepped down as the telco’s CEO, making way for Maurice McCarthy to assume the top position in Papua New Guinea.
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MORE COMPANY WATCH

Sime Darby completes NBPOL acquisition


Former power CFO joins InterOil


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REGIONAL WATCH 
Santos in major Malaysia discovery


SANTOS, its PNG LNG partner JX Nippon and Inpex have made a “significant” oil discovery at the Bestari-1 exploration well in the Deepwater Block R production sharing contract offshore Malaysia.
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Conoco backs Asian player for Bayu-Undan


OM increases smelter share


New well producing for Horizon


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ECONOMY 
Program to increase local SME ownership


A NEW government push to get Papua New Guineans into small and medium enterprises was announced last week by Prime Minister Peter O’Neill.
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X2 to be the PE catalyst


BPNG clamps down on illegal kina trading


Madang fisheries grow


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PNG LNG 
PNG LNG tweaks further Japanese interest


THE first shipment of cargo from the PNG LNG project to Japan last May has triggered more interest from Japanese businessmen in Papua New Guinea as a potential investment destination, Japanese ambassador Morio Matsumoto said.
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Earthquake prompts PNG tsunami alert


A TSUNAMI alert was issued by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre shortly after an earthquake occurred off the coast of New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, early today.
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PanAust rockets on takeover offer


LAOS-focused PanAust has received a fresh takeover offer from its major shareholder, with the new deal valuing the copper and gold miner at $A1.1 billion.
Full Story...


NGE completes PPL 269 sale


NEW Guinea Energy has completed the sale of its 50% interest in PPL 269 to Santos subsidiary Barracuda Ltd, repaying just over $A24 million in convertible equity bonds to Quantum Strategic Partners.
Full Story...

Indochine collapses


INDOCHINE Mining has appointed voluntary administrators after being unable to secure funding for its Mt Kare project in Papua New Guinea.
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Program to increase local SME ownership


A NEW government push to get Papua New Guineans into small and medium enterprises was announced last week by Prime Minister Peter O’Neill.
Full Story...


Santos in major Malaysia discovery


SANTOS, its PNG LNG partner JX Nippon and Inpex have made a “significant” oil discovery at the Bestari-1 exploration well in the Deepwater Block R production sharing contract offshore Malaysia.
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Millennium goals will not be met: UN


PAPUA New Guinea would not be able to meet any of its 2015 Millennium Development goals, and one of the reasons for this was corruption, according to the United Nations.
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Conoco backs Asian player for Bayu-Undan


CONOCOPHILLIPS has awarded Hong Kong telecommunications service provider SpeedCast International a multi-year, multi-million dollar contract for delivery of satellite communications services by for an asset in the Bayu-Undan field in the Timor Sea between Darwin and Timor-Leste.
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New Digicel boss for PNG


DIGICEL boss John Mangos has stepped down as the telco’s CEO, making way for Maurice McCarthy to assume the top position in Papua New Guinea.
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Highlands DDA visits going well


DISTRICT Development Authority consultations are continuing to progress well with several districts showing their enthusiasm for the implementation of the upgrade projects.
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Partnership model for Barrick


BARRICK Gold has taken a page from the financial services industry and opted for a partnership model as part of its ‘back to the future’ strategy, according to Bloomberg.
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Trafigura quietly ups Highlands stake


TRADING giant Trafigura spent more than $A4 million this week to quietly up its stake in Papua New Guinea-focused Highlands Pacific.
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PNG leads the way in Pacific growth, says ADB


LNG EXPORTS from Papua New Guinea are expected to drive up the Pacific’s GDP growth average to 10.7%, according to an Asian Development Bank report.
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Seeking new partner for Garaina


PACIFIC Niugini is looking for a new joint venture partner to further its Garaina copper-gold project in Papua New Guinea’s Morobe Province.
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OM increases smelter share


SINGAPORE based OM Holdings this week said that it had bought a 5% stake in Samalaju Industries’ (SISB) Sarawak smelter project, bringing its total interest to 75%.
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Funding sought for HGZ


A CLEANSING notice was issued by Crater Gold yesterday to raise additional funds for its Crater Mountain project in Papua New Guinea.
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