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New Marine Species Discovered In Papua New Guinea
2013-03-01 07:49:45

Nova Southeastern U. Professor Jim Thomas leads international expedition in Papua New Guinea that finds new species of sea slugs, feather stars and amphipods, a shrimp-like animal

2008-10-12 12:00:16

Text of report by Papua New Guinea Post-Courier website on 10 October The multi-billion kina mining company accused of causing a security scare in Papua New Guinea has denied outright it was doing so.

2008-08-28 06:00:54

Text of report by Papua New Guinea newspaper The National website on 27 August [by Kevin Pamba and Jason Som Kaut] Three Chinese employees of China Metallurgical Construction Company (MCC), the developers of the Ramu nickel resource [in Madang Province, northern mainland Papua New Guinea] were savagely attacked by about 100 armed landowners at the Basamuk project site at Rai Coast last Sunday morning [24 August].

2008-07-27 06:00:26

Text of report by Papua New Guinea Post-Courier website on 25 July The Chinese Metallurgical Group Corporation (MCC) Ramu Nickel Cobalt Ltd has overcome its final hurdle by executing the financing documents to fund the billion-kina Ramu project.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.