“It gives them at least the belief that they could stand on their own two feet and the wish to do so, so that they can keep the wealth of their territory to themselves.”. Anna Powles, Massey University. He said that under the previous Prime Minister, BOUGAINVILLE issue was never given any attention although it was the last PM who had approved the questions that were put in the Bougainville Referendum. The Papua New Guinea and Bougainville Governments have delayed a key meeting. No items; Audio help Launch player. Share on Twitter ; Share on Facebook; Share via email; Share on Reddit; Share on Linked In; The Bougainville Government is about to start repossessing government assets in Arawa as it strives to restore services in the autonomous Papua New Guinea region. Former Autonomous Bougainville Government President James Tanis has urged Bougainvilleans within Bougainville and around the … Radio Ples Lain 89.1 fm. “The Queen has of course seen your letter and has read it with much interest,” he wrote. Comments (0), 301120 SME FACILITIES WILL BE OPENED IN ARAWA AND BUIN SAYS MINISTER MR. MASIU told New Dawn FM that he wants the SME’s operating in the districts to also benefit from the Government’s intervention program. Ishmael Toroama, left, was once a commander in the Bougainville Revolutionary Army. 11:04 am on 28 November 2020. • Outstanding National Elections debts (2012 and 2017) Bougainville News Alert : President Toroama reports on 100-days progress : Bougainville News : Reflections of memory and reality , there is rhyme, reason and ritual to hunting, gathering and fishing. James Marape has reassured him of his support to the Bougainville peace process and the Post Referendum Consultations despite the failure to convene the Joint Supervisory Body Meeting last week. The Bougainville Land Powers will be Drawn down on Thursday this week making it the first power to be drawn down from the National Government since the ABG fourth house was inaugurated on September 29th, 2020. He said that Prime Minister JAMES MARAPE just last Friday presented a EIGHTY MILLION KINA CHEQUE to the NDB in Port Moresby for the SME Support Project throughout the country. Playlist. ENDS, Posted at 10:16 PM | Permalink December 23, 2020. LATEST NEWS. | 3:23 pm on 6 May 2020. The BPA is a joint creation by the two governments and its implementation must be honored by the ABG and the National Government. Crucial meeting of Bougainville and PNG leaders delayed; Bougainville wants more than JSB referendum overview. The President stressed on this important agenda of … Need for a South Bougainville District Hospital, ATOLLS HEALTH centre, some legislations need to be done, plus fifty percent of aid-posts are closed and need to re-open them. Following an almost unanimous 97.7 percent referendum vote in November of last year for Independence from PNG, the people of Bougainville … The 2020 presidential and parliamentary election was held in the Autonomous Region of Bougainville between 12 August and 1 September 2020. The election was delayed by … Lillian Keneqa 16/08/2020 16/08/2020. Bougainville News AROB MP Referred for Alleged Misconduct in Office . Posted Wed Wednesday 23 Sep September 2020 at 3:32am Wed Wednesday 23 Sep September 2020 at 3:32am Ishmael Toroama said the next few years would be a challenging time for Bougainville. The 2020 presidential and parliamentary election was held in the Autonomous Region of Bougainville between 12 August and 1 September 2020. Music Through the Night. VOICE OF BOUGAINVILLE. There's still enthusiasm in Bougainville to be a PNG parliamentarian. Bougainville News AROB Police Officers Undergone Training in Preparation for ABG Elections. The student returned to Buka, Bougainville, passing through Buka Airport, from Port Moresby, the capital of Papua New Guinea. NEW DAWN FM NEWS A Thai geologist working at a new gold mine in Bougainville has been shot dead in the second killing at a mining project in the autonomous region of … Comments (0), 301120 BOUGAINVILLE POLICE SERVICES TO RECRUIT NEW POLICEMEN AND WOMEN 440 candidates were contesting the 40 seats in the Bougainville House of Representatives, including 25 competing to be President of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville. The documents released by Australia’s national archives shed new light on the royal attitude to the secessionist movement in Bougainville. The Joint Supervisory Body, the JSB, was to meet on Friday in Port Moresby. The Panguna mine on Bougainville Island would cost $6.5bn to restart. News and Public Notices The latest from across Bougainville. News; Programmes; Schedules; How to Listen; About RNZ Pacific; Search; Listen Live. NEW DAWN FM NEWS The Bougainville Land Powers will be Drawn down on Thursday this week making it the first power to be drawn down from the National Government since the ABG fourth house was inaugurated on September 29th, 2020. Bougainville News Feature : If we have all learnt anything from Panguna, it is this. It is one of four Bougainville … NEW DAWN FM NEWS THE 2020 Bougainville’s General Election is unique unlike past elections because it is about Bougainville making a bold decision to become free says Honorable President Grand Chief Dr. John Momis. For the ABG we brought our consultation team to begin the negotiations on the Post Referendum Consultations that precedes the ratification by the National Parliament. December 21, 2020. 280820 DAWN SERVICE ON MONDAY NEW DAWN FM NEWS The Chief of Bougainville Police Service and SOE Controller Deputy ... PUBLIC HOLIDAY NEW DAWN FM NEWS The Office of the Chief Secretary of BOUGAINVILLE has declared Monday 31st of August 2020 as a Public Holiday in the Autonomous Region of Bougainville to Commemorate the signing of the Bougainville Peace … According to the events leading up to the Drawing of Power on Thursday, the Department on Thursday will swear its first members of the Bougainville Land … Bougainville might be close to independence but the enthusiasm for sitting in the Papua New Guinea national parliament remains high. December 4, 2020 at 10:46 pm . • Transfer of BCL Shares to the ABG 25 Nov 2020. Bougainville's Toroama forms a 14 member Cabinet New Bougainville President targets law and order issues 1 Oct 2020 | Bougainville wants more than … Even the long-suffering Bougainville Copper board, which has witnessed cargo cults, wars, and the closure of its own vast mine, was puzzled when its share price soared 50 per cent a … Charteris made it plain that Kerr’s advice on Bougainville had reached the Queen. He said that the ABG has allocated some funds for the recruitment exercise and is just waiting for the Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary Commissioner to give the okay for the recruitment to take place. | | RNZ Concert. Tagata o te Moana. The latest breaking news, comment and features from The Independent. Bougainville candidates eagerly await count. Share this. • Invitation to foreign missions to set up development offices on Bougainville. Meanwhile the people of Bougainville who were worried about this court case told New Dawn FM that they are happy the Loloata team are secured again to lead this country. The birth of Bougainville Last year the small Pacific island of Bougainville, a self-governed part of Papua New Guinea, held a referendum on whether it should become an independent country. Bougainville government wants Arawa assets returned. In the last month. Autonomous Region of Bougainville Bougainville General Elections 2020 Bougainville Police Service PNG Red Cross Society in Bougainville. The 1975 momentum for secession was dealt with by granting the region more autonomy. DonalWisey don.wiseman@rnz.co.nz. BOUGAINVILLE 1970-73 – Bougainville is a magnificent gem of an island; and its people are warm and generous in that customary Melanesian way. Toroama-Nisira government passes 2021 Budget. News. Author. Comments (0), Posted at 02:00 AM | Permalink Ends, Posted at 10:39 PM | Permalink Commissioner TOKURA has warned people paying some fees to Police Officers so that they can be recruited to stop as selectors will come from outside and there was no guarantee that you will be recruited. WKN 852652 | ISIN PG0008526520 | Bougainville Copper Aktie mit aktuellem Realtime Kurs, Chart, Nachrichten, Fundamentaldaten, Analysen, Meinungen & Empfehlungen. The Deputy Police Commissioner, FRANCIS TOKURA told NEW DAWN FM this afternoon that Police did not recruit any new officers in the last two years due to shortage of funds. Fears on Bougainville’s Aspirations New Dawn FM News 300920 There are fears that Bougainville’s aspirations on self-determination will have a domino effect in Papua New Guinea with more provinces demanding greater autonomy from the National Government. We have not learnt enough. RNZ Pacific. Bougainville: “The last time I saw my brother was in 1990 when he went to drop off my sister and her son at Makaki point... Bougainville ... United Labour Party Leader Sam Basil is now the new Deputy Prime Minister replacing Davis Steven following a cabinet reshuffle today. Your playlist Launch player. The Ombudsman Commissioner has referred the member for Makis Constituency, Hon. Bougainville. “If Bougainville successfully secedes, Papua New Guinea would be weaker economically, and hence likely to be more pressing, so far as Australia is concerned, for economic support.”, “Bougainville secession would also increase the possibility of instability in Papua New Guinea in other areas.”. | This was after all five judges handed down the individual decisions on the case in which the Opposition leader, BELDEN NAMAH who wanted the Highest court of the land to make Judgement in the Election of JAMES MARAPE as the Prime Minister of the country. President Momis said past elections were about forming a government to make developments happen and bring services to the people in the region. Bougainville hit the world headlines in 1989 when an indigenous landowner uprising against the then Rio-Tinto majority owned Panguna copper mine on Bougainville Island escalated into a civil war which raged on until a ceasefire in 1998. 6 - District Commissioner Des (DN) Ashton, Kieta 1968 (Bougainville News) 7 - CRA flushed 100,000 cubic yards (75,500 cubic metres) of volcanic ash overburden down the Kawerong River as a test in 1968, almost a year before they took the decision to proceed to construct the mine (Bill Brown) | Arawa, Bougainville… • Drawdown of Powers and functions « October 2020 | MR NOBETAU said that it has taken more than 12 months to reach this point. News and Public Notices. Comments (0), 271120 PNG POLITICS 7 Dec 2020. | NEW DAWN FM NEWS Share on Twitter ; Share on Facebook; Share via email; Share on Reddit; Share on Linked In; Don Wiseman, RNZ Pacific Deputy News Editor . The Autonomous Bougainville Government confirmed its first positive case of COVID-19 on Friday, August 7, 2020. [2] Verwaltungssitz der Insel ist Buka. International live stream. Bougainville might be close to independence but the enthusiasm for sitting … Hugo Canning Company Limited PNG. Photo: … Nachrichten zur Aktie Bougainville Copper Ltd.Shs | 852652 | BOCOF | PG0008526520 EMTV Online 11/08/2020 12/08/2020. The decade-long civil war led to further autonomy for the region, and last year it voted overwhelmingly to become independent from PNG in a non-binding referendum. Politician. President Momis said past elections were about forming a government to make developments happen and bring services to the people in the region. Ends, Posted at 02:01 AM | Permalink Comments (0), 301120 PRESIDENT ISHMAEL TOROAMA COMMENTS ON JSB Bougainville News Feature : If we have all learnt anything from Panguna, it is this. | • By-election for Bougainville Regional Seat RNZ National . MEDIA STATEMENT NEW DAWN FM NEWS After six weeks of campaigning and voting just shy of two weeks, the 440 candidates in this year's Bougainville election … Bougainville News Webinar Alert : The use of mobile technologies in the 2019 Bougainville referendum presents both opportunities and challenges for the future of democracy in the Pacific, Bougainville News Alert : WEBINAR – Mobile telephones on for public messaging: Did the Bougainville referendum information hotline make a difference? The birth of Bougainville Last year the small Pacific island of Bougainville, a self-governed part of Papua New Guinea, held a referendum on whether it should become an independent country. Speaking on New Dawn FM from Port Moresby, the member has assured the people of Bougainville that the Government under Prime Minister JAMES MARAPE is committed to the peace building on Bougainville. National live stream. BANA’S ECONOMIC AMBITION. 1988 separatist war with PNG breaks out. This vision and perseverance led to the official launch of the Bana Special Economic Zone during a recent Readmore. He said that although he was disappointed that the JSB was not convened, He is pleased that the Joint Technical Team co-chaired by the two Chief Secretaries of the two governments was convened last week. NEW DAWN FM NEWS THE 2020 Bougainville’s General Election is unique unlike past elections because it is about Bougainville making a bold decision to become free says Honorable President Grand Chief Dr. John Momis. But the delay comes amid an ongoing political standoff involving parliamentarians in Port Moresby, with the … And the Swearing in will take place and later at the BEL ISI PARK the official Draw down of Land Powers will be conducted there. ”, Picture above  : Almost 100% of Bougainville voters backed independence in last year’s referendum but palace letters show Australia’s governor general John Kerr told the Queen that such a move ‘cannot be done legally. I was asked to take a stand against corruption and rid the rot from the ABG public Concert live stream. • Outstanding Financial Issues 301020NEW MINISTER AMAZED AT THE MINISTRY’S PERFORMANCE NEW … DonalWisey don.wiseman@rnz.co.nz. Kieta, which had become the Bougainville district headquarters just before I arrived in late 1970, was an idyllic seaport nestling on the side of a steep ridge; its deep harbour protected from the ocean by Pokpok Island. 9:55 pm on 7 December 2020. Share this. Bougainville (/ ˈ b uː ɡ ən v ɪ l / BOO-gən-vil; Tok Pisin: Bogenvil), officially the Autonomous Region of Bougainville, is an autonomous region in Papua New Guinea.The largest island is Bougainville Island, while the region also includes Buka Island and a number of outlying islands and atolls. The ABG President also made comments earlier that the ABG would remain an observer in this politics and would be watching with interest. The PNG and Bougainville Governments agreed to hold the Joint Supervisory Body, meeting in East New Britain on Monday during a preliminary meeting in Port Moresby. Comments (0), Posted at 01:54 AM | Permalink We were also accompanied by several ABG MP’s and various stakeholders who are members of the Bougainville Post Referendum Consultations team. On 19 August 1975, Kerr briefed Charteris on his “thinking” on the growing secessionist movement in Bougainville and a plan to secede unilaterally from PNG in September, the same month PNG secured its independence from Australia. Source: The Australian Rowan Callick News Limited. “I suppose copper stands to the Provisional Provincial Government of Bougainville as does oil to the Scottish Nationalist Party,” he said. The Marape government must look into this and amend laws to do away with such seats when a province … 7:38 pm on 14 December 2020. Bougainville sits in the same island chain as Solomon Islands, despite being part of PNG. According to the events leading up to the Drawing of Power on Thursday, the Department on Thursday will swear its first members of the Bougainville Land Board at … 14 Dec 2020. All the five judges gave summary in different ways and language but reached the same conclusion. 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