Port Moresby

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the administrative capital and largest city of Papua New Guinea

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A spokesman from the country's National Disaster Centre said a preliminary damage assessment from the quake, which struck the mountainous Southern Highlands some 560 km (350 miles) northwest of the capital, Port Moresby, was still incomplete.
Port Moresby [Papua New Guinea], Feb 26 ( ANI ): An earthquake measuring 7.
People are definitely very frightened," Udaya Regmi, the head of the IRC in Papua New Guinea, said by telephone from Port Moresby.
The 22-year-old second rower impressed with Ireland in the World Cup, scoring two tries as Ireland bowed out with two wins to their credit - a 14-6 defeat to Papua New Guinea in Port Moresby proving the body blow to their hopes of reaching the knockout phase.
But there will be no complaints from Bennett and his players about the game being staged in Melbourne rather than in the searing heat and humidity of Port Moresby in front of a massively partisan home crowd.
Kear is hopeful that the playing conditions in Townsville will not be as debilitating as they were in Port Moresby.
The new offices are located at Part Ground Floor, PWC HAUS, Konedobu, Port Moresby.
WALES and Ireland will play matches in Port Moresby, Townsville and Perth in the 2017 World Cup, organisers have confirmed.
POLICE have shot students protesting against Papua New Guinea's prime minister in the South Pacific nation's capital of Port Moresby.
Baki added that the head of the emergency ward at Port Moresby General Hospital informed the police that five of the injured were in a critical condition.
The head of the emergency ward at Port Moresby General Hospital told police that five of the students were in critical condition, Baki said.
In a statement, the PAL said it will have thrice-weekly service to Port Moresby, capital of Papua New Guinea, every Thursday, Friday, and Sunday.
30 June 2014 - Papua New Guinea-focused oil and gas firm InterOil Corporation (NYSE:IOC), with main offices in Singapore and Port Moresby, said today it had divested its Papua New Guinea oil refinery and petroleum products distribution operations to Dutch commodities trader Trafigura Beheer BV's unit Puma Energy Group Pte for USD525.
201 yea yes Rela Si n tra ba Singers and dancers dressed in traditional dress welcomed the 2014 baton to Port Moresby, the capital of Papua New Guinea.
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