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the southeastern part of Papua New Guinea

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JAKARTA: An internet blackout in Indonesia's Papua province will remain in place until violent pro-independence protests have been quelled, security chiefs have warned.
'I invited our friends from Papua New Guinea because one of the first projects that we will undertake is to initially export premium Mindanao rice to Papua New Guinea,' Pinol said during his assumption of office as MinDA secretary last week.
The protests in the region erupted last week in the West Papua region after students in East Java alleged police of mistreatment and racial abuse, reported Al Jazeera.
Wiranto did not say if the government deployed military or police officers, but a video obtained by Al-Jazeera showed hundreds of military and police personnel arriving in Manokwari, capital of West Papua province.
Ambassador Balfaqeeh conveyed the greetings of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan to the Papua New Guinea Governor-General.
On 2 August 2019, the National Court of Papua New Guinea ruled that the provisions of 1992 Mining Act of Papua New Guinea applied to the Special Mining Lease of the Porgera gold mine, which allows it to continue operating after the expiry of the Special Mining Lease until the determination of the Special Mining Lease extension from the relevant authorities of Papua New Guinea.
But they also describe them as willing participants who fight against the Indonesian state because of military operations in Papua.
Philippines beefs up ties with Papua New Guinea !-- -- Louise Maureen Simeon (The Philippine Star) - February 4, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines The Philippines continues to strengthen its ties with Oceanian nation Papua New Guinea, this time for the development of both countries' fisheries sector.
(TAP) - Security forces in Indonesia's easternmost province of Papua are hunting for a separatist group suspected of killing at least 24 construction workers building a bridge in a remote district, a military spokesman said on Tuesday.
Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad arrived here today in a Maserati at the Papua New Guinea capital for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) 2018 Summit.
The Indonesian Embassy in Oslo held a photo exhibition entitled 'Voyage to the Rising Sun: Papua, Indonesia' by Poriaman Sitanggang.
Once Papua New Guinea satisfies its domestic requirements, the excess production may be sold to the Philippines, which is providing the technical expertise under a bilateral arrangement with Papua New Guinea, Pinol said.
Port Moresby: New research shows developing niche market tourism has the potential to attract an extra 40,000 tourists to Papua New Guinea, contributing $286 million annually by 2027, IFC said.
Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Monday lodged a protest with the government of Papua New Guinea after it submitted to pressure from Beijing to remove "Republic of China" from its representative office, among other punitive measures, and condemned the timing for being too close to last week's deadly Hualien Earthquake, reported CNA.