South Bougainville to pilot SIP data management system

Posted on February 25, 2021April 13, 2021Categories Latest News

The South Bougainville District Development Authority (SBDDA)  in the Autonomous Region of Bougainville has been selected to pilot the Service Improvement Program Data Management System (SIP DMS). The system has been standardized with its checklist and helps proper filing and standard reports of projects, with AROB  being among other   provinces   chosen to  pilot the SIPDMS. Acting Assistant Secretary for  Momase East/West Sepik, Department of Implementation and Rural Development  , Mr Nick Manes made   the announcement  on  February 18,  following   the … Continue reading “South Bougainville to pilot SIP data management system”

Masiu : Forging partnership a way forward to driving digital transformation in PNG

Posted on February 23, 2021February 23, 2021Categories Latest News

This Government recognizes that forging    partnership between the Government, the information and community technology (ICT) industry and the people,  is a catalyst  to driving  digital transformation in Papua New Guinea. Minister for Information and Communications Technology,   Mr  Timothy Masiu, made these remarks  at the  launching  of  ShopSmart PNG,  an e-commerce platform,  on February 18,  2021 in Port Moresby. “Shopsmart is one of the emerging development tools or enablers of doing business in Papua New Guinea. “It provides a massive market … Continue reading “Masiu : Forging partnership a way forward to driving digital transformation in PNG”

NBC Partners with Provincial Governments

Posted on February 23, 2021February 23, 2021Categories Latest News

The West New Britain Provincial Government and  Talasea District Development Authority,  presented a cheque of K427, 900 to the National Broadcasting Corporation (NBC)  for the Medium Wave Radio Transmission in the province. The presentation was done on  Friday 19 February 2021 at the NBC Headquarters in Port Moresby. “Radio NBC plays a very vital role as the only source of information for many remote people at our province especially those people living in islands like Balivitu and Gloucester,”  Member  for … Continue reading “NBC Partners with Provincial Governments”

Marape calls for Pacific Regional solidarity

Posted on February 17, 2021Categories Latest News

Tuesday 16 February 2021  Prime Minister, Hon. James Marape,  today expressed sorrow on the recent decision  by the Micronesian Presidents’ Summit in a Communique to formally exit from the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF). “I note this decision, and Papua New Guinea respects completely, the rights of the Micronesian Presidents’ Group, to make such decisions.” He however said,  in the interest of regional stability, Papua New Guinea proposed  that, the PIF immediately reviews its charter and processes to ensure  it  is … Continue reading “Marape calls for Pacific Regional solidarity”

Bougainville needs a robust communication system

Posted on February 17, 2021March 2, 2021Categories Latest News

Tuesday 16 February 2021 The new   regional member -elect for Bougainville Provincial, Peter Tsiamalili jr. has highlighted  communications as the  key and an important mechanism that captures data, adding,   there is need for data to maximize service  delivery  on Bougainville. In  an interview  with  the press during the return of writs   for the Bougainville provincial seat by-election at  Government House today, Mr Tsiamalili Jr . says data dictates, helps with   research,   identifies one’s  flaws and is able to  prevent and … Continue reading “Bougainville needs a robust communication system”

PNG and UK partner in Cyber Security Program

Posted on February 11, 2021February 11, 2021Categories Latest News

Minister for Information and Communication Technology, Hon. Timothy Masiu  launching   the Safer Internet Day The Get Safe Online PNG Initiative (GSO) was launched by the Minister for Information and Communication Technology,  Hon. Timothy Masiu during the Safer Internet Day celebrations on Tuesday 9 February in Port Moresby. The GSO is a non-profit entity and will be a very important and critical component of the UK Government’s Commonwealth Cyber Security Program that PNG and other Commonwealth nations have an established partnership … Continue reading “PNG and UK partner in Cyber Security Program”

Minister Masiu launches Safer Internet Day

Posted on February 10, 2021February 10, 2021Categories Latest News

“The safer use of the Internet must be put into our everyday language”. This was stated by the Minister for Information and  Communication Technology Honorable Timothy Masiu during the launching of the Safer Internet Day today.    He elaborated that in the PNG context, this takes time on an even higher significance as the safer use of the internet involves   children and or younger generation. “The Internet has changed the way we do things in PNG. It has become such … Continue reading “Minister Masiu launches Safer Internet Day”

ICT INDUSTRY BRIEFING

Posted on February 1, 2021February 1, 2021Categories Latest News

The Minister for Information and Communications Technology Honorable Timothy Masiu met with the ICT Industry for a briefing at the APEC House in Port Moresby today the 01st of February 2021. “It is an opportune time for the Ministry on behalf of the Marape-Basil Government, the Department and NICTA not to only reaffirm the prevailing Government ICT Policies and Regulations but more importantly, to listento our industry players and stakeholders, and gain a better understanding and appreciation of their challenges … Continue reading “ICT INDUSTRY BRIEFING”

PM James Marape Launched Kalang FM 100 Talkback Show 2021

Posted on February 1, 2021February 1, 2021Categories Latest News

Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape officially launched KALANG FM100 Talkback Show 2021 program today. The Program aims to disseminate right government information to the people at rural settings for greater mobilization, awareness and participation in all aspects of government service delivery. “This medium is a flatform for live engagement with our people in any national issues that concerns our people,” says PM James Marape. According to the Prime Minister he believes in freedom of speech to ensure people … Continue reading “PM James Marape Launched Kalang FM 100 Talkback Show 2021”