- K2.26 million paid to UPNG for outstanding TESAS fees
- UPNG students begin paying outstanding TESAS fees
- UPNG lecturers plan protest today
- UPNG receives part of K12 million government funding
- Investigation into UPNG unrest 50% complete
- Case against university students dismissed
- UPNG terminates 2016 academic year
- UPNG students granted bail
- Police to enforce curfew at state universities
- DHERST has no jurisdiction in UPNG administrative matters
Murdered student’s body repatriated to PNG
The body of a murdered Papua New Guinean student in the Philippines, Johnny Leo, was repatriated back to the country last week, Post Courier (July 29) reports, and to Mt Hagen last Wednesday. Leo was a final...
- Posted July 29, 2016
APTC supports skills development in Kiribati
The Australia-Pacific Technical College (APTC) is contributing towards the development of skilled workers in targeted sectors across the Pacific, including those in Small Island States such as Kiribati. This week, APTC celebrated the success of 38 i-Kiribati...
- Posted July 28, 2016
Schoolgirl’s body found buried in military barracks
The body of a schoolgirl was found buried inside Igam Barracks in Lae, The National (July 27) reports. It is believed that the victim, a grade 12 student at Bumayong Secondary School, left the family home at...
- Posted July 27, 2016
HERST gets new minister in cabinet reshuffle
The Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (HERST) portfolio has a new minister. Talasea Open MP, Francis Marus, was appointed to the post in a minor cabinet reshuffle yesterday. The move comes after Kavieng MP Ben Micah...
- Posted July 27, 2016
PNG Fulbright scholars headed for the US
U.S. Embassy Port Moresby is pleased to announce that the 2016-2017 J. William Fulbright Graduate Scholarship Program has two successful recipients this year. They are Mr. Eli Direye, a Research Analyst with the Bank of Papua New...
- Posted July 26, 2016
NTC warns public about unregistered training providers
The National Training Council (NTC) has issued a public statement warning the general public to be wary of unregistered training providers operating within the country. The statement authorised by NTC Director, Mr Kinsella Geoffrey, said that there certain...
- Posted July 25, 2016
PNG student murdered in Manila by fellow countrymen
A Papua New Guinea student studying in Manila, Philippines, was reportedly murdered by his roommate and fellow countrymen, GMA TV reports. Reports indicate that the victim; Johnny Leo, and the suspect; Kuri Ranpi were drinking together when...
- Posted July 20, 2016
DLC offering IT Leadership Boot Camp
Have you ever had the need to boost your knowledge and skills within a short span of time? Well, a boot camp is exactly what you will need and Datec Learning Centre (DLC) is offering a program...
- Posted July 10, 2016
IEA TAFE offering Cisco Short Courses
The IEA College of TAFE is offering short courses for Cisco – ICND 1 & 2, at their Ela Beach campus in Port Moresby, and registrations are now open. The courses cost at K5, 500 each and...
- Posted July 8, 2016
UPNG terminates 2016 academic year
The University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG), in shocking move yesterday, announced the termination of the 2017 academic year with students ordered to vacate the campus by Saturday. According to The National (July 6), Chancellor Dr Nicholas...
- Posted July 6, 2016