Wednesday 7th October 2015

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Australia hails progress in PACER Plus talks, targets mid-2016 deal

While Australia has hailed the Trans-Pacific Partnership as major milestone in global trade, the Turnbull government is still in talks for a smaller trade deal with Pacific Island states.

Former Madang governor wants Australian cops to fight crime

An upsurge in crime in the PNG city of Madang has led to a prominent former politician calling for Australian police to be sent in.

PNG editor rejects claim media represent corporate interests

A prominent Papua New Guinea editor has strongly rejected criticism that the local media there represent the interests of the government and corporations.

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