Global Leaders Agreed to Meet in Papua New Guinea—Just Don’t Ask Them to Stay There

Host nation for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit is plagued by crime, lacks sufficient hotel rooms.

APEC holds annual leaders summit with involvement of China and Pacific Island states | Foreign Brief

The Leader’s Week of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum begins today in Port Moresby.

Papua New Guinea's prime minister has defended his government buying 40 Maserati cars for the three-day APEC summit.

40 Maseratis, three cruise ships, 4,000 police and no Trump: APEC 2018 in numbers

This week world leaders descend on Papua New Guinea for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit, an event that has stoked controversy before it even begins.

US Coast Guard to patrol shoreline - Post Courier

US Coast Guard to patrol shoreline

Author: Stephen Howes, ANU When Papua New Guinea (PNG) put up its hand to host APEC in 2013, its economy was booming. Prospects were bright. And reform was

US Coast Guard in full swing | Loop PNG

Up to 95 United States Coast Guard personnel based out of Port Security 305, Virginia Coast, have been in Port Moresby for over a week now, providing maritime security service.

Papua New Guinea rolling out red carpet for APEC but locals living in poverty

In a country where poverty is rife, medication shortages are biting and there's just been a polio outbreak, some Papua New Guineans are struggling to square their day-to-day lives with the money being spent on the APEC summit.