Envoy stresses on foreign investment

“It creates more job opportunities and is essential for economic growth,” said Australian High Commissioner, Bruce Davis, during the 35th Australia Papua New Guinea Business Forum & Trade Expo on June 17th.

“In Australia, trade and foreign investment has helped drive over 30 years of uninterrupted economic growth. One in five jobs in Australia exist because of our trade activities. Trade and foreign investment bring new skills and knowledge and is an important source of funding for technology and innovation enterprises.

​VC expo underway despite polling

The exposition, in its second year now, started on Monday.

The mega-mall’s management confirmed a smaller turnout on Tuesday, the initial polling date as scheduled by the PNG Electoral Commission.

Polling for NCD was deferred to today – Friday June 30. But this was not a good reason enough to stop the exposition today.

Even exhibitors are not worried about it.

Stephen Elllis, Productions Manager for RH Hypermart, said the exposition is a diversion/ distraction to all the negative issues going on.

Vision City expo to test market

Vision City Marketing Manager, Maureen Esta said this during the launching of the expo on Wednesday in Port Moresby.

She told Loop PNG that while the expo provides exposure for the companies, it will also give them an indication of the current market for specific products and services.

I Do – Time to Tie The Knot

The Ultimate Wedding Event brings together PNG’s best wedding organisers, florists, cake makers, dress makers, photographers and jewelry stores providing the extensive range of options and at affordable ticket prices for brides and grooms their bridal party and family to be attend.

The wedding expo will be a great opportunity to get a great pick out your wedding rings, chose a photographer, see the many different types of floral bouquets in season and taste test some of the countries best cake makers creations.

Vitis hosts two-day expo

And if you thought Vitis Industries is only about food and beverages, you are in for a huge surprise. There are also agents for Invovic Tyres that fit all manner of vehicles.

Vitis official Buri Gabi told Loop PNG that since last year, the Company had been holding monthly expos to showcase their variety of products.

The Vitis Industries product expo is a two-day event. It started today and will end tomorrow.

The general public turned up in numbers to check out the products on display.