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Business in Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby

Syllabus of the Subject: Foreign Trade and Business in Papua New Guinea. Port Moresby

  1. Introduction to the Independent State of Papua New Guinea (Oceania)
  2. Economy of Papua New Guinea (PNG)
  3. International Trade (Import, Export) of PNG.
  4. Doing Business in Port Moresby
  5. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Papua New Guinea
  6. Business Opportunities in Papua New Guinea
  7. Case Study: Telikom Papua
  8. Access to the market of Papua New Guinea
  9. Business Plan for Papua New Guinea

The objectives of the Subject “Foreign Trade and Business in the Independent State of Papua New Guinea” are the following:

  1. To analyse the Papua New Guinean Economy and Foreign Trade (Import, Export, FDI)
  2. To know the business opportunities in the Independent State of Papua New Guinea
  3. To explore the Papua New Guinean trade relations with the country of the student
  4. To know the Papua New Guinean Trade Agreements
  5. To examine the profile of Papua New Guinean Companies
  6. To develop a business plan for the Papua New Guinean Market
The Subject “Foreign Trade and Business in Papua New Guineabelongs to the following Online Higher Education Programs taught by EENI Global Business School:
  1. Masters: International Business, Foreign Trade
  2. Doctorates: Asian Business, World Trade
  3. Course: Business in Oceania

EENI Doctorates and Masters in Global Business adapted to Papua New Guinea, Master, International Business, Foreign Trade Papua New Guinean students.

Online Students, Master in International Business and Foreign Trade

Learning materials in Courses, Masters, Doctorates in International Business in English or Study Master Doctorate Business in Spanish Papúa Nueva-Guinea Study, Master in International Business in French Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinee

  1. Credits of the Subject “Foreign Trade and Business in Papua New Guinea”: 1 ECTS Credits
  2. Duration: one week

Sample of the Subject - Doing Business in Papua New Guinea:
e-Course: Foreign trade Papua New Guinea





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Description of the Subject: Foreign Trade and Business in Papua New Guinea.

Papua: a decade of uninterrupted economic growth.

Papua New Guinean Market Access and Free Trade Agreements:

  1. Papua New and the Economic Area of Oceania
  2. Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)
  3. Pacific Islands Forum (PIF)
  4. Pacific Island Countries Trade Agreement (PICTA).
    1. PICTA Trade in Services Protocol
  5. Oceania Customs Organisation (OCO)
  6. Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) (observer)

International Trade Facilitation Programs

  1. World Trade Organisation (WTO)
    1. WTO General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS)
    2. WTO Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (SPS)
    3. WTO Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT)
    4. WTO Agreement on Preshipment Inspection (PSI)
    5. WTO Agreement on Safeguards (SG)
    6. WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA)
  2. World Customs Organisation (WCO)
    1. Revised Kyoto Convention (RKC)
  3. International Bureau of Containers and Intermodal Transport (BIC)
  4. International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO, Chicago Convention)
  5. International Maritime Organisation (IMO)
    1. Convention Relating to Temporary Admission (Istanbul Convention) - not a member
  6. Customs Convention on Containers (CCC, UN) - not a member

Asian Trade and Economic Organisations

  1. Asian Development Bank (ADB)
  2. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)
  3. Colombo Plan

Global Organisations

  1. Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PEEC)
  2. United Nations (UN)
    1. Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
    2. International Trade Centre (INTRACEN)
    3. World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO)
  3. World Bank (WB)
  4. World Trade Organisation (WTO)
  5. International Monetary Fund (IMF)

The Independent State of Papua New Guinea.

  1. Papua New Guinean Population: 7 million people
  2. Area of Papua New Guinea: 462,840 square kilometres
  3. of Papua New Guinea shares a border with Indonesia and Australia by sea
  4. The capital of Papua New Guinea is Port Moresby (255,000 people)
  5. English is the official language, while Tok Pisin and Motu are national languages
  6. Over 800 different languages are spoken in Papua New Guinea
  7. Independence of Papua New Guinea from Australia: 1975.
  8. Papua New Guinea is a Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy; the Queen Elizabeth II is the Head of the Independent State of Papua New Guinea

Main religion in Papua is Christianity: Catholicism (1.8 million) and Protestantism (3 million, 61% of the population, Methodists: 1 million)

  1. In Papua New Guinea, there is a small community of Baha'i

Papua New Guinea belongs to the Economic Area of Oceania of the Western Civilisation

Papua New Guinean Economy.

  1. 33% of the Papua New Guinean population lives with less than USD 1.25 a day
  2. 85% of the population of Papua is related to the agriculture
  3. The main economic sectors of the Independent State of Papua New Guinea are agriculture, livestock, forestry, mining, Petrol, tourism, hospitality, fisheries, marine resources, manufacturing, retailing and wholesaling, building and construction, international transport, telecommunications, international finance, and trade
  4. Papua has huge natural resources (petroleum, copper, and gold)
  5. The currency of Papua is the Kina (PGK)

Pacific Island Countries Trade Agreement (PICTA)

International Trade of Papua New Guinea.

  1. 80% of the exports of Papua New Guinea are composed of three commodities: petroleum, copper, and gold
  2. Top exports of Papua New Guinea are gold, silver, copper, crude oil, logs, timber, coffee, palm oil, cocoa, and copra
  3. Top Export Markets of Papua New Guinea are Australia, Japan, South Korea, the People's Republic of China, Germany, the United States, the United Kingdom, and Singapore
  4. Top Papua New Guinean import partners are Australia, Japan, the United States, Singapore, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, the People's Republic of China, and Hong Kong

The Government of Papua New Guinea is promoting the Foreign direct investment (FDI). The Investment Promotion Authority of Papua is the agency focused on attracting new foreign investors to Papua New Guinea.

Samples - Business in Papua

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation APEC. Trade and Investment Liberalisation. Bogor Goals

Pacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relations (PACER) Australia, New Zealand, Papua...

Foreign Trade and Business in Papua New Guinea

Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) Pacific Islands Countries Trade Agreement. Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon, Australia, New Zealand...

Oceania Customs Organisation (OCO) Australia New Zealand Papua New Guinea Tuvalu Tonga...



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