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1 October 2021
Papua New Guinea’s National Executive Council endorses legislation to promote private sector involvement in infrastructure service delivery

Papua New Guinea’s National Executive Council has endorsed the PSDI-supported Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Amendment Bill and Regulations.

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23 September 2021
PSDI Economic Empowerment of Women Expert launches new women in business leadership report at major regional forum

Women remain underrepresented in business leadership in the Pacific but there are examples of significant progress and lasting change, PSDI's Economic Empowerment of Women Expert has told the Pacific Update conference.

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26 August 2021
Program to support women senior business leaders launched in Papua New Guinea

PSDI has partnered with Papua New Guinea’s Business Coalition for Women (BCFW) to launch a training program to support more women to take on senior leadership roles.

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25 August 2021
Passing of new legislation in PNG a key step to reforming governance and improving performance of state-owned enterprises

Supported by PSDI, the Government of Papua New Guinea (PNG) on 17 August 2021 passed a key legislation in its efforts to reform governance, increase transparency, and improve the performance of the country’s state-owned enterprises (SOEs).

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5 May 2021
New PSDI-supported laws make it easier to start, operate, and grow businesses in Kiribati

Kiribati now has a suite of modern, foundational business laws after the Companies Act, Company Insolvency Act, and Business Names Act were passed by the country's Parliament last week. The new laws will make it easier for both existing and new businesses to operate in Kiribati.

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26 April 2021
PSDI Economic Empowerment of Women Expert gives keynote presentation at Pacific Women Triennial event

PSDI’s Economic Empowerment of Women Expert, Sarah Boxall, on 23 April gave a keynote presentation at a side event for the Pacific Women Triennial focused on strengthening Pacific ecosystems to empower women entrepreneurs and women in business.

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