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PNG PM says to release formal APEC statement at later date

Papua New Guinea will release a formal closing statement for the regional APEC forum in coming days, Prime Minister Peter O’Neill said on Sunday, as the 21-member body was unable to agree on a leaders’ statement for the first time in its history.

Papua New Guinea will release a formal closing statement for the regional APEC forum in coming days, Prime Minister Peter O'Neill said on Sunday, as the 21-member body was unable to agree on a leaders' statement for the first time in its history.

Asia-Pacific leaders fail to reach consensus on APEC communique

A Chinese official said on Sunday that Asia-Pacific leaders could not issue the traditional communique at the end of the regional APEC forum, held in Papua New Guinea (PNG).

A Chinese official said on Sunday that Asia-Pacific leaders could not issue the traditional communique at the end of the regional APEC forum, held in Papua New Guinea (PNG).

3-year-old boy dies after being hit by car driven by father

A three-year-old boy died after he was hit by a car driven by his father in Kamaishi, Iwate Prefecture.
According to police, the accident occurred at around 10:45…

A three-year-old boy died after he was hit by a car driven by his father in Kamaishi, Iwate Prefecture. According to police, the accident occurred at around 10:45…

Man attacks woman after cutting power to her apartment

Police in Kaizuka, Osaka Prefecture, are looking for a man who broke into a 29-year-old woman’s apartment and tried to strangle her.
According to police, the incident occurred…

Police in Kaizuka, Osaka Prefecture, are looking for a man who broke into a 29-year-old woman’s apartment and tried to strangle her. According to police, the incident occurred…

U.S., Japan, NZ, Australia to bring electricity to most of Papua New Guinea

The U.S., Japan, New Zealand and Australia said they’ll bring electricity to 70 percent of Papua New Guinea’s people by 2030, boosting the West’s response to growing Chinese…

The U.S., Japan, New Zealand and Australia said they'll bring electricity to 70 percent of Papua New Guinea's people by 2030, boosting the West's response to growing Chinese…

Fiji prime minister narrowly wins election to serve a second term

Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama will stay in power for a second term as he narrowly won a general election on Sunday after voting resumed following delays due to bad weather.

Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama will stay in power for a second term as he narrowly won a general election on Sunday after voting resumed following delays due to bad weather.