As you know this community newspaper has not been available in print for the last 12 months or so.
MRL Capital is providing assistance to the stakeholders to reform the Lihir Media Board and register an association to manage the media and communications for the Lihir community. This website will replace the printed version while the arrangements are made for the Lihir Media Board to take over responsibility for running the paper.
All stories on this site can be downloaded and printed at your leisure. In the meantime please check this website regularly for the latest news from Lihir and New Ireland Province.
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Newcrest Mining Limited (NML), developer of the Lihir gold mine project in Lihir Island, Namatanai, New Ireland Province, says national airline Air Niugini has not terminated its services to the island.
Landowners of the Kunaye Airport in Lihir Island, New Ireland Province, have condemned yesterday’s sudden announcement by Lihir gold mine developer, Newcrest Mining Limited, to suspend all Air Niugini flights into and out of the island.
Athletes and officials from the Nimamar Local Level Government on Lihir Island in Namatanai, New Ireland Province, selected for Team New Ireland for the PNG Games later this year are baffled by their omission from the contingent.
Efforts by mothers and women on Lihir Island in Namatanai District, New Ireland Province, to improve the health and livelihood of their people have gained the recognition and support of the Mineral Resources Authority (MRA) and World Bank.
With its elevation to secondary status, Lihir Secondary School on Lihir Island in Namatanai, New Ireland Province, is maintaining and building new teachers’ houses, classrooms and dormitories for an expected increase in student enrolment from next year.