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Warga Papua Nugini Meragukan AstraZeneca Sejak Australia Membatasi Pemakaian

Keputusan Australia membatasi pemakaian vaksin AstraZeneca untuk kelompok di bawah 50 tahun telah menyebabkan keraguan vaksinasi di Papua Nugini yang saat ini sedang berlangsung. 
Papua New Guinea

Warga Papua Nugini Meragukan AstraZeneca Sejak Australia Membatasi Pemakaian

Keputusan Australia membatasi pemakaian vaksin AstraZeneca untuk kelompok di bawah 50 tahun telah menyebabkan keraguan vaksinasi di Papua Nugini yang saat ini sedang berlangsung. 

'Double standards': PNG locals worry over AstraZeneca safety amid Australia's limit to under 50s

Miriam Siwi says she and her family won't be getting the AstraZeneca vaccine. She's one of a growing number of people in PNG worried about potential side effects.
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'Double standards': PNG locals worry over AstraZeneca safety amid Australia's limit to under 50s

Miriam Siwi says she and her family won't be getting the AstraZeneca vaccine. She's one of a growing number of people in PNG worried about potential side effects.

What COVID vaccines are being used in different countries?

The race to vaccinate is a marathon, not a sprint, with countries around the world looking to multiple suppliers to help get them over the finish line.
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What COVID vaccines are being used in different countries?

The race to vaccinate is a marathon, not a sprint, with countries around the world looking to multiple suppliers to help get them over the finish line.

Donna says she had to clean her husband after finding him in soiled clothes in hospital. He later died of COVID-19

Donna Kawabata says she found her husband dehydrated and in soiled trousers when she went to visit him in hospital after he tested positive to COVID-19. She did her best to help him for 11 days, but then he passed away.
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Donna says she had to clean her husband after finding him in soiled clothes in hospital. He later died of COVID-19

Donna Kawabata says she found her husband dehydrated and in soiled trousers when she went to visit him in hospital after he tested positive to COVID-19. She did her best to help him for 11 days, but then he passed away.

Australia to supply doses of domestically manufactured COVID-19 vaccines to Melanesian countries

The federal government says from April 19 it will supply doses of domestically manufactured COVID-19 vaccines to Melanesian countries.
Papua New Guinea

Australia to supply doses of domestically manufactured COVID-19 vaccines to Melanesian countries

The federal government says from April 19 it will supply doses of domestically manufactured COVID-19 vaccines to Melanesian countries.

Australia sends more medics, equipment to PNG for COVID response

A specialist Australian medical team and critical equipment are flown to Papua New Guinea to help respond to the country's surging coronavirus cases.
Papua New Guinea

Australia sends more medics, equipment to PNG for COVID response

A specialist Australian medical team and critical equipment are flown to Papua New Guinea to help respond to the country's surging coronavirus cases.

PNG: Singirok backs concept of ADF Pacific Islands regiment

Former PNG Defence Commander, General Jerry Singirok, believes the creation of a Pacific Islands regiment within the ADF would be the best way to advance military links in the region.
Papua New Guinea

PNG: Singirok backs concept of ADF Pacific Islands regiment

Former PNG Defence Commander, General Jerry Singirok, believes the creation of a Pacific Islands regiment within the ADF would be the best way to advance military links in the region.

Why I'm calling on tech companies to protect my kids' education

We're just a stone's throw from the Australian mainland in PNG, but the situation couldn't be more different, writes Bernadette Yakopa.
Papua New Guinea

Why I'm calling on tech companies to protect my kids' education

We're just a stone's throw from the Australian mainland in PNG, but the situation couldn't be more different, writes Bernadette Yakopa.

PNG: Regional doctors fear they're being left out of vaccine roll out

Calls to distribute vaccine to regional PNG after 75 per cent of doctors at one hospital test positive for COVID-19, forcing services to close.
Papua New Guinea

PNG: Regional doctors fear they're being left out of vaccine roll out

Calls to distribute vaccine to regional PNG after 75 per cent of doctors at one hospital test positive for COVID-19, forcing services to close.

War of words between Australia and the EU over vaccine delivery

Scott Morrison has called out the European Union after officials in Brussels denied blocking the export of COVID-19 vaccines to Australia. Andrew Probyn reports.
Papua New Guinea

War of words between Australia and the EU over vaccine delivery

Scott Morrison has called out the European Union after officials in Brussels denied blocking the export of COVID-19 vaccines to Australia. Andrew Probyn reports.

Queensland records no new community transmission as former PNG governor remembered after dying from COVID-19 complications

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk thanks staff at Redcliffe Hospital for their treatment of PNG politician Malcolm 'Kela' Smith, who died of COVID-19 complications at the Queensland facility on Monday.
Papua New Guinea

Queensland records no new community transmission as former PNG governor remembered after dying from COVID-19 complications

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk thanks staff at Redcliffe Hospital for their treatment of PNG politician Malcolm 'Kela' Smith, who died of COVID-19 complications at the Queensland facility on Monday.

PNG politician and aviation businessman honored after COVID-19 death in Queensland hospital

Papua New Guinea MP Robert Agarobe honors businessman and former regional governor Malcolm 'Kela' Smith, who died from COVID-19 complications in Redcliffe Hospital, north of Brisbane, on Monday.
Papua New Guinea

PNG politician and aviation businessman honored after COVID-19 death in Queensland hospital

Papua New Guinea MP Robert Agarobe honors businessman and former regional governor Malcolm 'Kela' Smith, who died from COVID-19 complications in Redcliffe Hospital, north of Brisbane, on Monday.

PNG: Researcher says COVID-19 is a fertile ground for sorcery violence

There's fears that Papua New Guinea's COVID-19 crisis is being used as an excuse to carry out sorcery accusation violence as the number of coronavirus cases climb.
Papua New Guinea

PNG: Researcher says COVID-19 is a fertile ground for sorcery violence

There's fears that Papua New Guinea's COVID-19 crisis is being used as an excuse to carry out sorcery accusation violence as the number of coronavirus cases climb.

Australia: Community rallies to send COVID-19 supplies to PNG

A new COVID Assist team based in the northern Australian city of Cairns is chipping in to help with the COVID-19 outbreak in PNG, including donations of personal protective equipment to remote parts of the country.
Papua New Guinea

Australia: Community rallies to send COVID-19 supplies to PNG

A new COVID Assist team based in the northern Australian city of Cairns is chipping in to help with the COVID-19 outbreak in PNG, including donations of personal protective equipment to remote parts of the country.

Australia responds to WHO’s calls for international assistance to PNG as Covid cases double

A doubling of Covid-19 numbers in Papua New Guinea has prompted calls for Australia to assist with our northern neighbour's vaccination programme.
Papua New Guinea

Australia responds to WHO’s calls for international assistance to PNG as Covid cases double

A doubling of Covid-19 numbers in Papua New Guinea has prompted calls for Australia to assist with our northern neighbour's vaccination programme.

Families separated and FIFO miners left in the lurch as PNG's COVID crisis escalates

With flights suspended and travel between the two countries severely limited, people in Australia are growing increasingly worried about their loved ones in PNG as the country’s COVID-19 crisis worsens.
Papua New Guinea

Families separated and FIFO miners left in the lurch as PNG's COVID crisis escalates

With flights suspended and travel between the two countries severely limited, people in Australia are growing increasingly worried about their loved ones in PNG as the country’s COVID-19 crisis worsens.

'We're going to be protected by God': Concerns over how some in PNG are confronting COVID crisis

With flights suspended and travel between the two countries severely limited, people in Australia are growing increasingly worried about their loved ones in PNG as the country’s COVID-19 crisis worsens.
Papua New Guinea

'We're going to be protected by God': Concerns over how some in PNG are confronting COVID crisis

With flights suspended and travel between the two countries severely limited, people in Australia are growing increasingly worried about their loved ones in PNG as the country’s COVID-19 crisis worsens.

Juanita's parents live in the epicentre of PNG's COVID crisis. But she has no way to reach them

With flights suspended and travel between the two countries severely limited, people in Australia are growing increasingly worried about their loved ones in PNG as the country’s COVID-19 crisis worsens.
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Juanita's parents live in the epicentre of PNG's COVID crisis. But she has no way to reach them

With flights suspended and travel between the two countries severely limited, people in Australia are growing increasingly worried about their loved ones in PNG as the country’s COVID-19 crisis worsens.

Exhausted doctors, wailing loved ones, and failed resuscitations: Inside PNG's makeshift virus clinic

There are no athletes at the Rita Flynn Sporting Complex in Port Moresby. Instead, the people now gathered at the facility are either outside waiting to get a coronavirus test or inside being treated for the virus.
Papua New Guinea

Exhausted doctors, wailing loved ones, and failed resuscitations: Inside PNG's makeshift virus clinic

There are no athletes at the Rita Flynn Sporting Complex in Port Moresby. Instead, the people now gathered at the facility are either outside waiting to get a coronavirus test or inside being treated for the virus.

At 4:00am, Dr Nou got the call to help treat COVID-19 patients. He'd already worked a full shift

There are no athletes at the Rita Flynn Sporting Complex in Port Moresby. Instead, the people now gathered at the facility are either outside waiting to get a coronavirus test or inside being treated for the virus.
Papua New Guinea

At 4:00am, Dr Nou got the call to help treat COVID-19 patients. He'd already worked a full shift

There are no athletes at the Rita Flynn Sporting Complex in Port Moresby. Instead, the people now gathered at the facility are either outside waiting to get a coronavirus test or inside being treated for the virus.

Australia's nearest neighbour is battling an infodemic as well as a surge in coronavirus cases

Medical experts in Australia's nearest neighbour are battling not only a wave of new coronavirus infections, but a deluge of misinformation.
Papua New Guinea

Australia's nearest neighbour is battling an infodemic as well as a surge in coronavirus cases

Medical experts in Australia's nearest neighbour are battling not only a wave of new coronavirus infections, but a deluge of misinformation.

Is a deluge of misinformation driving a surge in coronavirus cases in Papua New Guinea?

Medical experts in Australia's nearest neighbour are battling not only a wave of new coronavirus infections, but a deluge of misinformation.
Papua New Guinea

Is a deluge of misinformation driving a surge in coronavirus cases in Papua New Guinea?

Medical experts in Australia's nearest neighbour are battling not only a wave of new coronavirus infections, but a deluge of misinformation.

‘There’s no one to replace them’: Concerns grow for PNG’s rural health workers as 8,000 vaccines arrive from Australia

Australian medical teams have landed in Papua New Guinea to help manage its coronavirus crisis — but health workers warn the hard work has only just begun.
Papua New Guinea

‘There’s no one to replace them’: Concerns grow for PNG’s rural health workers as 8,000 vaccines arrive from Australia

Australian medical teams have landed in Papua New Guinea to help manage its coronavirus crisis — but health workers warn the hard work has only just begun.

PNG: Miss PNG under fire for Tiktok video

There are calls being made in Papua New Guniea to Strip Miss PNG 2019 of her crown after she posted a video of herself dancing on Tiktok but others are saying that she should be free to express herself.
Papua New Guinea

PNG: Miss PNG under fire for Tiktok video

There are calls being made in Papua New Guniea to Strip Miss PNG 2019 of her crown after she posted a video of herself dancing on Tiktok but others are saying that she should be free to express herself.

COVID-19 strain linked to Papua New Guinea identified in Queensland

Queensland Health says a new strain of COVID-19 detected in travellers from Papua New Guinea isn't a «lineage of concern».
Papua New Guinea

COVID-19 strain linked to Papua New Guinea identified in Queensland

Queensland Health says a new strain of COVID-19 detected in travellers from Papua New Guinea isn't a «lineage of concern».

PNG: Locals say COVID-19 has arrived in the two virus-free provinces

Despite PNG's growing COVID-19 crisis there are still two provinces in the country, Manus and Oro, that are still technically free of the disease.
Papua New Guinea

PNG: Locals say COVID-19 has arrived in the two virus-free provinces

Despite PNG's growing COVID-19 crisis there are still two provinces in the country, Manus and Oro, that are still technically free of the disease.

'We deserve better': As COVID-19 rips through my city, I fear I can't keep my family safe

I live with six others in Port Moresby, which is at the centre of PNG's COVID-19 outbreak. If one of us tests positive to this deadly virus, I am unsure how we will be able to isolate ourselves.
Papua New Guinea

'We deserve better': As COVID-19 rips through my city, I fear I can't keep my family safe

I live with six others in Port Moresby, which is at the centre of PNG's COVID-19 outbreak. If one of us tests positive to this deadly virus, I am unsure how we will be able to isolate ourselves.