APEC security allowances paid to PNG security forces

A local sits at a bus stop displaying a China Aid emblem and an Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) banner in central Port Moresby, the capital city of the poorest nation in the 21-member APEC group, in Papua New Guinea, November 15, 2018. REUTERS/David Gray

PORT MORESBY,22 NOVEMBER 2018 (POST COURIER) – About 5400 security personnel received K1,800 (US$553) in APEC allowances, the outstanding allowances for the first nine days, the Papua New Guinea Government confirmed Wednesday. Secretary Finance confirmed K10.8 million (US$3.3 million) was paid out to 5400 security officers who worked during the APEC Summit. This was for […]

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