PNG government rethinking China mining deal after opposition

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Papua New Guinea’s mining minister says the government is looking at changing parts of a mining deal struck with China. In November, China and PNG signed a $US148 million memorandum of understanding to extend the Ramu nickel mine’s refinery in Madang’s Basamuk Bay. But more than 1,000 locals are now threatening to shut down the […]

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