PNG health and education suffer in Budget – economist

Papua New Guinea 's national parliament in Waigani. Photo: RNZ / Johnny Blades

Papua New Guinea government allocations to the health and education sectors have reduced substantially in the last several years, an economist says. The 2019 Budget, released this week, was bigger than last year, boosted in part by a lift in resource earnings. But the expected deficit is also high at $US545 million dollars, or two […]

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