Updated: Oct 8, 2021
AUTHORIZED FOR RELEASE
The National Fisheries Authority (NFA) is the latest Government organization to join the Expo2020 Team to tell the Papua New Guinea story on the fisheries industry.
The Authority will inform the world stockholders on Papua New Guinea’s efforts to commercialise our tuna resources in a sustainable way, including having the most recent surveillance technology ensure compliance.
NFA will also package and promote several projects as well as market the Madang Marine Park and Economic Trade Zone.
More companies and SMEs have indicated participating in the Exposition in Dubai either through product display or physical and/or virtual presentation at the pavilion and Expo led thematic events.
The Investment Promotion Authority and the Tourism Promotion Authority have commenced aligning the interests of the participants in the participation strategy and roadshow programmes, including packaging projects for Foreign Direct Investments with a project value of over two billion Kina in the agriculture, minerals, energy, construction, transportation and manufacturing sectors.
Apart from the NFA, other companies will also showcase their products and services. Latest participants include;
Charcoal and vegetable export business in Eastern Highlands, and
Kokola Beach Retreat in New Ireland.
Expression of interest from stakeholders are still open until end of July. This will give time for the project packaging teams to complete the documentation and consultation with the Expo2020 Organising Committee in Dubai to finalise the participation strategy before 1st of October. This work will also include finalizing slots at the pavilion and expo thematic events for the companies and individuals that would be participating physically and or virtually.
Authorised for release by:
Ambassador Joshua R. Kalinoe, CSM, CBE
Commissioner General, PNG Pavilion
Expo 2020 Dubai