Papua New Guinea has a total of eight positive Covid-19 cases following a new case was confirmed today in Eastern Highlands Province.
In response to Covid-19 outbreak, Papua New Guinea is partially lifting restrictions on international flights on a limited capacity mid-next week and on schools to resume classes.
Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape his two minister and Government officials were tested Covid-19 negative. Their samples were collected and tested but results returned turned negative.
The impacts of Covid-19 response in Papua New Guinea is affecting its revenue streams. Recommendations have been made for the Government to consider harnessing digital transformation to rebound its economy post Covid-19.