PNG PM urges companies to pay more tax

PAPUA New Guinea’s new prime minister is urging Oil Search and its oil major partners to pay more tax instead of funding health and literacy programs.

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Wants tax to prioritise over development programs

Speaking at the company's 90th birthday celebration in Port Moresby on Friday, Prime Minister James Marape said it was not Oil Search's role to invest in development programs, saying the money would