IB 2019/25 China’s Guide to Investment Cooperation in Papua New Guinea
This In Brief examines a key Chinese government document written in the lead up to the November 2018 APEC meeting in Port Moresby and published in January 2019. The 2018 Guide for Foreign Investment and Cooperation (Papua New Guinea) is jointly issued by CAITEC (a Ministry of Commerce think tank), the Chinese embassy in PNG, and the Department of Outward Investment and Economic Cooperation (State Council 2018).
The document represents a step forward from previous investor guides to PNG in its level of detail and sophistication of analysis. This In Brief provides an analysis of the guide, including the foreword by Liu Linlin, Economic Counselor to PNG for the People’s Republic of China (PRC).