The National, PNG - 27 November 2010PARLIAMENT has been adjourned for six months to May next year, after Treasurer Peter O’Neill was forced to assure Speaker Jeffery Nape that K20 million would be released next week for urgent maintenance work in parliament.
The adjournment ensured the prime minister cannot face a vote of no-confidence in this term of parliament."
and in another article of the same paper
MEMBERS of parliament yesterday voted to give themselves a hefty 52% pay rise before adjourning for a six-month holiday.
I have no views on the politics of PNG, I cant...however I thought you might like to read the above extract today from The National newspaper in PNG.
You can form your own opinion about what is holding PNG back.