Media registration is open for the APEC Transportation Ministerial Meeting on 6-7 October in Port Moresby, to be chaired by Papua New Guinea Transport Minister Wesley Nukundj.

Transportation Ministers from APEC member economies will introduce joint measures for improving connectivity and trade flows in the Asia-Pacific. The priorities will include addressing transport regulation and the development of efficient, safe, secure and environmentally sustainable land, sea and air-based supply chains.

When: 6-7 October 2017

The Stanley Hotel and Suites,
Sir John Guise Drive Waigani,
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea


Online registration link:

Identification badges will be issued to accredited media representatives. 

Media events:
Introductory remarks during the ministerial meeting; the “family photo” of Transportation Ministers; and a post-meeting news conference will be open to accredited journalists.

Interview and photo opportunities will be available in conjunction with the meetings.

Note on media access:
All media representatives must be accredited and wear their identification badge to gain access to the meeting venue, facilities and specified events open to media.

Passport and visa requirements:
Journalists coming from overseas are required to possess a passport or other applicable travel documents valid at least 6 months with press visas upon entry to Papua New Guinea.

Media arrangements:

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For further details, or to arrange possible media interviews, please contact:

David Hendrickson +65 9137 3886 at
Michael Chapnick +65 9647 4847 at

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