K10 million for three rugby league world cup matches

first_imgSports Minister Justin Tkatchenko told Loop PNG that “the cost of hosting the rugby league world cup in PNG is shared; the National Capital District Commission, as the host city, are putting up half of the cost of K5 million and the National Government is backing that up with K5 million”.The PNG Kumuls’ home will see them play the United States of America and other two nations from Europe.The European nations are still in their qualifying stages for the world cup.Tkatchenko, who is the former Tourism Minister, said the telecasting of these international matches will benefit the tourism industry and attract tourists from US and European countries.All the matches will be played at the National Football Stadium in Port Moresby.last_img

first_imgSports Minister Justin Tkatchenko told Loop PNG that “the cost of hosting the rugby league world cup in PNG is shared; the National Capital District Commission, as the host city, are putting up half of the cost of K5 million and the National Government is backing that up with K5 million”.The PNG Kumuls’ home will see them play the United States of America and other two nations from Europe.The European nations are still in their qualifying stages for the world cup.Tkatchenko, who is the former Tourism Minister, said the telecasting of these international matches will benefit the tourism industry and attract tourists from US and European countries.All the matches will be played at the National Football Stadium in Port Moresby.last_img

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