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 read more


first_imgÚdarás na Gaeltachta Board members have approved more than €390k in funding for Donegal gaeltacht companies.Overall funding around the country will lead to the creation of 50 jobs when up and running, it claimed.In addition, €1.556 million was approved for 30 public organisations (cooperatives and community-based organisations) throughout the Gaeltacht, to support them in the implementation of their annual work plans throughout 2014 as follows: Co. DonegalComharchumann Oileán Árainn Mhór Teo €84,000Comhar Chumann Thoraí Teo €84,000Comharchumann Forbartha Ghaoth Dobhair Teo €57,500 Comharchumann na nOileán Beag Teo €32,000Céim Aniar Teo €53,750Pobal Eascarrach Teo €33,000Lár Chomhairle Paróiste Gleann Cholm Cille Teo €47,750Donegal total: €392,000 The Údarás Board met with the Minister of State for the Department of Arts, Heritage and Gaeltachta, Donnchadh Mac Fhionnlaoich T.D., and made a submission to the Minister directed at increasing the Údarás budget for the next three years, to aid the organisation with its new language planning and community development activities and to increase the employment base in the Gaeltacht.ÚDARÁS DISHES OUT €390K TO DONEGAL COMPANIES was last modified: March 3rd, 2014 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:donegalfundsÚdarás na Gaeltachtalast_img read more