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CHAPTER 15 Papua New Guinea

International Application of FIDIC Contracts, The

Page 277 CHAPTER 15 Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea Joseph Barbaro, Andrew McCormack, Nick Thorne, Ryan Warokra, and Kenneth Imako Page 278 15.1 Outline of Papua New Guinea’s legal environment 15.1.1 Constitutional and government structure 15.1.1.1 Overview The Independent State of Papua New Guinea ( PNG ) gained its independence in 1975 and has since been governed democratically in accordance with its Constitution . It is a member of the Commonwealth of Nations and has a Westminster system of government. The formal head of state of PNG is the Queen of the United Kingdom and is represented by the Governor General, who is nominated by the National Parliament, and serves a term of six years.

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