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Capitale

nom: Port Moresby
coordonnées géographiques: 9 27 S, 147 11 E
différence de temps: UTC+10 (15 hours ahead of Washington, DC during Standard Time)

Fête de l'Indépendance

16 Septembre 1975 (from the Australian-administered UN trusteeship)

Constitution

16 Septembre 1975

Suffrage - Age minimum de l'électeur

18 ans; universal

Pouvoir exécutif

chef d'état (Président): Queen ELIZABETH II (depuis 6 February 1952); represented by Governor Michael OGIO (depuis 25 February 2011)
chef de gouvernement (1er ministre): Prime Minister Peter Paire O'NEILL (depuis 2 August 2011); Deputy Prime Minister Belden NAMAH (depuis 9 August 2011)
cabinet: National Executive Council appointed by the governor general on the recommendation of the prime minister
elections: the monarchy is hereditary; the governor general nominated by parliament and appointed by the chef d'état (Président); following legislative elections, the leader of the majority party or leader of the majority coalition usually appointed prime minister by the governor general acting in accordance with a decision of the parliament


Source: CIA World Factbook - Version du Mars 19, 2012