Parliament rise till Tuesday 20th, April 2021 at 2:00 p.m.

Hon. Jim Miringtoro, MP

Jim Miringtoro

Ministerial Portfolio
Minister Communications and Information Technology

Central Bougainville Open

People's National Congress (P.N.C)

Date of Election
18 July 2012

Votes Received

Contact Details

Parliament Office
National Parliament P O Parliament House WAIGANI, N.C.D Papua New Guinea

Telephone: 3277511/3253819/70905616
Fax: 3257615

Electorate Office
Arawa Central Bougainville

Telephone: 70190871

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Current: Member of Parliament for Central Bougainville Open and Minister for Communication & Information Technology

Past: First Elected to the 8th National Parliament as for the Central Bougainville Open Electorate in the 2007 General Elections as an People's Democratic Movement Party candidate. Appointed Legislation Committee-Deputy Chair and Parliamentary Referral Committee on Industry and Industrial Relations-Chair on the 18/09/2007.Parliamentary Referral Committee on Justice. Appointed Minister for Communication and Information technology on the 5/8/2011 in the O'Neill-Namah cabinet.


Religion: Christianity- Seventh Day Adventist (SDA)
Primary Education: Rumba Seventh Day Adventist Primary School
Secondary Education: Kambubu Seventh Day Adventist High School
Tertiary Education: Bachelor of Science in Food Technology

Achievements: Assisted in bringing Bougainville Crisis to end Winning the 2012 General Election
Community Interests: Working with leaders to improve living standards in Central Bougainville
Last Occupation Prior to Elections: Teacher in High School and Secondary School, Bougainville