Parliament rise till Tuesday, 10th November 2020 at 2:00 pm

Hon. Rainbo Paita, MP

Rainbo Paita

Ministerial Portfolio
Minister for Finance & Rural Development

Finschhafen Open

Papua & Niugini Union Pati (PANGU)

Parliamentary Services

Current: First elected to the 10th National Parliament for the Finschafen Open seat in the 2017 General Elections as a member of the PANGU Party, appointed Minister for Finance and Rural Development on 8/11/19 following a cabinet reshuffle, Leader of Government Business, Assistant Speaker, 1st term in this Parliament .

Past: Appointed Member of the Appointments and Deputy Chairman to the Plans & Estimates Parliamentary Committees in the O'Neill-Abel Government from August 2017-April 2019. Appointed Minister for Communication and Energy (Telikom Ltd, PNG Power Ltd) under the Marape-Steven Government from 07/06/19-07/11/19 under the Marape-Steven Government, then changed ministerial portfolio on 08/11/19 following a cabinet reshuffle


Tertiary Education: Completed Tertiary Education at University of Papua New Guinea, 2010

Achievements: Earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Papua New Guinea, 2011

Contact Details

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