Papua province suffered 15.72% decline of its economy in 2019. In the third quarter of 2020, Papua economy contracted by 2.61% year-on-year, but improved 6.09% from the previous quarter. The economy is expected to report stronger growth in the fourth quarter 2020 onwards. In general, two provinces in Papua—-Papua and Papua Barat—-will likely see stronger economic growth this year, which will support the national economic recovery. To subscribe please click here