Pacific Media Centre Pacific Media Watch Pacific Journalism Review Asia Pacific Report

May 2013

30/05/2013 - 11:04pm
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): After competing in the Raro Challenge on Rarotonga, British film-maker Tajinder Singh Hayer is full of acclaim for...
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29/05/2013 - 7:13pm
SYDNEY (Pacific Media Watch / ABC Australia) Media in Nauru has been ordered by President Sprent Dabwido not to cover anything of a political nature...
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29/05/2013 - 6:16pm
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Parliament in Papua New Guinea gave a resounding yes to dramatically expanding the use of the death penalty yesterday...
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29/05/2013 - 12:03pm
SUVA (Pacific Scoop / Republika / Pacific Media Watch): A Fiji academic has partly blamed the “corporate” owners of news media in...
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28/05/2013 - 5:45pm
PORT MORESBY (Pacific Media Watch / The National): Rural communities in Papua New Guinea can look forward to improved communication services.
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28/05/2013 - 2:35pm
Yvonne Tahana AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / New Zealand Herald): TVNZ broadcaster Shane Taurima will talk to his bosses this week about what role...
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27/05/2013 - 6:42pm
AUCKLAND (AUT University / Pacific Media Watch): The inaugural UNESCO World Press Freedom Day 2013 lecture, "Press freedom, social media and...
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27/05/2013 - 3:08pm
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The president of West Papua, Forkorus Yaboisembut, has made an appeal to three regional political organisations in...
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27/05/2013 - 1:36pm
Letter signed by "Federal Republic of West Papua" President Forkorus Yaboisembut to the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Secretary-General Peter...
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27/05/2013 - 12:23pm
JAKARTA (Pacific Media Watch / The Jakarta Globe): Eight out of 10 Indonesian journalists use social media to find story ideas and data for their...
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26/05/2013 - 9:24pm
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Centre / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji’s brand of post-coup media censorship and other Pacific political curbs are...
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26/05/2013 - 3:13pm
Peter Lloyd SYDNEY (ABC Radio / Pacific Media Watch): An elite counter-terrorist police unit in Indonesia has been accused of carrying out a mass...
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25/05/2013 - 1:21pm
AUCKLAND (AUT University / Pacific Media Watch): The Rialto Channel 48Hours filmmaking contest is on, and the Auckland leg of the national New...
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24/05/2013 - 4:50pm
APIA (Samoa Observer / Pacific Media Watch): Three female reports from the Samoa Observer were threatened and assaulted yesterday in the presence of...
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24/05/2013 - 10:02am
Investigative journalists are calling for new models of funding to fill a gap in the industry where the private sector has failed. Jamie Small...
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23/05/2013 - 8:39pm
Michael Sergel WELLINGTON (Pacific Media Centre / Pacific Media Watch): Rising sea levels, falling fish stocks and more extreme storms have proven...
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23/05/2013 - 8:12pm
Michael Sergel WELLINGTON (Pacific Media Centre / Pacific Media Watch): Pacific leaders have overwhelmingly rejected a push from the World Bank and...
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23/05/2013 - 6:15pm
David Robie: At the heart of a global crisis over news media credibility and trust has been Britain's so-called Hackgate scandal involving...
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23/05/2013 - 3:50pm
Hola Samani: Controversial incoming Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy addressed an Auckland ethnic affairs forum and said she hoped to...
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23/05/2013 - 3:24pm
Simon Maude: AUCKLAND (Te Waha Nui / Pacific Media Watch): A former AUT journalism student working for Māori Television says it is “awesome...
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