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Saturday, October 13, 2018
PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): An internationally acclaimed investigative documentary about Paga Hill community’s fight for justice from the illegal eviction and...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
By Benny Mawel JAYAPURA (Asia Pacific Report/Tabloid Jubi/Pacific Media Watch): Students from several tertiary institutions in the Papuan provincial capital of Jayapura have been holding actions...
Thursday, August 23, 2018
LONDON (PressTVUK/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A British journalist on board last month’s Freedom Flotilla mission attempting to break the illegal Gaza blockade by Israel has...
Saturday, August 18, 2018
KUALA LUMPUR (Asian Correspondent/Pacific Media Watch): Malaysia has repealed its controversial Anti-Fake News Act, barely five months after the law was passed and widely criticised for imposing...
Sunday, August 12, 2018
There has been much wringing of hands over Nauru’s ban on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation for next month’s Pacific Islands Forum leaders’ summit. But, reports Sri...
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
By Maxine Jacobs of Asia Pacific Report AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Nauru’s controversial ban on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation from attending the main...
Saturday, July 14, 2018
By Mong Palatino SYDNEY (Global Voices/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Protests have been gathering force over the Nauru government ban on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)...
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
By David Robie PARIS (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): When Reporters Without Borders chief Christophe Deloire introduced the Paris-based global media watchdog’s Asia-Pacific press...
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
COMMENT: By Miranda Ward on Red Ink SYDNEY (Nine Network/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Nauru government’s refusal to allow the ABC from entering the country to cover the...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the Papua New Guinean government’s reported declared intention to shut down access to...
Sunday, May 27, 2018
By Elena McPhee DUNEDIN (Otago Daily Times/Pacific Media Watch): About 170 students braved freezing weather to march on the University of Otago clocktower brandishing signs opposing the disposal...
Sunday, April 29, 2018
COMMENTARY: By Colin Peacock WELLINGTON (RNZ Mediawatch/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Facebook has been under fire for some time for distributing misinformation and fake news to a...
Thursday, April 26, 2018
OPINION: By Sylvester Gawi LAE, Papua New Guinea (Graun Blong Mi - My Land/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The greatest challenge facing journalism in Papua New Guinea is that there is...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Facebook has censored a West Papuan image by a Vanuatu-based photojournalist for the second time in less than four days – this time “...
Saturday, February 24, 2018
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the Philippine government’s decision to prevent the independent news website Rappler from...