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Censorship

Monday, November 21, 2011
Mary Rauto SUVA (The Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch):  The Fiji Magistrates Court in Suva will next month rule on an application by the state for a closed court hearing in a sedition case...
Thursday, November 17, 2011
Jonathan Holmes OPINION: SYDNEY (ABC / Pacific Media Watch): The stark realities of power don't change much. And a genteel power struggle is being played out at the Media Inquiry being...
Thursday, November 17, 2011
SYDNEY (Reporters Without Borders / Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders is concerned about proposals made at the first session of the Inquiry into Media and Media Regulation on November...
Thursday, November 17, 2011
Elenoa Osborne SUVA (Fiji Broadcasting Corporation / Pacific Media Watch): The excitement continues to build towards the launch of Fiji's newest television station FBC TV.
Monday, November 14, 2011
Ritika Pratap SUVA (Fiji Broadcasting Corporation / Pacific Media Watch): The Fiji High Court has granted leave to Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum to initiate proceedings for contempt of...
Monday, October 31, 2011
PORT VILA (Media Asosiesen blong Vanuatu / Pacific Media Watch): International media reported on two incidents in West Papua last week where Indonesian security forces violently repressed...
Monday, October 31, 2011
PORT MORESBY (Pacific Freedom Forum / Pacific Media Watch): A 10-day parliamentary ban on reporters from the largest daily newspaper in New Zealand sets a dangerous precedent for the rest of the...
Wednesday, October 26, 2011
REGION (International Federation of Journalists  / Pacific Media Watch): The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ), the European group of the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ)...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
SUVA (Islands Business / Minfo / Pacific Media Watch): Ministers and senior officials representing information ministries from developing countries are in Beijing this week for a two-week series of...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Alex Perrottet and David Robie: AUCKLAND (NewMatilda.com / Pacific Media Watch): The violence in West Papua this past week has played out against a background of limited media freedom there and...
Saturday, October 22, 2011
MELBOURNE (Australian Network News / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji risks becoming an electoral autocracy if the government maintains its tight control over the media, the University of the South...
Thursday, October 20, 2011
BEIJING (Radio New Zealand International / Pacific Media Centre): Fiji’s chief censor has flown to China to learn how to disseminate information that is "accurate and balanced"....
Thursday, October 20, 2011
SUVA: (Radio Australia / Pacific Media Watch): A University of the South Pacific media academic says there are major similarities between Fiji and Singapore's controls on the media. Dr Marc...
Monday, October 17, 2011
MELBOURNE (Radio Australia's Pacific Beat / Pacific Media Watch): A new report on Pacific media freedom says the most serious cases of media freedom violations in the Pacific in the past year...
Saturday, October 15, 2011
Marc Edge: ANALYSIS: Constraints imposed on the press in Fiji under the 2010 Media Decree have been compared with the system of press control in Singapore. The two systems are, however, quite...