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Monday, November 14, 2016
YANGON (Reuters/Amnesty International/Asia News Network): Human rights monitors have raised concerns over Myanmar’s media laws as two chief reporters were accused of government defamation,...
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
BANGKOK (The Committee to Protect Journalists/Pacific Media Watch):The Committee to Protect Journalists' (CPJ) senior Southeast Asia representative, Shawn Crispin, said that if the Myanmar...
Thursday, July 7, 2016
AUCKLAND (Transparency International/Pacific Media Watch): A major challenge for Pacific Island nations is how to address corruption, lack of accountability and transparency and mismanagement of...
Thursday, June 9, 2016
PORT MORESBY (Loop PNG/ Pacific Media Watch): A journalist was kicked and punched by police officers when they opened fire on peaceful protests by students at the University of Papua New Guinea on...
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/ RNZI/ Pacific Media Watch): Police in Papua New Guinea opened fire at university students preparing to a peaceful protest this morning. The students had planned...
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
PORT MORESBY (PACNEWS/Pacific Media Watch): The Papua New Guinea Opposition has submitted another vote of no confidence for the fourth time this year against Prime Minister Peter O’Neill...
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
MANILA (The Philippine Star/ Pacific Media Watch): President-elect Rodrigo Duterte says he will no longer grant media interviews until the end of his term to avoid criticism and incorrect media...
Sunday, June 5, 2016
MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ Pacific Media Watch): The College Editors Guild of the Philippines (CEGP) is most deeply disturbed by President-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s statement that...
Friday, May 27, 2016
Jemima Garrett reporting for RA's Pacific Beat SYDNEY (RA's Pacific Beat/ Asia Pacific Report/ Pacific Media Centre): Journalists, lawyers and corruption-fighters are sounding the alarm as...
Thursday, May 26, 2016
PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/ Asia Pacific Report/ Pacific Media Watch): West Papuan leaders, through the Vanuatu Free West Papua Association in Port Vila, have rejected the Indonesian government...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Carmella Gware LAE, Papua New Guinea (Asia Pacific Report/Loop PNG/Pacific Media Watch): A student leader at Papua New Guinea’s University of Technology in Lae has responded to Prime...
Thursday, April 14, 2016
AUCKLAND (Radio New Zealand International/ Loop Vanuatu/ Pacific Media Watch): Leaked documents showing several Pacific Island countries to be tax havens have come as little surprise to some...
Thursday, April 7, 2016
MALÉ, Maldives (International Federation of Journalists/ Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists joins its affiliate, the Maldives Journalists Association, in...
Monday, March 14, 2016
SYDNEY (ABC News/Pacific Media Watch): An ABC Four Corners investigative programme crew has been detained by Malaysian police after trying to question Prime Minister Najib Razak over a corruption...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Catherine Putz PORT VILA (The Diplomat/Pacific Media Watch): ANALYSIS: Of Vanuatu’s 270,000 people, an estimated 200,000 turned up to vote in last Friday's snap parliamentary elections...