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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 08:23
PMC SEMINAR: Can the Democracy Coalition retain power in Tonga? By Dr Michael Horowitz, Academic Dean, 'Atenisi Institute Twenty-two years after Tonga’s insurgent “constitutional...
Friday, December 4, 2015 - 21:02
HUMAN RIGHTS DAY: UPDATES ON BURMA - COME ALONG TO HEAR OUR SPEAKERS: Stanley Saw Burmese migrant in NZ since 1977. He works in administration at Auckland University. He is an observer and...
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 - 14:40
This symposium will consider various models of comparative journalism and examine Western values of media freedom and democracy. A special edition of PJR will be published.
Monday, July 24, 2017
DILI (Asia Pacific Report/SBS Television/Pacific Media Watch): The emergence of opposition parties in Timor-Leste’s parliamentary election this weekend shows growing dissatisfaction with the...
Saturday, July 22, 2017
DILI (Fretilin/Pacific Media Watch): Fretilin (Frente Revolucionaria do Timor-Leste Independente) has denounced acts of "intimidation and terror" carried out by some people in political...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/PNG Economics/Pacific Media Watch): Statistical indicators suggest the Peter O’Neill government in Papua New Guinea has used its power of incumbency to...
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
By Kiwiana Ngabung PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/EMTV News/Mangi PNG/Pacific Media Watch): Transparency International PNG has provided a toll free hotline to report acts of corruption during...
Sunday, June 11, 2017
ANALYSIS: David Robie traces the history of the early years of the nuclear-free movement in a 1986 article for the New Internationalist – and shows how ordinary people declaring their home as a...
Thursday, May 18, 2017
PORT MORESBY (ABC Pacific Beat/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A group of United States security contractors engaged by Papua New Guinea’s police chief to give firearms training...
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
By Pacific Media Watch editor Kendall Hutt AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): New Zealand's Commerce Commission has denied a move which would have seen two of the country'...
Saturday, December 3, 2016
Matilda Simmons SUVA (The Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch): Two prominent Fiji lawyers and members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Law, Justice and Human Rights had a go at each other...
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,...
Thursday, September 22, 2016
SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Young injustice weary and tech-savvy Fijians are mobilising to question the country’s political elite. This is according to Mereoni Chung, a...
Friday, September 16, 2016
SUVA (ABC Pacific Beat/Pacific Media Watch): A Fiji academic has suggested the police detention of six prominent figures in Fiji over the weekend could have been spurred by investigations into...
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
SUVA (Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): The Fiji Times has released a statement defending itself against comments that were made by a Fijian politician who told members of the public not to read the...