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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 09:23
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 - 22:02
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 - 15:40
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.
Sunday, November 11, 2018
By Rahul Bhattarai AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Fijians are counting down for their general election on Wednesday after early voting that started on November 5. Prime Minister Voreqe...
Sunday, November 11, 2018
By Hannah Sinclair LAUTOKA, Fiji (SBS News/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama says the country’s restrictive media laws are not affecting next...
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
PARIS (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch). Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is extremely concerned about pluralism and respect for editorial independence in the new Australian media...
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
By Ronald Tito'ona HONIARA (Solomon Star/Pacific Media Watch): Local journalists in the Solomon Islands have again been reminded of their watchdog role by keeping the government...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
By Nasik Swami SUVA (Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji might see its first woman prime minister after this year's general election, predicts New Zealand-based political sociologist...
Friday, February 16, 2018
EDITORIAL OPINION: Dan McGarry and Marc Neil-Jones of the Vanuatu Daily Post call for media associations and professionals throughout the Pacific to act to protect their freedom. PORT VILA (...
Thursday, November 16, 2017
By Kalino Lātū, editor of Kaniva News AUCKLAND (Kaniva News/Pacific Media Watch): A coin toss was used to decide whether Lord Vaea or Lord Vaha’i today won the third seat of members of the...
Monday, September 11, 2017
AUCKLAND (Radio 95bFM The Wire/Southern Cross/Pacific Media Watch): Political upheaval in Tonga in the wake of King Tupou VI's decision to dismiss Prime Minister 'Akilisi Pōhiva, dissolve...
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
AUCKLAND (Radio 95bFM/Southern Cross/Pacific Media Watch): Developments surrounding Prime Minister Peter O'Neill's arrest warrant are the focus of the Pacific Media Centre's weekly...
Saturday, July 29, 2017
PORT MORESBY: (Asia Pacific Report/EMTV News/Pacific Media Watch): The Ombudsman Commission has obtained an interim court order to extend the return of the general election writs until 2pm on...
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...