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Thursday, December 13, 2012
Mark Pearson: The United States has its Pulitzer Prizes. Australia has the Walkleys. And journalism education in the region has the Ossies.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
SUVA (Fiji Village / Pacific Media Watch): Acting Solicitor General Sharvada Sharma has asked the High Court to impose a $500,000 fine on Fiji Times Limited after the newspaper company was found...
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Nasik Swami SUVA (Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch): High Court judge William Calanchini has found Fiji Times Limited, the owner of The Fiji Times, guilty of contempt of court.
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Alex Perrottet COMMENTARY: AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): If robust debate is lacking in the media in Fiji, there was certainly plenty of it at the Media and Democracy Symposium hosted at  the...
Monday, September 10, 2012
Magalie Tingal of Radio Djiido SUVA (Pacific Scoop / PMC / Pacific Media Watch): In New Caledonia, the role of the media in democracy is an issue still evolving.  For more than 25 years, it has...
Sunday, September 9, 2012
Magalie Tingal OPINION: In New Caledonia, the role of the media in democracy is an issue still evolving.  For more than 25 years, it has reflected more of propaganda journalism than the role of...
Sunday, September 9, 2012
Tevita Vuibau SUVA (The Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch): "If as much resources were devoted to an iTaukei language daily newspaper as to English language dailies, it would be successful."
Sunday, September 9, 2012
Fonua Talei SUVA (Fiji Sun / Pacific Media Watch):  “Under the Media decree there is leeway to publish whatever we can, but there is a caveat on how we treat certain issues like race and...
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
SUVA (Fiji Village / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's Acting Prime Minister, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, is expected to comment today on statements and reports about the conditions allegedly set out...
Thursday, May 17, 2012
By Alex Perrottet AUCKLAND (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): The New Zealand government’s reasons for cutting funding to Television NZ have been “rubbished” at a public...
Saturday, May 12, 2012
Kalafi Moala OPINION: As Crown Prince and Minister of Foreign Affairs before his elevation to the Throne, King George V was asked for his thoughts about Tonga becoming a democracy.
Thursday, April 26, 2012
SUVA (University of the South Pacific / Pacific Media Centre / Pacific Media Watch):  Media and Democracy in the South Pacific University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji, 5-6 September...
Thursday, April 5, 2012
By the editor, Matā’afa Keni Lesa APIA (Samoa Observer / Pacific Media Watch): Let’s talk a little about Fiji. There is nothing that should surprise us anymore about what’s...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
WELLINGTON (Radio NZ International / Pacific Media Watch): A Tongan publisher and media freedom campaigner Kalafi Moala says last week’s summit in Deuba, Fiji, of the Pacific Islands News...
Friday, March 30, 2012
SUVA (Radio Australia Pacific Beat/Pacific Media Watch): A Papua New Guinea government official has been called arrogant and ignorant after claiming at the Pacific Media summit that it's not...