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Monday, August 11, 2014
Mads Anneberg and Alistar Kata AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / Pacific Scoop): Waving Fijian flags and holding placards, around 20 people marched on the Manukau Events Centre at the weekend,...
Monday, August 11, 2014
Mads Anneberg AUCKLAND (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama was treated to a warm welcome when speaking in Manukau in South Auckland at the weekend as part of...
Saturday, August 9, 2014
AUCKLAND (Fiji Times / Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): Three out of five Fiji Islanders want to see coup leader Voreqe Bainimarama elected as prime minister next month, according to a new...
Friday, August 8, 2014
AUCKLAND (Amnesty International / TV3 / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's former military leader Voreqe Bainimarama has created a climate of fear which must be brought to an end, Amnesty...
Friday, August 8, 2014
SUVA (Fiji Broadcasting Corporation / RNZI / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's Electoral Commission has made a call for "ethical conduct" by candidates and the media ahead of next month...
Monday, August 4, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Indonesia's ban on foreign journalists, torture and sexual assault by the military, and the New Zealand government’'s cosy relationship with Indonesia –- one...
Friday, August 1, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The first West Papuan journalist to visit New Zealand has made a call for freedom for West Papua, and for the Indonesian government occupiers to lift the ban on...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Liam Fox SUVA (Australia Network News / Pacific Media Watch): Concerns about media freedom in Fiji are again being raised as the country gets ready for its first democratic election in nearly...
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
SUVA (Pacific Media Watch / Radio New Zealand International / Fiji Village): The Fijian government has again been criticised from all corners - for "political persecution", alleged abuse...
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
NUKU‘ALOFA (Matangi Tonga / Pacific Media Watch): Tonga's ‘Atenisi University will hold a "festival of democracy" for two weeks next month in preparation for the country...
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
SUVA (Pacific Media Watch / Radio New Zealand International): The Fijian Prime Minister's alleged breaches of his own draconian electoral decrees may not be investigated before the national...
Friday, April 25, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): A provision in the Fiji Electoral Decree 2014 has stirred debate among some university academics. Section 115 of the decree restricts any person or group...
Thursday, April 17, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / Te Waha Nui): Pacific Media Centre founder Professor David Robie will have his latest book launched at the Auckland University of Technology library next week. The...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
NUKU'ALOFA (Pacific Media Watch / Radio New Zealand International): The leader of the opposition in Tonga, 'Akilisi Pohiva, has condemned plans to build a new royal palace and government...
Monday, April 14, 2014
SUVA (Radio New Zealand International / Pacific Media Watch): Another opposition party in Fiji has warned that things are not free and fair in Fiji and that the democratic elections in September...