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Fake News

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
SUVA (The Fiji Times/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Fiji Times has appealed to readers to report a fake Facebook account purporting to be the official page of the daily newspaper.
Saturday, August 18, 2018
KUALA LUMPUR (Asian Correspondent/Pacific Media Watch): Malaysia has repealed its controversial Anti-Fake News Act, barely five months after the law was passed and widely criticised for imposing...
Friday, June 1, 2018
OPINION: By Scott Waide LAE, Papua New Guinea (My Land, My Country/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Maybe it was a slip of the tongue or a misinterpreted statement. But there is no doubt...
Thursday, April 5, 2018
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): An innovative media self-regulatory initiative designed to combat disinformation online – called the Journalism Trust Initiative (JTI)...
Sunday, June 11, 2017
By Kendall Hutt AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Seasoned journalists and academics have warned “fake news” could invade New Zealand’s media if journalists do...
Saturday, March 18, 2017
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Predators of press freedom have seized on the notion of “fake news” to muzzle the media on the pretext of fighting false...