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Wednesday, August 8, 2018
MANILA (International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines/Pacific Media Watch): A retired 80-year-old law professor, Gill Boehringer, was detained on arrival at Manila yesterday and told...
Monday, May 7, 2018
SPECIAL REPORT: By Max Uechtritz OUVEA, New Caledonia (Asia Pacific Report/Linked-in/Pacific Media Watch): On Saturday, 30 years ago in 1988, I smelled death for the first time – literally...
Monday, April 16, 2018
AUCKLAND (Radio 95bFM/Pacific Media Watch): Pacific Media Centre director Professor David Robie blasted some of the global coverage of the alleged Chinese military base plans for Vanuatu,...
Thursday, March 22, 2018
By Ryan Dagur JAKARTA (Asia Pacific Report/UCA News/Pacific Media Watch): A wave of protests has swept Indonesia in recent days after legislation criminalising criticism of lawmakers took...
Sunday, February 11, 2018
PORT MORESBY (Al Jazeera/Pacific Media Watch): In Papua New Guinea, community leader Joe Moses struggles to save the 3000 inhabitants of Port Moresby’s Paga Hill settlement before they are...
Sunday, February 11, 2018
SUVA (Islands Business/Pacific Media Watch): Islands Business managing director Samisoni Pareti and journalist Nanise Volau have been questioned by Fiji police over a story published online by the...
Friday, January 26, 2018
By Yovinus Guntur BANYUWANGI, Indonesia (Asia Pacific Report/Benar News/Pacific Media Watch): An Indonesian court has convicted and sentenced an environmentalist to 10 months in prison on a charge...
Sunday, June 18, 2017
WELLINGTON (Radio NZ Media Watch/Pacific Media Watch): So-called "fake news" and the damage it can do has featured much in the media in recent months. Radio NZ's Mediawatch looks...
Monday, April 3, 2017
ANALYSIS: By Selwyn Manning AUCKLAND (Evening Report/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): There is an overlooked aspect of the New Zealand Defence Force’s account of Operation Burnham...
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Nadia Marai PORT MORESBY (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Media staff have been threatened and harassed by supporters of Western Province Governor Ati Wobiro, provincial administrator...
Monday, April 11, 2016
Sally Pokiton RABAUL (Loop PNG/ Radio NZ International/Pacific Media Watch): The owner and managing director of Rabaul Shipping will stand trial at the Kokopo National Court this week -- four...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Colin Archer GENEVA (International Peace Bureau/Pacific Media Watch): The Oslo-based International Peace Bureau has nominated former Marshall Islands Foreign Minister Tony de Brum and the republic...
Monday, January 11, 2016
Ayomi Amindoni and Victor Mambor JAYAPURA (Jakarta Post/Tabloid Jubi/Pacific Media Watch): President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo of Indonesia has expressed a commitment to resolve a number of...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
SUVA (Global Post / AFP /Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's police chief has resigned abruptly, accusing the military of interfering with his job. Highly respected South African Ben Groenewald has...
Saturday, September 12, 2015
PORT MORESBY (ULMWP/Pacific Media Watch): The Solomon Islands Special Envoy on West Papua, Mathew Wale, today cautiously welcomed the decision by the Pacific Islands Forum leaders to take forward a...