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Media Freedom

Thursday, June 14, 2018
MANILA (Rappler/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch):Rappler executive editor and CEO Maria Ressa has won a coveted press freedom award from a 70-year-old global network of news publishers...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the Papua New Guinean government’s reported declared intention to shut down access to...
Sunday, June 3, 2018
OPINION: By Keith Jackson NOOSA (PNG Attitude/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Samuel H Basil, the man who might ban Papua New Guineans from Facebook, was not always such a stern opponent...
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
By Melisha Yafoi BEIJING (PNG Post-Courier/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Students studying in Beijing, China, have described the move by Papua New Guinea’s Communications...
Thursday, May 24, 2018
By Talebula Kate SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): The Fiji government is being urged to use existing processes they have set up through the Media Industry Development Authority of Fiji...
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
By Geraldine Panapasa, editor-in-chief of Wansolwara SUVA (Wansolwara News/Fiji Times/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): “Relief!” That was the word from Fiji Times Ltd...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
SUVA (The Fiji Times/Fijivillage/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The High Court in Suva has found the Fiji Times Ltd, its three senior executives and a letter writer not guilty of...
Saturday, May 19, 2018
By Jale Moala SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): MAY 19, 2000: As editor of the Fiji Daily Post newspaper in Suva, I was expecting some big stories that day but nothing like what...
Saturday, May 19, 2018
By Litia Cava SUVA (The Fiji Times/Asia Pacific Report/Fiji Village/Pacific Media Watch): High Court judge Justice Thushara Rajasinghe is set to deliver his verdict on Tuesday after the three...
Friday, May 18, 2018
By Talebula Kate SUVA (The Fiji Times/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The three assessors in The Fiji Times sedition trial tonight returned a unanimous not guilty opinion on all counts...
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
SYDNEY (The Australian/Pacific Media Watch): The Australian journalist and academic who spent more than a year in an Egyptian prison has welcomed Foreign Minister Julie Bishop’s recent boost...
Friday, May 11, 2018
By Joyetter Feagaimaali’i-Luamanu APIA (Samoa Observer/Pacific Media Watch): Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sa’ilele Malielelgaoi has accused his Tongan counterpart ‘Akilisi Pohiva of...
Friday, May 11, 2018
By Craig Major School of Communication Studies Professor and Pacific Media Centre director Professor David Robie marked World Press Freedom Day last week with a seminar covering the "...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): The publisher of The Fiji Times has no involvement or input in the content of its publications, editor-in-chief Fred Wesley has told the High Court in the...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
SUVA (Mailife/Pacific Media Watch): The High Court in Suva has ruled against the no-case-to-answer application filed by the defence counsels in The Fiji Times sedition trial.