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Media Freedom

Sunday, March 25, 2018
By Colin Peacock of RNZ Mediawatch WELLINGTON (Asia Pacific Report/RNZ Mediawatch/Pacific Media Watch): While a former US President’s visit preoccupied the New Zealand media this week, the...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
By Mackenzie Smith JAKARTA (Asia Media Centre/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): In Indonesia, I expected to broaden my understanding and realisation of Asia and its importance to New...
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Australian-born lawyer Dane Thornburgh, who has offices in Vanuatu and Australia, employed bullying tactics yesterday morning in a tense...
Friday, March 16, 2018
SYDNEY (Media Entertainment & Arts Alliance/Pacific Media Watch): The union for Australian journalists will today deliver to a hearing of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and...
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
By Scott Waide LAE, Papua New Guinea (My Land, My Country blog/Pacific Media Watch): Morobe Governor Ginson Saonu has apologised for an assault on a Lae-based Post-Courier journalist one month...
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
PARIS (Asia Pacific Report/Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called on the Philippine authorities to stop hounding Rappler, after officials...
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
By Netani Rika SUVA (Islands Business/Pacific Media Watch): Pro-government Fiji Sun newspaper has been put on notice for allegations made against Opposition Member of Parliament Parmod Chand....
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
PARIS (Asia Pacific Report/Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): To mark International Women’s Day tomorrow, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is publishing a report entitled “...
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
By Kalino Latu AUCKLAND (Kaniva News/Pacific Media Watch): Tongan Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pōhiva has appointed a former political friend who once turned against him and they repeatedly...
Friday, March 2, 2018
LAE (EMTV News/PNG Post-Courier/Pacific Media Watch): Four men who were arrested for assaulting a journalist in Papua New Guinea's second city of Lae last month were fined by the Lae District...
Monday, February 26, 2018
By Nasik Swami SUVA (The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission director and Media Industry Development Authority chairperson Ashwin Raj says he does...
Sunday, February 25, 2018
PAPE'ETE (RNZ Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): French Polynesia's La Dépèche de Tahiti daily newspaper has been hit by another strike, reports RNZ Pacific. The stoppage...
Saturday, February 24, 2018
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned the Philippine government’s decision to prevent the independent news website Rappler from...
Monday, February 19, 2018
PORT MORESBY (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins the Papua New Guinea Media Workers’ Association (...
Sunday, February 18, 2018
NEW YORK (Committee to Protect Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Indian authorities and the National Investigative Agency (NIA) to...