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Saturday, February 16, 2019
DILI (Timor-Leste Press Union/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Timor-Leste Press Union has protested in front of the Philippine Embassy in the capital Dili in solidarity with indicted...
Saturday, February 16, 2019
By Iris Gonzales MANILA (New Internationalist/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Philippine press has seen many dark days but Maria Ressa’s arrest this week is among the worst...
Thursday, February 14, 2019
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Paris-based global media advocacy group Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has condemned yesterday’s arrest of...
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
APIA (RNZ Pacific/Samoa Observer/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Samoan anti-government blogger Malele Paulo has been arrested, reports RNZ Pacific. Malele, who uses the pseudonym...
Sunday, February 10, 2019
By Dieqy Hasbi Widhana JAKARTA (Tirto.id/Asia Pacific Report/Indo-Left/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesia’s National Press Day (HPN), which falls on February 9 – yesterday, is a reminder...
Monday, August 27, 2018
By Joyetter Feagaimaali’i-Luamanu APIA (Samoa Observer/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Rudy Bartley, president of the Journalist Association of Samoa (JAWS), has supported the...
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...
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
By Maxine Jacobs of Asia Pacific Report AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Nauru’s controversial ban on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation from attending the main...
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
By Bob Howarth  DILI, Timor-Leste (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Dili Dialogue Forum, sponsored by UNESCO and organised by the Timor-Leste Press Council, will be held again...
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
By Koro Vaka’uta of RNZ Pacific WELLINGTON (RNZ Pacific/Pacific Media Watch): The outgoing general manager and publisher of The Fiji Times says his job has been made difficult by the Fiji...
Monday, June 18, 2018
INTERVIEW: Sylvia C. Frain: The Pacific Media Centre’s Dr Sylvia C. Frain talks to human rights lawyer Julian Aguon, who recently won a landmark case in the Guam Supreme Court upholding the...
Friday, June 15, 2018
BRIEFING: By Geraldine Panapasa SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/Wansolwara/Pacific Media Watch): Like it or not, social media has become part and parcel of almost everyday discussions. Whether it...
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...