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Media Ownership

Thursday, May 12, 2016
AUCKLAND (Otago Daily Post/ Newstalk ZB/ Pacific Media Watch): Fears have been raised about a proposed merger of NZME and Fairfax New Zealand - the two news companies that own most of newspapers...
Sunday, May 1, 2016
Allison Penjueli SUVA (Newswire Fiji/Pacific Media Watch): Clearing out the backlog of customer care jobs after Cyclone Winston remains the major challenge for the Pacific's largest pay...
Saturday, April 23, 2016
BRUSSELS (International Federation of Journalists/European Federation of Journalists): Legislators must take concrete steps against unfair contractual clauses in their laws. This is the message put...
Saturday, March 19, 2016
MELBOURNE (ABC News/Pacific Media Watch): Investigative journalist Adele Ferguson has accepted the Graham Perkin journalist of the year award at the state of Victoria's Quills, using her speech...
Friday, March 11, 2016
Bob Makin PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Digest/Pacific Media Watch):  Vanuatu Prime Minister Charlot Salwai Tabimasmas has terminated the board of the national broadcaster Vanuatu Broadcasting and...
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Peni Shute SUVA (Niuswire Fiji/Pacific Media Watch): Digicel Fiji has been given three licenses for 12 years to fully operate Sky Pacific, six months after formally acquiring the pay television...
Friday, October 16, 2015
Gorethy Kenneth PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier/ Pacific Media Watch): The Papua New Guinea government is now reviewing the necessary laws to address cross media ownership, foreign ownership and...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
MELBOURNE (Journalism Education and Research Association of Australia/Pacific Media Watch): The Journalism Education and Research Association of Australia (JERAA), as a body representing academics...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
SYDNEY (New Matilda/Pacific Media Watch): Take one part "sacred day", add two parts offensive tweet and you have the makings of a cyber-lynching, writes Mathew Kenneally. OPINION:...
Monday, April 6, 2015
SUVA (Radio Australia/Pacnews/The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch):  News magazine Island Business has been bought by a consortium comprising leading Fiji journalists and communications...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Alistar Kata AUCKLAND: (Pacific Media Watch): Vanuatu Daily Post publisher Marc Neil-Jones is on the hunt for a "gung ho" young journalist to work as a media manager with his news group...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
AUCKLAND (Radio New Zealand/Scoop Media/Pacific Media Watch): Radio New Zealand's Mediawatch has featured independent news group Scoop Media and its campaign for crowd funding and a relaunch of...
Sunday, February 15, 2015
PORT MORESBY (EM TV Business/Pacific Media Watch): The purchase and sales agreement has been signed between Fiji Television Limited and Telikom PNG Limited for Media Niugini Limited (MNL), making...
Sunday, December 14, 2014
AUCKLAND (Television NZ/Pacific Media Watch): Television New Zealand has named four independent production companies as the preferred applicants to produce its stable of Māori and Pacific...
Monday, December 8, 2014
AUCKLAND (Radio NZ International/Pacific Media Watch): The reporting on Papua New Guinea issues is said to have gone downhill in the year since the Australian Associated Press closed its PNG bureau...