Thursday, August 8, 2013
Ed Pilkington: ANALYSIS: From Katharine Graham and Watergate to Don Graham and the internet, the Graham family saw the Washington Post through its heydey – and demise.
Monday, June 17, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / 3 News): The owner of TV3 and half of the country's commercial radio stations went into receivership this morning.
Thursday, May 16, 2013
SUVA (Fijivillage.com / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji Times Limited, which had pleaded guilty to a charge of breaching the Media Industry Development Decree, has been ordered to pay...
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Daniel Drageset AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): More than hundred homes in Tuvalu could lose prime television programmes.
Monday, April 15, 2013
Jamie Small reports: Local journalists and foreign observers are watching carefully as the controversial sale of Les Nouvelles Calédoniennes continues to unfold. New negotiations have begun...
Friday, April 12, 2013
Daniel Drageset AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Pioneering online media journalist and publisher Alastair Thompson has embarked on a mission to save public interest journalism in New Zealand.
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Alastair Thompson OPINION: AUCKLAND (Scoop Media / Pacific Media Watch): The name for Scoop’s “Scoop Foundation Project” plays on the associated ideas of “foundation”...
Friday, April 5, 2013
SYDNEY (MEEA / Pacific Media Watch): The Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance (MEAA) is calling for a uniform national approach to shield laws for journalists. The call comes amid an unprecedented...
Thursday, April 4, 2013
OPINION: Johan Lidberg writes that the defunct media reform is an opportunity squandered. It takes years to build up momentum for change in the media sector.
Saturday, March 30, 2013
Mark Pearson: OPINION: It is just over a week since Australia's Gillard government withdrew the four media reform bills for which it could not garner the necessary support from the crossbench MPs.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
TARAWA (The Kiribati Independent / Pacific Media Watch): Television Kiribati, the government-owned television station, has closed down.
President Anote Tong said that apart from the TV's...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
OPINION: Alex Wake argues the Australian Federal government's Conroy’s clumsy handling of proposed reform, paired with the unrelenting campaign the major media companies have waged against...
Thursday, March 7, 2013
SUVA (Fiji Sun / Pacific Media Watch): Charges have been filed at the Suva Magistrates Court registry against newspaper company Fiji Times Limited and its six directors...
Monday, March 4, 2013
AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald / Pacific Media Watch): Sky TV shares have gone into a trading halt today as the Rupert Murdoch media group News Corp sells its 43.6 percent stake into the...
Monday, March 4, 2013
RAROTONGA, Cook Islands (Pacific Freedom Forum / Pacific Media Watch): The lack of factual information surrounding the recent sacking of a Papua New Guinea journalist poses another warning to...