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Media Regulation

Wednesday, August 8, 2012
LONDON (ABC News / Pacific Media Watch): News Corporation has announced a loss of $US1.6 billion (A$1.5b) in the fourth quarter after writing down its publishing businesses, including in Australia...
Thursday, August 2, 2012
Alex Perrottet AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): A visiting media law specialist has questioned why it took so long for police to take action in the UK phone hacking scandal and has called for...
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Tim Pankhurst OPINION: New Zealand’s law commission has proposed a crackdown on inciting suicide on the internet and the publication of intimate photographs without permission. What does this...
Thursday, July 12, 2012
James Apa Gumuno PORT MORESBY (The National / Pacific Media Watch): The media has been banned from covering counting for the Hagen Central open electorate in Western Highlands province.
Monday, July 9, 2012
Savea Sano Malifa OPINION: APIA (Samoa Observer / Pacific Media Watch): One of the prickly issues that raised much concern at the International Press Institute (IPI) World Congress at the Port of...
Monday, July 9, 2012
AUCKLAND (Save TVNZ7 / Pacific Media Watch): Save TVNZ7, the group trying to keep public service television alive in New Zealand, has lodged a complaint with the Ombudsman over Television NZ’...
Friday, June 29, 2012
Alex Perrottet  AUCKLAND (Media7/Pacific Media Watch): On its final edition last night, Russell Brown’s Media7 dissected the strange times for journalists with the...
Thursday, June 28, 2012
SYDNEY (ABC News/Pacific Media Watch): Fairfax Media has told billionaire mining magnate Gina Rinehart that it is unable to extend an invitation for her to join its board. In a statement,...
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Ellen Stolz SUVA (Fiji Sun / Pacific Media Watch): Cabinet has approved the Television (Amendment) Decree 2012, which aims to ensure all television licences are to uphold and comply with the...
Monday, June 18, 2012
Alex Perrottet ANALYSIS: AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): In the aftermath to the lifting of the Public Emergency Regulations (PER) in Fiji in January, media organisations have been peering out from...
Saturday, June 16, 2012
 Elenoa Baselala SUVA (Fiji Times / Pacific Media Watch): Fiji TV is waiting for a decision on its application for a television licence renewal. The company chairman, Isoa Kaloumaira,...
Friday, May 25, 2012
Gavin Ellis OPINION AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Centre Online /Auckland University / Pacific Media Watch): There has seldom been a time in the past century when journalism has not been "in crisis...
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
AUCKLAND (Pacific Scoop / Pacific Media Watch): Kiribati’s Communications Ministry has ordered the New Zealand-based Kiribati Independent newspaper to stop publishing and “respect our...
Thursday, May 17, 2012
SUVA (Islands Business / Pacific Media Watch): Editorial quote: "It is a positive development that there is a realisation that the regional media puts up a united front rather than a splintered...
Friday, May 4, 2012
Maika Bolatiki  OPINION: SUVA (Fiji Sun / Pacific Media Watch): World Press Freedom Day is celebrated by journalists in Suva tonight. It comes amid a healthy and growing debate.