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Media Regulation

Wednesday, May 2, 2012
LONDON (ABC /Reuters / Pacific Media Watch): A powerful British parliamentary committee has labelled Rupert Murdoch unfit to run a major company, and called on him to take responsibility for the...
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Douglas Marau HONIARA (Solomon Star/Pacific Media Watch): Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo has called on the media to report with responsibility and strive for excellence in their reporting. The...
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Centre / Pacific Media Watch): At the end of 2009, 32 journalists were killed in a single ambush in the Ampatuan massacre on Mindanao Island in the Philippines. Each year...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Alan Samson BOOK REVIEW: Scooped can be appreciated for what it is: a thorough academic, sometimes theoretical canvas of many aspects of New Zealand journalism.  It is not a perfect account, but...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
WELLINGTON (Radio NZ International / Pacific Media Watch): A Tongan publisher and media freedom campaigner Kalafi Moala says last week’s summit in Deuba, Fiji, of the Pacific Islands News...
Monday, April 2, 2012
David Robie ANALYSIS: NADI (Pacific Scoop/Pacific Media Watch): Whether it was the 21st birthday (as celebrated by the cake at a gala dinner) or 40th anniversary (as flagged by a...
Friday, March 30, 2012
SUVA (Radio Australia Pacific Beat/Pacific Media Watch): A Papua New Guinea government official has been called arrogant and ignorant after claiming at the Pacific Media summit that it's not...
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Maika Bolatiki SUVA (Fiji Sun/Pacific Media Watch): Australian and New Zealand news media were yesterday criticised for using anonymous anti-government sites as a source of information on Fiji....
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
SUVA (Radio New Zealand International/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji’s interim Prime Minister Commodore Frank Bainimarama has told a gathering of media professionals and journalists there...
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Alex Perrottet SUVA (Pacific Media Watch): The Pacific Islands News Association meets today in Pacific Harbour, Fiji, to celebrate milestones and hold a Pacific Media Summit.
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald/Pacific Media Watch): It should not have taken the police more than three months to decide no charges should be laid in the so-called "teapot tapes"...
Thursday, March 22, 2012
Alan Knight SYDNEY (Online Journalism / Pacific Media Watch): The press coverage of the inquiry into Australian media exemplified what is wrong, says Julian Disney, chair of the Australian Press...
Friday, March 16, 2012
Nick Leys    SYDNEY (The Australian / Pacific Media Watch):  An open letter from 35 journalism lecturers across the tertiary sector accuses The Weekend Australian of "shooting...
Friday, March 16, 2012
Rodney Tiffen OPINION: Wild claims that the Finkelstein report recommendations on media regulation increase the threat of government censorship are wrong.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
OPINION: Open letter in response to the article ‘Finkelstein report: Media’s great divide’ and editorial ‘It depends who you talk to’ in the Weekend...