Wednesday, May 4, 2011 - 18:21
Papua New Guinea’s Tok Pisin language newspaper Wantok, founded in 1969, is one of the publishing icons of the South Pacific.Philip Cass of Unitec presents a seminar on the newspaper and the...
Friday, December 20, 2013
David Robie: PROFILE: While the Timor-Leste media industry was rejuvenated by a national congress in October that voted on a new code of ethics, one of the country's most independent chief...
Monday, October 21, 2013
Daniel Drageset: AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The story about the i-Kiribati man seeking climate asylum in New Zealand has made headlines in news media around the world.
Thursday, October 3, 2013
JAKARTA (Jakarta Globe / AFP / Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian journalist Stefanus Teguh Edi Pramono of Tempo Media Group has been awarded this year’s Agence France-Presse (AFP) Kate Webb...
Monday, August 26, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / Fiji Sun): Jyoti Pratibha of the Fiji Sun has criticised Radio Australia journalist Bruce Hill for "unbalanced" coverage of the new Fiji constitution.
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.
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
SYDNEY (ABC Radio Australia / Pacific Media Watch): Samoa's Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele has rejected claims that the government is interfering with a proposed media council.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Several media reports have highlighted Fiji Foreign Minister Ratu Inoke Kubuabola’s critical speech on Australia’s asylum seeker agreement with Papua New...
Monday, July 22, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / Sunday Chronicle / AAP / ABC Radio Australia): Papua New Guinean newspaper Sunday Chronicle left no one wondering what its stance is towards Australia’s plan to...
Thursday, July 11, 2013
APIA (Pacific Media Watch / Samoa Observer): Samoa Observer’s Chief Reporter, Sophie Budvietas, was the target of a pointed threat and theft on Friday night.
Tuesday, July 9, 2013
APIA (Pacific Media Watch / Samoa Observer): A few weeks after the Speaker of Parliament in Samoa, La’auli Leuatea Polata’ivao, threatened to ban media reporting from Parliament...
Friday, June 14, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / Radio New Zealand International): A Tongan newspaper has been found guilty of defaming the Prime Minister.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / AUT University News): Newspaper paywalls are less successful than newspapers are suggesting, and don’t offer a viable business model in the short term according...
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Jamie Small REPORT: Media coverage of Pacific issues is often criticised but Polynesian journalists and New Zealand media are making an effort to improve visibility of Pacific culture.
Monday, June 3, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Centre / Pacific Media Watch): Samoan Language Week celebrates the language and culture of the 1 in 20 New Zealanders who trace their ancestry to the islands of Samoa, at a...