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Saturday, May 19, 2018
By Jale Moala SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): MAY 19, 2000: As editor of the Fiji Daily Post newspaper in Suva, I was expecting some big stories that day but nothing like what...
Friday, May 18, 2018
By Martyn Bradbury, editor of The Daily Blog AUCKLAND (The Daily Blog/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): I was fortunate enough to get a guest ticket to go along with Voyager to the NZ...
Monday, May 7, 2018
BOOK REVIEW: By Bambang Muryanto YOGYAKARTA (Asia Pacific Report/The Jakarta Post/Pacific Media Watch): A Dutch freelance journalist, Rohan (a pen name), had been interested in the political...
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Opinion by Dan McGarry PORT VILA (Asia Pacific Report/Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): The average Australian’s conception of Pacific island nations is so limited it makes some of us...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
By Mackenzie Smith JAKARTA (Asia Media Centre/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): In Indonesia, I expected to broaden my understanding and realisation of Asia and its importance to New...
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Backgrounder by Scott Waide LAE, Papua New Guinea (My Land, My Country/Pacific Media Watch): In the early hours of October 23, 2017, a woman in her late 40s was dragged out of her home by a mob...
Monday, July 17, 2017
ANALYSIS: By Rod Campbell AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/The Australia Institute/Pacific Media Watch): As much of the world watched the G20 last week, another leaders’ summit was on in Fiji...
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
ANALYSIS: By Dr Tarek Cherkaoui QATAR (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Diplomatic quarrels in the Arabian Peninsula have a long history, and small Gulf States, such as Qatar, align...
Friday, February 3, 2017
Analysis by Wadan Narsey SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/Narsey on Fiji/Pacific Media Watch): In 2016, two of Fiji’s main media organisations, the privately owned Fiji Times and state-owned Fiji...
Thursday, February 2, 2017
By Dr Amanda Watson PORT MORESBY (DevPolicyBlog/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): In Papua New Guinea, the Post-Courier featured a front-page story with the headline “PNG tops world...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
John L. Momis: SPEECH: An edited presentation by the Bougainville governor to the Australia Papua New Guinea Business Forum in Cairns, Australia, on May 15-17. 
Monday, May 16, 2016
APIA (Samoa Observer/Pacific Media Watch): This is today's editorial in the Samoa Observer by Marj Moore: TWO SIDES TO THE STORY There are always (at least) two sides to a story. ...
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Imrana Jalal SUVA (Asian Development Blog/ Pacific Media Watch): OPINION: The Pacific Islands conjure up images of paradise: white sand beaches, transparent sparkling aquamarine seas, and happy...
Monday, February 29, 2016
PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Digest/Pacific Media Watch): OPINION: Vanuatu Daily Digest has raised the issue of negligible public awareness of Radio Vanuatu (VBTC) planned developments with a Chinese...
Friday, February 26, 2016
SUVA (The Fiji Times/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): As aid has started to flow to parts of Fiji left devastated by severe tropical cyclone Winston, the Fiji Times chief editor says that...