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MIL-Evening Report: Pacific ‘bright spots’ amid World Press Freedom Index Asian warnings

By   /  April 20, 2019  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Censorship, CTF, Cyber-censorship, DJF, English, Evening Report, Featured, Fiji, Global, KB, Media, Media Freedom, Media Freedom Index, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Self-censorship, Timor-Leste  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Pacific ‘bright spots’ amid World Press Freedom Index Asian warnings

Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk Fiji, New Zealand and Timor-Leste have made significant gains in the latest annual Reporters Without Borders World Press Freedom Index while the Paris-based global watchdog has warned that totalitarian propaganda, censorship, intimidation and cyber-harassment have been on the rise in the Asia-Pacific region. “A lot of courage is needed nowadays to […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: Samsung Launches ‘Connected Care – Anytime, Anywhere’ to Enhance Customer Care Training and Service – Samsung US Newsroom

By   /  April 19, 2019  /  AM-NC, Apps & Services, Brand Evolution, Business, Company News, Computer Technologies, corporate, CTF, Customer Care, DJF, Economics, English, Featured, Global Economy, Innovation, Innovation & Technology, Internet Communications Technology, KB, Michael Lawder, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel, Products, Samsung, Technology, Unboxed, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Samsung Launches ‘Connected Care – Anytime, Anywhere’ to Enhance Customer Care Training and Service – Samsung US Newsroom

Source: Samsung Samsung opens new Technical Training Center in Little Ferry, NJ; From L to R: Michael Lawder, Steve Kim, Joe Stinziano, Y.H. Eom, M.H. Lyu, Dave Das Today’s smart connected televisions and intelligent home appliances are sophisticated devices which require a new approach to servicer training and specialized technician tools to ensure the best […]

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MIL-Evening Report: West Papuan boycott of Indonesian election successful, says campaign

By   /  April 19, 2019  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, CTF, DJF, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, Indonesia, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, West Papua  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: West Papuan boycott of Indonesian election successful, says campaign

Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk The United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) has claimed a successful boycott of the Indonesian election on Wednesday, estimating that about 60 percent of voters have declined to cast their ballot. While voting did not take place in many polling stations as the ballots had not been delivered, it is […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Jokowi wins second term in Indonesia, CSIS-Cyrus quick count shows

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, CTF, Democracy, DJF, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, Indonesia, Indonesian elections, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, West Papua  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Jokowi wins second term in Indonesia, CSIS-Cyrus quick count shows

By Karina M. Tehusijarana in Jakarta A quick count conducted by the Centre for Strategic and International Studies and Cyrus Network indicates that President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has been reelected to the presidency in Indonesia, with the Jokowi-Ma’ruf Amin ticket winning 55.8 percent of the vote against Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Uno’s 44.2 percent. “Today we can […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Pasifika and diversity strong ‘winners’ at AUT media awards night

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, CTF, DJF, Education, English, Evening Report, Featured, Fiji, Journalism, Journalism Education, KB, Media, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, Students, Tertiary  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Pasifika and diversity strong ‘winners’ at AUT media awards night

By Michael Andrew Diversity was a winner at AUT’s School of Communication Studies annual awards last night with several Pacific Media Centre contributors taking out top prizes. Digital postgraduate student Sri Krishnamurthi was awarded the RNZ Pacific Prize for Asia-Pacific Journalism for his coverage of the Fijian general elections last year. “It means a lot […]

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MIL-OSI UK Cities: Landmark decision for Nottingham as plans to transform Island Site approved

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, Building Nottingham, Business, City of Nottingham, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, England, English, Europe, Featured, great britain, Housing, Investment, jobs, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, planning, Press Releases, regeneration, Trade, UK Cities, United Kingdom, United Kingdom Cities  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI UK Cities: Landmark decision for Nottingham as plans to transform Island Site approved

Source: City of Nottingham Nottingham is on the cusp of creating “possibly the biggest regeneration scheme in the UK” as outline plans to transform the high-profile 40-acre former Boots Island site have been approved today (17 April) by Nottingham City Council’s planning committee. Conygar Investment Company PLC intends to transform the site, which has laid […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Prabowo camp to ‘report US journalist’ over Indonesian poll strategy exposé

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  Allan Nairn, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, Corruption, CTF, DJF, Elections, English, Espionage, Evening Report, Extremist groups, Featured, Indonesia, Indonesian elections, KB, Media, MIL OSI, Military, National Intelligence Agency, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Politics, Prabowo Subianto, Reportage, Reports, Security  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Prabowo camp to ‘report US journalist’ over Indonesian poll strategy exposé

Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk The party backing a presidential challenger in today’s Indonesian general election claims it is reporting an independent US journalist to police over accusations of spreading “lies or fake news”. CNN Indonesia reports the deputy chairperson of Prabowo Subianto’s Greater Indonesia Movement Party (Gerindra), Arief Poyuono, will report journalist Allan Nairn over […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Indonesian election: ‘Our most disregarded Pacific neighbour’

By   /  April 17, 2019  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, CTF, DJF, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, Human Rights, Indonesia, Indonesian culture, Indonesian elections, Indonesian language, Indonesian nationalism, KB, LGBT, MIL OSI, Minorities, Nationalism, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Sexual Minorities  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Indonesian election: ‘Our most disregarded Pacific neighbour’

By the Asia Media Centre Up to 193 million eligible voters in Indonesia will go to the polls today, in what will be the world’s largest single-day election. The election will see incumbent president Joko “Jokowi” Widodo go head-to-head with Prabowo Subianto, a former general in the Indonesian armed forces who lost to Jokowi in […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: Samsung Galaxy S10 5G’s Rear and Selfie Cameras Score First Place in DxOMark Ranking, First Smartphone to Hit 100 Bar in Video – Samsung US Newsroom

By   /  April 17, 2019  /  5G, AM-NC, Business, Computer Technologies, CTF, DJF, DxOMark, Economics, English, Featured, Galaxy S10, Global Economy, Innovation & Technology, Internet Communications Technology, KB, Latest News, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mobile, News Releases, Open Source Intel, Press Resources, Samsung, Smartphone, Technology, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Samsung Galaxy S10 5G’s Rear and Selfie Cameras Score First Place in DxOMark Ranking, First Smartphone to Hit 100 Bar in Video – Samsung US Newsroom

Source: Samsung SEOUL, Korea – April 16, 2019 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today announced that the Galaxy S10 5G has received the number one spots in DxOMark’s camera rankings for both its rear and front-facing cameras. DxOMark is the trusted independent testing standard for mobile camera image quality. Using rigorous testing protocols, DxOMark provides […]

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MIL-OSI UK Cities: Primary school admissions for Nottingham City

By   /  April 17, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, City of Nottingham, CTF, DJF, Education, England, English, Europe, Featured, great britain, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Press Releases, Schools, UK Cities, United Kingdom, United Kingdom Cities  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI UK Cities: Primary school admissions for Nottingham City

Source: City of Nottingham More than 95% (3,467) of children in Nottingham have been offered a place at their first or second-choice primary school starting in September. Figures out today (Tuesday 16 April) show that nearly 90% (3,260) will be going to their first-choice school, while just over 5% (207) got their second choice. Primary […]

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