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MIL-Evening Report: Telling the real stories behind ‘plastic’ Pacific islanders and stereotypes

By   /  November 19, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Auckland University of Technology, AUT, CTF, Culture, Diaspora, DJF, Documentaries, Education, English, Evening Report, KB, Language, Migrants, MIL OSI, Multimedia, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Pacific Voices, Pasifika, Pasifika success, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, Self Determination  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Telling the real stories behind ‘plastic’ Pacific islanders and stereotypes

A look at the lives of Pacific islanders who choose to ignore or struggle to embrace their heritage. Video: Plastic Polynesia trailer By Leilani Sitagata Two final-year communication studies students at Auckland University of Technology decided for their end-of-year project to film a mini documentary about what it means to be a “plastic” islander. The […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Chinese President Xi’s early PNG arrival upstages APEC rivals

By   /  November 16, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APEC, APEC 2018, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation, Asia Pacific Report, CTF, Development, Diplomacy, DJF, English, Evening Report, Featured, KB, MIL OSI, Multimedia, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Chinese President Xi’s early PNG arrival upstages APEC rivals

News headlines with the arrival of the Chinese president in Papua New Guinea for APEC. Video: EMTV News Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Port Moresby last night to attend the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders summit and is poised to steal a march on rival world leaders. With the […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Fijians urged to vote after ‘worrying’ turnout in stormy weather

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, CTF, Democracy, DJF, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, Fiji, Fiji elections, KB, MIL OSI, Multimedia, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, RNZ Pacific  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Fijians urged to vote after ‘worrying’ turnout in stormy weather

Heavy rain and a flood alert remain in force today as Fiji citizens braved the wild and wet conditions to vote in the general election. Video: FBC News By RNZ Pacific More than 550,000 people were due to vote today in the election as wet and stormy weather hit Fiji. “As at midday we are […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Low-cost solar batteries key to cheap electricity for Polynesian countries

By   /  November 9, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate, Cook Islands, CTF, DJF, Economic research, English, Environment, Evening Report, Innovation, KB, MIL OSI, Multimedia, New Zealand, NZ Institute for Pacific Research, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, Research, Samoa, Science-Technology, Solar batteries, Solar energy, solar power, Sustainability, Tonga  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Low-cost solar batteries key to cheap electricity for Polynesian countries

A report on innovative solar energy technology for the Pacific. Video: NZIPR By Sri Krishnamurthi with Peter Wilson in Auckland Solar-powered batteries are the key to a future without electricity grids for Polynesian countries in the Pacific (Samoa, Cook Islands and Tonga), a study has found. The study is funded by the New Zealand Institute […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Kanaky independence campaign rolls on … encouraged by ballot result

By   /  November 9, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, Global, Human Rights, Independence, Indigenous, Kanak independence, Kanaky, KB, Media, MIL OSI, Multimedia, New Caledonia, New Caledonia referendum, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Opinion, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, referendum, Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Kanaky independence campaign rolls on … encouraged by ballot result

David Robie, who reported from New Caledonia several times during the 1980s for Islands Business magazine, The Australian, New Zealand Times and other media, returned to the French Pacific possession to observe last weekend’s historic referendum. He was also on board the Rainbow Warrior, the Greenpeace environmental ship that was bombed by French secret agents […]

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MIL-Evening Report: PNG to host first Pacific APEC – but is it leaders’ hoo-ha before people?

By   /  October 28, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APEC 2018, APEC Haus, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation, Asia Pacific Report, CTF, Development, DJF, Earthquakes, English, Evening Report, Featured, Global, Health and Fitness, Human Rights, Justice, KB, MIL OSI, Multimedia, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, PNG health, PNG politics, Politics, Reportage, Reports, RNZ Insight, RNZ Pacific, Self Determination  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: PNG to host first Pacific APEC – but is it leaders’ hoo-ha before people?

RNZ’s Insight visits Papua New Guinea, which is due to host an APEC Leaders Summit next month. Video: RNZ Pacific Papua New Guinea is about to host some of the world’s most powerful leaders at the APEC summit. But as PNG’s moment in the spotlight approaches, RNZ Pacific journalist Johnny Blades asks in a special […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Vanuatu student journalist launches first poetry collection and aims higher

By   /  October 24, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Arts, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Climate, CTF, Culture, DJF, English, Environment, Evening Report, Featured, Fiji, Journalism, KB, Media, MIL OSI, Multimedia, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Poetry, Publishing, Reportage, Reports, University of the South Pacific, USP, Vanuatu, Youth  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Vanuatu student journalist launches first poetry collection and aims higher

Telstar Jimmy with her poetry book Journey of Truth at USP’s Laucala campus in Suva … now keen to help others publish. Image: Harrison Selmen/Vanuatu Daily Post By Harrison Selmen in Suva, Fiji Vanuatu student journalist Telstar Jimmy launched her first poetry book in Fiji last week and vows bigger plans ahead to to help […]

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MIL-Evening Report: O’Neill replies on Maseratis, shuns ‘racist’ critic as opponents call strike

By   /  October 15, 2018  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APEC, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation, Asia Pacific Report, CTF, Development, DJF, English, Evening Report, Featured, Global, KB, MIL OSI, Multimedia, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, PMC Reportage, Public tender, Racism, Reportage, Reports, Socio-Economics, State vehicles, Strikes, Transport, Vietnam  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: O’Neill replies on Maseratis, shuns ‘racist’ critic as opponents call strike

Prime Minister Peter O’Neill says the Papua New Guinean government will not spend any money on the purchase of 40 Maserati luxury sedans to be used to ferry APEC world leaders next month. Video: EMTV News Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk Prime Minister Peter O’Neill says all 40 Maserati executive vehicles being delivered to Papua New […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Vanuatu Daily Post … latest news hot off the free press

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, English, Evening Report, Featured, Free press, Media, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, Multimedia, Newspapers, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, press freedom, Printing, Publishing, Reportage, Reports, Vanuatu, Vanuatu Daily Post  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Vanuatu Daily Post … latest news hot off the free press

“How your newspaper gets to you” … Vanuatu Daily Press press rolling with the day’s news. Video: VDP Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk The Vanuatu Daily Post, only daily newspaper in Vanuatu, and a leading champion of a free press in the South Pacific, has posted a video of its printing press in action in Port […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Banabans of Rabi short climate change documentary chosen for Nuku’alofa

By   /  October 4, 2018  /  Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Banabans, Banabans of Rabi, Bearing Witness, Climate, Culture, Documentary, English, Evening Report, Featured, Fiji, Kiribati, Media, MIL OSI, Multimedia, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Climate 2018, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, Student journalists, Tonga  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Banabans of Rabi short climate change documentary chosen for Nuku’alofa

The trailer for Hele Ikimotu and Blessen Tom’s short Bearing Witness documentary. Video: Banabans of Rabi Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk A short documentary, Banabans of Rabi – A Story of Survival, by Hele Ikimotu and Blessen Tom of Auckland University of Technology’s Pacific Media Centre, has been selected for the 2018 Nuku’alofa Film Festival in […]

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