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MIL-Evening Report: Protests over ‘captive’ photojournalist, Confucius film featured on 95bfm

By   /  August 13, 2018  /  Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Bangladesh, English, Evening Report, Featured, Films, Global, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific radio, Pacific Region, Papua New Guinea, PMC Reportage, Politics, Radio, Reportage, Reports, Student protest, Students, Vanuatu  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Protests over ‘captive’ photojournalist, Confucius film featured on 95bfm

Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk Radio 95bfm Jemima Huston is joined by AUT Pacific Media Centre director Professor David Robie and reporter Rahul Bhattarai about the centre’s Asia Pacific Report news stories and issues being covered. Topics include: the detention of a Bangladeshi photojournalist, in an ongoing protest in Bangladesh; the screening of the controversial movie […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Short-wave radio saves lives and foreign aid dollars, says McGarry

By   /  August 4, 2018  /  ABC review, Aid, Aid Policy, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Broadcasting, Development, Disasters, English, Evening Report, Featured, Media, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Radio, Reportage, Reports, Shortwave, Vanuatu  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Short-wave radio saves lives and foreign aid dollars, says McGarry

A recent photo of the current rumbling of Mt Lombenden volcano on Ambae Island, Vanuatu. Image: lechaudrondevulcain.com Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk Vanuatu has appealed to Australia to restore short-wave radio services to the Pacific region, after they were switched off by the ABC in 2017, reports Radio Australia. Prime Minister Charlot Salwai said other forms […]

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MIL-Evening Report: This week in history – the Rainbow Warrior bombing as told to ABC’s Nightlife

By   /  July 10, 2018  /  ABC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, anti-nuclear, David Robie, Editor's Picks, English, Evening Report, eyes of fire, Lead, MIL OSI, nuclear bombs, Nuclear Free, Nuclear Testing, nuclear tests, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Radio, Rainbow Warrior, Reportage, rongelap, state terrorism  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: This week in history – the Rainbow Warrior bombing as told to ABC’s Nightlife

Report by Dr David Robie – Café Pacific. Pacific Media Watch Newsdesk Pacific environmental and political journalist David Robie has recalled the bombing of the original Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior 33 years ago in an interview with host Sarah Macdonald on the ABC’s Nightlife “This Week in History” programme. Dr Robie, now professor of journalism […]

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MIL-Evening Report: China takes up Australia’s former radio frequencies in Pacific

By   /  June 23, 2018  /  ABC, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Australia, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Broadcasting, China, English, Evening Report, Frequencies, Media, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific broadcasting, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific radio, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Radio, Reportage, Reports, RNZ Pacific  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: China takes up Australia’s former radio frequencies in Pacific

A ni-Vanuatu family with their shortwave radio … vital for news and current affairs. Image: Vila Times By RNZ Pacific China has taken over many of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s former shortwave radio frequencies into the Pacific. In response to budget cuts, the ABC last year ceased shortwave broadcasting in the Asia-Pacific region ahead of […]

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