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Volume 5, Issue 1

Daily Post buy-out deal
March, 1999

The Toorak, Suva, headquarters of Fiji's Daily Post.

PJR 5(1) 1999

March, 1999

ISSN: 1023-9499

In this issue…

This edition was printed in Suva and has been assisted with funding by UNESCO. It is being published in association with the journalism programme and Pacific Writing Forum, University of the South Pacific.  

 

Editorial

1. Media and free expression
David Robie

Special reports

2. Course finds PNG 'mecca' for probes
INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM 1
Mark Pearson
3. The Rali affair: A case study for a free press
INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM 2
David Robie
4. The pitfalls of inquiries
INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM 3
Simon Pentanu
5. Elections and the media
Dennis Pearce

Articles

6. The Daily Post sale
MEDIA BUY OUTS 1
John Kamea
7. Taxpayers in business
MEDIA BUY OUTS 2
Richard Naidu
8. Give us a break
MEDIA BUY OUTS 3
Fiji Daily Post
9. Is freedom of the Pacific press really free?
MEDIA BUY OUTS 4
Ingrid Leary
10. Post mortem on a bad deal
MEDIA BUY OUTS 5
Vijay Singh
11. Editors play down risk
MEDIA BUY OUTS 6
Mithleshni Gurdayal
12. Post-Courier stays put
MEDIA BUY OUTS 7
David Robie
13. Freedom of the press problems in Tahiti
Alex du Prel
14. Flosse appeals tribunal ruling lifting Radio Tefana ban
Marie Bopp
15. Fiji TV's struggle for good service
Peter Wilson
16. Having fun playing God
Richard Naidu
17. TV talk in PNG: A search for policy in a weak state
Robert J Foster
18. Surfing, sinking and swimming in the WTO
Patrick Craddock
19. SPICOL conference revisted
Patrick Craddock
20. Lighting the fire for media freedom
Savea Sano Malifa
21. Outwitting repression of the media in PNG
Sean Dorney
22. PNG stories win six Walkleys
Sean Dorney
23. Online journalism at USP
David Robie
24. Talent on FM96 airwaves
PROFILES IN THE MEDIA: Samantha Magick
Rosi Tamani
25. INDEX BY AUTHOR

Commentary

26. FORUM
Elesi Rabuni