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Three Wins the Night on Wednesday

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:45:58 +1200 | Mediaworks

The Block NZ’s debut week for its seventh season hit stellar heights, reaching a 25.2% average audience share after the first four episodes, compared to 22.3% last year in the key 25-54 demographic. It’s an exciting start to the series which has ...More >>

Adshel Live enters into the Tauranga market

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 13:12:47 +1200 | Adshel NZ

Adshel New Zealand has announced the expansion of its Adshel Live network to include the city of Tauranga as a new region. The company plans to deploy fifteen digital panels into the region in 2018, and has made good progress with 10 enlivened to date. ...More >>

Dealing with the pay wall economy

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 15:10:12 +1200 | Digitl

Ben Brooks gets close to the heart of the problem with pay walls when he writes Subscription Hell . It's hard to make money from pay walls. More >>

Total New Zealand Radio New Zealand Audience Measurement

Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:11:18 +1200 | GfK

Auckland, July 12th – Results of the Total New Zealand 2018 Radio New Zealand Measurement Survey 2 conducted by GfK were released today at 1pm. More >>

Communication Arts Recognise Strategy Creative

Thu, 12 Jul 2018 12:37:36 +1200 | Strategy Creative

Strategy Creative is proud to announce the recognition of Communication Arts for their brand development of Okko Filters. More >>

Myanmar: Grave concern at charges against journalist

Thu, 12 Jul 2018 12:03:30 +1200 | United Nations

GENEVA (11 July 2018) – UN human rights experts* expressed grave concern after a court in Myanmar officially charged two Reuters journalists under the 1923 Official Secrets Act in connection with their investigations into a massacre at Inn Din village, ...More >>

More taxpayer-funded slanted media

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 15:52:05 +1200 | New Zealand Taxpayers' Union

More public funding must come with increased obligations on Radio NZ to reflect the political diversity of New Zealanders, says the Taxpayers’ Union . Taxpayers' Union Executive Director Jordan Williams says, “RNZ’s biggest problem isn’t ...More >>

RNZ Welcomes Funding Increase

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 15:42:43 +1200 | Radio New Zealand Limited

RNZ welcomes the increase in funding announced by the Government today, says RNZ Chairman Dr Jim Mather. More >>

Curran’s RNZ+ dream on the scrap heap

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 14:44:43 +1200 | New Zealand National Party

Broadcasting Minister Clare Curran’s announcement on public media funding this afternoon confirms Labours backtrack on RNZ+ and is a drop in the bucket compared to Labour’s original spending promises, National’s Broadcasting, Communications ...More >>

New innovation fund part of public media funding allocation

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 13:38:09 +1200 | New Zealand Government

New innovation fund part of public media funding allocation Broadcasting Minister Clare Curran has revealed a new $6 million Innovation Fund to drive more public media content for under-served audiences such as Maori and Pacific Peoples, children and ...More >>

Audiences and independent production sector win

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 13:12:21 +1200 | NZ On Air

Audiences and independent production sector win from more public media NZ On Air’s role as a funder of quality and diverse NZ public media content will be enhanced by new opportunities arising from a funding boost in 2018/19 announced today by the ...More >>

Key Appointment at Te Māngai Pāho Announced

Mon, 9 Jul 2018 13:05:26 +1200 | Te Mangai Paho

Te Māngai Pāho Chief Executive Larry Parr today (Monday, 9 July) announced that leading Māori media and communications specialist, Te Anga Nathan, has been appointed to the organisation’s new role of Pou Arahi Hōtaka (Head of Content). More >>

Global creative visionaries line up for Spark festival

Mon, 9 Jul 2018 08:27:05 +1200 | Spark Festival

Just weeks away now, Spark International Festival of Music, Media, Arts and Design at Wintec promises a dynamic experience of creative visionaries from New Zealand and around the globe.More >>

SEED & SEED ADVANCED Round Two, 2018 opens TODAY

Fri, 6 Jul 2018 17:22:53 +1200 | New Zealand Writers Guild

SEED & SEED ADVANCED Round Two, 2018 opens TODAY and you've got until midday on Friday 7 September to get your applications in. Writers - get your drafts ready! SEED GRANTS More >>

Have your say on amendments to radio regulations

Fri, 6 Jul 2018 17:19:30 +1200 | Economic Development Science and Innovation

The Economic Development, Science and Innovation Committee is seeking submissions on the ratification of the Amendments to the International Radio Regulations (IRR) adopted by the Final Acts of the Radio communication Conference 2015. Submissions ...More >>

Photos: Right Whale, Or Weather, May Halt Saturday Fireworks

Fri, 6 Jul 2018 11:53:52 +1200 | The Wellington App

Wellington’s been the right place for a visit by a rare southern right whale since it was first spotted in the harbour on Tuesday. But the presence of the whale in the harbour may postpone the Wellington City Council’s inaugural mid-year fireworks ...More >>

New Online TV Series Explores the Difficult Topics

Fri, 6 Jul 2018 11:24:12 +1200 | Canopy TV

Canopy TV, a new online video series that explores difficult subjects such as sex during cancer treatment and telling your children that you have cancer, was launched yesterday. More >>

Mediaworks Makes Gains

Thu, 5 Jul 2018 16:53:45 +1200 | Mediaworks

Mediaworks Makes Gains as Total Commercial Radio Listening Increases, More FM Wins Across the Board More >>

Commercial Radio Continues to Thrive

Thu, 5 Jul 2018 16:32:13 +1200 | GfK

Radio Broadcasters Association CEO, Jana Rangooni states “It’s no wonder we saw the 2018 ASA Revenue figures show Radio at an all-time high when you see our industry continue to deliver large audiences that are highly engaged and available for advertisers ...More >>

Nauru's ABC stance condemned by Pacific Freedom Forum

Thu, 5 Jul 2018 15:23:10 +1200 | RNZ

The Nauru government's refusal to allow journalists from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation to cover the Pacific Forum Leaders summit has been condemned by the Pacific media watchdog.More >>


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