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Heihei Goes Live – Biggest Investment in Children’s Content

Sat, 26 May 2018 12:01:12 +1200 | TVNZ

Heihei Goes Live – Biggest Investment in Children’s Content to Date Today, TVNZ and NZ On Air celebrate the launch of their brand new children’s media platform, HEIHEI .More >>

Minister launches new children’s media hub

Sat, 26 May 2018 11:32:32 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Minister launches new children’s media hub Broadcasting, Communications and Digital Media Clare Curran has launched New Zealand’s first media hub for children – HEIHEI - which creates a safe place for children to access both local and international ...More >>

NZ Anti-Money Laundering Info Portal

Fri, 25 May 2018 11:21:54 +1200 | AML360

New Zealand's executive of AML360, Dr. Nicholas Gilmour, has announced the launch of "The online magazine provides current news and events, as well as domestic and international regulatory guidance.More >>

Stuff takes 100% ownership of Stuff Fibre

Thu, 24 May 2018 13:52:49 +1200 | Stuff

Stuff Limited (Stuff) confirmed today it has bought 100% of internet service provider, Stuff Fibre (NZ Fibre Communications Limited). More >>

Second BSA decision on Naked Attraction

Thu, 24 May 2018 12:34:27 +1200 | Broadcasting Standards Authority

Freedom of expression and viewers’ ability to exercise choice and control critical to BSA’s second decision on Naked Attraction More >>

Visibility Paradigm Exhibition, AK Festival of Photography

Thu, 24 May 2018 09:57:52 +1200 | Unitec

Visibility Paradigm Exhibition at Unitec’s Gallery One as part of Auckland Festival of Photography More >>

Job losses indicated for Māori Television

Wed, 23 May 2018 15:45:18 +1200 | RNZ

Job losses may be on the way for Māori Television, Minister of Māori Development Nanaia Mahuta has indicated. More >>

Discussion not in breach of broadcasting standards

Wed, 23 May 2018 15:05:00 +1200 | Broadcasting Standards Authority

Discussion about the use of te reo in broadcasting not in breach of broadcasting standards More >>

Boosting game development, interactive media

Wed, 23 May 2018 10:37:27 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Growing the international profile of New Zealand’s game development sector will be a key focus of a new study, announced today at a Techweek event by Broadcasting, Communications and Digital Media Minister Clare Curran.More >>

UPDATE: NZ Herald silent on facilitating sex crimes

Tue, 22 May 2018 15:33:09 +1200 | Stop Demand

UPDATE: Further to our media release, we can confirm that we have now received a response from the NZ Herald Editor, Shayne Currie, who writes: “Thank you for your e-mails. We are reviewing this case, and will continue to do what we can to ensure ...More >>

NZ Herald silent on facilitating child sex crimes

Tue, 22 May 2018 14:49:30 +1200 | Stop Demand

New Zealand’s largest circulating newspaper, The New Zealand Herald, has come under fire for its role in facilitating child sex crimes against an Auckland girl, and its refusal to discuss its sex trade advertisements with an advocacy group working ...More >>

The Information Explosion

Mon, 21 May 2018 16:54:04 +1200 | John Scales Avery

I would like to announce the publication of a new book entitled “The Information Explosion”. This book discusses the role of information in evolution, and especially in the evolution of human culture. Articles and book chapters that I have previously ...More >>

Matt Nippert: Putting NZ journalism in the global loop

Mon, 21 May 2018 16:17:44 +1200 | RNZ

The reporter who won the big prize at last week’s Voyager Media Awards says the biggest stories in the world these days are often cracked by reporters working across borders. He wants to put New Zealand investigative journalism into the international ...More >>

Techweek’18: AKs diverse world-leading innovation showcased

Mon, 21 May 2018 10:26:45 +1200 | ATEED

• Auckland, home to almost half of New Zealand’s tech firms, will stage more than 80 events during Techweek’18 which runs from 19-27 May. More >>

Thousands flock to country’s largest writers festival

Mon, 21 May 2018 09:39:24 +1200 | Auckland Writers Festival

Women and men of all ages and children young and old flocked to the Auckland Writers Festival this week, which broke its own record with more than 74,000 seats filled across six days of tremendous conversations, performances, speeches and stand-up ...More >>

Radio Tainui launches new reo webseries – ‘Oropaki'

Mon, 21 May 2018 09:20:54 +1200 | Radio Tainui

Radio Tainui has expanded its original programming into the digital space, with the creation of a new web series. The ‘Oropaki’ web series tackles the challenges of pronunciation and the importance of macrons. The web series launches with its ...More >>

Christchurch Printers ‘Stoked’ With Pride In Print Win

Fri, 18 May 2018 11:43:20 +1200 | Word Works PR

On Friday 11 May, at Auckland’s Sky City, Stuff NZ Christchurch won a Best in Process award at the annual Pride In Print Awards for their Nelson Mail Motoring publication.More >>

Top Print Industry Honour Awarded to First-Ever Woman

Fri, 18 May 2018 11:34:09 +1200 | Pride In Print

At Auckland’s Sky City Convention Centre on Friday 11 May, Sue Archibald became the first woman to be inducted into the Pride In Print Awards Role of Honour. She is only the sixth inductee in the awards’ 25-year history.More >>

NZ On Air encouraged by boost to public media in Budget 2018

Thu, 17 May 2018 16:07:10 +1200 | NZ On Air

NZ On Air welcomes the announcement of an extra $15m in Budget 2018 for public media in 2018/19. More >>

Budget 2018: Questions remain over new broadcasting spending

Thu, 17 May 2018 15:22:46 +1200 | RNZ

From Mediawatch , 10:08 pm on 16 May 2018 Colin Peacock - & @MediawatchNZ More >>


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