Latest Media Headlines

NZME buyers, sellers slow to meet

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:22:56 +1200 | BusinessDesk

June 27 (BusinessDesk) - NZME shares didn't trade in the first hour after listing at midday as investors questioned the valuation of the New Zealand print media and radio assets spun off from APN News & Media.More >>

Lisa Owen interviews Gerri Peev

Sat, 25 Jun 2016 15:09:08 +1200 | The Nation

Patrick Gower talks to former spin doctor Alastair Campbell and Lisa Owen interviews NZ-raised Daily Mail political correspondent Gerri Peev about Brexit and its implications More >>

On The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Hekia Parata

Sat, 25 Jun 2016 14:53:05 +1200 | The Nation

Education Minister says new funding proposals would see public funding attached to pupils who go to private schools. More >>

On the Nation: Plain Packaging Debate

Sat, 25 Jun 2016 14:48:43 +1200 | The Nation

Imperial Tobacco leaves open possibility of law suit against New Zealand government if plain packaging is introduced, as planned. Says it’s a “last resort” but “of course we will defend the right to use our brands”. More >>

Media advisory - Hamilton Fatal crash interview

Sat, 25 Jun 2016 14:41:34 +1200 | New Zealand Police

Media are advised Waikato Road Policing Manager, Inspector Freda Grace will be available for a media stand up at Hamilton Central Police Station at 3pm this afternoon. More >>

Q + A - Sunday June 26

Sat, 25 Jun 2016 13:50:12 +1200 | TVNZ

1. The UK votes to leave the EU - Greg Boyed speaks to Shane Frith, an ex-pat New Zealander who worked on the UK Leave campaign plus the British High Commissioner to NZ, Jonathan Sinclair.More >>

This weekend on The Nation...

Sat, 25 Jun 2016 13:31:25 +1200 | TV3's 'The Nation'

A New Zealand first: As the Government consults on its plain packaging legislation, Maori Party co-leader Marama Fox debates Imperial Tobacco's Axel Gietz, who's flown in from the UK at The Nation's invitation. Does plain packaging actually work? And ...More >>

The Brexit Vote Is No Triumph For Democracy & Here Is Why

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:12:43 +1200 | Alastair Thompson

What ever happens this morning it is clear that something went horribly wrong with the United Kingdom's Brexit referendum. This is not how democracy is supposed to work.More >>

NZ On Air and YouTube team up to help Kiwi YouTube creators

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 08:32:39 +1200 | NZ On Air

NZ On Air and Google have teamed up to give successful New Zealand YouTube creators the opportunity to hone their craft, learn from experts and build new audiences. More >>

New Zealand’s Brand New Free-to-Air Channel

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 13:38:41 +1200 | Mediaworks

Bravo – New Zealand’s Brand New Free-to-Air Channel – to Launch on Sunday, July 3 More >>

Petone Printer Reaching New Heights

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 12:05:57 +1200 | Gravure Packaging

Ground-breaking product packaging techniques developed by Gravure Packaging Ltd (GPL) have again been recognised, with the Petone (Wellington)-based printer winning one of the most prestigious prizes at the 2016 Pride In Print Awards.More >>

RNZ Scoops Five New York Festival Awards

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:44:20 +1200 | Radio New Zealand

Radio New Zealand has won five awards for excellence competing against the best in the world at the prestigious New York Festival Radio Awards announced in New York today. More >>

NZME demerger risks giving Fairfax upper hand

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:26:03 +1200 | BusinessDesk

June 21 (BusinessDesk) - The demerger of NZME from its parent, APN News & Media, risks giving rival publisher Fairfax Media the upper hand in the detailed talks still to come to create a merged media group from NZME and Fairfax's New Zealand assets, ...More >>

Gordon Campbell on the “T” word, and the Spanish election

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 10:23:16 +1200 | Gordon Campbell

Once again, the RNZ news packages from the US and UK this morning underlined the striking difference in the treatment of the Pulse night club killings in Florida and the murder of the British Labour MP, Jo Cox. From day one, the Miami shooter ...More >>

Wired doesn't get it about ad blockers

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 14:08:13 +1200 | Digitl

If I used an ad blocker Wired's pop-up screen would be annoying but deserved. Publishers need to sell advertising. Ad blockers undermine their business. You can't argue with the logic.More >>

UPDATE: APN gets OIO approval for demerger plan

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 12:41:30 +1200 | BusinessDesk

June 20 (BusinessDesk) - APN News & Media has received Overseas Investment Office approval for its plan to split out its NZME unit ahead of a potential merger with rival Fairfax Media's New Zealand operations.More >>

Jo Cox's Killing Looms Large As Brexit Heads Down To Wire

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 05:05:59 +1200 | Alastair Thompson

The mourning period for the brutally slain pro-remain Labour MP and mother of two Jo Cox was always going to be brief. Today, Sunday 19th June, with four days to go till polling, the Brexit campaign resumed.More >>

On The Nation: Euthanasia Debate

Sat, 18 Jun 2016 18:15:16 +1200 | The Nation

Lisa Owen: I’m joined by Aussie TV and radio host turned pro-euthanasia campaigner Andrew Denton and Matthew Jensen, from lobby group Care Alliance. Andrew, if I could start with you first. You’ve basically chucked in your day job to campaign for ...More >>

On The Nation: Housing Summit

Sat, 18 Jun 2016 18:12:00 +1200 | TV3's 'The Nation'

Headlines: Auckland leaders call for action by government: Deputy Mayor Penny Hulse wants a “use it or lose it” clause for Special Housing Area developers and restrictions on investor lending, while Tamaki Collective Chair Paul Majurey says government should ...More >>

Q + A - Sunday June 19

Sat, 18 Jun 2016 18:06:46 +1200 | TVNZ

1. Social Development Minister Paula Bennett came under pressure this week when it was revealed one of her press secretaries had leaked some information about the chairman of the Te Puea Marae. Political Editor Corin Dann interviews Hurimoana Dennis and ...More >>


Get More From Scoop

Search Scoop  
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news