Publication

10 March 2016

Toktok 32 / Summer 2016

PACIFIC MEDIA CENTRE NEWSLETTER
ISBN
ISSN 1175-0472
Publication month
March
Publisher
Pacific Media Centre
http://www.pmc.aut.ac.nz/

By Denise Yeo
AUT’s Pacific Media Centre and Evening Report editor Selwyn Manning have teamed up to launch Asia Pacific Report, a news website that will provide a fresh "Pacific" voice to bolster Asia Pacific news and analysis in New Zealand.

PMC director Professor David Robie says the collaboration is a result of a gap in the media market for an independent Asia-Pacific voice that addressed issues of equity and justice.

AsiaPacificReport.nz will feature in-depth current affairs news stories focused on telling the ‘untold stories’. It will be a public space for no-froth journalism examining real pressing issues,” he says.

Postgraduate student journalists, academics and journalists around the region will contribute to news reports and features on the website which was launched today at AUT’s City Campus.

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PMC launches new current affairs website AsiaPacificReport.nz

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