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Mediawatch looks critically at the New Zealand media - television, radio, newspapers and magazines as well as the 'new' electronic media.

Latest Episodes

$1 deal paves the way for staff stake in Stuff

This week the CEO of this country’s biggest news producer - Stuff - pulled off a $1 deal to take the company off the hands of Aussie owners who didn’t want it. She says she wants Stuff's staff to take a stake in it under her new management. Sounds like a nice idea - but how might that work?

27 MIN1 d ago
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$1 deal paves the way for staff stake in Stuff

Mediawatch for 31 May 2020

This week Mediawatch looks at how the boss of our biggest national news company is about to become its owner - and she wants staff to take a stake in it too. Also: how efforts to eradicate a major disease have gone under the media radar.

36 MIN1 d ago
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Mediawatch for 31 May 2020

The other disease we’re trying to eradicate

Two years ago the government said we had "one shot" at wiping out Mycoplasma Bovis, echoing its later stance on Covid-19. It also learned from communications failures in its handling of the cattle disease. But eradication effort has been hampered by failures in the national tracing system - and that controversy has slipped under media radar.

16 MIN1 d ago
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The other disease we’re trying to eradicate

Return of the mags riles regular readers

Popular weeklies Woman’s Day and New Idea were among a whole host of top titles closed down last month by Bauer Media. Lately they’ve reappeared in the shops as Aussie editions with a little bit of left-over local content. Readers who have noticed appear not to like it

4 MIN1 d ago
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Return of the mags riles regular readers

Midweek Mediawatch - tough time for Todd's team

On this week's Midweek Mediawatch, Hayden Donnell talks to Bryan Crump about some tough interviews for National's incoming leadership team, a new owner's big plans for Stuff, and journalist joy at a pair of missing trampers being found alive.

13 MIN4 d ago
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Midweek Mediawatch - tough time for Todd's team

Bridges rolled after polls pile on the pressure

The return of TV channels’ political opinion polls piled the pressure on the National Party’s leader and kickstarted Friday’s move to replace him. Covid-19 has changed many things in politics and public life, but the media's intense focus on the party leaders is not one of them.

11 MIN1 w ago
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Bridges rolled after polls pile on the pressure

Prominent pundit pulls back over Muller link

Prominent political pundit Matthew Hooton has withdrawn from commentary for the time being because of a conflict caused by his link to the successful leadership bid of National MPs Todd Muller and Nikki Kaye.

8 MIN1 w ago
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Prominent pundit pulls back over Muller link

Mediawatch for 24 May 2020

Bridges rolled after polls pile on the pressure; Prominent pundit pulls back over Muller link; Media on the block vulnerable to vultures.

30 MIN1 w ago
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Mediawatch for 24 May 2020

Media on the block vulnerable to vultures?

NZME’s bold bid to buy its biggest rival for $1 foundered in the High Court this week. But Stuff - our biggest publisher of news - is still on the block along with the nation’s most popular magazines. What's to stop offshore buyers snapping them up on the cheap in a bid to turn a quick buck?

12 MIN1 w ago
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Media on the block vulnerable to vultures?

A lonely Māori voice at the Covid-19 briefings

You might not know his face, but you probably remember his voice. Māori Television’s Heta Gardiner has been one of the most memorable contributors to the daily Covid-19 briefings

23 MIN2 w ago
Comments
A lonely Māori voice at the Covid-19 briefings

Latest Episodes

$1 deal paves the way for staff stake in Stuff

This week the CEO of this country’s biggest news producer - Stuff - pulled off a $1 deal to take the company off the hands of Aussie owners who didn’t want it. She says she wants Stuff's staff to take a stake in it under her new management. Sounds like a nice idea - but how might that work?

27 MIN1 d ago
Comments
$1 deal paves the way for staff stake in Stuff

Mediawatch for 31 May 2020

This week Mediawatch looks at how the boss of our biggest national news company is about to become its owner - and she wants staff to take a stake in it too. Also: how efforts to eradicate a major disease have gone under the media radar.

36 MIN1 d ago
Comments
Mediawatch for 31 May 2020

The other disease we’re trying to eradicate

Two years ago the government said we had "one shot" at wiping out Mycoplasma Bovis, echoing its later stance on Covid-19. It also learned from communications failures in its handling of the cattle disease. But eradication effort has been hampered by failures in the national tracing system - and that controversy has slipped under media radar.

16 MIN1 d ago
Comments
The other disease we’re trying to eradicate

Return of the mags riles regular readers

Popular weeklies Woman’s Day and New Idea were among a whole host of top titles closed down last month by Bauer Media. Lately they’ve reappeared in the shops as Aussie editions with a little bit of left-over local content. Readers who have noticed appear not to like it

4 MIN1 d ago
Comments
Return of the mags riles regular readers

Midweek Mediawatch - tough time for Todd's team

On this week's Midweek Mediawatch, Hayden Donnell talks to Bryan Crump about some tough interviews for National's incoming leadership team, a new owner's big plans for Stuff, and journalist joy at a pair of missing trampers being found alive.

13 MIN4 d ago
Comments
Midweek Mediawatch - tough time for Todd's team

Bridges rolled after polls pile on the pressure

The return of TV channels’ political opinion polls piled the pressure on the National Party’s leader and kickstarted Friday’s move to replace him. Covid-19 has changed many things in politics and public life, but the media's intense focus on the party leaders is not one of them.

11 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Bridges rolled after polls pile on the pressure

Prominent pundit pulls back over Muller link

Prominent political pundit Matthew Hooton has withdrawn from commentary for the time being because of a conflict caused by his link to the successful leadership bid of National MPs Todd Muller and Nikki Kaye.

8 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Prominent pundit pulls back over Muller link

Mediawatch for 24 May 2020

Bridges rolled after polls pile on the pressure; Prominent pundit pulls back over Muller link; Media on the block vulnerable to vultures.

30 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Mediawatch for 24 May 2020

Media on the block vulnerable to vultures?

NZME’s bold bid to buy its biggest rival for $1 foundered in the High Court this week. But Stuff - our biggest publisher of news - is still on the block along with the nation’s most popular magazines. What's to stop offshore buyers snapping them up on the cheap in a bid to turn a quick buck?

12 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Media on the block vulnerable to vultures?

A lonely Māori voice at the Covid-19 briefings

You might not know his face, but you probably remember his voice. Māori Television’s Heta Gardiner has been one of the most memorable contributors to the daily Covid-19 briefings

23 MIN2 w ago
Comments
A lonely Māori voice at the Covid-19 briefings
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