20 Jan 2015

Fiji's opposition parties call to axe 'draconian' media law

From Checkpoint, 6:42 pm on 20 January 2015

Fresh calls have been made in Fiji to change the country's media laws, now that a democracy is in place. The Media Industry Development Decree, gazetted in 2010, has strict requirements for reporting and imposes heavy fines and jail terms for breaches.