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Sir Julian Smith Honoured With NPA Life Membership

Friday, 22 May 2020, 4:03 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

Sir Julian Smith At the 100th AGM of the Newspaper Publishers’ Association held in April 2020, Sir Julian Smith was honoured with life membership in recognition of his service to the association. Sir Julian is chairman of Allied Press, publisher ... More >>

Michael Boggs appointed to Chair of NPA

Friday, 17 April 2020, 12:36 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

NZME Chief Executive Michael Boggs has been appointed chair of the Newspaper Publishers’ Association. He replaces Phil Eustace, chair since 2016. More >>

Newspaper publishers rebuff attacks on Canon

Friday, 15 August 2014, 4:03 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

The Newspaper Publishers’ Association, which manages the Canon Media Awards, has condemned attacks on Canon over the company’s sponsorship of the bloggers’ award won by Cameron Slater. More >>

Wolfson Fellowship recipient selected

Monday, 12 May 2014, 12:43 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

The journalist at the heart of the GCSB spying scandal last year, and whose stories led to the resignations of a senior public servant and a Minister, has been awarded a prestigious fellowship to Cambridge University in the UK. More >>

NZ Press Council to extend coverage, gain new powers

Monday, 24 March 2014, 9:19 am | Newspaper Publishers Association

The Press Council is to offer membership to new digital media and gain additional powers to deal with complaints against traditional print media. More >>

Reader trust underpins the growth in newsbrands

Tuesday, 11 February 2014, 3:22 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

Latest Online Ratings from Nielsen show an increase in the number of people accessing newsbrand websites –, and with 22% more readers (unduplicated) engaging with these news brands over the latest period. More >>

NPA Welcomes Government Announcement

Thursday, 12 September 2013, 6:54 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

The Newspaper Publishers' Association tonight welcomed the announcement by Justice Minister Judith Collins and Broadcasting Minister Craig Foss expressing confidence in the self-regulation of the industry and measures it is taking to strengthen review ... More >>

The Law Commission New Media NPA Response

Tuesday, 26 March 2013, 12:25 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

The Law Commission’s support for media self-regulation, independent of government, is welcomed by the Newspaper Publishers’ Association. More >>

NZ Newspapers Joing India Cricket Ban

Friday, 16 November 2012, 4:39 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

New Zealand newspapers have joined an international boycott over cricket coverage. More >>

Newspapers Continue to Drive National and Retail Advertising

Friday, 16 March 2012, 12:06 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

New Zealand newspapers were not being rewarded by the advertising market for holding circulations and readerships stable in the face of the proliferation of new sources, according to Newspaper Publishers' Association president Michael Muir. More >>

How to live in peace after cancer diagnosis

Monday, 9 January 2012, 11:01 am | Newspaper Publishers Association

Unique emotional and mental healing retreat for those affected by cancer and their supporters, will be held at Mana Retreat Centre at Coromandel, New Zealand, from 11th to 18th January. More >>

New Media Review

Monday, 12 December 2011, 12:33 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

New Media Review A strong commitment to continuing press freedoms contained in the Law Commission review on news media in the digital age has been welcomed by the Newspaper Publishers’ Association. The news media performs a vital role in a democracy and ... More >>

RWC, Fire & Flood Headlines Drive Kiwis to London Billboard

Thursday, 20 October 2011, 4:20 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

Kiwis in London are flocking to have their photo taken in front of a Hammersmith digital billboard showing front pages from NZ newspapers. Since the campaign started on Monday, front pages depicting Ma’a Nonu scoring a try at the All Blacks RWC ... More >>

IRB Shows its Video Stance as ‘Nonsense’

Tuesday, 20 September 2011, 11:05 am | Newspaper Publishers Association

The Newspaper Publishers' Association believes coverage of the Rugby World Cup in leading Australian newspapers has not been diminished by the journalists' refusal to sign media accreditation documents. More >>

Newspapers Remain the Leading Medium for Advertising

Tuesday, 15 March 2011, 2:52 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

Newspapers have retained their position as the number one advertising medium in New Zealand. Total newspaper advertising turnover in 2010 was $627 million, 3.3% more than the second largest advertising category, television. More >>

Changes announced today welcomed

Tuesday, 5 October 2010, 2:13 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

Changes announced today to tighten criteria for the granting of name suppression have been provisionally welcomed by the national Media Freedom Committee. More >>

NZ Newspaper Readership Increase

Friday, 13 August 2010, 1:50 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

National newspaper readership has increased, according to the latest Nielsen research. More >>

Northland police suppress crime reporting

Thursday, 29 July 2010, 1:10 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

A move by police to suppress details of daily crime in one North Island district does not make its citizens safer but instead may create a false sense of security, says the Media Freedom Committee. More >>

Newspapers Inc - State of the Nation

Tuesday, 13 April 2010, 1:51 pm | Newspaper Publishers Association

Newspapers are on the rebound, says publisher Michael Muir in an upbeat assessment of the New Zealand media market. “While the recovery is still patchy, this year we are seeing volumes increasing slightly" More >>

Media Freedom Committee condemns Fiji censorship

Thursday, 8 April 2010, 11:57 am | Newspaper Publishers Association

A further tightening of media censorship in Fiji is alarming, according to New Zealand's media freedom watchdog. More >>





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