Malacanang has once again maintained that press freedom
in the country remains intact despite the report that tagged the Philippines as one of the countries with least protection for media and non-governmental organizations.
The radio station run by the Catholic Church has deplored the Duterte administration's 'brazen act' in curtailing free speech and press freedom
, following the revocation by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of the news website Rappler's license to operate.
Despite having some of the strongest legal protections for press freedom
in the world, U.
Khartoum, 14 August (SUNA)- The President of the Sudan Press Freedom
Organizations, Dr Najeeb Adam Gamar-Eddin, said he believed press freedoms
in the Sudan are expanding towards the better, particularly after the National Dialogue Conference, an impetus to better press freedoms
in the country.
We pay rich tributes to journalists who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty Chairperson District Council Attock Eman Tahirsaid talking to newsmen here at her residence on the occasion of 'World Press Freedom
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO - 03 May 2017: Media workers suffer character assassination, sexual assault, detention, injuries and even death, which requires everyone to stand up for the public's right to truth, Secretary-General of United Nations (UN) AntEnio Guterres said on visualized message Wednesday to mark World Press Freedom
KUWAIT, May 3 (KUNA) -- Kuwait is currently the top country in press freedom
among GCC states and the third in the Arab World, said official at the Ministry of Information.
ISLAMABAD -- World Press Freedom
Day will be mark on May 3 (Wednesday) across the globe including Pakistan to inform the international community that freedom of the press and freedom of expression are fundamental human rights.
A delegation from Doha Centre for Media Freedom, led by acting director-general Abdulrahman Nasser al-Obaidan, is currently in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta to participate in Unesco's World Press Freedom
Day (WPFD) event.
Free Speech and Unfree News: The Paradox of Press Freedom
The aim of the day is to celebrate press freedom
and to raise awareness about the significance of free media in society.
More than 1000 media practitioners and stake holders, including representatives of governments called on UNESCOs 195 Member States to reaffirm that press freedom
and the right to information are essential for a free, independent and pluralistic media and crucial to the advancement of human rights and sustainable development.