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Parliament captioning increasing accessibility

2016 Aug 09

Hon Amy Adams Minister of Broadcasting Hon Nicky Wagner Minister for Disability Issues The captioning of all Parliament TV’s broadcasts will provide better access for deaf and hearing impaired New…

Community access radio – the best kept secret

2016 Aug 03

Community access radio is lifting the lid on the incredible diversity of programmes it offers to all New Zealanders. Online polling just completed by Colmar Brunton shows access radio stations have1co…

History, a capella chorus, and new talk show

2016 Jul 26

There’s more diversity than you can shake a stick at, in the latest television funding decisions from NZ On Air. Distinguished professor of Māori studies Dame Anne Salmond will present Artefact, an…

Big boost for TV drama production

2016 Jul 25

NZ On Air’s latest funding decisions showcase the diversity and quality of NZ drama being created. The controversial saga of the Truebridge family will continue on TV2 in Filthy Rich 2. After a1clif…

Widely diverse topics covered in documentaries

2016 Jul 22

Science, social issues, health, and history are just some of the brilliant array of topics covered in new and returning documentary and factual programmes for a variety of television and online1platfo…

Able’s captioning will bring all Kiwis to the finish line

2016 Jul 19

For the first time ever, Able are offering captioning services for free-to-air coverage of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Prime, making the games accessible for Kiwis who are Deaf and hard-of-hearin…

Litmus testing on good taste and decency released by BSA

2016 Jul 15

New research has been released by the Broadcasting Standards Authority (BSA) today on the public’s attitudes to standards of good taste and decency. The research revealed that New Zealander’s1perc…

RNZ Board appointment

2016 Jun 30

Broadcasting Minister Amy Adams has today announced the appointment of Graham Pryor to the Board of RNZ. Mr Pryor is an Auckland-based media and business consultant, and professional director with a1b…

New chair of NZ Film Commission appointed

2016 Jun 22

Former Wellington mayor Kerry Prendergast has been appointed Chair of the New Zealand Film Commission, Arts, Culture and Heritage Minister Maggie Barry has announced. “Mayor of the capital from 2001…

Adams to Mexico for Digital Economy Forum

2016 Jun 20

New Zealand’s focus on digital infrastructure will be front and centre at an international forum to discuss the growth of the digital economy. Communications and Broadcasting Minister Amy Adams will…

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