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MĀORI TELEVISION ANSWERS NZ BASKETBALL FAN’S PRAYERS WITH EXCLUSIVE TALL BLACKS GAME LIVE STREAM.

Māori Television will be providing free-to-view streaming of all remaining Tall Blacks games from the FIBA Asia Cup 2017, live from Lebanon’s Nouhad Nawfal Stadium. This is the only free to air coverage available in New Zealand, and will screen via maoritelevision.com. 

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NATIVE AFFAIRS WEIGHS IN ON SUICIDE IN AOTEAROA

As our suicide rates continue to devastatingly rise, award winning journalist Kim Webby travels around the country and into the homes of different Kiwis to share their experiences and ways we can all help prevent suicide.

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Māori Television withdraws the series Jonah from Tonga.

Māori Television has withdrawn the series Jonah from Tonga.

Once the full Board of Māori Television became aware of the screening of the programme on Thursday evening, a decision was made then to pull the series. Chair of the Board Georgina te Heuheu says the values of Māori Television include respecting all communities.

"We are a Māori media outlet with our own standards, and a mandate to protect and promote the Māori language and culture," says Mrs te Heuheu.

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Māori TV Winter Season Press Pack 2017

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The Stars Shine Brighter in Winter

Māori Television’s winter season is where the newest, most loved and brightest local stars form together in a constellation of new programming. 

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Māori Television and Fairfax Media announce partnership today

Māori Television and Fairfax Media announced a partnership today that will feature Māori Television’s news videos on the Stuff website.

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MĀORI TELEVISION HERALDS MATARIKI WITH A CELEBRATION OF NZ STORYTELLING AND ACHIEVEMENT

The commitment to local content and our uniquely Aotearoa perspective continues on Māori Television, with a selection of award winning stories of everyday struggle and triumph and the celebration of extraordinary Māori achievement to screen this June and July.  

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MĀORI SUCCESS TO BE CELEBRATED AT 2017 MATARIKI AWARDS

Julian Dennison, Taika Waititi, Mike King and Graham Hoete among finalists.  After a stellar inaugural event last year, Māori Television and Te Puni Kōkiri are excited to announce the finalists for 2017’s Matariki Awards. The annual event celebrates and honours extraordinary Māori talent and achievement across a broad range of fields and industries.

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New research shows that Māori Television is playing a vital role in the revitalisation of te reo Māori

Research on the impact of Māori Television on te reo Māori, shows that it plays a vital role in the normalisation and revitalisation of the Māori language.

The 2016 project Māori Broadcasting Language Impact Evaluation, conducted by Kantar TNS and Colmar Brunton, was a joint venture between Māori Television and Te Māngai Pāho. Māori Television CEO Pāora Maxwell says that the research also indicates that Māori Television has a positive impact on the intergenerational transmission of te reo in the home.

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