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Glenn Dyer

Crikey business and media commentator

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News Corp’s “newspaper revolution” marketing ploy

News Corp’s “newspaper revolution” marketing ploy

May 19, 2009

The News Ltd Sunday tabloids were tarting a "newspaper revolution" last weekend that had a far more crass motive: cross-promoting a movie from the Fox film studios.

Canwest and INM still struggling

May 18, 2009

Canwest Global Communications Corp is selling its indirect interests in four Turkish radio stations to keep itself alive and out of receivership, while INM are facing a 200 million euro debt.

Two more US papers die

May 18, 2009

The Tucson Citizen and Ann Arbor News both bit the dust this weekend.

16s to 39s abandoning TV

May 18, 2009

Fusion Strategy says the networks are all weak in 16 to 39s with viewing down just over 5% in this demo.

Achtung! Germany an economic basket case

May 18, 2009 1

The world's 4th biggest economy is heading rapidly towards the bottom of current economic performance, writes Glenn Dyer.

The great Porsche family feud speeds up

May 18, 2009 1

The fate of legendary German sports car maker, Porsche, hangs in the balance after a face saving merger with Volkswagen collapsed over the weekend, writes Glenn Dyer.

The NRL Footy Show shines amidst scandal

May 15, 2009

The NRL Footy Show at long last achieved some relevance last night, writes Glenn Dyer.

Newspapers stabilise but magazines terminal

May 15, 2009 1

Much to the relief of Australia's newspaper groups, the circulation losses of 2008 seemed to stabilise in the three months to March, writes Glenn Dyer.

Chinese ore glut bad news for Canberra

Chinese ore glut bad news for Canberra

May 15, 2009 1

There are signs of growing Chinese Government unease at an oversupply situation developing in the politically and economically sensitive steel sector.

Kate Dundas: I never met an ABC workstream I didn’t like

May 14, 2009

The new head of ABC Radio, Kate Dundas, has big plans.