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Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey October 11, 2017 6 Comments

Cashless welfare ... sleeping in privacy ... the citizenship seven ...

Fairfax journalists learning about voluntary redundancies … ABC broadcaster remembered … Ten’s China links …

Fairfax journalists learning about voluntary redundancies … ABC broadcaster remembered … Ten’s China links …

Emily Watkins June 6, 2017 1 Comment

Fairfax journalists learning about their voluntary redundancies. And other media tidbits of the day.

Mayne: Domain falls flat as Fairfax continues to duck and weave on executive pay

Stephen Mayne November 3, 2016

No one likes to see a CEO, particularly a former journalist, make more than $10 million firing thousands of staff, but that’s exactly what has happened at Fairfax.

Fairfax to stop printing papers — eventually

Crikey August 10, 2016 3 Comments

Fairfax says more than half its earnings will come from things other than its print papers in the year ahead.

A newspaper merger in New Zealand

Glenn Dyer May 11, 2016

Guess this makes it official.

And then there were none: Fairfax’s last broadsheet goes ‘compact’, with staff to go

Myriam Robin April 1, 2016 4 Comments

Staff at The Canberra Times have so far been spared Fairfax's extreme cost-cutting measures, but they knew their time was coming.

Fairfax journos go on strike as 120 more jobs on the line

Crikey March 17, 2016 3 Comments

"It's absolute chaos with the restructure and now this," an Age staffer said.

Fairfax to cut 120 jobs from flagship mastheads

Myriam Robin March 17, 2016 3 Comments

It's a wonder there is anyone left to sack after previous redundancy rounds.

Six unbelievable things The Age’s digital editor just said about clickbait

Myriam Robin February 25, 2016 4 Comments

Fairfax seems a smidge touchy about accusations that it's doing clickbait journalism. Sexy Gandalf and not applying fake tan with a paint roller are NEWSWORTHY STORIES, you guys.

Media briefs: golden sunsets … Holt Street meltdown … welcome to Scotland …

Crikey November 18, 2015

Fairfax's "Sunrise strategy" has claimed its first victim. Plus other media tidbits of the day.