March, 2017

Will Obama’s book deal make Trump jealous?

, Mar 01, 2017

The publishing rights to books by Barack Obama and wife Michelle have reached the heady figure of US$60 million (nearly A$80 million).
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Business minutes: Clive’s shrinking fortunes … oil prices climb … Harper Lee to make a killing …

, Feb 04, 2015

Having bought his way to power, Clive Palmer's pockets are looking increasingly empty. And other business tidbits of the day.
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Mayne: News Corp publishes flattering bio of a billionaire — but which one?

, Jan 07, 2015

Andrew Rule's biography on billionaire Kerry Stokes is a curious exercise in vanity publishing.
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Analyst forecasts grim for News Corp’s paper business

, Jul 02, 2012

Goldman Sachs, one the two bankers handling the forthcoming News Corporation split, is forecasting a sharp fall in newspaper operating earnings in the 2013 financial year.

The international agreement to gouge e-book customers

, Jan 24, 2012

E-book prices have soared due to an international agreement between publishers. But why are non-US customers being gouged even more?

The band’s back together for Howard’s last lap

, Oct 27, 2010

It was fabulous to see Peter Reith emerge yesterday from whatever dark cupboard he’s been hiding in since 2001 to come out and call for a new IR reform agenda. Indeed, the whole band was back together for John Howard's book launch, says Margot Saville.

Palin lands book deal

, May 14, 2009

Despite the fact that she can't remember what she reads, Governor Sarah Palin has been granted a book deal from Harper Collins. Controversial, since Palin won't actually be writing the book.