Topic archives: News Corp

Would you buy a used media policy from Mitchell Peter Fifield?

December 14, 2017 5

Among the barrage of inquiries following media reforms passing this year, regulators will be looking at how the ABC can compete in the modern media jungle.

Will the Disney deal split the Murdoch men?

December 14, 2017

Ahead of a 21st Century Fox restructure and the monolithic Fox-Disney deal, questions are being raised about how Rupert's heirs fit in.

New measure for papers … gag laws on the agenda … breakfast shuffle continues …

December 11, 2017 3

Lisa Wilkinson will take charge of Ten's new website as part of her defection to the network. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

ABC radio cuts … Studio 10 EP sues … Manly Daily squeezed …

December 5, 2017 3

The outgoing executive producer of Ten's Studio 10 Rob McKnight will sue the network for unfair dismissal, his lawyer says.

A closer look at the frailty of News Corp’s ledger

November 22, 2017 3

News Corp's Australian assets appear to be doing well but the reality is much more complicated.

The Daily Tele’s grumpy old man shtick is kind of working

November 20, 2017 8

The Daily Telegraph's "analogue meme" Al Bundy reaction to the postal survey speaks as much about News Corp's ailing health as it does about the company's stance on marriage equality.

Revealed: Fox AGM shows democracy done Rupert Murdoch-style

November 16, 2017 4

Murdoch showed again today his shareholders shouldn't have a voice. Here's a full list of former AGMs that went much the same way.

Local news is dying, but the proposed cures are intriguing

November 13, 2017 1

Delivered to you for free, suburban newspapers are exclusively dependent on advertising, particularly real estate advertising. This model is collapsing. But various communities have responded to the decline in novel and innovative ways.

Community newspaper cuts … the revolving door … Tele’s Manus Island exclusive …

Community newspaper cuts … the revolving door … Tele’s Manus Island exclusive …

November 10, 2017

Both major newspaper companies have announced more cuts at their community titles this week.

News Corp enjoying boost as real estate listings lead the charge

November 10, 2017

The real estate advertising arm of News Corp is the success story of the latest financial results.