Nine's profits will be more than double the expected profit at rival Seven West Media.
From classifieds to morning TV to news-desk assistants and street press, it's lumps of coal all round this Christmas.
Alan Jones' $3.7 million payout has surely underlined some reputational and financial concerns. Now, Nine has their own suit to fight.
As the dust settles after the March trading quarter, some media companies are retreating to lick their wounds, as others continue their rise.
The government's media reform package is more a media aid package, but it won't help dinosaur media in the long run, write Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane.
Markets the world over are tumbling. Plus other business tidbits of the day.
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Nine Entertainment Co's prospectus is out today, ahead of the company's float. We go through the dollars and sense -- and check out CEO David Gyngell's pay packet.