Fairfax Media not considering a shareholding in NEC

March 5, 2016 3:53 am0 comments

The Chief Executive Officer of Fairfax Media Limited [ASX:FXJ], Greg Hywood, said today: “Despite being issued a robust denial, The Australian has once again published the falsehood that Fairfax Media is contemplating an interest in Nine Entertainment Co. [ASX:NEC]. So there can be no doubt: Fairfax Media is not interested […]

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AFR announces new editorial and commercial offering

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AFR announces new editorial and commercial offering

Australia’s leading source of business and finance news and information, The Australian Financial Review, has strengthened its Leadership category with a new editorial and commercial offering ­ spanning afr.com, print and events -­ bringing to life the people leading change and the ideas creating value. Leadership on afr.com is a […]

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Mobile Grabs Sliver of Digital Ad Spend in New Zealand

July 2, 2015 1:51 am0 comments
Mobile Grabs Sliver of Digital Ad Spend in New Zealand

Search is the fastest-growing category of digital ad spending in New Zealand, according to data from the Interactive Advertising Bureau New Zealand (IAB NZ) and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). Based on Q1 2015 figures, spending on search and directories was up 91% over the same period in 2014. Growth for mobile ads […]

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News Republic bags ‘Winners and Users’ at Tabby Awards

July 1, 2015 3:31 am0 comments
News Republic bags ‘Winners and Users’ at Tabby Awards

An international panel of independent judges and app users at large have selected Android and iPad apps and games from 11 countries as Tabby Awards Winners and Users’ Choice. Adobe, Disney, Expedia, Food Network, Ubisoft and Yahoo are among apps publishers who were recognized in this competition. June 30, 2015 […]

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Seven News bags top journalism awards

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Seven News bags top journalism awards

Seven News has earned three awards for excellence in journalism at the Los Angeles Press Club’s 57th annual 2015 Southern California Journalism Awards in the US overnight. US Bureau Chief Mike Amor and cameraman Arron Hage were recognised with the Feature award in the International category for their long-form report, […]

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Fairfax moves to create Modern Newsroom

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Fairfax moves to create Modern Newsroom

Fairfax Media New Zealand continues its newsroom transformation this week, with a proposal to further organise its editorial operations into focused, local teams and specialist national topic areas. The proposal underpins a fundamental shift in the way its newsrooms are geared to serve its audience. Sinead Boucher, Executive Editor at […]

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News Corp Australia appoints Zac Skulander as Strategic planning Head

June 18, 2015 2:49 am0 comments
News Corp Australia appoints Zac Skulander as Strategic planning Head

News Corp Australia’s NSW sales director for the company’s national sales division Kathryn Carter has announced the appointment of Zac Skulander as head of strategic planning NSW. In this newly created position, Mr Skulander will combine creativity with strategy and innovation to ensure the best in market advertising solutions for […]

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Aussies set for Wimbledon charge

June 16, 2015 2:30 am0 comments
Aussies set for Wimbledon charge

Nick Kyrgios, Lleyton Hewitt, Bernard Tomic, Sam Stosur and a host of Aussies are set to light up Wimbledon as tennis fans enjoy live and free coverage of the Championships on Seven. Beginning on Monday June 29, Seven’s broadcast will be hosted by Todd Woodbridge with expert commentary from three-time […]

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7 Wonder to produce new Billy Connolly series for ITV

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7 Wonder to produce new Billy Connolly series for ITV

The Seven Network – Australia’s most-watched broadcast television platform -has announced a major commission for its new joint venture television production company: 7Wonder. The commission from ITV in the United Kingdom confirms Seven’s strengthening presence in the production of programming for international markets. In a major new ITV Factual commission, […]

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Isentia wins top AMEC Award

June 8, 2015 3:32 pm0 comments
Isentia wins top AMEC Award

Isentia , Asia-Pacific’s leading media intelligence company, has won the highest accolade at this year’s International Association for Measurement and Evaluation of Communication (AMEC) Awards in Stockholm, being named Communications Research and Measurement Company of the Year, as well as adding another two awards to our tally of over 20 since […]

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