Tag: News Ltd

  • Publishers Forum Discusses Future of Media

    Publishers Forum Discusses Future of Media

    While it is widely accepted that the print newspaper industry is in decline, with profits and circulation waning all over the world, most are hesitant to predict, with any certainty, what the future will hold for journalists or publishers. PANPA, the Pacific Area Newspaper and Publishing Association, hosted the Future Forum, Australasia’s annual industry conference…

  • Tharunka’s Big Ol’ Journo Crossword

    Tharunka’s Big Ol’ Journo Crossword

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  • Media Changes to Hit Journalism Students

    Media Changes to Hit Journalism Students

    The recent cuts at Fairfax have caused panic in newsrooms all over Australia with almost two thousand job losses for the papers affected. While it has been an expected decline for over a decade, the sudden shift in Fairfax’s approach to the problem caught many by surprise. While Peter White, Senior Lecturer for Journalism at…

  • Ice Cream, Politics & Gossip Girl: Would It Really Matter if Gina Bought Fairfax?

    Ice Cream, Politics & Gossip Girl: Would It Really Matter if Gina Bought Fairfax?

    “Gina Rinehart is evil and we must do everything we can to stop her from ruining Fairfax”. This was the most common response from those on the progressive side of politics in Australia to news that Rinehart, a mining magnate and Australia’s richest woman, had bought almost 19% of the media company that publishes metropolitan…