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GALLERY: Social snaps from the News Media Awards

See if you can spot yourself enjoying the fun at the 2018 News Media Awards!

GALLERY: News Media Awards winners

Check out all the winners and grinners of this year’s News Media Awards

GALLERY: 2018 INFORM News Media Summit

Take a look at all the action from this year’s INFORM News Media Summit!

News Media Awards 2018 winners announced

The winners of this year’s News Media Awards 2018 are:

The Weekend Australian wins News Media Awards top prize

The Weekend Australian has taken out the top prize at 2018 News Media Awards, becoming the inaugural winner of the coveted News Brand of the...

Stuff rebrands for Māori Language Week  

New Zealand publisher Stuff has embraced the spirit of Māori Language Week through the rebranding of its flagship website and print assets to reflect the...

Leadership spill lifts digital engagement 44pc

The two Liberal Party leadership challenges last month were key traffic drivers to online news services, with time spent on site up 44 per cent...

ACCC takes action against hearing aid retailers for misleading pensioners

The ACCC has commenced proceedings against hearing aid retailers Oticon Australia Pty Ltd and Sonic Innovations Pty Ltd, alleging that both businesses made false and...

Heinz ordered to pay $2.25 million penalty over misleading health claim

The Federal Court of Australia has ordered H.J. Heinz Company Australia Ltd (Heinz) to pay penalties totalling $2.25 million for making a misleading health claim...

ASIC requires compliance with restrictions on use of ‘independent’

ASIC is continuing to monitor the financial advice industry’s use of restricted terms ‘independent’ and ‘independently owned’, taking steps to intervene when it identifies concerns.

Publishers tap in to podcast potential

The podcast market is growing in Australia, with consumers expecting high-quality, on-demand content. NewsMediaWorks explores how publishers are commercialising this medium, increasing profitability and brand...

Digital readership rise mirrors mobile habits

Digital news media readership has risen again in light of new emma data that shows mobile will become the most used device to access the internet...