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NZME launches multi-platform lifestyle product

New Zealand Media & Entertainment launched a multi-platform lifestyle and entertainment product this week to fill a void created by New Idea, which no longer...

Classicbet convicted of illegal gambling advertising

Licensed wagering operator ClassicBet Pty Ltd has been convicted of illegal gambling advertising and fined $1,000 and ordered to pay $4,500 in legal costs.

Fairfax Media acquires Australian Openair Cinemas

Fairfax Media’s Life Media & Events division has purchased Australian Openair Cinemas, with hopes of building on the success of the business. Australian Openair Cinemas...

Focus on brand as NZME formally launches merger

NZME chief executive Jane Hastings said she believes the focus of newsrooms should be on brand rather than the channel, as the company formally announced...

Commentators hit back over PM’s warning on sources

A warning to media by former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott in his farewell speech over the use of unnamed sources has generated mixed feelings...

No win with free bets from Bet365

The Federal Court has found that Bet365’s Australian and UK companies engaged in misleading and deceptive conduct when offering free bets to new customers, in...

Write-downs hit Seven West Media bottom line

Seven West Media is looking to reap the benefits from its investments in sport and digital platforms, following a writedown of more than $2 billion,...

Champions of change to share how it is done

Brett McCarthy, editor of The West Australian, and Howard Gretton, news director for Seven Perth, will share process that led to the combined Seven West...

Sintras becomes latest recruit to IPG Mediabrands

Starcom Mediavest Group chairman John Sintras has become the latest high-profile signing by IPG Mediabrands global chief executive Henry Tajer, as he settles into his...

Media young guns recognised in Sydney

The media industry’s youngest high achievers packed the Art Gallery of NSW last night for the presentation of B&T magazine’s 30 Under 30 awards. Almost...

Media and the art of successful interrogation

Asking the right questions will be the focus of a panel discussion for media workers at the Mumbrella360 conference next week, as four experts in...

Publishers unite to sell influence of newspaper media

The influential role of newspaper media, from powerful journalism to effective advertising, is the centre of the largest ever marketing campaign launched by the newspaper...