Fri, 11 May 2018 08:39
News Corp reports loss on writedowns, weakness in newspapers
Rupert Murdoch's newspaper-focused News Corp on Thursday reported a loss in the past quarter, as results were hit by a writedown in the value of its Australian television operations and declines in print advertising revenues.
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:33
News Corp CEO rails at 'dysfunctional' online environment
News Corp's chief executive on Thursday took a swipe at Google and Facebook for fostering a "dysfunctional" and "debased" online environment which harms the news media and responsible journalism.
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 07:17
News Corp reports profit jump to $87 mn
US media group News Corp said Thursday it returned to profit in the past quarter, as it saw improvements in digital subscriptions at the Wall Street Journal and other newspapers.
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 06:58
Newspaper woes send Murdoch's News Corp into red
NEW YORK - US media group News Corp on Thursday reported a loss in the past quarter, hit by declines in advertising and writedowns at its global newspapers.
Wed, 10 May 2017 09:48
Digital subscriber gains help News Corp results
NEW YORK - Rupert Murdoch's News Corp on Tuesday reported some positive signs for its global newspaper operations, as the number of digital subscribers for the Wall Street Journal topped one million.
Tue, 08 Nov 2016 07:35
Newspaper woes drag News Corp to loss
NEW YORK - Weakness in newspaper advertising dented quarterly results of News Corp., which swung to a loss in the past quarter of declines in advertising and circulation, results showed Monday.
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 00:00
Nikkei Group seeks Thai partner as it eyes region
NIKKEI GROUP, one of the largest news corporations in Japan, is eyeing a partnership with a TV production house in Thailand to capitalise on the expected economic growth driven by the regional economic integration.
Mon, 26 May 2014 00:00
News Corp to publish newspapers for 'decades and decades'
SYDNEY - The head of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. on Monday said the group will be publishing newspapers for "decades" and hit out at the "morbid mindset" of those who say print is dead.
Sat, 27 Apr 2013 00:00
Murdoch eyes stake in CTH: chairman
Rupert Murdoch, an Australian-American media mogul who is chairman and chief executive of News Corporation, is keen to acquire some of the remaining 20 per cent of shares in Cable Thai Holdings, according to Wichai Thongtaeng, chairman of CTH.
Fri, 15 Mar 2013 00:00
Spring News budgets Bt1 bn to win licence for digital -TV news channel
Satellite-TV operator Spring News Corp has earmarked Bt800 million to Bt1 billion in a bid to win a commercial digital terrestrial-TV licence for a news channel in the broadcasting regulator's planned spectrum auction.
Tue, 29 Jan 2013 00:00
ESPN becomes Fox Sports on True Visions
Fox International Channels (FIC) Asia, the pay-TV network of News Corporation, said it launched Fox Sports in Thailand and various countries across Asia from yesterday.
Fri, 04 May 2012 00:00
Powers-that-be must be subject to public scrutiny
As the News Corp phone hacking scandal in the UK has shown, we need to seriously question the moral character of those in charge of big corporations and organisations.
Thu, 03 May 2012 00:00
Laws for the rich and the poor
The UK Parliament Media Committee reported on the scandal concerning phone hacking by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. News Corp admitted it was "too slow" to respond to the crisis.