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Date: 12 Dec 2014
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SPAIN

Spanish media will be big losers in Google News spat
Spanish media will be big losers in Google News spat

MADRID, SPAIN: Web-surfers and newspapers worried over Google News closure in Spain...

18 Dec 2014 11:01

TURKEY

Turkish lira hits 10-month low after media raid
Turkish lira hits 10-month low after media raid

ISTANBUL, TURKEY: Turkey's currency the lira hit a 10-month low in value against the dollar on Monday as markets reacted with anxiety to police raids against media critical of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

18 Dec 2014 10:30

FRANCE

New awards at Lions Health, awards contribute to Cannes
New awards at Lions Health, awards contribute to Cannes

CANNES, FRANCE: The organisers of Lions Health, the global creative festival for the healthcare communications industry, have added two new awards, included the festival points to the Cannes Lions awards and announced the Jury Presidents...

18 Dec 2014 08:47

UNITED KINGDOM

'Spectre' spooked... new Bond script stolen in Sony hack
'Spectre' spooked... new Bond script stolen in Sony hack

LONDON, UK: An "early version" of the screenplay for the new James Bond film was the latest victim of a massive hacking attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment...

18 Dec 2014 07:52

AUSTRALIA

Uber slammed for cashing in on hostage tragedy
Uber slammed for cashing in on hostage tragedy

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Uber in damage control after being slammed on social media and elsewhere for Sydney siege price hike...

18 Dec 2014 07:10

FRANCE

Jury Presidents for Cannes Lions 2015
Jury Presidents for Cannes Lions 2015

CANNES, FRANCE: The Jury Presidents for the Cannes Lions, taking place 21-27 June 2015, have been announced...

15 Dec 2014 08:59

FRANCE

Putin tops AFP's choice of 2014's most influential figures; Pistorius on the list too
Putin tops AFP's choice of 2014's most influential figures; Pistorius on the list too

PARIS, FRANCE: Russian President Vladimir Putin leads an AFP list of the most influential people of 2014, but Oscar Pistorius is also on the list...

15 Dec 2014 08:24

UNITED STATES

Sony says sorry to Obama, amid leaked emails storm
Sony says sorry to Obama, amid leaked emails storm

LOS ANGELES, US: Beleaguered studio Sony Pictures apologised on Thursday for racially insensitive remarks about President Barack Obama in company emails, the latest in a series of leaks that have left Hollywood reeling...

12 Dec 2014 12:08

UNITED KINGDOM

Guardian newspaper editor to step down
Guardian newspaper editor to step down

LONDON, UK: The editor-in-chief of The Guardian newspaper, who led its expansion from a traditional British broadsheet to a digital-first international operation, said on Wednesday that he will step down next year...

12 Dec 2014 11:28

BELGIUM

EU quizzes Google rivals in stalled anti-trust case
EU quizzes Google rivals in stalled anti-trust case

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM: The EU's new anti-trust regulators have asked Google's rivals for fresh information before taking forward a sensitive four-year probe into the US Internet giant's activities, competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Thursday...

12 Dec 2014 11:08

SPAIN

Google News abandons Spain in paid content row
Google News abandons Spain in paid content row

MADRID, SPAIN: Spain's government on Thursday defied Google's vow to shut down its Spanish online news service in protest at being made to pay for content, in its latest legal clash in Europe...

12 Dec 2014 10:33

THAILAND

Thailand partially bans Uber ride-sharing service
Thailand partially bans Uber ride-sharing service

BANGKOK, THAILAND: Thailand has partially banned services by ride-sharing application Uber, authorities said on Wednesday, as the US-based car hire business continues to grapple with regulators across the world...

11 Dec 2014 08:47

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