UK's Guardian daily goes tabloid to cut costs
UK's Guardian daily goes tabloid to cut costs

LONDON - Britain's Guardian newspaper has adopted a new tabloid format and a re-designed masthead with simple black lettering from Monday as part of a drive to cut costs.

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Facebook move will play out in long-term: analysts

NEW YORK - Facebook's move to highlight posts from friends and family over those from brands and publications follows months of turmoil for the social network and will result in lower advertising revenue - at least in the short-term, analysts said.

1 day ago

C.S.A. forms content partnership between The Wire and Independent Media
C.S.A. forms content partnership between The Wire and Independent Media

Talent and communications agency Celebrity Services Africa (C.S.A.) today announced a content partnership between its online entertainment portal The Wire and Independent Media.

11 Jan 2018

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#BizTrends2018: Information overload - finding the 'right' kind of news

If you heard the news today, it's because you chose to. It doesn't mean that you and I have consumed the same news and even if we have, the information and our level of engagement may be different.

By Gia Nicolaides 8 Jan 2018

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Pauw case raises tricky questions

Questions are being asked about how the confidentiality provisions of the Tax Administration Act are aligned with legislation providing for whistle-blowers and freedom of expression.

22 Dec 2017

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Sars to sue journalist Jacques Pauw over book on Jacob Zuma

The South African Revenue Service (Sars) has followed through on threats to take legal action against the author of The President's Keepers, Jacques Pauw.

20 Dec 2017

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Journalist, Mratt Kyaw Thu wins 2017 AFP Kate Webb Prize

Mratt Kyaw Thu, 27, was recognised for a series of articles focused on ethnic and religious conflict in Myanmar's Shan and Rakhine states in 2016 - the latter a precursor to the exodus of nearly 650,000 Rohingya Muslims from Rakhine earlier this year.

20 Dec 2017