The 2021 really has had an interesting start. Across the Tasman Sea, in Australia, the government is in a process of implementing a new law - media bargaining code - which requires Google and Facebook to negotiate with news companies about compensation for their content. To pre-empt some more drastic measures, Google has signed multiple … Continue reading Quite a media storm….
I believe that business journalism matters now more than ever. New Zealand Shareholders Association launched new business journalism awards on September 21, and I am proud to be in a judging panel. NZSA chairman John Hawkins says that the awards will differ from the earlier ones as they will have no commercial sponsor support. He comments … Continue reading Supporting New Zealand business journalism