Australia To Make Google, Facebook Pay For News

In releasing a draft of a mandatory code of conduct, the government aims to succeed where other countries have failed in making the global digital giants pay for news siphoned from commercial media companies.

ViacomCBS To Launch Australian Channel

Australia’s National News Agency To Survive With New Owners

SYDNEY (AP) — Australia’s national news agency will continue with new owners, the board confirmed Friday, just weeks before it was due to be shut down. But the agency will be slimmed down, with only about half the former number of staff. The Australian Associated Press board said an agreement with a consortium of investors […]

Australia Asks Embassy In U.S. To Register Concern Over Cameraman

News Corp. Shutting Dozens Of Newspapers In Australia

Journalists Reel As Australia Pursues Media Leaks

Australian Media Decry Raids On National Broadcaster ABC And News Corp.

Fox Cancels Content Contract With Australia’s Ten

How CBS Outmaneuvered Lachlan Murdoch

In its first major international acquisition, the U.S. giant stunned the Fox mogul with a deal that gives the Leslie Moonves-led company a foothold in the fourth-largest English-speaking market.

Australia Open To CBS Takeover Of Ten

CBS said it plans to use the takeover of Ten Network to launch its subscription streaming service CBS All Access in the Australian market.

CBS Corp. to Acquire Australia’s Ten Network

The deal thwarts Lachlan Murdoch’s attempt to gain control of the broadcaster. The sale price will be revealed in a report to creditors within days.

Netflix Faces New Competition In Australia

Australia’s Ten Network Confirms Takeover Bids

Australia’s Ten Network Dumps Late News, Sports

Hugh Jackman Injured On Australian ‘Oprah’ Set

Oprah Begins Her ‘Ultimate’ Australian Adventure

SYDNEY (AP) — Oprah Winfrey joined 300 eager audience members Wednesday in Australia, where they were flown in for an action-packed, Down Under adventure including close encounters with kangaroos, surfing lessons and a journey to the remote and dusty Outback. Winfrey kicked off her 25th and final season of “The Oprah Winfrey Show” in September […]

Aussies Develop 12 Mbps TV Spectrum Broadband