Business Oct 16, 2018

As more papers fold, 'news deserts' expanding in U.S.: study

More than 1,800 US newspapers have closed since 2004, leaving expanding "news deserts" with little or no local reporting on public affairs, researchers said in a report Monday. The study by the University of North Carolina School of Media and Journalism, an update of a ...

Fears as Cambodia's 'last independent' newspaper sold

Asia Pacific May 6, 2018

Fears as Cambodia's 'last independent' newspaper sold

A newspaper hailed as Cambodia's last independent English daily has been sold to a Malaysian investor with apparent business links to premier Hun Sen, rattling a journalist community that has been battered by the strongman ahead of elections. Bill Clough, the Australian publisher of the ...