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Feb 26, 2021

After much debate, Australia's Parliament passes news media code

Days after Facebook pulled the plug on News in the country, The Treasury Laws Amendment (News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code) Bill 2021 passed after a series of amendments.

Feb 25, 2021

Indian media industry bodies face off against Google, government

While the Indian Newspaper Society is demanding a greater share of ad revenues from Google, the IAMAI is upset with looming regulation for video streamers.

Nov 13, 2020

Amid regulatory cloud, Tencent posts 29% increase in revenue, profits up 34%

Games and social media drive growth for the Chinese tech behemoth as it profits from post-pandemic spending.

Nov 6, 2020

Ant Group IPO uncertainty clouds Alibaba Q2 numbers

While pandemic spending boosted topline by 30% for the second quarter, operating profit took a 33% knock due to expenses related to Ant Group.

Aug 17, 2020

Google: Aussie law will make search and YouTube 'dramatically worse'

In a blog post that paints a dire picture for consumers, the tech giant says the proposed law gives an "unfair advantage" to news media businesses, putting the company's free services "at risk".

Jul 24, 2020

Nine points for marketers to ponder from Digital 2020

The latest edition of We Are Social's expansive report provides some key cues on the evolution of both technology and social media for adland.