Mediaweek Morning Report

Tuesday July 4 2017

  • TEG opens Singapore office and reveals Malaysian ticketing acquisition
  • Why did TPG abandon Fairfax Media bid when it had Antony Catalano onside?
    Greg Hywood hints at Fairfax’s role in consolidation if media rules changed
    Post-TPG Fairfax shares yesterday suffer their biggest one-day fall since 2008
    Fairfax Media’s group director of digital ventures Guy Reypert departs
  • Ten receiver PPB plans to sell Ten as going concern or recapitalise with new funds
  • Nicole Sheffield appoints Julian Delany as MD of News Corp’s digital division
  • Commercial FM radio stars accused of broadcasting “filth” in “race to the bottom”
  • Midyear radio break: Grubby & Dee Dee return to breakfast as B teams take over
  • After The Voice wraps, host Sonia Kruger reveals she’d like to work internationally
  • Box Office: School holiday crowds help lift Despicable Me 3 to #1 with $3.5m
  • Week 27 TV: Monday
    Have You Been Paying Attention? & MasterChef win demos for TEN
    Seven wins the night all people as Wanted wraps with 600,000+

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