Mediaweek Morning Report

Wednesday June 14 2017

  • FTA broadcaster facing voluntary administration amidst Ten funding crisis
    Speculation a private equity firm is circling Ten and could privatise network
    Sky News believed to have pitched outsourced news service for Ten
  • Seven West Media loses another key WA executive: COO Alan Clyne
  • AAP joins other news agencies for Global Spotlight project on refugee crisis
  • NBCUniversal’s 13th Street launches brand refresh with bespoke soundtrack
  • Changes to Yahoo7 JV agreement with Seven to launch own catch-up TV service
  • Infinite Dial Study reveals radio still key driver for audio consumption
  • Defence Department spending millions on monitoring news and media training
  • Pauline Hanson to pay legal costs after abandoning court bid to stop ABC
  • Feminist Roxane Gay labels experience at Mamamia “cruel and humiliating”
  • Sports contest featuring no Aussie teams ranks #1 in Nieslen Social Ratings
  • SBS Sport: Tour de France on digital platforms, Confederations Cup coming
  • Box Office: Wonder Woman flies to $15m already, outgrosses The Mummy
  • Week 24 TV: Tuesday
    Seven manages a win despite smaller House Rules audience
    MasterChef second chance show pushes TEN to #1 in Melbourne
    Pay-TV wars report on A Current Affair is Nine’s best after 7pm
    Socceroos v Brazil on GO! delivers 200,000+ audience

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BBC's Jamie Angus

The deputy director of BBC World Service Group and editorial director of BBC Global News Jamie Angus joins Kruti Joshi at Mediaweek HQ in Potts Point.

Angus explains the public broadcaster’s commercial operations and discusses the 2017 UK general elections.

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