Newsquest Media Group team relaunches weekly newspaper the Despatch after 31 year absence

LONDON, UK — October 18, 2017 — The team behind the Northern Echo has revived a weekly sister newspaper – the Despatch – which has not been published for 31 years.
Wednesday morning, copies of the new Despatch hit the streets of Darlington and towns across …

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Postmedia Network reports sharply lower Q4 print ad revenue, but improves bottom line due to divestment efforts

Total revenue for the final quarter of the publisher’s fiscal 2017 fell 9.2 percent, mostly due to 15 percent drop in print ad revenue
TORONTO, Ontario — October 19, 2017 — Postmedia Network Canada Corp. today released financial information for the three months and year ended …

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Guardian Media Group plans to launch £42 million venture capital fund — GMG Ventures

The new initiative is hoped will support the publisher’s core news business, while investing in such areas as artificial intelligence and advertising technology
LONDON, UK — October 18, 2017 — Guardian Media Group (GMG) has announced plans to launch a new, independent £42 million venture capital …

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