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News Corporation net profit down 21%

The lack of a new blockbuster hit like 2009's <em>Avatar</em> helped push third-quarter profits down 21%. News Corporation said on Wednesday.

Murdoch, Ferrari shareholder looking into F1 bid

Formula One could face a joint takeover bid from Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation and an investment company linked to Ferrari.

Murdoch’s iPad newspaper to launch on Wednesday

News Corp's Rupert Murdoch is to unveil <em>The Daily</em> on Wednesday, a digital newspaper for the iPad.

Murdoch to limit Google access to News Corp papers

Rupert Murdoch has warned that Google and Microsoft's access to his newspapers could be limited once he erects a pay wall around his titles' websites.

Turmoil at MySpace blamed on News Corporation

Departure of Owen Van Natta, the social networking site's chief executive, calls into question Rupert Murdoch's digital strategy.

News Corp posts profit on the strength of film and TV

Rupert Murdoch says he is moving closer to imposing charges for access to all News Corp's newspaper websites, including the <i>Times</i>.

British press group charges for online news

A British newspaper group started charging for online content on Monday in a groundbreaking experiment.

News Corp, Microsoft hold talks on locking out Google

Microsoft has held talks with News Corp over a possible plan for the software giant to pay the media company to remove its news websites from Google.

MySpace overtakes Yahoo! in display ad views

Yahoo! has lost its lead of the United States market for online display advertising to MySpace.

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Capture claims plague new private-security bargaining council

Unhappy members of the National Bargaining Council for the Private Security Sector say corporate governance standards are being flouted

A lifeline for the homeless people in eThekwini

eThekwini plans to retain permanent and safe open spaces for people with nowhere to sleep

Didiza must investigate ‘paralysed’ Ingonyama Trust Board – Parliament

Labour disputes and withheld funding for noncompliance have rocked the board, which is supposed to administer about three million hectares on behalf of King Goodwill Zwelithini

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Auditor-General of South Africa seeks request for information

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Former bursary student hits a six and lands top job at WPCA

Thuthuka Bursary recipient Tennyson Botes decided to make a difference in his community — and he's doing exactly that

SANRAL to professionalise its finance division with world-class professional accounting designations

'It is about how I can get my staff to acquire more skills and sharpen those skills that they already have,' says SANRAL CFO Inge Mulder

Empowering his people to unleash their potential

'Being registered as an AGA(SA) means you are capable of engineering an idea and turning it into money,' says Raymond Mayekisa

What is an AGA(SA) and AT(SA) and why do they matter?

If your company has these qualified professionals it will help improve efficiencies and accelerate progress by assisting your organisation to perform better

Mining company uses rich seam of technology to gear up for Covid-19

Itec Direct technology provides instant temperature screening of staff returniing to the workplace with no human contact

Covid-19 and Back to School Webinar

If our educators can take care of themselves, they can take care of the children they teach

5G technology is the future

Besides a healthcare problem Covid-19 is also a data issue and 5G technology, with its lightning speed, can help to curb its spread

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