Forager sees strong share gain for NZME if merger approved, less downside if it isn't

Mon 1 May 3

Both NZME and Fairfax have worked hard to convince the commission.

NZME chief executive Michael Boggs

The big news sites get bigger, not helping their merger case

Mon 27 Mar 2

The good news (of a sort): Fairfax and APN/NZME’s cage-fight for clicks is increasing their audience.

Rod Oram

Oram urges merger-minded media companies to guard against complacency

Wed 24 Aug

Veteran business journalist's unsolicited advice on mitigating NZME-Fairfax NZ merger downsides – and his punt on whether it will be approved. With special feature audio and video.

Fairfax exploits Canterbury market share to shut out local paper, Chch Star says

Thu 21 Jul 2

Star Media says Fairfax is dominant in Canterbury and uses that position to undercut its competitor. With special feature audio.

Sky TV CEO John Fellet (Photo: Tinaz Karbhari)

Fairfax/NZME deal may delay ComCom's Sky/Voda decision, Fellet says

Wed 6 Jul

The pay-TV company is expecting it will take at least six months to get Commerce Commission approval for its merger. With special feature audio.


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