A market rally for commercial television and radio stocks continues on Thursday following the government's decision to grant broadcasters an end-of-financial-year present of licence fee cuts.
Lucy Battersby has covered trends, technology and telecommunications since joining The Age in 2008.
A government-induced housing market slowdown in Malaysia and Hong Kong has forced REA Group to announce a $180 million impairment in the value of its Asian business.
Fairfax Media's Domain is entering the mortgage broking business in a joint venture with online broker Lendi.
Blackmores chief executive Christine Holgate will be the new boss at Australia Post.
REA Group has spent $67 million buying an 80 per cent stake in mortgage broking franchise Smartline, with plans to launch a new home loan business later this year.
Lachlan Murdoch, Bruce Gordon, and James Packer are also likely to help with Ten's future capital needs.
The watchdog should examine whether Lachlan Murdoch and Bruce Gordon exerted control over Network Ten, in breach of current laws, according to experts in media regulation.
Mobile prices could drop 5.6 per cent nationally, saving consumers more than $650 million collectively every year, if the competition watchdog forces Telstra to share its regional mobile network, Vodafone claims.
The smallest players may not have to pay the NBN Regional Broadband Scheme levy at all until mid-2023.
Korda Mentha held 50 meetings with Network Ten's management, directors, advisers and shareholder guarantors in recent months in a bid to help the broadcaster stay on its feet, according to a letter sent to employees on Thursday.