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Max Mason is a business reporter focusing on financial markets.
Max Mason Fairfax Media says a restructure of its New Zealand operations will result in an increase in overall staff numbers, denying media reports it is cutting more than 150 jobs.
Max Mason The ABC is largely finished with its cuts to programming and editorial staff numbers, triggered by the federal government's decision to pull $254 million worth of funding from the public broadcaster...
Max Mason Freeview has unveiled its latest weapon in the battle for eyeballs, launching its hybrid internet and broadcast set-top box for digital televisions.
Max Mason and Dominic White Mobile is the new key pillar of Seven West Media's new chief digital officer's strategy to help Australia's largest free-to-air broadcaster move in the digital era and keep ahead of its rivals.
Max Mason Foxtel's $500 million advertising business MCN has warned that sports rights costs are "almost becoming untenable for broadcasters and advertisers".
Max Mason Fifteen calls to the police, a stolen sign and filming stopped within 45 minutes. This is how the Australian public responded to the words 'refugees are scum'.
Max Mason Record low interest rates, which have put a rocket up Australian house prices, are forcing the regulator to shoulder more of the load and evolve its approach to the potential risk to the financial...
Max Mason SBS and Fox Sports are claiming victory two years into their four-year $160 million A-League rights deal, with free-to-air audiences increasing by close to 25 per cent and the pay TV channel aiming...
Max Mason The RBA faces more frustration with the Australian dollar surging almost 2 per cent as weak US economic data spurs expectations the Fed may delay its rates rise.
Max Mason Retail stocks received an unexpected shot in the arm from the federal budget, helping the Australian sharemarket post its second straight day of gains after a tough run last week.
Max Mason Oil's surge looks to be running out of steam as increased supply and fragile demand threaten a fresh slump in energy prices.
Max Mason Falling commodity prices will hit the budget bottom line and mean Australia needs to be more fiscally vigilant, but it is not at risk of losing its AAA credit rating, Fitch Ratings agency says.
Jared Lynch, Dominic White and Max Mason Media and retail industry leaders have backed Treasurer Joe Hockey's plan to hit multinational companies with a so called "Netflix tax".
Max Mason The big four banks and Telstra dragged on the Australian sharemarket on Monday, wiping out early gains in the wake of a rally on Wall Street and an interest rate cut in China.
Max Mason Shares in Australia's listed miners have mimicked the strong rebound in the iron ore price, but with Chinese growth forecast to soften in the second half and supply to remain high, the price of the...
Max Mason Thredit's backdoor takeover of ASX-listed miner Promesa has taken another step forward, with the resources firm confirming it has acquired 100 per cent of the unified social media messaging platform.
Max Mason Having wiped out close to $60 billion in value in the last two weeks, the sell-off in the big four banks has spooked investors, but it won't be enough to deter self-managed super funds, who own...
Max Mason The recent recovery in oil prices has sparked concerns among analysts about whether the continued strength in crude could crimp global growth.
Max Mason Baofeng Technology's rocketing share price is an example of how shares in the Shenzhen Stock Exchange are going through the roof thanks to mum and dad investors.
Max Mason The Aussie has jumped 2.4 per cent since the RBA cut rates, proving governor Glenn Stevens needs a lesson in how to communicate the bank's intentions, one fund manager says.