Tag Archives: News International

Sleaze-mired News of the World in danger of losing all its advertisers

First it was Ford then Halifax now just about every major brand to use the News of the World, still the UK’s biggest-selling paper of any description, seems to be reviewing its advertising in the paper. The NoW is estimated ...

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IPA and News International launch app for adfolk

The UK IPA Strategy Group and News International are launching the industry’s first iPad and iPhone app, Fast Strategy, for planners and strategists. The free app has been designed to provide planners and strategists with “practical and motivational tips to ...

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Matthew Freud seals £40m buy-back deal from Publicis – but what’s the restless PR maven going to do next?

Well that’s the obvious question isn’t it? Matthew Freud has just forked out about £40m to buy back Publicis Groupe’s 50.1 per cent stake in his UK PR firm Freud Communications (the second time he’s extricated himself from a marcoms ...

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News of the World prepares to take £20m hit after admitting phone hacking

The News of the World and its ultimate owner Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation have finally admitted that phone hacking at the paper went much further than the activities of royal correspondent Clive Goodman and his private eye sidekick Glenn Mulcaire ...

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