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1108, 2023

NMC Members Join EPC in Urging AI Regulation for Preserving Editorial Integrity

August 11th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

The European Publishers Council – a Member of the News Media Coalition (NMC) - has joined a creative industry effort in underscoring the importance of collective commitment to safeguarding editorial integrity in the face of advancing AI technologies. The EPC joined other prominent news media companies and industry organisations in publishing an open letter, ‘Preserving public trust in media through [...]

908, 2023

Sky Secures High Court Order to Block Illegal Streaming of Football

August 9th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

A significant victory in the fight against online piracy has been achieved by Sky. The company has obtained a High Court order compelling internet service providers (ISPs) to prevent the illegal streaming of its popular football matches. The blocking order, which was granted to the UK-based broadcaster this week, will require UK online platforms to stop people from illegally accessing [...]

2707, 2023

NMC Calls on Newsrooms To Challenge Any Fees for Press Accreditation After Political Party Scraps Charge

July 27th, 2023|Categories: Home News Ticker, Uncategorized|

‘This is a wake up call for newsrooms to be vigilant to protect of the right to report freely’ – NMC CEO The Conservative Party in the UK agreed (26/07/23) to drop a media charge for journalists covering its upcoming October party conference. The decision, which will see the widely opposed “accreditation fee” for media attendance scrapped and a refund [...]

1107, 2023

The New York Times Announces Disbandment of Sports Department, Shifts Focus to The Athletic

July 11th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

The New York Times has announced the disbandment of its sports department, opting to rely on coverage from The Athletic, the sports website acquired by the company last year. The move reflects the newspaper's plan to reshape its approach to sports journalism. Joe Kahn, The Times' executive editor, and Monica Drake, a deputy managing editor, described the change as an [...]

1906, 2023

Protest Escalates Over ‘Tax on Political Reporting’

June 19th, 2023|Categories: Home News Ticker|

About 300 newsrooms around the world raise UK democracy concerns over Conservative fee to cover party conference. From Mexico to Vietnam and Australia to South Africa, news organisations, political journalists and TV anchors have added their voice to growing protests about charges for journalists to attend the Conservative Party’s autumn conference. Nearly 300 newsrooms have supported an open letter (published after [...]

1406, 2023


June 14th, 2023|Categories: Home News Ticker|

Two European Institutions Take Steps to Tackle Challenges to Society and Journalism from Artificial Intelligence. In a significant move to address complex issues arising from artificial intelligence (AI) and its impact on society and journalism, both the European Parliament and the Council of Europe have taken decisive steps towards regulating this transformative technology. Today, the European Parliament's plenary voted on [...]