AS CONSUMPTION of media continues shifting from traditional mediums like newspapers and television to digital, a duopoly has emerged. In 2017 alone, Facebook and Google accounted for an astonishing...

ON Feb 13 last year, the half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un was killed in an airport in Malaysia, in what the US Department of State concluded was an assassination using a nerve agent.

THE power of the American presidency - and the respective presidents' ability to act arbitrarily - has always been hemmed in by strong institutions. This system of checks and balances is what...

WITH the world seemingly awash in so-called "fake news", some might deride public relations firms as mere purveyors of gilded prevarication. But New York-based Weber Shandwick president...

SPH Magazines, the magazine arm of Singapore Press Holdings, will lay off 13 staff members this month as part of a major restructuring exercise.

[NEW YORK] The US junk bond primary market sprung back to life Monday with borrowers looking to sell debt for the first time this year following a strong rally in spreads to near post-crisis tights.

[NEW YORK] Fake news evolved from seedy internet sideshow to serious electoral threat so quickly that behavioral scientists had little time to answer basic questions about it, like who was reading...

[OTTAWA] Two of Canada's leading newspaper groups, Postmedia and Torstar, announced Monday a swap of 41 newspapers - 34 of which will be shut down...

NEW YORK - Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox has held talks to sell most of its film and television assets to Walt Disney Co, which would gain new programming and expand its...

SUNG Lin Gun remembers the heyday of Singapore's animation sector, a time when Flash software was considered revolutionary and meant no more drawing cartoons with pencil and paper...