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Oz Media Reform Saga Goes On ... and On ... and On

News, 13 July 2006

CANBERRA - Australia's will-they-won't-they? reforms of cross-media and foreign ownership rules could finally be announced by the end of this week.

The relaxation of Australian media regulations is a long-running and contentious issue which has drawn fire from the country's biggest media owners [WAMN: 03-Jul-06].

Latest speculation is that 2010 will be the date offered for the loosening of ties.