Rupert Murdoch


Rupert Murdoch’s nephew backs celebrity chef recipe start-up Eatlove

4:23AM | Monday, 22 April 2013 |  Sydney-based start-up Eatlove has signed celebrity chefs such as Kylie Kwong and Matt Moran to its recipe website, having secured financial backing from Rupert Murdoch’s nephew.

Devise a system for reporting bad behaviour

7:15PM | Wednesday, 20 July 2011 |  Having a formal process through which staff can report suspected unethical behaviour is crucial in any business. Just ask Rupert Murdoch.

THE NEWS WRAP: Murdoch to “hit back” over sabotage allegations

3:10AM | Friday, 30 March 2012 |  News Corporation chairman Rupert Murdoch has indicated he is preparing to “hit back” what he describes as the “lies” directed towards his business.

THE NEWS WRAP: SME borrowers braced for interest rate hikes

2:14AM | Monday, 13 February 2012 |  Small business borrowers are set to be hit by further interest rate woes this week, with analysts predicting that the Commonwealth Bank and NAB will both hike their rates.

News Corp-backed Beyond Oblivion bankrupt before launch

1:39PM | Friday, 27 January 2012 |  New York-based digital music start-up Beyond Oblivion has filed for bankruptcy before its launch, despite financial backing from News Corp and nearly $90 million from investors.

Rupert Murdoch: Follow him on to Twitter

1:22PM | Thursday, 5 January 2012 |  By now you’ve probably heard about Rupert Murdoch joining Twitter, but if you haven’t been following his Tweets then hurry up – it’s incredibly entertaining and more than a little thought provoking.

THE NEWS WRAP: News Corp faces uneasy AGM

10:10AM | Monday, 10 October 2011 |  News Corp faces a potentially divisive annual general meeting next month, with at least five shareholder and advisory groups questioning the leadership of CEO Rupert Murdoch.

THE NEWS WRAP: Gina Rinehart’s daughter launches legal action against her mother

9:21AM | Friday, 9 September 2011 |  Gina Rinehart, Australia’s richest person, has been made the subject of a surprise legal claim by her daughter in the Supreme Court of New South Wales.

THE NEWS WRAP: Rupert Murdoch says that he will stay on as News Corp chairman

8:06AM | Friday, 12 August 2011 |  Rupert Murdoch says that he will stay on as chairman and chief executive at News Corporation, but said that his chief operating officer, not one of his children, is in line to succeed him.

THE NEWS WRAP: Obama insists the US still deserves its AAA credit rating

8:11AM | Tuesday, 9 August 2011 |  US president Barack Obama has insisted that the country still deserves its AAA credit rating, despite its recent downgrade.