Fairfax Shares Rise During Bidding War

Fairfax’ shares have risen by 6.9 per-cent, taking them to a six-year high, after receiving competing bids for the company. The competing bids come from Australian telecommunications company TPG and US private equity company Hellman & Friedman. Hellman & Friedman are an established media investment company located in both New York City and San Francisco.…

Sex Offender Register Gets High Hits

Almost 100,000 hits on WA Police’s public sex offender register has lead to an award for the website. WA Police Minister Liza Harvey faced the press on Wednesday saying that the website has made 10 missing offenders who are in breach of their conditions reported to Police. “It has flushed out ten offenders that police…