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  • 30 January 2012 | {CATEGORY}

    New tax on subscriptions hits Finnish printed press sector

    Over a hundred media employees have lost their jobs as a result of the new tax on newspaper and magazine subscriptions implemented by the Finnish government. Layoff negotiations are currently under way for another 200 professionals. What will this mean for Finnish journalism?
  • 1 November 2011 | {CATEGORY}

    Dying for the truth: Drug cartels target journalists in Mexico

    Early last September, the bodies of two female journalists were found in a park in Mexico City. Their murders brought the journalist death toll in Mexico to 80 since the year 2000. Mexico is now considered to be the most dangerous country for journalists in the western hemisphere.