Media merger in Singapore and its impact on Chinese television news' content.
Kok, Siew Huan.
Date of Issue2005
Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information
With the merger of Singapore's mass-market television and free newspaper operations on January 1, 2005, Media Corp Chinese News Division took over the production of Channel U news. This paper studies the change in ownership and shift in synergy in newsroom operations and its impact on Chinese TV News. A content analysis of Channel U news broadcasts (before and after the merger) explores the impact of media ownership on Chinese news broadcast in Singapore.
Nanyang Technological University