Internet news

Independent Newspapers Limited( INL), Was New Zealand's largest media company, it did have a strong focus on innovation and leadership. Its newspapers, published throughout the country, have always emphasised editorial independence and excellence which, coupled with the introduction of the latest production technology, brings maximum benefits to both readers and advertisers. The company's magazines cover a wide facet of interests, ranging from the highly popular TV Guide (New Zealand's highest circulation weekly) through to the award-winning NZ Fish and Game, bible of the fishing and hunting community. Independent news papers was sold for over one billion dollars in cash to FairFax Media

Both INL's magazines and many other locally-produced and imported titles are distributed by Gordon and Gotch, which accounts for 55 percent of all titles circulated in the country. A major investment for INL in recent years has been the pay television operator, Sky Network Television Limited (66.25 percent ownership). One of the media success stories of the 1990s, Sky Network Television Limited, with its high quality content, has more than 430,000 subscribers on both its satellite and UHF platforms. Later this year it will launch Open TV to bring true interactivity to the nation's viewers. INL has heralded the arrival of the 21st Century by launching a major new Internet site. Utilising the rich content of its newspapers and magazines and capitalising on the strong alliance with its major shareholder, News Corporation, INL's internet site,Stuff, promises to set new standards. In this section you can find out more about our financial position, our company history and who's on our board of directors. Finance information