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Newspaper Circulation

Sunday Post sales keep on growing

Sunday Morning Post sales are continuing to grow strongly, a reflection of increasing reader interest in Hong Kong's only English-language Sunday newspaper.

Sunday, 9 October, 2005, 12:00am

Sales success story goes on with 4pc rise

Sales of the South China Morning Post continue to grow strongly, reflecting growing reader interest in Hong Kong's best English-language newspaper.

8 Oct 2005 - 12:00am

8.3pc increase puts Post sales back to 100,000

Sales of the South China Morning Post have returned to the 100,000 mark.

Official figures, certified by the Hong Kong Audit Bureau of Circulations, show the average daily circulation of the Post, Monday to Saturday, over the six months to the end of June was 100,004 copies.

8 Oct 2004 - 12:00am

Executive denies she put blame on colleagues

A Hong Kong Standard executive yesterday denied shifting all the responsibility for the company's alleged circulation scam on to her two colleagues.

General manager Henrietta So Shuk-wa told the District Court she had not done so, either in court or in her ICAC statements.

8 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

Circulation rise agreed

Singapore is allowing Asiaweek to raise its circulation by 20 per cent from August.

The Ministry of Information and the Arts had reviewed the magazine's circulation, adding that with effect from Friday the magazine would be allowed to sell 18,000 copies. The current circulation is restricted to 15,000.

30 Jul 1997 - 12:00am

Circulation high for Post

The circulation of the South China Morning Post reached a record level in the second half of 1996.

Daily sales of the newspaper averaged 116,992 between July and December last year.

5 Apr 1997 - 12:00am

Post sales emphasise dominance of market

Sales of both the South China Morning Post and Sunday Morning Post rose in the first half of this year compared to the same period of 1995, underlining their dominance of the English-speaking market in Hong Kong.

10 Oct 1996 - 12:00am

More readers

THE Asian Wall Street Journal (AWSJ) sold an average of 51,009 copies daily during the second half of 1995, up 8.5 per cent from the same period in 1994, according to a recent ABC audit.

Circulation was up 82.8 per cent in Thailand (where the company opened a printing plant last year), 43.8 per cent in China and 17.8 per cent in South Korea.

24 Jan 1996 - 12:00am

Time is top

ACCORDING to the latest ABC audit figures for January to June, Time magazine is the leading international weekly in Asia with an average circulation of 292,131, down from 301,172 for the previous six months.

11 Oct 1995 - 12:00am

News scoop

REUTER, the world news and information organisation, said yesterday it would start distributing Japan's largest daily newspaper electronically this week.

The Yomiuri Shimbun, which has a morning edition circulation of almost 10 million, will be available outside Japan to subscribers of Reuter's Japanese-language news service, called Reuterscoop.

23 Mar 1994 - 12:00am


MORE people are getting the Sunday reading habit - with the award-winning Sunday Morning Post. New figures from the Audit Bureau of Circulation reveal that Post sales for the last six months of last year rose to an average 87,918 a week - 3.5 per cent up on 1992 and the biggest second half increase since the paper was launched.

27 Feb 1994 - 12:00am

Digest up

THE British edition of Reader's Digest has overtaken Radio Times as Britain's best-selling magazine for the first time, according to the latest figures from ABC.

11 Aug 1993 - 12:00am

Our success on Sunday

THE Sunday Morning Post goes from strength to strength.

The paper has once again recorded a rise in circulation, this time with average weekly sales during the last six months of 1992 reaching 85,137 - the highest ever rise for the second half of a year since the paper was launched.

14 Feb 1993 - 12:00am

Record sales of the Post

Another record sales figure has been achieved by the South China Morning Post in the last six months of 1992.

13 Feb 1993 - 12:00am