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The Wall Street Journal

More sales

Dow Jones Publishing has reported a 6.8 per cent increase in the circulation of The Asian Wall Street Journal in the second half of 1996 against the same period in 1995.

An ABC audit listed the daily circulation of the newspaper at 54,459 copies.

Wednesday, 26 March, 1997, 12:00am

US ports slash rates

East coast ports in the United States have reduced rates by as much as 30 per cent on US$80 billion of cargo to attract trade from other ports, according to The Wall Street Journal.

Philadelphia cut one of its cargo rates by 29 per cent, while rates have been reduced by 17 per cent at the port of New York and New Jersey, 14 per cent in Boston and 13 per cent in Baltimore.

8 Jan 1997 - 12:00am

Dow names new chief

Dow Jones & Co has appointed Suzanne Tang Glen as managing director of the Asian Wall Street Journal Weekly. From her United States base, Ms Glen will be in charge of all business functions of the weekly, which has a circulation of 9,689, and of expanding the US circulation of the Far Eastern Economic Review, which sells 11,000 copies.

23 Oct 1996 - 12:00am

Paper in web

The Wall Street Journal is publishing on the World Wide Web. The Journal is nearly alone in betting that Internet users will pay an annual subscription fee for access.

1 May 1996 - 12:00am

Revenue up

ADVERTISING revenue in the Far Eastern Economic Review increased by 11.6 per cent in the first half of this year compared with the same period last year, according to the Rome Report.

It was the third successive year of double-digit advertising revenue growth for the magazine.

8 Sep 1993 - 12:00am