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    Business basics: a guide for news journalists to covering financial news


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    Being able to follow the money is a core skill for every reporter, and this masterclass from finance journalist Prashant Mehra will introduce you to the fundamentals of covering business and finance. 

    This webinar will help you:

    • Understand how stock markets function and the factors that influence stock prices
    • Understand how companies operate and how to read their annual reports and annual income statements
    • Understand what is meant by GDP, unemployment and inflation
    • Apply what you've learned to day-to-day reporting 

    Date: Thursday, 4 July 2024

    Time: 12 noon - 1pm AEST

    Venue: ZOOM

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    Prashant Mehra is a Sydney-based freelance journalist who writes about business, the economy, markets, and investing for local and international media. Prashant has more than 20 years of international experience and has covered financial news for Reuters, News Corp and the Australian Associated Press (AAP) among many others. 

    This webinar is proudly supported by Telum.


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