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Rupert Murdoch: has now closed HarperCollins Ireland

Murdoch wields the scalpel again

Rupert Murdoch’s cost-cutting rampage across his media empire has found its way to Ireland once again.

Having opened and shut an Irish edition of The Times of London in recent years and taken a scalpel to the newsrooms of The Irish Sun and Sunday Times since, old Rup’ has now shuttered HarperCollins Ireland.

The local imprint of the global publisher was only established in 2020 and secured a coup in ...