Malay Mail to close its print newspaper, keep only the online version

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PETALING JAYA, Oct 25 — Malay Mail announced today it will cease its print edition (newspaper) on December 1 and go fully digital (keep the online version only).

Malay Mail was first published on December 14, 1896 – It is one of the oldest national newspapers.

 “It is a change of business direction. We are going into the full gamut of the digital business from content to marketing.

“The old way of doing the newspaper business of advertising subsidising the circulation, editorial and printing costs is no longer viable,” Malay Mail editor-in-chief Datuk Wong Sai Wan told staff during a town hall meeting here today- MalayMail

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