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News | Australia | Charges Payments Against Facebook: Facebook Has to Pay News Corp for News Content.

  bbc.com Facebook to pay News Corp for content in Australia BBC News 4-6 minutes image copyrightGetty Images image captionRupert Murdoch's News Corporation has secured payments from Facebook in Australia Facebook has agreed to pay Rupert Murdoch's News Corp Australia for journalism from its local mastheads. The deal was secured just weeks after Australia passed a controversial world-first law aimed at making tech platforms pay for news content. News Corp has not disclosed the value of the three-year contract in Australia. Last month, it clinched a global deal with Google . Mr Murdoch's media empire began with his Australian newspapers. The deal covers all of News Corp Australia's content. It controls about 70% of newspaper circulation in Australia with titles including The Australian, The Daily Telegraph and The Herald Sun. It also owns news.com.au, as well as the Fox News-modelled conserv