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ABC opposes quotas as Coalition plans to force Netflix to make more Australian content – The Guardian

ABC says imposing an Australian content quota on the public broadcaster could undermine its independence

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The ABC says imposing programming quotas could undermine its independence as the government proposes sweeping changes to media laws that would force Netflix to make more Australian content.
Meanwhile, the treasurer, Josh Frydenberg, is set to table another major media change, the mandatory news code legislation, in the last sitting of parliament.
To level the playing field with the commercial free-to-air broadcasters, the Australian government proposes making Netflix, and the other streaming services…

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