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Facebook reverses Australia news ban after government makes media code amendments – The Guardian

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg announces a compromise has been reached at the 11th hour as the legislation is debated in the Senate

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Australian mediaTreasurer Josh Frydenberg announces a compromise has been reached at the 11th hour as the legislation is debated in the Senate
Tue 23 Feb 2021 04.57 GMT
Facebook will restore news to Australian pages in the next few days after the government agreed to change its landmark media bargaining code that would force the social network and Google to pay for displaying news content.
Last week, Facebook blocked all news on its platform in Australia, and inadvertently blocked information and…

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