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3 things new Business Day editor Tim Cohen plans to tackle

Times Media Group (TMG) has appointed Tim Cohen as the new editor of the Business Day.

The announcement comes after the resignation of his predecessor, Songezo Zibi.

Cohen says that he plans to strategically embrace the digital age, integrate the internal resources of TMG's various publications and build a progressive newsroom environment.

Listen to the full conversation on The Midday Report with Stephen Grootes:

Users on our internet site are really exploding now, it's pretty obvious that you can't ignore the internet.

Tim Cohen, incoming Business Day editor

We want to try and utilise the business publications as a united force. TMG have got a good slice of the market and we feel we don't have enough impact.

Tim Cohen, incoming Business Day editor

We want the newsroom to feel, look, be and breathe South Africa.

Tim Cohen, incoming Business Day editor

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