Telegram &amp; Gazette http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/35909/all en New York Times Co. looking for buyer for Boston Globe http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/taxonomy/term/35779/130226/new-york-times-co-looking-buyer-boston-globe <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>New York, Feb 21 (EFE).- The New York Times Company said it wanted to sell its New England Media Group division, which includes The Boston Globe and other publications, to focus on its core newspaper business.</p> <p>The company bought The Boston Globe in 1993 for $1.1 billion in what was the biggest acquisition in its history, but that newspaper's total average daily circulation has plunged nearly in half over the past decade from more than 430,000 readers in 2002 to just over 230,000 at present.</p> <p>Other assets the company will seek to shed include the Worcester Telegram </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/taxonomy/term/35779/130226/new-york-times-co-looking-buyer-boston-globe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Telegram & Gazette The New York Times Agencia EFE Tue, 26 Feb 2013 15:26:54 +0000 Agencia EFE 5767286 at http://www.globalpost.com