Fairfax has revealed that it is to launch its online discussion site National Times next Monday.
In a short announcement today, it said:
“Fairfax Media is set to unveil the anticipated online version of its revered National Times masthead next Monday, September 14. Carrying on the National Times legacy, the site will bring together the best opinions, commentary and analysis from leading Fairfax columnists and opinion leaders from around the world on the biggest issues in Australia.
“Watch out for more information, including the announcement of high-profile contributors later this week.”
The move comes three months after News Ltd launched The Punch.