Google is a global technology leader focused on improving the ways people connect with information.

Google's innovations in web search and advertising have made its website a top Internet property and its brand one of the most recognised in the world.

The Google News Initiative, launched in March 2018, is Google's effort to work with the news industry to help journalism thrive in a digital age. The GNI will advance solutions across 3 major pillars where the news industry faces challenges and opportunities today: elevating and strengthening quality journalism, evolving business models to drive sustainable growth, and empowering news organisations through technological innovation.