dr Rashmi Hebalkar

HOW TO WRITE ECONOMIC NEWS

Economic News

Newspapers as one of the communication media between the author and the readers who have a very important role in the society. A journalist needs to deliver an economic news in a clear way and understandable by various societies. The news must show the uniqueness of the fact include the precision and specific number to show credible economic reports.

It  Must Be Understandable

A journalist must understand the basis of economics and finance before writing an economic news effectively. They need to write a news that easy to understand by readers. The news itself must not only filled with numbers but also require the technical terms explanation. A business and economic news typically contain too many numbers. Although the number is important journalist must leave a number that’s not too important. In order to make the news remains accurate but still easily understood by the reader.

Contains Humanity

Economic news is indeed associated with the number. But it also concerns the humanity. Not just the government officials, executive or bankers, and economist expert. So the news should be telling more about the effect on the public in general.

Searching Process

The searching process of the economic news is not as easy as you imagine. It is because the journalist needs to write the news according to the rules of journalism. The journalist can obtain the business and economic news from a press release that sent by both governments or by private. Usually, the press release material is still a raw material that should be edited or adjusted with the media frame.

Looking For The New Ideas

The best way to write a business and economic news attract the reader’s attention are to write something unique and exciting that other publishers never post. Such as finding new business development side and view some problem from the perspective of humanity.