Mel Silva, Managing Director for Google Australia, said:
Google Australia and New Zealand managing director Melanie Silva says she is working while on maternity leave to ensure the news media bargaining code works for the search behemoth.
Managing Director for Google Australia Melanie Silva has been forced to admit the company only paid $59 million in corporate tax last year despite raking in $4.8 billion in revenue from Australia.
Google says it will shut down its search engine in Australia if a controversial bill designed to benefit the news media becomes law. Google Australia Managing Director Mel Silva said the draft legislation "remains unworkable."
Google Australia Managing Director Melanie Silva dodged questions on the overwhelming dominance of Google’s search share, before admitting to holding 95 per cent of the nation’s search engine market.
Mel Silva, Managing Director for Google Australia, explains why there is a workable news code that doesn’t break Google Search. Learn more about what the News Media Bargaining Code means for you at