Italy’s RCS signs deal with Google for access to dailies on Showcase

FILE PHOTO: The Google logo is pictured at the entrance to the Google offices in London, Britain January 18, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

(Reuters) – RCS Mediagroup has sealed a multi-year deal with Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) to offer access to some of its dailies on the U.S. tech giant’s Showcase news platform, Corriere della Sera newspaper, owned by the Italian publisher, said on Wednesday.

RCS publishes Italy’s leading newspaper Corriere della Sera, sports daily Gazzetta dello Sport and Spanish papers El Mundo, Marca and Expansion.