SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 15, 2003
The New York Times Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction
|229 West 43d Street, New York, New York||10036|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (212) 556-1234
ITEM 7. Financial Statements and Exhibits
The following exhibits are furnished pursuant to Item 12:
|Exhibit 99.1||The New York Times Company Earnings Press Release dated July 15, 2003|
|Exhibit 99.2||The New York Times Company Newspaper Advertising Revenue Press Release dated July 15, 2003|
ITEM 9. Regulation FD Disclosure
On July 15, 2003, The New York Times Company issued a press release announcing the Company's earnings for the quarter ended June 29, 2003. On July 15, 2003, the Company also issued a press release announcing the Company's newspaper advertising revenue for the quarter ended June 29, 2003. Copies of these press releases are furnished with this report as exhibits to this Form 8-K. The information contained in this report is being furnished pursuant to Item 12 under Item 9 of Form 8-K.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|THE NEW YORK TIMES COMPANY|
|Date: July 15, 2003||By: /s/ Rhonda L. Brauer|
| Rhonda L.
Secretary and Senior Counsel