Kabel Deutschland, which already controls six of the country's nine regional cable systems, has acquired the three remaining operators for E2.7 billion ($3.3 billion), giving it complete coverage of…
The potential of China, with its 340 million TV households, was the topic du jour at Mip TV Wednesday as the mart celebrated China Day.
Canada's Chum TV Intl. (CTI) sold 43 episodes of "FT -- Fashion TV" and a one hour special to Fox Intl. Channels in Italy.
The Wine Network, a new channel set to launch internationally in September, has inked two carriage agreements in Germany giving it access to more than 3 million homes.
In a further sign that Haim Saban may be eyeing an expansion into Germany's pay TV market, Munich's newest media mogul has nominated former BSkyB topper Tony Ball to the supervisory board of his…
In a sure sign that the German TV market is starting to percolate again, Herbert Kloiber's Tele Munchen will plunk down as much as $220 million over two years for upcoming Warner Bros. movies as well…
Buyers at Mip TV trawled the market Tuesday for the next big format -- real or scripted, romantic or comedy, a makeover of body, life or home.
Teutonic TV exec Jan Mojto is back on the Croisette -- and back in charge of a choice chunk of the Kirch library he used to oversee. Two years after exiting the now defunct Kirch Media to set up his…
EM.TV and RTV Entertainment have inked an agreement giving EM.TV international distribution rights to RTV content.
Roger Schawinski, managing director of Haim Saban's channel Sat 1, has solidified his grip at the web following the exit of Juergen Doetz from the management board.