German media mogul Leo Kirch has reportedly offered fellow TV tycoon Rupert Murdoch a 20% stake in his entire digital pay TV business after postponing a DM2 billion ($1 billion) bond issue.
Columbia TriStar has announced it wants out of German music cable channel Viva.
German media titan the Kirch Group has said it will postpone the issue of a DM2 billion ($1.4 billion) bond underwritten by Morgan Stanley Dean Witter until next year due to currently unfavorable…
A consortium of German financial institutions, including the Dresdner Bank and Munich's Reuschel Bank, have established a DM 170 million ($91 million) fund for toon makers.
Germany's Disney Cannel is set to launch Oct. 16 on Premiere World, Kirch's digital platform.
Sony Corp. has announced it is moving its European headquarters from Cologne to Berlin in October in an effort to better position itself and exploit the eastern European market.
Media mogul Herbert Kloiber is reportedly in advanced talks with German entertainment group EM.TV to buy a 30% stake in his Telemunchen Group.
Kinowelt Medien has established a new subsidiary to head the company's expansion eastward.
Industry analysts are putting their money on Deutsche Bank and partners getting Deutsche Telekom's lucrative cable networks, although a number of German and international investors made bids last…
Judge Judy may not be a household name in Germany, but with producers here convinced what works on American TV will work here, viewers will soon be watching plaintiffs and defenders pleading their…