More pain for the cash-strapped Kirch Group: Spanish satcaster Via Digital is attempting to renegotiate the price it paid the German TV giant for 2002 World Cup soccer rights.
Prisa, Spain's second largest media group, is riding Spain's recession well, reporting net profits of 76.7 million euros ($66 million) for 2001, just 17.2% down on a year earlier.
Spain's biggest film and TV conglom Admira halved full-year net losses to 347.3 million euros ($310.1 million). Admira full-year revenues reached $1.3 billion.
Spanish film and TV conglom Sogecable has reported full-year net profits of 2.8 million euros ($2.5 million), up from losses of $10.2 million a year earlier -- one of the best performances by a pay…
Spaniards care little for their past, partly because it has been such a calamity. That attitude has carried over to films: Over the last decade, local historical pics were rare and usually box office…
The first TV Forum Europe, touted as a candidate to replace the defunct Monte Carlo TV market, kicked off Feb. 17 in Barcelona.
U.K. media conglom Pearson's majority-owned Spanish publishing and media giant Recoletos saw operating profits drop 81.5% to 6.5 million euros ($5.7 million) in 2001 compared with the previous year…
Spanish publishing and media giant Recoletos saw its net profits drop 81.5% in 2001 to €6.5 million ($5.7 million), compared to the previous year.
Troubled Spanish digital terrestrial television platform Quiero has appointed Luis Sahun to replace Ildefonso de Miguel as its general manager and top exec.
If Spanish industryites at the American Film Market look a little drawn, it may not just be jet lag. They have just gotten bad news from home.
Ildefonso de Miguel has resigned as general manager and top exec at troubled digital terrestrial television (DTT) platform Quiero.