After years of languishing under the corrupt Milosevic dictatorship, Serbian TV in the postdictator era is expanding at a pace that belies the economic woes affecting most of the world.
A fierce rivalry between Hungary's two commercial networks, SBS-controlled TV2 and CLT/Ufa's RTL Klub, is propelling the biz despite the deflation of ad revenues and broadcasting budgets around the…
Although Hungary is a little slow to catch up with the reality craze of the West, TV2's sex- and nudity-laden version of "Big Brother" has proven to be a powerful weapon against rival RTL Klub.
TV mart Discop opens Thursday in the Hungarian capital with an innovative program that includes sales and acquisitions of digital technology, a schedule of 30 conferences plus a program showcase that…
Two politicos ousted in April's general election will launch a cable TV news channel that many believe will pump right-wing propaganda.
The ax is falling at SBS' commercial network TV2, once Hungary's highest-rated channel, as the beleaguered broadcaster struggles to reorganize after losing its place to CLT/Ufa-controlled RTL Klub.
U.S.-owned theatrical distrib SPI Intl. has opened operations in Hungary's crowded but expanding cinema market with a commitment to invest $375,000 over the next two years and a long-term strategy to…
Pay TV pioneer HBO, which brought pay TV to Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Moldova, is expanding in its newest territory -- Bulgaria.
The April 21 electoral defeat of the center-right conservative government of Viktor Orban may mark the end to one of the strangest epochs in Hungarian cinematic history -- the era of the state-funded…
The contentious upcoming national elections this month threatened to derail media investors and programming skeds of networks, but political watchers predict the re-election of the center-right…