The European Commission launched a fresh investigation into the 2004 merger of Sony Music and BMG on Thursday, the EC's second probe into the deal.
Pan-European kids entertainment specialist Jetix on Friday announced the appointment of Jo Sherlock as commercial director for the U.K. and Nordic territories.
The U.K. Film Council's Development Fund has awarded £115,000 ($224,000) to four new Blighty film projects.
"Deal or No Deal" pumped profits at entertainment producer Endemol, which reported strong growth on Thursday amid rumors of its impending sale by Spanish parent Telefonica.
Cinema attendance in the European Union rose 4% in 2006, according to statistics released by the European Audiovisual Observatory on Wednesday.
Jetix Europe has acquired European pay TV rights for the adventure comedy toon "Iggy Arbuckle." Series, produced by Toronto-based Blueprint Entertainment in association with National Geographic Kids'…
Shareholders of Dutch TV format giant Endemol approved its planned acquisition of Endemol France on Wednesday, clearing the way for Spanish parent company Telefonica to sell the group outright. The…
John de Mol's budding, Netherlands-based, multimedia conglom Talpa Media has launched an international distribution division called Talpa Content.
Belgium's music and homevid market grew across the board in 2006, according to stats released Thursday by the country's Intl. Federation of the Phonographic Industry and the Belgian Video Federation.
The European Union launched Media 2007, the latest version of its multimillion-dollar audiovisual subsidies program, at the Berlin Film Festival on Sunday.
A group of Europe's leading mobile operators signed an agreement in Brussels Tuesday aimed at protecting children using cell phones.