Pols plan to beef up the powers of the Australian Communications and Media Authority to censure broadcasters.
It's one down and 21 to go, as Australia's Seven Network announced on Monday it had agreed to mediate with the Australian Football League in its A$1.1 billion ($800 million) damages case.
A study released by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has shown Oz take up of digital free-to-air TV is on the up, but there is still widespread ignorance about it.
Australia's Seven Network is headed for a 40% lift in first-half earnings, thanks to a year of ratings success on the back of U.S. imports and local hits, the web's chairman Kerry Stokes said at…
Pubcaster SBS' head of television Shaun Brown will take over the managing director job vacated in August by Nigel Milan. Brown joined SBS in 2003 as TV topper and previously worked at Television New…
A study released on Wednesday by regulatory body the Australian Communications and Media Authority has shown digital free-to-air TV is on the upswing in Oz, but there is still widespread ignorance…
Queensland state premier Peter Beattie has asked "Australia Idol" producers to reinstate contestant Dan England, kicked off the show on Monday, because the daylight-saving time change robbed…
The Screen Producers Assn. of Australia is meeting pols this week to propose a tax break for investment in local film and TV drama. Org wants a 50% income tax exemption for private investors with…
Nine Network's drama topper Posie Grahame-Evans ankled on Monday to "spend more time with her family," leaving drama in the hands of director of development Sandra Levy, who joined Nine from…
Kim Williams, topper of feevee operator Foxtel, and John Porter, topper of regional paybox Austar, have committed to convert to digital and end analog broadcasts by March 2007.
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